Last News


Home Home » News » Festivals and celebrations

Abu Dhabi International Hunting & Equestrian Exhibition (Abu Dhabi 2015) Next September  Abu Dhabi International Hunting & Equestrian Exhibition (Abu Dhabi 2015) Next September

Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and chairman of the Emirates Falconers Club, supported by The Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee, and or...


Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) celebrates Bait Al Oud seventh anniversary in  Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) celebrates Bait Al Oud seventh anniversary in

As a celebration of the seventh anniversary since the founding of Bait Al Oud in Abu Dhabi, the Abu Dhabi-based music institution dedicated to the teaching and learning of the traditional Oud instrument, will be organising a concert to be held this week a...


Qasr Al Hosn Festival Attracts Nearly 120,000 Visitors in Just 11 Days?  Qasr Al Hosn Festival Attracts Nearly 120,000 Visitors in Just 11 Days?

Nearly 120,000 people were taken on a journey of Abu Dhabi’s cultural heart when they made their way to the Qasr Al Hosn Festival, which took place in the Capital from February 11thto 21st....


Sheikh Zayed Book Award Announces Literature, Children’s Literature and Young Author Shortlist  Sheikh Zayed Book Award Announces Literature, Children’s Literature and Young Author Shortlist

The annual Sheikh Zayed Book Award has revealed nine shortlisted candidates in the “Literature”, “Children’s Literature”, and “Young Author” categories for its 2015 prize....


65th Edition of Berlin International Film Festival Draws to a Close  65th Edition of Berlin International Film Festival Draws to a Close

The 65th Edition of the Berlin International Film Festival has concluded on Saturday evening, February 14, 2015. Latin American films swept up ten awards at the Festival, as per the decisions of the Festival's formal jury committees and subcommittees...





Advertisment

Tuesday 24th of February 2015 08:29:33 AM

Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and chairman of the Emirates Falconers Club, supported by The Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee, and or


Monday 23rd of February 2015 11:09:09 AM

As a celebration of the seventh anniversary since the founding of Bait Al Oud in Abu Dhabi, the Abu Dhabi-based music institution dedicated to the teaching and learning of the traditional Oud instrument, will be organising a concert to be held this week a


Monday 23rd of February 2015 11:06:16 AM

Nearly 120,000 people were taken on a journey of Abu Dhabi’s cultural heart when they made their way to the Qasr Al Hosn Festival, which took place in the Capital from February 11thto 21st.


Wednesday 18th of February 2015 03:37:31 PM

The annual Sheikh Zayed Book Award has revealed nine shortlisted candidates in the “Literature”, “Children’s Literature”, and “Young Author” categories for its 2015 prize.


Tuesday 17th of February 2015 08:55:58 AM

The 65th Edition of the Berlin International Film Festival has concluded on Saturday evening, February 14, 2015. Latin American films swept up ten awards at the Festival, as per the decisions of the Festival's formal jury committees and subcommittees


Monday 16th of February 2015 08:28:39 AM

Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has announced that the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founder of the United Arab Emirates,


Sunday 15th of February 2015 07:36:23 AM

One of the world’s best orchestras, Germany’s Staatskapelle Dresden, will perform an outdoor concert in the magnificent surroundings of Al Jahili Fort in Al Ain this week, the second time the venue has hosted a performance during this season’s Abu Dhabi C


Friday 13th of February 2015 11:52:16 AM

Atef Abu Saif, Jana Elhassan, Lina Huyan Elhassan, Shukri al-Mabkhout, Ahmed al-Madeeni and Hammour Ziada are today, Friday 13 February, announced as the six authors shortlisted for the 2015 International Prize for Arabic Fiction


Tuesday 27th of January 2015 11:47:30 AM

More than 250 university students from across the Emirate of Abu Dhabi will be selected to act as the Qasr Al Hosn Festival Ambassadors during this year’s edition of the annual Qasr Al Hosn Festival


Friday 21st of November 2014 12:28:38 PM

Under the auspices of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth, and Social Development, the Emirates Writers Union is organizing the 5th edition of the Emirates Gulf Innovation Forum.


Wednesday 12th of November 2014 07:14:47 PM

The Autumn Poetry Festival of Granada, which is being organised by the Granada Arts Foundation in collaboration with the French Cultural Centre, is to kick off next Wednesday.


Thursday 30th of October 2014 10:39:34 AM

Nine authors have begun an eight day workshop led by three of the Arab world’s leading writers, Bahaa Taher, Zhor Gourram and Ibrahim Nasrallah. This marks the sixth year of the prestigious IPAF nadwa.


Wednesday 15th of October 2014 10:26:31 AM

A stunning piano recital from French prodigy Lydie Solomon opened the revitalised Abu Dhabi Classics 2014/2015 concert season last night, with the soloist receiving a standing ovation after her debut appearance in Arabia.


Saturday 04th of October 2014 05:38:36 PM

To celebrate National Poetry day on October 2nd, Ballycastle Writers will hold an event in the Shorebird Beach Coffee Hut in Ballycastle.


Saturday 04th of October 2014 02:31:54 PM

With a shining morning glow and sounds of prayers, takbīr and adhān, the Poetry News Agency is wishing all of its respectable readers and all Muslims in the world a happy Eid al-Adha.




 


Ahmed Shawqi grandson in first visit to museum

Al Qassemi granted heritage award

Within the activities of the 28th edition Saudi National Festival for Heritage and Culture, also

Cairo to host Arabic calligraphy festival

The Liwa Date Festival (2014) constitutes a unique occasion that is eagerly awaited by the palm

The 12nd edition of the Arab Media Forum was opened yesterday and will last until tomorrow, under

Nearly 120,000 people were taken on a journey of Abu Dhabi’s cultural heart when they made their

The second poetry evening of the 9th Sharjah Festival at the Sharjah Cultural Palace with the

The Higher Committee of the National Festival for Culture and Heritage, Al Janadriyah, has

Members of Higher Committee of the Medina Capital of Islamic Culture 2013 occasion made an




How do you rate Arabic literary works that get international fam?

Good
Excellent
Bad

Poetry News Agency 2017 Copyright © 2017 Poetry News Agency . All rights reserved
  Powered by DevelopWay