World Religious Leaders Meet in Boao to Empower Peaceful Development

World Religious Leaders Meet in Boao to Empower Peaceful Development

HAINAN, China – “It’s essential for major religions around the world to promote tolerance amid differences and maximize common ground in communications. Building partnerships for concerted effort represents the sole solution to defeating the pandemic and ending the wars.” On the morning of April 22, the Religious Leaders’ Dialogue was held at the 2022 Boao Forum for Asia. Religious leaders from the East and West and renowned scholars shared their observations and reach consensus on religious mutual learning, contributing their part to advancing global peace and development in the post-pandemic…

Beauty & Harmony – World Religious Leaders Set to Conduct Dialogue at Boao Forum for Asia

Beauty & Harmony – World Religious Leaders Set to Conduct Dialogue at Boao Forum for Asia

HAIKOU, China – With the theme of “The World in COVID-19 and Beyond: Working Together for Global Development and Shared Future”, the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2022 is scheduled from April 20 to 22. A breakdown session of BFA, the Religious Leaders’ Dialogue – eagerly awaited by hundreds of millions of religious believers worldwide – will open at 10 am on April 22. Due to the pandemic, the speakers of the dialogue will attend the event physically or virtually, including: Imam Yang Faming, President of The Islamic…

Universal Peace Federation: From Pandemic to Peace: Become an Ambassador of Change

Universal Peace Federation: From Pandemic to Peace: Become an Ambassador of Change

VIENNA–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— With global challenges such as COVID-19, poverty and inequality, race relations, international security, and global economic downturn, what can we do to facilitate meaningful change in our lives, families, communities and the world? When: Sunday, February 28, 2021, 1:30 AM. CET (Online Live broadcast from South Korea) or Sunday, February 28, 2021, 06:00 PM, CET (Highlights) Register (for free participation) at: http://www.rallyofhope.eu What: The Rally of Hope is a live-streamed online production using state-of-the-art augmented reality technology to connect millions of global viewers featuring world-class speakers and captivating entertainment. The Rally of Hope is uplifting, actionable and faith based. Why: This…

RIF Trust marks the 49th UAE National Day with a special initiative

The “Legacy of The Founders” initiative aims to educate RIF Trust’s employees about the rich heritage and culture of the UAE  (Dubai, United Arab Emirates – December 6th, 2020) – Dubai-based RIF Trust, part of the Latitude Group, an international leading residency and citizenship by investment advisory, marks the UAE National Day by organizing its “Legacy of The Founders” event for its employees. In celebration of the 49th anniversary of the United Arab Emirates, RIF Trust has invited its employees to commemorate the core values of the UAE’s history by…

Pure Gold Jewellers provides airfare for 51 insolvent prisoners from Punitive and Correctional Institution in Fujairah

بيور جولد للمجوهرات تسهم في توفير تذاكر سفر 51 نزيلاً

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 November 2020: As the UAE celebrates the 49th UAE National Day, Pure Gold Jewellers has come forward to bring cheer to the hearts of unfortunate victims of debt. As part of the Pure Gold Jewellers humanitarian initiative “Forgotten Society” to help indebted prisoners, the jewellery retailer covered the cost of airline tickets for 51 insolvent inmates released from the Punitive and Correctional Institution of Fujairah. Firoz Merchant, philanthropist, Founder and Chairman of Pure Gold Group, said: “As a long -time resident of the UAE, I…

On the auspicious occasion of the 49th UAE National Day 2020 Arak Tree Planting initiative launched

بمناسبة اليوم الوطني 49 لدولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة 2020

Emirates Environmental Group and Dabur International preserve native species of the Arab Region Arak trees are commonly used to produce Miswak twig, used as a natural toothbrush in Arab culture  Arak trees (Salvadora persica), commonly known for its Miswak twig holds traditional and medicinal importance in the Arab Region since centuries. Due to its versatile properties, the species has been under threat because of overexploitation for its commercial value. Dabur International and Emirates Environmental Group therefore, jointly launched the initiative of Miswak Tree Planting initiative that aims at restoring this native tree…

Universal Peace Federation: 70 Years After the Korean War, UPF Holds Online Summit for Peace and Reconciliation

Universal Peace Federation: 70 Years After the Korean War, UPF Holds Online Summit for Peace and Reconciliation

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– The Rally of Hope, the third organized by UPF, is expected to draw much international participation this weekend. This rally, produced in Korea, will focus mainly on the Korean peninsula, seventy years after the outbreak of the Korean war (1950-53). UPF is an NGO in general consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. Remembering yesterday’s war heroes; highlighting today’s peacemakers In addition to featuring prominent global leaders, the renowned Little Angels Folk Ballet of Korea will perform a special tribute in honor of…

SIBF 2020: Najwa Zebian urges women to find their true voice

SIBF 2020: Najwa Zebian urges women to find their true voice

Lebanese Canadian author offers piercing insights into the human heart and all its contradictions  “Your empowerment as a woman starts with you,” said Najwa Zebian, Lebanese Canadian author and poet, in a deeply personal and inspiring virtual discussion held yesterday at the 39th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair. The author offered interesting perspectives on self-help, feeling pain and letting go, and why women need to find their voice to discover who they really are. Channeling her painful experiences into profound words, Zebian, author of The Sparks of Phoenix,…

Xposure announces five winners  of Timothy Allen Photography Scholarship Award

Chosen from among 1,600 entries, winners were announced at a live streaming virtual ceremony Timothy Allen: Originality is a key attribute of our successful applicants along with an unmistakable passion for visual story telling. Selecting five entries from a record 1,600 entries for their ingenuity, originality and excellence in visual storytelling, the 5th edition of International Photography Festival – Xposure, has announced the winners of its premier Timothy Allen Photography Scholarship Award (TAPSA). The winners have been selected for Xposure’s fifth edition, which will be taking place in Sharjah from…

Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel Achieves Kosher Certification

20 October, 2020, Abu Dhabi: Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel (AFOCH), offering unparalleled services and exclusive hospitality experiences in the capital, added another achievement to its long list of accolades when it was certified as being Kosher compliant by Emirates Agency for Kosher Certification (EAKC). This move follows the UAE-Israel peace treaty that took place recently and the directive issued by Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism advising hotels in the Emirate to include kosher food and beverage options for incoming tourists and visitors. Kosher certification ensures that…