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Harvard Professor Wasmaa Chorbachi, a renowned ceramist and art historian speaks at her alma mater, Ahliah School-Downtown Beirut.

Harvard Professor Wasmaa Chorbachi was honored and hosted by Ahliah School as one of its 1961 graduates for a presentation entitled “They wrote on clay: Beauty in shards”. Professor Chorbachi received her PHD in Islamic art history from Harvard University,

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Harvard Professor Wasmaa Chorbachi, a renowned ceramist and art historian speaks at her alma mater, Ahliah School-Downtown Beirut.

Harvard Professor Wasmaa Chorbachi was honored and hosted by Ahliah School as one of its 1961 graduates for a presentation entitled “They wrote on clay: Beauty in shards”. Professor Chorbachi received her PHD in Islamic art history from Harvard University,

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Montreux Comedy @UAE set to kick off in March

Group’s first stop in Abu Dhabi before heading to Dubai for two-day show It is going to be crazy, loud and hilarious. The UAE is all set to open the curtains on the returning Montreux Comedy Festival, the world’s biggest

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Montreux Comedy @UAE set to kick off in March

Group’s first stop in Abu Dhabi before heading to Dubai for two-day show It is going to be crazy, loud and hilarious. The UAE is all set to open the curtains on the returning Montreux Comedy Festival, the world’s biggest

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Leading the Way in Conservation Engineering, Beirut’s Nature Conservation Centre Earns Top Spot and $15,000 in Ford Grants Scheme; Forestry Focused Lebanese Conservation Volunteers Project Scores $12,000 Reward

Egyptian team working with the Bedouin fishing communities to conserve coral reefs benefits from a $6,000 Special Categories grant Green biotechnology for adaption to climate change in Tunisia is honoured with the Best in Research accolade, also worthy of $6,000

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Leading the Way in Conservation Engineering, Beirut’s Nature Conservation Centre Earns Top Spot and $15,000 in Ford Grants Scheme; Forestry Focused Lebanese Conservation Volunteers Project Scores $12,000 Reward

Egyptian team working with the Bedouin fishing communities to conserve coral reefs benefits from a $6,000 Special Categories grant Green biotechnology for adaption to climate change in Tunisia is honoured with the Best in Research accolade, also worthy of $6,000

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Montreux Comedy Festival brings international comedians to the UAE for an unforgettable night of laughter

2017 edition of most popular French-language comedy festival to feature shows in English for the first time ever The people of the UAE are set to be treated to an unforgettable night of laughter with the arrival of the Montreux

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Montreux Comedy Festival brings international comedians to the UAE for an unforgettable night of laughter

2017 edition of most popular French-language comedy festival to feature shows in English for the first time ever The people of the UAE are set to be treated to an unforgettable night of laughter with the arrival of the Montreux

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DEWA launches children’s interactive book to explain concepts of science, technology and engineering

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) launched an interactive story titled, ‘Hamad and Dana Discover Solar Energy,’ to explain the concepts of science, technology, and engineering to children. The move supports the UAE wise leadership’s efforts to instil a culture

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DEWA launches children’s interactive book to explain concepts of science, technology and engineering

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) launched an interactive story titled, ‘Hamad and Dana Discover Solar Energy,’ to explain the concepts of science, technology, and engineering to children. The move supports the UAE wise leadership’s efforts to instil a culture

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American Hospital Dubai successfully hosts storytelling session in support of SAADA’s ‘Reading is Healing’ initiative

The American Hospital Dubai, in collaboration with Al Aalm Al Arabi for Publishing and Distribution, recently hosted a storytelling session for young children above the age of two years in support of the ‘Reading is Healing’ initiative by SAADA, a

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American Hospital Dubai successfully hosts storytelling session in support of SAADA’s ‘Reading is Healing’ initiative

The American Hospital Dubai, in collaboration with Al Aalm Al Arabi for Publishing and Distribution, recently hosted a storytelling session for young children above the age of two years in support of the ‘Reading is Healing’ initiative by SAADA, a

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A New Cultural Super-Group: The Merger

Cultural discovery platform Bookwitty, legacy book industry player Levant Distributors and innovative digital agency Keeward are consolidating their businesses under the umbrella of one company to form and act as one group, with the mission of empowering curious people around

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A New Cultural Super-Group: The Merger

Cultural discovery platform Bookwitty, legacy book industry player Levant Distributors and innovative digital agency Keeward are consolidating their businesses under the umbrella of one company to form and act as one group, with the mission of empowering curious people around

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DEWA main sponsor of 3rd Knowledge Summit 2016

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is the main sponsor of the 3rd Knowledge Summit 2016. The summit is the most important knowledge event in the region, and is organised by the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation, under the

