We are in the process of developing and improving our website, and we invite you to participate in our brief survey to measure the level of your satisfaction
Satisfaction Survey For UAE Interact Website
رغبة منا بالتعرف على مستوى رضاكم عن موقعنا وبهدف تطويره وتحسينه، فقد قمنا بتصميم استبيان سريع لقياس مدى الرضا عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة روعي في تصميم الاستبيان أن يكون قصيرا وسريعا كي لا نطيل عليكم، وعليه نرجو منكم التكرم باستكماله عن طريق الرابط التالي
استبيان رضا المتعاملين عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة

EXHIBITIONS, EVENTS ETC. - EVENTS

Career UAE Fair 2008 records 31% growth in gross floor space

Posted on 15/04/2008

Careers UAE 2008, the largest recruitment, training and education event, organised exclusively for UAE nationals, has registered over 31 per cent growth in gross exhibition space to reach 13,200 sq meters, with the number of exhibitors touching 215. To be held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the Careers UAE 2008 is hosted by Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 15-17 April at the Dubai ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi in full gear for London Book Fair

Posted on 14/04/2008

Abu Dhabi is expected to make a prominent appearance at the London Book Fair 2008, which will be held between 14th and 16th April. The Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH) has prepared for an outstanding presence at the fair, where many of its previous cultural initiatives will be presented, including: the Sheikh Zayed Book Award, the Poetry Academy, Kalima project (translation and publishing), Kitab company (publishing), Qalam project (publishing), and the Abu Dhabi ...  >>MORE

Bonhomme dominates Red Bull Air Race season opener

Posted on 13/04/2008

Paul Bonhomme got his Red Bull Air Race World Series season off to a flying start on Friday with a resounding victory against Hannes Arch of Austria in front of 400,000 spectators in Abu Dhabi. Bonhomme who was runner-up in the championship last season to American Mike Mangold by a heartbreaking fraction of a second, got some sweet revenge in Abu Dhabi. He also demoralized the other 11 pilots in the process with scintillating times throughout the training and Qualifying. Arch got second place ...  >>MORE

Mickey Mouse show in May

Posted on 10/04/2008

Dubai will have some 'special' visitors in May. They are none other than the celebrity cartoon characters Mickey and Minnie Mouse. Global Village, a member of Tatweer, is set to transport 'Disney Live! Mickey's Magic Show' to Dubai, a magical on-stage production showcasing a never-seen-before combination of master magician Mickey Mouse and the ever-dazzling Minnie. The show will be staged thrice daily at the Dubai Airport Expo from May 15 to 26. Tickets will go on sale later this month. ...  >>MORE

Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid opens DIHAD 2008

Posted on 09/04/2008

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Foundation for Events Management and Organisation today inaugurated the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid & Development DIHAD 2008. The event is being held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. Sheikh Mohammed said in the keynote speech, read on his behalf by Ibrahim Bumelha Vice President Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian and ...  >>MORE

Red Bull Air race in Abu Dhabi to kick off April 10

Posted on 01/04/2008

Ten days countdown to the long awaited festival, the Red Bull Air Race, with the first round of the World Series 2008 hosted by the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi for the fourth consecutive year. This first round comes under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority. Abu Dhabi Corniche will be the platform of this awaited event, drawing attention of all motor-sports lovers from around the world into the UAE capital. In addition ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Festival continues till 2nd April

Posted on 31/03/2008

The first week of the 5th Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Festival had set a very high-standard of musical quality and pushed audience enthusiasm to frantic levels. Indeed, after the world class performances of the London Philharmonic, the powerful and soulful revival of Arabic Classics with Asmma Monaoar and Khaled Selim and the Bolshoi triumph, one might have wondered what this 5th Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Festival had in stock to keep up with such ground-breaking performances. The challenge was ...  >>MORE

Preparations afoot for Zayed marathon in New York

Posted on 29/03/2008

Preparations are afoot for the Zayed International Charity Marathon which will kick off in New York on May 17th. The proceeds of the event will be used to fund the Healthy Kidney Centre. The marathon is being launched in New York as per the directives from HH General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and will be organised by the International Road Runners. Deputy Chief of Staff of the UAE Armed Forces Lt. ...  >>MORE

