Dubai Culture its public libraries contain array of diverse content and programme of activities and events

“دبي للثقافة” تؤكد على احتضان مكتباتها العامة

During a virtual workshop on the experience of reading in public libraries, held during National Reading Month Dubai Culture affirms its public libraries contain array of diverse, rich content and programme of activities and events Discussing the role of public libraries in promoting reading and Presenting rich platforms to discover, nurture and hone literary and artistic talents. Emphasising the keenness of Dubai Public Libraries’ team to prepare rich cultural and knowledge content for the public. Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) participated in a virtual workshop organised by Abu…

Acer Showcases Updated Official Predator PCs and Monitor at Intel Extreme Masters

Acer updates Official Predator IEM PCs and monitor with the latest state-of-the-art gaming technologies, set to bring a serious punch and new levels of competitive gameplay Acer reaffirms its commitment as the exclusive global PC and monitor partner for IEM, the world’s largest eSports event DUBAI, UAE (March 09, 2021) Acer, the official global PC and monitor partner for the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM), showcased a new line up of official Predator IEM PCs and monitor to fans during the flagship event in Katowice, Poland. Considered one of the toughest…

Dubai Culture completes inventory of knowledge assets at Dubai Public Library branches

“دبي للثقافة” تنجز جرد الأوعية المعرفية في فروع مكتبة دبي العامة

Investing modern technologies to raise the efficiency of corporate performance and enhance customer satisfaction. Inventoried around 600 thousand knowledge items in record time using RFID technology. Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) inventoried the knowledge assets at all branches of Dubai Public Library and the Hatta region using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), which is considered the latest management and protection systems for groups in the current era. The Authority is keen to employ advanced technologies that would enhance its corporate agility and achieve a speedy completion of the tasks…

Twice the fun for Foundation Friends   at this year’s Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

مهرجان طيران الإمارات للآداب متعة فائقة وفائدة جمة

 Two years for the price of one offer rewards loyal fans Dubai, 6 December 2020: Fans of the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature are in line for twice the festival fun and two years of benefits when they renew their Foundation Friends memberships this year. Foundation Friends get access to priority booking and festival ticket discounts, in addition to other benefits. “Our Foundation Friends mean the world to us, and we are so grateful for their continued support. While we do offer a range of benefits, we know most of…

Three Day Super Sale: Great discounts on Western Furniture  

خصومات كبرى من “ويسترن للمفروشات”

Off up to 25 to 75 per cent on ‘Made in Italy’ furnishings UAE (November 27, 2020): The Three-Day Super Sale is back for shoppers to indulge in a shopping escapade, and Western Furniture offers incredible discounts on a wide range of Italian furnishings. Starting from 26th November until the 28th November, shoppers can avail 25 to 75 per cent off on Italian furniture brands exclusively at Western Furniture. This Three-Day Super Sale comes at a time where interior designers, architects and homemakers can bring life to their dream design…

Sharjah Public Libraries launch book drop boxes service at its eastern and central region branches

“مكتبات الشارقة العامة” تطلق خدمة “صندوق الإرجاع”

As part of its continued efforts to advance its services and offerings to customers, the Sharjah Public Libraries (SPL), an affiliate of the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), has launched a book drop box service to enable members in the central and eastern regions of the emirate return their borrowed books without having to enter the library physically. SPL has installed several book drop boxes near the main entrance of its five branches in Kalba, Khorfakkan, Dibba Al Hisn, Wadi Al Helo, and Al Dhaid to ensure compliance with the ongoing precautionary…

Intel Executing toward XPU Vision with oneAPI and Intel Server GPU

What’s New:  Intel announced key milestones in its multi-year journey to deliver a mix of architectures with a unified software experience. The company announced the gold release of Intel® oneAPI Toolkits coming in December, and new capabilities in its software stack as part of the Intel’s combined hardware and software design approach. Intel also debuted its first discrete graphics processing unit (GPU) for the data center, Intel® Server GPU, based on the Xe-LP microarchitecture and designed specifically for high-density, low-latency Android cloud gaming and media streaming. “Today is a key…

DUBAI DESIGN WEEK 2020 IS NOW OPEN

انطلاق فعاليات أسبوع دبي للتصميم

Dubai Design Week is held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Marking the region’s first major cultural event to return in physical form since the beginning of the pandemic, the sixth edition of Dubai Design Week presents a diverse programme of 150+ events and activities in d3 and across the city The inaugural MENA Grad Show showcases 50 of the most exciting social impact innovation projects set to transform our lives, from some of the brightest minds in the region Alongside the…

Sultan Al Qasimi supports global book industry; orders allocation of AED 10 million for publishers at SIBF 2020

Sultan Al Qasimi supports global book industry;

His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, has ordered the allocation of AED 10 million for the purchase of titles in Arabic and foreign languages, which have been brought in by the 1,024 publishers who are participating at the ongoing 39th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) organised by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA). The announcement is in keeping with His Highness’s leading efforts to support both regional and international publishers to ensure the continued growth of the book and…

‘Kan Yama Kan’ contributes 1,500 children’s books

“كان ياما كان” تهدي 1500 كتاب للأطفال اللبنانيين

to support restoration of Beirut’s damaged libraries UAE Board on Books for Young People initiative leads project in response to Sheikha Bodour’s directive to revive libraries hit by Beirut explosion In response to a call made by Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Vice President of the International Publishers Association (IPA) and Head of the Advisory Committee of Sharjah World Book Capital (SWBC) 2019, to restore and develop three libraries damaged by the devastating explosions in Beirut, the UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY) has provided 1,500 children’s books…