UAE

On Arab Geographies to showcase films from across Arab World

Sharjah 24 – WAM: Image Nation Abu Dhabi, one of the region’s leading media and entertainment companies, and independent film platform Cinema Akil, have announced, for the first time in Abu Dhabi, "On Arab Geographies", a film programme dedicated to showcasing a selection of films from across the Arab world and beyond.

Sharjah

Sultan Al Qasimi attends the award ceremony of Sharjah Award for the Best PhD Thesis in Administrative Sciences

Sharjah 24: His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member, Ruler of Sharjah and President of the University of Sharjah (UoS), on Wednesday, attended the award ceremony of the winners of the Sharjah Award for the Best PhD Thesis in Administrative Sciences in the Arab World for the 15th cycle, at the UoS campus.

UAE

Emirates Youth Council and Mubadala sign MoU to enhance engagement with Emirati youth

Sharjah 24 – WAM: The Emirates Youth Council and Mubadala Development Company, the Abu Dhabi-based investment and development company, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at developing the nation’s youth and equipping them with the skills required to become future leaders.

Sharjah

The Flag Island Fitness event strengthens community awareness

Sharjah 24: The Flag Island, Sharjah's premier tourist destination, will turn into a fitness boot camp, on Thursday and Friday (27 & 28 April) with the 'Unleash Your Potential' event organised as part of their fitness programme, aimed at promoting awareness among members of community about the importance of exercising and leading a healthy lifestyle.

Arts

Saif bin Zayed opens 27th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair

Sharjah 24 – WAM: Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, has inaugurated the 27th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, ADIBF, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Centre, ADNEC.

International

Turkey can't join EU with new constitution - lead EU lawmaker

Sharjah 24 – Reuters: Turkey will close the door on joining the European Union if it adopts constitutional changes backed at a referendum last week, a leading member of the EU parliament responsible for dealings with Ankara said on Wednesday.