DEMC to further drive UAE's Status as region's sports and cultural hub

Posted on 24/03/2008

Dubai is poised for an unprecedented expansion in sport and cultural activities with Dubai Event Management Corporation, according to HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Corporation's President. The Corporation was established by a law issued by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to manage and organise events, exhibitions and conferences. Launched by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed, the Corporation will introduce ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Musical and Arts Festival kicks on Saturday

Posted on 22/03/2008

The Fifth Abu Dhabi Musical and Arts Festival kicks off on Saturday night with the London Philharmonic Orchestra performing at Emirates Palace. The festival has brought big names from the art and music worlds for the first time to the capital, Hoda Kanoo, Founder of Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation (ADMAF), told Gulf News in exclusive interview. "Organising the festival this year was a big challenge for me. In five years the festival has developed a reputation and the world's biggest ...  >>MORE

Walk raises money for stray cats

Posted on 22/03/2008

Cat rescue charity Feline Friends held a walk on Friday to raise awareness of stray cat problems and to raise funds for spaying. Janet Small, spokesperson, said: "We've sterilised over 1,000 cats this year in association with Dubai Municipality. A healthy sterilised cat keeps the rodent population down, and also keeps other unhealthy cats from its community." The 9km walk around Safa Park in Jumeirah raised Dh5,060 in cash donations from about 150 participants and another Dh5,000 is expected ...  >>MORE

Francophone Week launched in UAE capital

Posted on 18/03/2008

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and France enjoy strong relations which were established in the early years of the UAE federation, said Deputy Prime Minister HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan. "Father and founder of the UAE the Late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al-Nahyan laid the foundations for these distinguished relations in his historic visit to France in 1974 during which the two nations decided to work towards the development of a strategic and long term partnership in political, economic, ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Fashion Week opens with Italian delights

Posted on 16/03/2008

Italian fashion house Vittorio Missoni showcased its fall and winter fashion collection at the Abu Dhabi Fashion Week last night. The opening night of this four-day event also featured runway shows of collections by Aisha Desmal, an Emirati designer from Abu Dhabi, Milia Maroun from Lebanon and a special collection designed and produced by the Sheikh Zayed Private Academy. The shows are being staged at a custom-built venue in the gardens of the Emirates Palace Hotel. Attention will also be ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi book fair highlights Arab heritage, history

Posted on 13/03/2008

The ongoing Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF), has provided great emphasis on Arab culture, heritage and history, with national and international publishers showcasing new and old titles of great intellectual and informative value. German publisher Georg Olms is specialising in Arab heritage, mostly from the Gulf area, presenting a rare collection of non-fictional books about all aspects of life in the desert. There are titles on the history of Bedouins in this area, Islam and its ...  >>MORE

18th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair set to be largest ever

Posted on 10/03/2008

The forthcoming 18th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF), organised by KITAB, a joint venture between the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH) and the Frankfurt Book Fair, is set to be bigger and better than ever before. Taking place from 11th to 16th March under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nayhan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, this year's ADIBF will play host to a number of innovative ...  >>MORE

Al Ain Classical Music Festival begins

Posted on 06/03/2008

The eighth annual Al Ain Classical Music Festival, which gets under way this evening with the region's first Arabic performance of the operatic masterpiece Don Giovanni, has now come of age and is evolving into a truly global event, according to HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs. Over 150 artists from 10 countries will participate in the festival. The Festival this year features a production, direction and performing cast of more than 150 from 10 ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Book Fair to start March 11

Posted on 03/03/2008

Under the patronage of HH General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Kitab company in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH), will organize the 18th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, which begins March 11 and runs through until March 16. HE Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoon, chairman of ADACH said, "ADACH will give all efforts to make the book fair successful and be one the most important ...  >>MORE

Fujairah to organise cultural events in Paris

Posted on 27/02/2008

Fujairah Days in Paris will be organised on June 25-29 under a cooperation agreement signed on Monday between the Fujairah Authority for Culture and Information (FACI) and the Arab World Institute in Paris, a senior Fujairah government official announced. Mohammed Saeed Al Dhanhani, Deputy Chairman of FACI, who signed the agreement with Director General of the Institute Mukhtar Taleb, said the event in the French capital Paris would showcase the heritage and culture of the UAE in general and ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi to host Festival for Nations' Culture, Heritage and Folklore

