A musical programme has revealed its ability to improve the social interaction of children with autism spectrum disorder. This was revealed in a study done by researcher Abdullah Abdul-Aziz Ghareeb as part of the requirements to obtain a Master’s degree in Autism from the College of Graduate Studies at...
The Australian Embassy in Doha will host an exhibition of Australian opals, opening on 23 May and closing on 15 June.  The exhibition will feature rare and precious opals on loan from the South Australian Museum.  The items have been selected from the South Australian Museum’s Opals exhibition which...
Jewellery Salon 2017 promises to be most spectacular yet and will once again be held under the patronage of members of the Saudi Royal family. This is a wonderful opportunity for the ladies of Saudi Arabia to gather and enjoy an inspiring collection in a relaxed and discreet setting....
Apparently not content with having the world's tallest building, an indoor ski slope and countless other baubles, Dubai now boasts one more: its own typographic font. The forward-looking Mideast business hub unveiled the new font designed with Microsoft's help. This is the first time that a typeface, created specifically for...
2017: The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), in close cooperation with the Information and eGovernment Authority (iGA) has launched the ‘Domestic Tourism Survey’, which aims to monitor all recreational and leisure trips of residents for the year 2016-2017. The survey, which is being introduced for the first time in...
Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) is celebrating the historic 20th anniversary of Sharjah Art Museum during the prestigious Arabian Travel Market in Dubai. A large delegation from SMD played a key role in the travel and tourism exhibition, using the occasion to highlight Sharjah Art Museum’s most significant exhibitions, collaborations and...
INJAZ Bahrain successfully concluded its 9 th annual National Company Competition at the Crown Plaza Hotel. The event witnessed 20 student entrepreneur teams from around Bahrain compete to obtain the coveted University Company of the Year and School Company of the Year titles in addition to several other awards,...
The ninth annual Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival kicked off in UAE on Wednesday and will run through April 29. It is the largest reading festival catering to children in the Gulf, with more than 120 exhibitors and some 2,100 events. Last year’s event drew 254,000 visitors. This year’s theme is...
A whopping 93,000 attended the Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix over the three days. Following the conclusion of race, Arif Rahimi, Chairman of the Bahrain International Circuit, said: “I offer our congratulations to Sebastian Vettel and Scuderia Ferrari on a superb victory under the lights here at the BIC. "All our...
Qatar food production industry accounts for approximately 7% of the country's domestic consumption.  It depends mainly on food imports for local needs. Qatar is the most urbanized nations among the GCC states.  Urban lifestyles have raised the standard of living of individuals and changed their eating pattern, resulting in a...