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DEWA main sponsor of 3rd Knowledge Summit 2016

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is the main sponsor of the 3rd Knowledge Summit 2016. The summit is the most important knowledge event in the region, and is organised by the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation, under the

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Ministry of Health and Prevention wins best federal initiative award for early childhood reading program

45 leading individuals & organizations recognized for supporting Year of Reading initiative Over 5,000 books distributed for newborns as part of Ministry’s ‘My First Book’ initiative The Ministry of Health and Prevention has won the best federal initiative award for

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Ministry of Health and Prevention wins best federal initiative award for early childhood reading program

45 leading individuals & organizations recognized for supporting Year of Reading initiative Over 5,000 books distributed for newborns as part of Ministry’s ‘My First Book’ initiative The Ministry of Health and Prevention has won the best federal initiative award for

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Dialogue of Alphabets: Rediscover the Power of Dialogue and Civilization

In a time of haphazard instability, a time where Lebanon is stuck between forces of unrest, we find our country moving forward by its people and their love of art and culture.  On September 29, under the patronage and presence

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Dialogue of Alphabets: Rediscover the Power of Dialogue and Civilization

In a time of haphazard instability, a time where Lebanon is stuck between forces of unrest, we find our country moving forward by its people and their love of art and culture.  On September 29, under the patronage and presence

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Anis Nassar signs his autobiography “Rehlati min Souk El Gharb … Ila al shark walghareb”

Stories about a glorious past leading to a hopeful tomorrow Lebanese success stories abroad are well known worldwide, but few are documented in books to keep memories and honor History. Anis Nassar, the reputable civil engineer who succeeded in leveraging

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Anis Nassar signs his autobiography “Rehlati min Souk El Gharb … Ila al shark walghareb”

Stories about a glorious past leading to a hopeful tomorrow Lebanese success stories abroad are well known worldwide, but few are documented in books to keep memories and honor History. Anis Nassar, the reputable civil engineer who succeeded in leveraging

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DEWA is the first government organisation in the UAE to measure the happiness of children

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has measured the happiness of children who participated in the Reading is Positive Energy exhibition at Zabeel Park, Dubai. This supports the strategic objectives of the UAE, and the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed

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DEWA is the first government organisation in the UAE to measure the happiness of children

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has measured the happiness of children who participated in the Reading is Positive Energy exhibition at Zabeel Park, Dubai. This supports the strategic objectives of the UAE, and the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed

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Anis Nassar’s book signing event will be held on Sunday September 4th, 2016 at Balamand University at 5h00 pm

Anis Nassar was born in the town of Souk El Gharb in Mount Lebanon. After finishing high school in its college, Anis studied civil Engineering at the American University of Beirut. After working as a design engineer for two years

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Anis Nassar’s book signing event will be held on Sunday September 4th, 2016 at Balamand University at 5h00 pm

Anis Nassar was born in the town of Souk El Gharb in Mount Lebanon. After finishing high school in its college, Anis studied civil Engineering at the American University of Beirut. After working as a design engineer for two years

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DEWA concludes first children’s summer camp

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has successfully concluded its first Summer Camp. The camp was held under the theme ‘Engineers of the Future’ for children between the ages of 12-15, and took place from 7-18 August 2016, as part

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DEWA concludes first children’s summer camp

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has successfully concluded its first Summer Camp. The camp was held under the theme ‘Engineers of the Future’ for children between the ages of 12-15, and took place from 7-18 August 2016, as part

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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority concludes 2nd Summer Innovation Camp

Camp’s success reflects creativity of Emirati students  The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has concluded its second Summer Innovation Camp organized from 17th July to 18th August 2016 and attended by around 2000 students, an increase of 62% from last year’s

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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority concludes 2nd Summer Innovation Camp

Camp’s success reflects creativity of Emirati students  The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has concluded its second Summer Innovation Camp organized from 17th July to 18th August 2016 and attended by around 2000 students, an increase of 62% from last year’s

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HBMSU’s Smart Book Club unveils ‘Reading Knights Competition’ for Best Book Reviews

Visionary literary works by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum first to be critiqued Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) Smart Book Club has launched its ‘Reading Knights Competition’ under its new initiative: Smart Reading Club, which will provide

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HBMSU’s Smart Book Club unveils ‘Reading Knights Competition’ for Best Book Reviews

Visionary literary works by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum first to be critiqued Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) Smart Book Club has launched its ‘Reading Knights Competition’ under its new initiative: Smart Reading Club, which will provide

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DEWA organises first summer camp for young engineers

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has organised a summer camp for children under the theme ‘Engineers of the Future.’ The summer camp features specialised training programmes to develop children’s communication skills, helping them cope with pressure, face obstacles, and

