Tag Archives: Arabic

  1. Emirati women take on science and tech roles

    When Nora Al Matrooshi was selected to join the United Arab Emirates space programme, she became the Arab world’s first woman astronaut. Her selection – alongside male compatriot Mohammed Al Mulla – echoes the UAE’s focus on gender equality and equal opportunities. The country continues to incorporate more women into technology sectors, expanding their role […]

    May 1, 2021Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  2. Al Habtoor Motors Ramadan promotion assures perfect peace of mind for Mitsubishi customers

    Al Habtoor Motors, the official distributor of Mitsubishi in the UAE, lines up an exciting array of benefits for Mitsubishi SUV customers during the Holy Month. The Ramadan offer promises a rewarding drive with Mitsubishi – the best value Japanese vehicles with a hassle free drive until Ramadan 2022. Furthermore, all vehicles come with Free […]

    April 24, 2021BusinessNo comments

    Upfield Professional, the Foodservice division of Upfield behind the brands Rama Professional, Flora Plant™ and Violife® sponsored the first ever vegan category at this year’s Emirates Salon Culinaire. The competition took place across the UAE with the winner announced on 5th April in Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek. Emirates Salon Culinaire, running on its […]

    April 22, 2021TravelNo comments
  4. Lotus Evija hypercar returns to the Middle East

    The Lotus Evija hypercar has returned to the Middle East for a month-long tour of the region. It previously visited Dubai and Abu Dhabi in September 2019 as part of a world tour that included North America, Japan and China. The car’s appearance was a huge success with numerous VIP private viewings and several customers […]

    March 13, 2021TechnologyNo comments
  5. Global ad market is set to hit $769.9 billion by 2024

    Amid an intensifying race between companies to increase their advertising expenditure to boost profitability prospects, the global advertising market is set to reach $769.9 billion by 2024, an industry expert has pointed out. Digital advertisement portal Advert on Click is a one-of-its-kind digital platforms that connects all stakeholders of the media industry from across the […]

    March 3, 2021BusinessNo comments
  6. UAE 1st country in Middle East to significantly increase indoor wireless network speeds

    In line with the vision of TRA to enhance the regional and global leadership of the United Arab Emirates in the field of communications and information technology, the country’s regulatory authority has designated an additional 500 MHz radio spectrum of 6 GHz band (specifically 5925-6425 MHz) to Wi-Fi for indoor use at an EIRP of […]

    January 11, 2021TechnologyNo comments
  7. Critical topics up for discussion at Caribbean Investment Summit 2018

    The 2018 Caribbean Investment Summit slated to be held in St. Kitts and Nevis from May 16-19, will tackle critical issues facing islands providing Citizenship by Investment. Transparency versus Confidentiality: The Democracy of Information Sharing, Hurricane-Proof Banking: Protecting Against External Impacts and Embracing New Technology for Better CIPs, are several of the critical topics that […]

    April 16, 2018EventsNo comments
  8. Equatoguinean culminates tribute to the founder of UAE in NYC

    Victor Mooney, a national of Equatorial Guinea, delivered his rowing uniform, Holy Quran, Ghutra, African belt and other gear to United Arab Emirates (UAE) New York City Consulate as a final tribute to His Highness, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan – may God rest his soul in peace – Ruler of Abu Dhabi and […]

    November 27, 2016SailingNo comments
  9. Agriculture Minister denies rift with Finance Minister

    Any policy differences between Barbados’ Ministers of Agriculture and Finance appear to have been patched up. Recently in Parliament, Dr David Estwick stated he did not agree with all of the measures for this year’s Budgetary proposals – a declaration which raised eyebrows on all sides of the Barbadian political landscape… sought clarity on […]

    September 27, 2016Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    Acting Consul General in the St. Kitts and Nevis Consulate General in Dubai, Elsa Wilkin-Armbrister, has revealed that residents of the United Arab Emirates have expressed interest in investing in St. Kitts and Nevis as well as being part of the Citizenship By Investment (CBI) Programme. Mrs. Wilkin-Armbrister mentioned this at the Press Conference at […]

    April 9, 2016PoliticalNo comments
  11. ‘A Hologram for the King’ – Tom Hanks, Sarita Choudhury, Omar Elba

    A businessman makes a last-ditch effort to save his financial situation by going to a bustling Saudi Arabian city.

