ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Film Wins Jury Prize At Marrakech International Film Festival

Saudi film “Last Visit” won the jury award at Marrakech International Film Festival. Directed by Abdulmohsen Al-Dhabaan, it tells the story of an inter-generational conflict between a grandfather, father and son about establishing a life between the capital, Riyadh, and a distant village, and the differences in traditions between the two regions. Upon receiving news … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Film Wins Jury Prize At Marrakech International Film Festival

EMIRATES | Khalid Bin Mohamed Bin Zayed Visits “Abu Dhabi Art”

ABU DHABI|UAE – The Patron of the Abu Dhabi Art 2019, H.H.Sheikh Khalid bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Member of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Office, has visited the leading art fair, taking place from 21-23 November at Manarat Al Saadiyat. During his tour of the exhibits, His … Continue reading EMIRATES | Khalid Bin Mohamed Bin Zayed Visits “Abu Dhabi Art”

ARTS | SAUDI – EGYPTIAN PARTNERSHIP TO SUPPORT ARAB FILMMAKERS

The Red Sea International Film Festival will award an opportunity to a team of Arab filmakers attendint the Cairo Film Connection to participate in the inaugural Red Sea Souk, the international industry market taking place in Jeddah, from March 13-16, 2020. The partnership between the Red Sea International Film Festival and Cairo International Film Festival … Continue reading ARTS | SAUDI – EGYPTIAN PARTNERSHIP TO SUPPORT ARAB FILMMAKERS

Saudi King Salman Lays Foundation Stone To Mark Start Of $17bn Diriyah Gate Project

RIYADH/SAUDI ARABIA – Work officially began on Diriyah Gate on Wednesday, when King Salman attended the official ground-breaking ceremony and laid the foundation stone. Work on the SR 64 billion ($17 billion) development, one of the most important projects in the Kingdom, will bring in earnest in January. It will create a global tourism destination … Continue reading Saudi King Salman Lays Foundation Stone To Mark Start Of $17bn Diriyah Gate Project

ARTS & CULTURES & ENTERTAINMENT | “Roads of Arabia” Kicks Off Next Week In Rome

RIYADH/SAUDI ARABIA:  The “Roads of Arabia Masterpieces of Antiquities in Saudi Arabia Across the Ages” exhibition opens at the National Museum of Rome on November 26. Saudi Minister of Culture Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan Al-Saud and Italian Minister of Cultural Heritage and Activities Dario Franceschini will inaugurate the exhibition. The event is organized by … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURES & ENTERTAINMENT | “Roads of Arabia” Kicks Off Next Week In Rome

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Inaugurate Diriyah Gate: A New Cultural, Lifestyle Tourism Destination

RIYADH/SAUDI ARABIA  - The restoration and re-imagining of Diriyah, a sweeping 18th century adobe city that once served as the capital and stronghold of the first Saudi state, will be officially inaugurated on November 19. This cornerstone-laying event comes as the Kingdom continues its pioneering plans to welcome visitors from near and far, and underlines … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia To Inaugurate Diriyah Gate: A New Cultural, Lifestyle Tourism Destination

ARTS & CULTURE | Egypt Unveils Biggest Ancient Coffin Find In Over A Century

LUXOR/EGYPT – Egypt on Saturday unveiled the details of 30 ancient wooden coffins with mummies inside discovered in the southern city of Luxor in the biggest find of its kind in more than a century. A team of Egyptian archaeologist discovered a “distinctive group of 30 colored wooden coffins for men, women and chilrent” in … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE | Egypt Unveils Biggest Ancient Coffin Find In Over A Century