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DEWA organises first summer camp for young engineers

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has organised a summer camp for children under the theme ‘Engineers of the Future.’ The summer camp features specialised training programmes to develop children’s communication skills, helping them cope with pressure, face obstacles, and

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Imdaad launches New Employee Development initiative to identify & retain high-potential talent

TATWIR assesses employee capabilities & facilitates skills enhancement for all-around development Conforming to Dubai Plan 2021 to reinforce and develop capabilities of people to ensure the emirate’s further progress and growth, Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities, environment and

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Imdaad launches New Employee Development initiative to identify & retain high-potential talent

TATWIR assesses employee capabilities & facilitates skills enhancement for all-around development Conforming to Dubai Plan 2021 to reinforce and develop capabilities of people to ensure the emirate’s further progress and growth, Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities, environment and

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When a new generation of innovative minds becomes a must!

Over the last few years, innovation and creativity have become crucial skills in order to achieve success and a sustainable economic growth. It’s no secret today that our country urges to maintain its fragile economic stability that is strongly correlated

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When a new generation of innovative minds becomes a must!

Over the last few years, innovation and creativity have become crucial skills in order to achieve success and a sustainable economic growth. It’s no secret today that our country urges to maintain its fragile economic stability that is strongly correlated

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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority supports ‘Reading Nation’ campaign

TRA to provide financial support and hold cultural events  The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced its participation in ‘Reading Nation,’ a Ramadan campaign launched by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the

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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority supports ‘Reading Nation’ campaign

TRA to provide financial support and hold cultural events  The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced its participation in ‘Reading Nation,’ a Ramadan campaign launched by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the

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TRA’s innovation camp to be launched next July

Aims to spread innovation and creativity culture in telecommunication and information technology sector The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) will launch the 2nd TRA Innovation Camp next July (17) and will last until August (18), which aims to spread innovation and

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TRA’s innovation camp to be launched next July

Aims to spread innovation and creativity culture in telecommunication and information technology sector The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) will launch the 2nd TRA Innovation Camp next July (17) and will last until August (18), which aims to spread innovation and

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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority lunches ‘Smart Library’ at Customer Happiness Centers

Initiative falls in line with “2016 as the Year of Reading” The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has unveiled the ‘Smart Library’ initiative which allows customers to review more than 200,000 books, periodicals, magazines and other publications through a number of

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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority lunches ‘Smart Library’ at Customer Happiness Centers

Initiative falls in line with “2016 as the Year of Reading” The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has unveiled the ‘Smart Library’ initiative which allows customers to review more than 200,000 books, periodicals, magazines and other publications through a number of

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Lightbox Brings the Spotlight To Lebanon’s Culture

Luxurious Lighting Company Lights Up National Museum A private concert was held on May 11 at the National Museum of Beirut and attended by the Minister of Culture, Mr Raymond Araygi, to inaugurate the unique new lighting arrangement of the

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Lightbox Brings the Spotlight To Lebanon’s Culture

Luxurious Lighting Company Lights Up National Museum A private concert was held on May 11 at the National Museum of Beirut and attended by the Minister of Culture, Mr Raymond Araygi, to inaugurate the unique new lighting arrangement of the

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DEWA launches year-long Reading is Positive Energy exhibition at Zabeel Park with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), in cooperation with the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (MBRF), has launched the Reading is Positive Energy exhibition at Zabeel Park in Dubai. The move is part of DEWA’s efforts to support the

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DEWA launches year-long Reading is Positive Energy exhibition at Zabeel Park with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), in cooperation with the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (MBRF), has launched the Reading is Positive Energy exhibition at Zabeel Park in Dubai. The move is part of DEWA’s efforts to support the

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Telecommunication Regulatory Authority calls for Emirati-wide participation in ALECSO Apps Award

Gala award ceremony to be held in November 2016 The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) has called for the widest possible participation in the 2nd edition of the ALECSO Apps Award launched by the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization

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Telecommunication Regulatory Authority calls for Emirati-wide participation in ALECSO Apps Award

Gala award ceremony to be held in November 2016 The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) has called for the widest possible participation in the 2nd edition of the ALECSO Apps Award launched by the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization

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Ministry of Climate Change and Environment Opens an Environmental Library

Environmental eBooks to be added to the library collection The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment has opened an environmental library to the public at its headquarters in Dubai in response to the Year of Reading 2016 initiative launched by

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Ministry of Climate Change and Environment Opens an Environmental Library

Environmental eBooks to be added to the library collection The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment has opened an environmental library to the public at its headquarters in Dubai in response to the Year of Reading 2016 initiative launched by

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