ARTS & CULTURE | Abu Dhabi Classics Performers

ABU DHABI | UAE - - The ninth Abu Dhabi Classics Festival will take place from Jan.28 to Feb.7 with a stellar lineup of performers from around the world. Svetlana Zakhar Widely regarded as one of the greatest ballerinas of her generation, Svetlana Zakharova gained international recognition  as a prima ballerina performing the Russian ballet … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE | Abu Dhabi Classics Performers

ENTERTAINMENT | Line-Up, Prices For Dakar Rally Closing Concert In Qiddiya Revealed

LONDON | ENGLAND - - The line-up for the Dakar Rally Final Party concert in Qiddiya on Jan. 17 was revealed on Tuesday. DJ Snake, Wiz Khalifa and Young Thug will take to the stage in the future entertainment, sports and cultural city where the winners in each category of the Dakar Rally will be … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Line-Up, Prices For Dakar Rally Closing Concert In Qiddiya Revealed

OSCARS | Syrian Documentary, “For Sama”, Bags Oscar Nomination

MILAN | ITALY – Syrian documentary, “For Sama”, was nominated for an Academy Award on Monday. The film is the first feature documentary by Emmy Award-winning filmmakers, Waad Al-Kateab and Edward Watts. It is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her … Continue reading OSCARS | Syrian Documentary, “For Sama”, Bags Oscar Nomination

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince To Patronize Grand Horse Racing On His Two Trophies For Locally Bred, Imported Horses

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA, December 25, 2019 - - HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, will patronize next Saturday the ceremony of the Equestrian Club’s Grand Annual Horse Racing on his two trophies for locally bred and imported horses. The racing will be … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince To Patronize Grand Horse Racing On His Two Trophies For Locally Bred, Imported Horses

SAUDI ARABIA | Over $270 Million Generated During Riyadh Season

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Riyadh Season of events has generated more than SR1 billion ($270 million) for the Saudi General Entertainment Authority (GEA), its chairman has revealed. Turki Al Sheikh said the figure represented initial income from the season, while indirect revenues over the festival period made via the Saudi payments system, Mada, … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA | Over $270 Million Generated During Riyadh Season

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

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia Is Hosting The World’s First Ever Desert Polo Tournament

Al Ula Desert Polo is set to make its debut on 16 January 2020, as part of the Winter at Tantora Cultural Festival. Saudi Arabia is set to host a brand new concept of world polo early next year, symbolic of a major milestone in the Kingdom’s burgeoning sporting and social journey. Not only is … Continue reading ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia Is Hosting The World’s First Ever Desert Polo Tournament