Posted on 19/02/2008

The Abu Dhabi Festival for the Nations' Culture, Heritage and Folklore 2008 will be launched in June. The event helps bolster Abu Dhabi's image as an oasis for coexistence, openness and tolerance among all communities. This festival comes as a consolidation of the Abu Dhabi Strategy of 2008, initiated by His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of UAE. It will be held under the patronage of the Mother of the Emirates - Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak - as an ...  >>MORE

Cultural firsts promised at Al Ain music festival

Posted on 19/02/2008

The eighth Al Ain Classical Music Festival will feature some cultural firsts in the region, including a UAE orchestra. The festival which has traditionally focused on Al Ain and was restricted to three days, will now run for 11 days, from March 6 until March 16. Held under the patronage of Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, it includes the region's first Arabic performance of Mozart's Don Giovani opera performed by a cast of opera singers from Lebanon accompanied by 63 ...  >>MORE

Zayed International Charity Marathon in New York in May

Posted on 18/02/2008

The Zayed International Charity Marathon will be held next May in New York City to raise fund for the Healthy Kidney Centre. The marathon is being launched in New York as per the directives from HH General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and will be organised by the International Road Runners. Deputy Chief of Staff of the UAE Armed Forces Lt. General Mohammed Hilal Suroor Al Ka'abi hailed the patronage of ...  >>MORE

More than 10,000 walk, skate or jog for Terry

Posted on 09/02/2008

More than 10,000 people, some on roller-blades and bicycles and some pushing babies in prams, but most simply on foot, took part in the Terry Fox Run on Friday morning. According to the run's organisers, participation from people wanting to contribute their efforts to those with special needs was so great that they ran out of stickers. "In the 13 years I have taken part in the Terry Fox committee, I have not seen such a large number of enthusiastic volunteers. Last year we managed to collect ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Terry Fox Run tomorrow

Posted on 07/02/2008

One of the world's largest one-day fundraisers for cancer research, the Abu Dhabi Terry Fox Run (ADFTR), will take place on Friday. The event represents Terrence Stanley Fox's suffering from a rare type of bone cancer or osteosarcoma, which specialists say is curable today. Internationally, the UAE is ranked 6th among 39 participating countries in the amount of money raised in 2006 with over Dh3 million revenue from annual fundraisers all earmarked for cancer research through the UAE ...  >>MORE

Gloria Estefan's rhythm gets Dubai

Posted on 15/12/2007

The inaugural "Rhythm and Reels" programme of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) got off to a glorious start on Thursday with Gloria Estefan's first ever concert in the Middle East and the premiere of 90 Millas, a documentary produced and directed by her husband Emilio Estefan. Raised in the United States, Gloria has stayed true to her Cuban roots through her music. Her latest album is a tribute to Cuban music and to the legends of Latin music. It features collaborations with ...  >>MORE

Awafi Festival to kick off on December 14

Posted on 12/12/2007

The Awafi Festival 2008 is set to commence on December 14. The festival, which consists of interactive desert activities and will be held in the Awafi Desert area in Ras Al Khaimah this year, will conclude on January 5, 2008. The activities will be sponsored by the Department of Economic Development (DED), along with Emirates Union Sports. The events, entry for which is free, are expected to attract a large number of residents from RAK and other emirates of the UAE. Hamad Hassan Al Shamsy, ...  >>MORE

Red Arrows' Hawks to dazzle UAE's capital

Posted on 11/12/2007

The Red Arrows, the world's most famous aerobatic display team, will be in Abu Dhabi on 13 December as part of their BAE Systems and Rolls-Royce sponsored 'Eastern Arrows' tour. They will perform a fly-by of the world famous Emirates Palace and along the Abu Dhabi Corniche. The event in the UAE capital is being supported by the Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority. At 3:30pm on 13 December, The Red Arrows, the aerobatic display team of the Royal Air Force, will present their stunning aerobatic display ...  >>MORE

Sultan to open book fair at Sharjah Expo today

Posted on 05/12/2007

The sixth edition of Sharjah World Book Fair will be inaugurated today by His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah. The book fair at Sharjah Expo centre will run until December 14. Over 700 publishers from 55 countries will exhibit their publication. This will include 120 publishers who will be participating in the fair for the first time. An estimated 100,000 titles will be displayed in Arabic and English. (Khaleej Times) ...  >>MORE

