Saturday, February 24, 2018

Cultural Observer

‘Eid in Dubai’ festival unveiled

The Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment unveiled the highlights of the fourth edition of ‘Eid in Dubai’- Eid-Al-Fitr 2011 at a press conference held...

The Persian Gulf and Pacific Asia: From Indifference to Interdependence

The Persian Gulf and Pacific Asia: From Indifference to Interdependence. Christopher Davidson In a new book, Christopher Davidson, an acclaimed expert on the Middle East's...

Three Best Selling Biography Books in 2016

The curiosity people exhibit towards the lifestyle of celebrities is quite normal as they often search for reflections of themselves in the "rich and...

Dubai Museum of the Future Foundation launches ‘Mostaqbal Portal’

The launch of ‘Mostaqbal Portal’ is an innovative initiative of Dubai Museum of the Future Foundation to cover the latest findings of the technology...

Sharjah International Book Fair 2011 opens tomorrow

Sharjah International Book Fair 2011 is now completely prepared for its 30th year

Dubai Culture Launches Culture & Arts Summer Programme

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage – has announced the launch of its ‘Our...

Gulf Film Festival awards competition winners

The third edition of the Gulf Film Festival, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman...

Art Dubai 2016 opens

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai inaugurated the tenth edition of Art Dubai 2016, officially opening...

Fourth Edition of Dubai Art Season Announced

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and, will mark the fourth edition of Dubai Art Season...

UAE National Day Holiday Announced

This year the 46th UAE National Day falls on Saturday. Sunday, December 3, is a national  day holiday for the public sector, but will...

Modhesh World to celebrate the tradition of ‘Hag-e-Lail’

Modhesh World is all set to welcome visitors in celebrating the occasion of Hag-e-Lail on Monday, July 26. Hag-e-Lail is the...

Abu Dhabi Classics continues its thrilling musical night in January

The year long musical program, Abu Dhabi Classics, organised by Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH) will continue in January with more...

Selection of 37 in-competition shorts at Gulf Film Festival depicts myriad...

The Gulf Film Festival, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Culture...

Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development (MCYCD) announced a cultural...

Cultural activities by other government departments to come under MCYCD umbrella The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development (MCYCD) has announced a cultural...

Sharjah Museums Department joins hands with Goethe-Institut to develop staff...

Sharjah Museums Department (SMD), the Goethe-Institut Abu Dhabi (GI) and the Robert Bosch Stiftung have joined hands and established the Robert Bosch Cultural Manager...

History of New Year Celebrations

All nations around the globe are preparing to celebrate the coming of the New Year – a symbol of the new beginning, of new...

How to Ditch Monotony This Weekend in Dubai

Constant construction, events and entertainment in a metropolis such as Dubai never stop, especially for tourists and guests of the city. High life,...

The Perfect Last Minute Gift – Magazine Digital Subscription

Magazine digital subscriptions and any other type of subscriptions make the perfect Christmas or year end gift, because the receiver gets a little something...

Emirati cinema blooms at Gulf Film Festival

The third edition of the Gulf Film Festival, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al ...

“Intellectual Property Rights” in focus during Sharjah International Book Fair

Sharjah International Book Fair 2011 granted a special spotlight in its agenda for raising public awareness on the importance of Intellectual Property Rights

First Day of Ramadan, Eid Al Fitr Announced

The first day of Ramadan for the Hijri year 1436 is likely to fall on Thursday, June 18, 2015, according to astronomical calculations of...

Young women filmmakers dominate Student Competition selection at GFF

The third edition of the Gulf Film Festival, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al ...

Emirates and Google to promote reading in Arabic

Emirates Airline and Google are ‘Celebrating Arabic Reading’ all through October in a collaboration to reach millions of smartphone users in the region, and...

Best Selling Books of 2014

If we take a look at the best selling books of this year, we will reach to a few key conclusions. First, kids and...