Tags » Abu Dhabi

Eid Mubarak - Blessed Celebration

Eid al-Fitr dawned this morning, hot and heavy with humidity but welcome none the less. The Festival of the Breaking of the Fast after the long month of daylight abstenance is indeed a cause for celebration with the traditional greeting of “Eid Mubarak”. 238 more words

UAE: The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal

In June of 2013, I went to Abu Dhabi for the first time. We flew United economy class all the way to Dubai and then took a taxi from the Dubai airport to Abu Dhabi. 472 more words


Emirati schoolchildren to learn English abroad

Abu Dhabi, UAE: A total of 500 Emirati schoolchildren from the emirate of Abu Dhabi will soon travel abroad in order to learn English and leadership skills, the Abu Dhabi Education Council (Adec) announced in a statement sent on Sunday. 198 more words

Abu Dhabi

34 youths trained at Omran and flagship tourism projects

Muscat, Oman: Omran (Oman Tourism Development Company) received 34 trainees in just the first half of this year; including current students and graduates from various higher education institutions in the Sultanate, as part of the Omran Internship Programme, a statement said. 443 more words

Abu Dhabi

Horizons End

I have greatly enjoyed my time here in Abu Dhabi. There are definitely many new buildings and opportunities arising out of this desert, changing and creating new horizons. 178 more words


Supreme Education Council signs MoU with Qatar Leadership Centre

Qatar: Supreme Education Council signs MoU with Qatar Leadership Centre The Supreme Education Council (SEC) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Qatar Leadership Centre (QLC) to develop and strengthen capacity building of the SEC’s leadership. 420 more words

Abu Dhabi

Northwestern Alumni, Faculty and Staff share insights with high school students in Summer Media Institute

Doha, Qatar: Northwestern University in Qatar’s Summer Media Institute, will this year bring together for the first time NU-Q alumni and 30 local high school students to share insights on several aspects of reporting and filmmaking as well as life at the university and in the workplace. 532 more words

Abu Dhabi