    April 3, 2016Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. Emirates, Norwegian Air, Others Show Interest in Service to SXM Airport

    Emirates, the flagship of the United Arab Emirates, and Norwegian Air are among a number of airlines who have indicated interest in further exploring service opportunities to Princess Juliana International Airport, SXM. A delegation of SXM airport attending the World Routes Conference in Durban, South Africa, which was led by managing director Regina LaBega, held […]

    September 26, 2015TravelNo comments
  13. “A threat smelling to high heaven – Obama whiffs it” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    It was uncanny, but reflective of thoughtful and caring minds that just days before President Barack Obama made his far-reaching statement about Climate Change on August 3, Caribbean Poet, Author and Intellectual, Ian McDonald, made a point to me that was echoed by the US President. In responding to a commentary I wrote on July […]

    August 13, 2015NatureNo comments
  14. ZARAFA – François-Xavier, Simon Abkarian & Max Renaudin Pratt

    Under the cover of darkness a small boy, Maki, loosens the shackles that bind him and escapes into the desert night. Pursued by slavers across the moon-lit savannah, Maki meets Zarafa, a baby giraffe – and an orphan, just like him – as well as the nomad Hassan, Prince of the Desert. Hassan takes them […]

    July 5, 2015Cartoons, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. “BILAL” – Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Animation: 2015)

    A thousand years ago, one boy with a dream of becoming a great warrior is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home.

    May 13, 2015Cartoons, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. “Good Kill” (2015) Ethan Hawke, Zoë Kravitz & January Jones: War Movie [HD]

    A fighter-pilot turned drone-pilot, based in Las Vegas, fights the Taliban by remote control for twelve hours a day, then goes home to the suburbs and feuds with his wife and kids for the other twelve. But the pilot is starting to question the mission. Is he creating more terrorists than he’s killing? Is he […]

    February 2, 2015Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  17. ‘Amira & Sam’ – U.S. Prejudice, Global Love = Twisted “Romeo & Juliet”

    An army veteran attempts to assimilate back into a country he barely recognizes while trying to win the heart of an Iraqi immigrant who is on the verge of being deported.

    November 23, 2014Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. JARHEAD 2 – (Editor’s Note: The Return Of Propaganda?) Jesse Garcia, Bokeem Woodbine, Esai Morales, Cole Hauser, Stephen Lang & Josh Kelly

    Battle-scarred and disillusioned by the war, Corporal Chris Merriman is put in charge of a unit whose next mission is to resupply a remote outpost on the edge of Taliban-controlled territory. While driving through the hostile Helmand province, a Navy SEAL flags down their convoy and enlists the unit on an operation of international importance: […]

    May 8, 2014Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. Trinidad trumps Barbados again: Port Of Spain Trade Ministry and invesTT host Saudi investment delegation

    The Twin Island’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Investment along with Trinidad’s Investment Promotion Agency, invesTT Limited, hosted an investment delegation from Saudi Arabia led by His Excellency Dr. Fahad Al Dawood on Wednesday 26th March, 2014. The delegation, visiting for the period of March 24th – 28th, paid a courtesy visit on Senator Vasant […]

    March 27, 2014BusinessNo comments

    Before returning to Qatar, where Buggy has been performing for the past year, Buggy Nhakente is blessing us with a one off show at the Reggae Lounge on Friday 7th February.

    January 26, 2014Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. IPI urges release of jailed Jordanian publisher & editor: Pair remain incarcerated for allegedly offending a foreign official

    The International Press Institute (IPI) urge the Jordanian government to release the publisher and chief editor of an Internet news site who were arrested and jailed for linking to an online video of a man identified as a prince frolicking with women. Jafra News publisher Nidhal al-Faraneh and editor Amjad Muala were arrested under state security […]

    October 27, 2013Crime, EditorialNo comments