Wednesday 16 October 2019

Dubai pedestrian bridge wins best GCCA photo award

A photo of sunrise over a pedestrian bridge located near Al Aweer Vegetable and Fruit Market in Dubai by Rolando Batacan has emerged as the overall winner in the global photography competition organised by the Global Cement and Concrete Association (GCCA). More than 5,000 en


Sipchem honoured for backing sustainable projects

Saudi Arabia-based Sipchem, a world-class integrated petrochemical leader, was recently honoured for its continuous efforts in supporting sustainable projects in cooperation with Jana Center, a Bena’a productive families center. Jana Center recently celebrated the fundraisi


Top 90's Bollywood singers set to rock Dubai

Bringing back the nostalgia, the trinity of 90s playback singing , Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik and Kumar Sanu will be performing live in Dubai on October 18 at Sheikh Rashid Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre.   This would be the Asia premier of the “Legends Forever” sh


Over 50 exhibitors for Prolight+Sound Middle East

More than 50 exhibitors from 10 countries will take part in the upcoming Prolight+Sound Middle East, the region’s dedicated exhibition and conference for professional lighting, audio and AV technology, in Dubai, UAE. Organised by Messe Frankfurt Middle East, the event runs


Sweden breaks ground on Dubai Expo 2020 pavilion

Sweden has broken ground on its Dubai Expo 2020 country pavilion being set up under the theme 'Co-creation for Innovation' with a major focus on sustainability. A tree-planting ceremony was conducted by Swedish Minister for Foreign Trade, Anna Hallberg, at the project sit


First China-Arab film, TV distribution platform launched in Dubai

Hala China’s second “China Film Week in Dubai” set the stage for the launch of a new Chinese film distribution platform, witnessed record red-carpet attendance and featured sell-out screenings of Chinese films at Roxy Cinemas last week.   At the inaugural Ch


Inaugural Saudi Media Forum to draw over 1,000 attendees

The inaugural “Saudi Media Forum” (SMF) is expected to attract more than 1,000 media leaders and professionals from around the world in December, organisers of the event announced.   Held under the theme “Media Industry: Opportunities and Challenges” t


UAE targets 1m student visits to Expo 2020

The UAE Ministry of Education and private educational groups in the UAE have signed agreements towards educational and inspirational journeys for students at Expo 2020 Dubai through more than one million visits. The agreement between Expo 2020 Dubai and the UAE Ministry of Educat


Five more shows added to UAE debut of The Phantom of the Opera

Due to overwhelming high demand, Broadway Entertainment Group and Dubai Opera have announced yet another extension to the Dubai premiere of the multi-award-winning 'The Phantom of the Opera' show. Five more shows will be added to the UAE debut of the show meaning musical


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