RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense has sent a cable of congratulations to President Katerina Sakellaropoulou of the Republic of Greece on the anniversary of her country’s Independence Day. In his cable, HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman constant … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Congratulates President of Greece on Independence Day
JEDDAH - Jeddah Historical District will soon be home to Art Residency Albalad, a six-week-long programme for which seven participants have been sought out, marking the pilot of a five-cycle-long initiative announced by the Saudi Ministry of Culture. The final shortlist of applicants will be carved down to five artists, one writer and one curator. … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE | Saudi Arabia Is Launching An Art Residency Programme For Emerging Artists
LOS ANGELES | One of music’s largest event will be delayed over coronavirus concerns. The Coachella Vally Music and Arts Festival organizers will postpone the event, potentially until October, two sources with knowledge of matter tell CNN. The festival, which typically attracts about 100,000 attendees per day, had been set to take place on two … Continue reading ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT | Coachella Will Be Postponed Because Of Coronavirus Concerns, Sources Say
DUBAI – The United Arab Emirates announced 14 new coronavirus cases on Monday, bringing the total number of people diagnosed to 59, state news agency WAM reported. Of the new cases, there were four Emiratis, three Italians, two each from Bangladesh and Nepal, and a Russian, Syrian and Indian diagnosed with the virus, WAM reported, … Continue reading Coronavirus Alert | Uae Reports 14 New Coronavirus Cases, Tally Reaches 59
BUCHAREST – The South by Southwest music, technology and film festival in Austin, Texas, was canceled on Friday, adding a growing list of events being suspended around the world over concerns about the spreading coronavirus outbreak. Known as SXSW, the annual showcase of pop culture had been scheduled to run March 13 to 22. Organizers … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | SXSW Canceled As Tech And Entertainment World Faces
LONDON – London’s Court of Appeal ruled on Friday that two judgments in the legal battle between Dubai’s ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, and his former wife over the wardship of their two children should be made public. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum had said that the judgments of Andrew McFarlane, president of London’s … Continue reading DUBAI ROYAL FAMILY | Dubai’s Ruler Loses Appeal To Stop Publication Of Judgments In UK Court Battle With Ex – Wife
DUBAI - - Flights to and from Dubai International Airport have been suspended from an additional 48 hours, civil aviation affairs (CAA) in Bahrain announced on Wednesday.