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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 ... and Literature, King Faisal International Prize in Arabic Literature in English (2022), and Zayed Book Award (2022).

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).

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.

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 ... .

Blood Feast: The Complete Short Stories of Malika Moustadraf

The New Arab 25 May 2022
This collection is the first time Moustadraf’s work has appeared in any language asides from Arabic. The stories in Blood Feast have that ‘leaving a lot unsaid’ theme that I have found in many Arab short stories collections, but Moustadraf’s sarcastic and critical humour gives this collection a unique writing style.

IBM And MBZUAI Join Forces To Advance AI Research With New Center Of Excellence'

MENA FN 25 May 2022
(MENAFN - PR Newswire) Collaboration will focus on three key pillars. Natural Language Processing (NLP) including Arabic, AI applications in the healthcare industry, and sustainability ABU DHABI, ... .

Israeli security agencies differ over handling of slain Palestinian journalist’s funeral

Anadolu Agency 25 May 2022
On May 11, Abu Akleh, 51, a veteran journalist for Al Jazeera’s Arabic language television station, was covering an Israeli military raid near the Jenin refugee camp in the occupied West Bank when she was shot dead. Palestinian officials and Al Jazeera said she was killed by Israeli forces.

IBM and MBZUAI to advance AI research with new centre

Gulf Daily News 25 May 2022
Natural Language Processing (NLP) including Arabic, AI applications in the healthcare industry and sustainability ... Further, the collaboration aims to provide real-life applications, particularly in the fields of natural language processing, as well as AI applications that seek to ...

How to reduce traffic black points: Sign up for free Dubai Police traffic training course

Gulf News 25 May 2022
Dubai. Have too many black points on your licence? In Dubai, you can sign up for a free training course with Dubai Police and get them reduced ... If you are a Dubai Resident, on the other hand, you can take remedial action by signing up for Dubai Police’s ‘Reduce Traffic Black Points’ course ... 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... Choose your course language. Hindi, Arabic and English ... .

Palestinian journalist Abu Akleh fell victim to intl. inaction on Israeli crimes: Iran’s UN envoy

Press TV 25 May 2022
... the language of Islam ... Akleh, a well-known Palestinian journalist for the Qatar-based and Arabic-language Al Jazeera television news network, was killed earlier this month while covering an Israeli army raid on the Jenin refugee camp in the northern part of the occupied West Bank.

How to make money on social media while influencing people

Gulf News 25 May 2022
Social media was intended to connect people in the virtual world and at best seen as a way to network. However, as it has turned out, the platform is now more about money and power than about being connected ... YouTube. Image Credit. Shutterstock ... Snapchat ... Hungarian, Thai language, Romanian language, Malay, Arabic, Tagalog and various other languages ... 1 ... 2.

UAE President allocates Dh6 million for purchase of books for school libraries

Gulf News 24 May 2022
Through this, the next generation’s increased accessibility to content will inspire their enthusiasm for knowledge and learning, while enhancing their imagination, innovation and creativity,” said Dr Ali bin Tamim, director of the Arabic Language Centre, the Arabic wing of the Department of Culture and TourismAbu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi).

Ambulances heard after drone attack on US-run base at Baghdad airport

Press TV 24 May 2022
The Arabic-language al-Sumaria television network, citing a security ... Russia's Arabic-language RT Arabic television news network reported that counter-rocket, artillery and mortar (C-RAM) systems operated by the US-led coalition forces could intercept and shoot down the drone.

Yemeni forces intercept, shoot down Saudi reconnaissance drone over Sana’a

Press TV 24 May 2022
He noted that the spy drone had been downed with a “homegrown surface-to-air missile,” which has not been unveiled yet, Yemen's Arabic-language al-Masirah television network reported then ... Arabic-language al-Masirah television network, citing a spokesman for Yemen’s Ministry of ...

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