International Women’s Day at Hotel Cartagena 8-14th March 2021

International Women’s Day at Hotel Cartagena

“The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand Celebrating women around the world, Latin American-style Hotel Cartagena will mark International Women’s Day from 8th –14th March this year with a week-long celebration inspired by this years IWD 2021 campaign theme: #ChooseToChallenge and scattered with some touches of the bold and undying spirit of the mighty Mexican feminist and artist Frida Kahlo. Kicking off with a weeklong ladies-only discount from 8th-14th March, each fabulous female diner will receive 20% off mains…

Diabetes Friends Association marks World Diabetes Day, launches “Blue Circle” drive

جمعية أصدقاء السكري بالشارقة تطلق حملة “الدائرة الزرقاء”

The Friends of Diabetes Association, one of the health-promoting organizations under the Health Education Department of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah has launched on Tuesday the “Blue Circle” campaign, which comes in conjunction with the World Diabetes Day and as part of the global initiative “Blue Circle” aimed at supporting patients with diabetes and raising health awareness of community members about methods of prevention and coexistence with diabetes. The five-day drive is featuring a medical exhibition at the University Hospital Sharjah to showcase diabetes-related technical and pharmaceutical…

Hyundai Motor wins 2020 Car Design Award for “Prophecy” Concept EV

Hyundai Motor wins 2020 Car Design Award

Hyundai receives prestigious Car Design Award for its “Prophecy” concept EV· The awards, held annually in Turin, Italy, took place digitally this year ·  “Prophecy” was awarded the prize for its Sensuous Sportiness design identity and innovative elements  Hyundai Motor Company has been awarded the 2020 Car Design Award in the “Concept Cars” category for its “Prophecy” concept EV, which debuted earlier this year. Hyundai’s appropriately named concept EV came in first in the “Concept” category of the 2020 Car Design Awards. “Prophecy” is notable for the way it combines…

‘Sharjah Child Friendly City’ Executive Committee calls for greater support to children and families in quarantine

Recommendations made at virtual meeting organised by Sharjah Child Friendly Office (SCFO) The meeting showcased institutional efforts to support the most affected families and called for a survey to identify basic needs and key challenges Sharjah, May 6, 2020 The Sharjah Child Friendly Office (SCFO) recently hosted a meeting of the Executive Committee of the ‘Sharjah Child Friendly City’ project, to discuss children’s rights to emotional, health and education support in the wake of the new coronavirus pandemic. The meeting explored how institutional efforts and initiatives in the emirate are…

Professor Silvia Serrano Appointed Executive Director of Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi (SUAD)

Abu Dhabi – UAE, 10 February, 2020: Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi (SUAD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Silvia Serrano to the position of Executive Director, effective 27 January 2020. In her new role, Professor Serrano will directly oversee management, strategic planning, human resource development, communications, and executive education across various disciplines, among other duties. Professor Silvia Serrano is a political scientist and a specialist in soviet and post-soviet studies. She holds a doctoral degree from the INALCO (National Institute of Oriental Studies, Paris) and a habilitation to…