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Second edition of book on Arab heritage is launched

Gulf Daily News 27 May 2022
The second volume of the book, World Heritage in Arab Countries, was launched yesterday in ...
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Ex-Louvre boss charged over antiquities scandal

Irish Independent 27 May 2022
... in Cultural Goods, was launched in 2018 after the Louvre’s outpost in Abu Dhabi obtained an ancient Egyptian engraved stone and other works, and the golden sarcophagus was sold to the Met in New York.
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Abu Dhabi International Book Fair hosts book fair directors from across Arab world

Beijing News 26 May 2022
Arab book fairs will undoubtedly play a constructive role in enriching the cultural movement in general ... Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is organised by the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre (ALC), part of the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi).
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New book by leading Japanese calligrapher unveiled at Abu Dhabi Book Fair

Arab News 26 May 2022
“The Arab and Japanese culture share common values, aesthetics and artistic practices that have always acted like a bridge of cultural communication between the two civilizations,” said Dr Ali Bin Tamim, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Center, which inaugurated the book during a book launch ceremony in the UAE capital.
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English edition of ‘Dare to Dream’ on Sheikh Mohammed to be launched at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair

Gulf News 26 May 2022
After the enormous success of its Arabic edition, the English version of Raed Barqawi’s acclaimed Dare to Dream ... ADIBF organiser, the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre (ALC), part of the Department of Culture and Tourism — Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), has meanwhile opened registration for its ‘Spotlight on Copyright’ programme ... Enhancing Arabic content.
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Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed visits Abu Dhabi International Book Fair

Gulf News 26 May 2022
The event, which is organised by Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre (ALC), which is part of the Department of Culture and Tourism — Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), is taking place at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) until May 29 ... literary, cultural and academic events.
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Will the US investigate Shireen Abu Akleh's killing?

The New Arab 26 May 2022
Usually, they launch a kangaroo court,” Raed Jarrar, advocacy director at Democracy for the Arab World Now (DAWN), told The New Arab ... The New Arab ... Brooke Anderson is The New Arab's correspondent in Washington DC, covering the US and international politics, business, and culture.
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Lebanon's army grapples with an unpredictable future

The New Arab 26 May 2022
On the other hand, defence and political experts told The New Arab that despite the financial burdens that weigh heavily on the army and the cynicism from some members of the public, the army remained an incontestable pillar of national security and could emerge from the crisis, with the help of national and international players.
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Arab culture is taking the world by storm

The National 25 May 2022
Less obvious is that at points they are mere feet away from underwater stone ruins that for thousands of years have been submerged reminders of the pivotal role that the region has played in world culture.
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Meet Dr Muhsin J. Al-Musawi, winner of Sheikh Zayed Book Award

Gulf News 25 May 2022
Global Commodification, Translation, and the Culture Industry has won this year’s Sheikh Zayed Book Award in The Arab Culture in Other Languages category ... Muhsin Al-Musawi is professor of classical and modern Arabic literature, comparative and cultural studies at Columbia University in New York.
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Award-winning Emirati novelist urges aspiring creatives to work hard at their art

Gulf News 25 May 2022
The Award and its associated accolades, are presented annually to outstanding writers, intellectuals, and publishers, as well as young talent whose writing and translation in humanities objectively enriches Arab intellectual, cultural, literary and social life ... In the Arab Culture in Other Languages category, American-Iraqi Dr.
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Abu Dhabi International Book Fair shuts down two publishers over intellectual property rights violations

Gulf News 25 May 2022
The announcement was made during the 31st edition of the cultural event, which is organised by Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre (ALC), the Arabic wing of Abu Dhabi’s culture sector regulator, the Department of Culture and Tourism — Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi).
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Deceased Christian Arabs face discrimination by Muslim authorities - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 25 May 2022
Sadly, social media was flooded with comments and videos from Arab Muslims that forbid their fellow Muslims from asking God to grant her mercy, as is tradition in the Middle East ... Despite all the praise that Muslims and Arabs give these Greek Levantine figures, they are brutally attacked if they utter a word of their native culture.
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Award date set

Gulf Daily News 25 May 2022
The award recognises researchers for their efforts to provide ...
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Instagram is changing: From updated logo to new typeface; here’s everything to know

Financial Express 25 May 2022
Some of the new variants include Bold, Medium, Condensed, and Light ... We partnered with language experts around the world to adopt the typeface to global scripts including Arabic, Thai, and Japanese. We want to support all of our creators and community members who push culture forward to express themselves fully in any language they choose.” ... feed ... .

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