Sharjah Book Fair attracts American publishing houses

Posted on 27/11/2007

American publishing houses will participate for the first time during next month's Sharjah World Book Fair, organisers confirmed on Monday. Major publishing houses from over 39 countries from Arab world and from Europe, Asia, and America will participate at the international book fair that will be held form December 5 to December 14 at the Sharjah Expo Centre."This year, for the first time, the United Sates of America will participate in Sharjah's Book Fair and will provide visitors with a wide ...  >>MORE

Dubai Terry Fox run second largest in the world

Posted on 22/11/2007

The Dubai Terry Fox Run had the second largest number of participants in the world in 2007 and was the third biggest in terms of revenue, has said the International Organising Committee for the Terry Fox Foundation ahead of next year's charity marathon. The 2007 Dubai Terry Fox Run drew an estimated 10,500 participants, just a few hundred behind Bogata, Columbia which was the single biggest run site with 10,848 participants, according to Breeda McClew, International Director for the Terry Fox ...  >>MORE

United Arab Emirates on track for 'Better Cities and Better Lives'

Posted on 16/11/2007

The United Arab Emirates is one of the fastest growing countries in the world with one of the highest standards of living. And yet there are many people living there who remember a life of shortages and deprivation, a time when the normal requirements of daily living could not be taken for granted. The change in their lives over the past three or four decades has been, without exaggeration, quite extraordinary. The secret behind this remarkable story lies in the fact that the UAE benefited ...  >>MORE

Dubai International Fashion Week opens

Posted on 24/10/2007

Tuesday marked the first day of Dubai International Fashion Week. The Week is an epitome of glitz and glamour as it opened with a host of spring/summer 2008 collections. The event features dazzling jallabiyas, saris, jeans, jackets and evening gowns by top designers. (Gulf News) ...  >>MORE

HCT all set to host Festival of Thinkers

Posted on 18/10/2007

Celebrating human intelligence and capacity for formulating and following an idea through thought, the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) is organising a Festival of Thinkers in Abu Dhabi from October 21 to October 24. Nobel laureates and renowned thinkers from all parts of the world will meet here to share their views on philosophical, scientific, economic, political, cultural and social issues that concern our world today. The festival, which was launched in 2005 and is held biannually, ...  >>MORE

Zayed Book Award attracts high attention at Frankfurt Book Fair

Posted on 12/10/2007

Zayed Book Award is participating in Frankfurt Book Fair held in Frankfurt in Germany from 10th to 14th October with participation of 110 countries. Rashid Al Eraimi, Secretary General of the Award said that their participation in this fair comes in line with the strategy of the Secretariat General to explore all chances for the Award to be present at the most important international cultural activities, especially those relevant to book publishing and distribution. He added that the end of ...  >>MORE

Dubai Cares hosts Disney entertainment sessions during Eid

Posted on 11/10/2007

"Dubai Cares" Campaign will host on the third day of Eid Al Fitr the Disney entertainment sessions, whose revenues will go to Dubai Cares campaign to finance the educational needs of over 100 million children in poor countries. The event, which will be held at Dubai Creek Park on Oct., 5th, from 7pm- 9pm, will be under sponsorship of Sheikh Saeed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Well known Disney film music notes will be performed in the event. It will be telecast on two large screens. ...  >>MORE

Dubai Properties signs sponsorship deal with London Philharmonic Orchestra

Posted on 10/10/2007

Dubai Properties is proud to announce the success of its first sponsored concert performed by the world's best known and best loved orchestras, the London Philharmonic Orchestra. The concert, led by renowned principal conductor Kurt Masure, took place at the Royal Festival Hall in London on the 3rd of October. It is the first in a string of concerts to be sponsored as part of a three year sponsorship deal between Dubai Properties and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. The sponsorship ...  >>MORE

Arabic opera will bring history of UAE to life

Posted on 13/09/2007

Celebrations for the 36th National Day on December 2 are set to be a unique experience, as the history of the UAE will come alive in an Arabic opera incorporating poetry and storytelling, being performed over three days. The Dubai Development Information company (DDI) yesterday announced that to celebrate National Day an 80-minute opera titled A Glorious Wedding will be organised to pay homage to the spirit of the UAE. "It is perhaps the only opera that speaks about the people of the UAE ...  >>MORE

