Sunday, February 18, 2018

Cultural Observer

Brand Dubai Announces Dubai Canvas Festival 2016

Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office, has announced that the second edition of the Dubai Canvas Festival will...

The Oscar Nominations 2016 Are Out

The 88th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will...

UAE declares 2016 as Year of Reading

The year 2016 has been declared the year of reading in the UAE to create a generation of book lovers and consolidate the UAE’s...

First Day of Winter 2015: The Winter Solstice

The first day of winter in 2015 falls on December 21. What does winter mean to you? Winter inspires both joy and woe. Some people can’t...

To 10 E-books of 2015

Whether consumers purchase print or e-books often depends on the genre. Children’s books saw print sales increase from 2013 to 2015. Meanwhile, the e-book...

Top 10 Print Books of 2015

While books are one of our oldest forms of entertainment, reading remains a top spare-time activity for all ages around the globe. But what...

City Sightseeing Dubai to give all UAE residents complimentary hop-on, hop-off...

To celebrate the 44th National Day of the UAE, City Sightseeing Dubai, is giving all UAE residents complimentary tours on its hop-on hop-off tour...

Cartoons meet Culture at upcoming ComiQ expo in The Dubai Mall

Following the remarkable success of its 3-day specialised cartoonist workshop, The Cultural Office of Her Highness Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum...

Best Books of 2015 Revealed

Books retailer giant, Amazon, today revealed its selections for the Best Books of 2015. The company's team of editors reads hundreds of thousands of...

10 Best Books for Christmas Gift in 2015

The best books for Christmas gift are usually the most popular new releases during the season. You know, these books that everyone is really...

Halloween Shopping Checklist – What You Need for a Spooky Celebration

The Halloween shopping has already begun not only for the addicted online shoppers, who usually factor a delivery time, but also for everyone who...

Most Popular Books in Fall 2015 Unveiled

Amazon.com announced its annual Big Fall Books Preview that features the most popular books readers choose to curl up with as the weather cools....

Best Books of 2015 (So Far)

Every year the editorial team ot the largest online retailer chooses titles for every reader’s summer itinerary from inspiring memoirs to deliciously provocative reads...

Ramadan Consumer Behaviour of MENA Residents

MENA residents stay in home-country and spend more during Ramadan Majority claim their day-to-day lifestyle remains relatively unchanged New study findings show the majority of residents...

First Day of Ramadan Announced

Ramadan will begin on June 18, Thursday, the committee assigned to sight the moon in UAE declared today, the national news agency Wam reported. The...

Ramadan Working Hours Announced

During the Holy Month of Ramadan, working hours for employees at various ministries and other federal authorities will be reduced by two hours, starting...

When is Father’s Day 2015

When is Father’s Day celebrated in the UK? Why does the apostrophe go there? Here is everything you wanted to know about the most...

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...

This Weekend in Dubai: Comedies & Music

Are you looking to make the most of your weekend in Dubai? It’s not just shopping and fancy restaurants – there’s much more visitors...

Arts & Music This Weekend in Dubai

Do you have any special plans for the weekend in Dubai? It’s maybe time to make some! With the end of the working week...

Hollywood Stars Arrive in Dubai for April’s Comic Con

The largest festival for pop culture, comics, film, and gaming entertainment in the region will bring artists, celebrities, and lots of exhibitors to Dubai...

Meet d3, One Direction & More This Weekend in Dubai

Artists, designers, musicians, and concept retailers from all over the world are coming in Dubai this weekend for Dubai Design District’s unique event “Meet...

Plan Perfect Weekend in Dubai with Our Events List

With so many exciting events happening in Dubai right now, the weekend promises plenty of entertainment and thrilling experiences to residents. Whether you are...

Coming Up! Meet d3 – This Design Weekend

This year, the Dubai Design District (d3) will host a unique event called “Meet d3.” It will take place shortly after the end of...