25th Dubai International Boat Show

25th Dubai International Boat Show

21 Mar 2017

Some of the world’s most innovative water adventure companies are showing visitors how to shed new light on the ocean floor at the 25th Dubai International Boat Show. These deep sea submersibles are taking water wanderlust to new depths of planet Earth, allowing owners to access depths of a kilometre under the sea surface in comfort and safety.

Triton Submersibles, Seabreacher and Ortega Submersibles are all opening the eyes of thrill seeking visitors who are keen to explore the... Read More

Outlines and Variations: Uzbekistan through photo lens

Outlines and Variations: Uzbekistan through photo lens

21 Nov 2016

17th November 2016, Andakulova Gallery in Dubai hosted the official opening ceremony of the exhibition dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Uzbekistan. This new artistic group photo exhibition titled “Outlines and Variations: Uzbekistan through photo lens”, organized under the patronage of the Consulate General of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Dubai, UAE. The photo exhibition is open to the public and takes place over two weeks – November 17th to December 5th... Read More

Beijing Circus thrills crowds at ongoing 35th Sharjah International Book Fair running up to Nov 12th!

Beijing Circus thrills crowds at ongoing 35th Sharjah International Book Fair running up to Nov 12th!

03 Nov 2016

The ‘Brilliant Art Show’ circus from Beijing, China, performed a stunning mix of acrobatics, juggling and balancing at the 35th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), as just one of the hundreds of attractions this year’s event.

Themed ‘Read More’ and taking place at Expo Centre Sharjah, SIBF 2016 runs from November 2-12 and is hosting 1,681 publishing houses from 60 countries. More than 1.5 million titles will be on display from participating publishers. SIBF is now... Read More

A reverence for history

27 Oct 2015

During the period from November 18 to December 15, 2015 an International Cultural Festival of Sheikh Zayed for handicrafts menwill be heldin Abu Dhabi. The cultural festival held since 2009 providing cultural cooperation between the different countries, and also acquainting with cultural heritage of United Arab Emirates people.

This year the Kazakhstan handicraftsmen is participating in the festival for the first time and will compete with the colleagues from the Emirates, Saudi... Read More

'Arctic Sentinels' in Dubai

11 Oct 2015

Ahead of COP21 in Paris in November 2015, Alliance Française Dubai holds every month a series of cultural events and conferences around the Climate Change theme. Aiming to contribute in raising awareness about the challenging issues of global warning, Alliance Française Dubai invite Dubaians in September and October to watch, listen and debate.


Sept 16 til Oct 31 - Photo Exhibition 'Arctic Sentinels' by French Photographer & Journalist Nicolas Mingasson.

Nicolas... Read More

Affordability takes centrestage at Cityscape Global

31 Aug 2015

Developers at Cityscape Global will showcase cost-effective options for investors

Sixty per cent of investors expect Dubai's real estate market to grow over the next 12 months, says the results of a new survey conducted by global market research company YouGov.

With over half of home buyers (54 per cent) feeling positive about the continuing growth of the Dubai real estate market and a further three-fifths (58 per cent) expecting an increase in sales and rental prices over the next... Read More

UAE launches Cultural Week at Beijing International Book Fair

30 Aug 2015


The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development yesterday launched the UAE Cultural Week as part of the country's participation in the Beijing International Book Fair 2015 (BIBF) as the 'Guest of Honour'.

The ministry said the Cultural Week seeks to introduce the UAE's Arab-rich culture, heritage, development, and progress model to the world, and interact culturally and socially with participating countries.

Through its wise and creative leadership... Read More

UAE pavilion at Beijing International Book Fair draws crowds

30 Aug 2015

Official delegation seeks to strengthen rapport with i

August 28, 2015



Beijing: The UAE pavilion at the 22nd edition of the Beijing International Book Fair, has been attracting many Chinese visitors.

Visitors have shown a particular interest in the Arabic calligraphy and Heritage Village, where many get their names written in Arabic or try on traditional Emirati clothes, besides getting henna designs and taking photographs.

Afra Al Saberi, Under-... Read More

Russian Language Roundtable

07 May 2015

Issues concerning the teaching of Russian language discussed in the UAE

In early April 2015, a roundtable was held in Dubai on “Study Guides for the Russian Language: The Role of Literary Traditions, Trends and Modernity”. Aviamost brings a report

The participants of the event discussed modern methodology guides used for teaching Russian as a foreign language. They also touched upon the issue of introducing cultural components to the study process. Of no small importance, the... Read More

SIHH celebrates 25th anniversary

SIHH celebrates 25th anniversary

04 May 2015

The 25th Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie which took place from January 19th to 23rd 2015 at Palexpo, Geneva has ended on a positive note despite the announcement by the Swiss National Bank that it would detach its currency exchange rate from the Euro. This instantly hiked up the value of the Swiss franc and made watch products abroad 20 per cent more expensive. The economic cloud, which seemed to match Geneva’s sky, however could not dampen the excitement of watch enthusiasts to... Read More