QAQ plans series of events

Posted on 12/09/2007

Ramadaniat Al Qasba, the annual event that combines spirituality with family entertainment, will be held through out the Holy Month of Ramadan at Qanat Al Qasba, the cultural hub and ultimate family and leisure destination of the region located in the heart of Sharjah. Marwan Al Sarkal, CEO of Qanat Al Qasba Development Authority, said that Ramadaniat Al Qasba, which will run for the third consecutive year, has fast caught on a popular annual event among residents as well as visitors to ...  >>MORE

Fifth DIHAD conference in April next year

Posted on 12/09/2007

The fifth edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition (DIHAD 2008) will be held at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from April 8 to 10, 2008. Addressing a press conference at the Dubai Healthcare City on Tuesday, the organisers said that the upcoming conference and exhibition aims at contributing through dialogue on a number of pressing issues affecting the humanitarian domain and communities in need. Under the ...  >>MORE

Cat show in Abu Dhabi to focus on Arabian Mau

Posted on 04/09/2007

A National Cat Show will be launched at the Breakwater Area, opposite the Marina Mall in Abu Dhabi on September 7. Highlighting the show will be the World Cat Federation's official recognition of the ‘Arabian Mau' as a local breed of cat from the UAE. The event will precede the 3rd International Cat Show 2007, which has been scheduled at the Children City of the Dubai Creek Park from November 9 to 10. The international event will be jointly organised by the Animal Welfare Department of the ...  >>MORE

Minister of Health opens Abu Dhabi's first Medical Congress

Posted on 03/09/2007

Humaid Mohammed Obeid Al Quttaimi Minister of Health has stressed the importance of keeping abreast with the world scientific developments in the fields of patient health, emergency and healthcare, as they represent the mainstay of all medical services rendered by hospitals and Medicare centres across the world. In his inaugural address kicking off Abu Dhabi's first Medical Congress and Exhibition, the Minister also said that this is an ideal opportunity for those who work in the medical field ...  >>MORE

UAE balloonists to enthral German audience

Posted on 29/08/2007

UAE's Hot Air Balloon team will take part in the International Open Balloon Festival in Germany from August 31st to September 5th.Flight Captain Abdul Aziz Nasser Al Mansouri, President of the UAE balloon Team said the high international profile the team had earned was a result of direct support and care lent by General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, since the first Arab team launched its world tour under the ...  >>MORE

Page: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28

RETURN TO TOP | WAM UP TO THE MINUTE NEWS

Quick List

Career UAE Fair 2008 records 31% growth in gross floor space


Abu Dhabi in full gear for London Book Fair


Bonhomme dominates Red Bull Air Race season opener


Mickey Mouse show in May


Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid opens DIHAD 2008


Red Bull Air race in Abu Dhabi to kick off April 10


Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Festival continues till 2nd April


Preparations afoot for Zayed marathon in New York


DEMC to further drive UAE's Status as region's sports and cultural hub


Abu Dhabi Musical and Arts Festival kicks on Saturday


Walk raises money for stray cats


Francophone Week launched in UAE capital


Abu Dhabi Fashion Week opens with Italian delights


Abu Dhabi book fair highlights Arab heritage, history


18th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair set to be largest ever


Al Ain Classical Music Festival begins


Abu Dhabi Book Fair to start March 11


Fujairah to organise cultural events in Paris


Abu Dhabi to host Festival for Nations' Culture, Heritage and Folklore


Cultural firsts promised at Al Ain music festival


Zayed International Charity Marathon in New York in May


More than 10,000 walk, skate or jog for Terry


Abu Dhabi Terry Fox Run tomorrow


Gloria Estefan's rhythm gets Dubai


Awafi Festival to kick off on December 14


Red Arrows' Hawks to dazzle UAE's capital


Sultan to open book fair at Sharjah Expo today


Sharjah Book Fair attracts American publishing houses


Dubai Terry Fox run second largest in the world


United Arab Emirates on track for 'Better Cities and Better Lives'


Dubai International Fashion Week opens


HCT all set to host Festival of Thinkers


Zayed Book Award attracts high attention at Frankfurt Book Fair


Dubai Cares hosts Disney entertainment sessions during Eid


Dubai Properties signs sponsorship deal with London Philharmonic Orchestra


Arabic opera will bring history of UAE to life


QAQ plans series of events


Fifth DIHAD conference in April next year


Cat show in Abu Dhabi to focus on Arabian Mau


Minister of Health opens Abu Dhabi's first Medical Congress


UAE balloonists to enthral German audience