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House of Wisdom opens Sharjah’s first NFT art exhibition

The House of Wisdom, an iconic futuristic and cultural hub developed by the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), has opened today ‘Gateway to the Metaverse’, the first non-fungible token (NFT) art exhibition in Sharjah, featuring the artworks of a diverse group of 60 international and 15 local artists engaged in the digital and crypto art world. Targeting artists, tech ...

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Sharjah Airport wins Sharjah Excellence Award for CSR

The Sharjah Airport Authority has shown once again its commitment to excellence and leadership in Sharjah’s sustainable development after it earned the Sharjah Excellence Award for Sharjah Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in recognition for its responsible practices involving the employees, the community, and the environment. The Authority received the award during a gala awards ceremony organized by the Sharjah Chamber ...

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Dubai, Sharjah among top destinations from Mumbai in 2021

The airport’s cargo volumes surged by 52% in 2021, compared to the year earlier, driven by a surge in global demand for automobiles, pharmaceuticals and agro products. Dubai: Dubai, Doha and Sharjah were the top international destinations from Mumbai airport in 2021, replacing previous placeholders such as London Heathrow and Newark. Delhi, Goa and Bengaluru continued to be the top ...

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How Sharjah pioneered low-cost travel in the Middle East

Dubai airport is consistently ranked as one of the busiest in the world, and the country has two prominent full service airlines: Emirates and Etihad Airways. For these reasons, the UAE is considered one of the world’s most important cities in aviation. It is also a key player when it comes to low-cost flying and, in that domain, the country’s pioneer was Sharjah’s Air Arabia, which in fewer ...

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Sharjah Light Festival to feature 10 dazzling light and music show across the emirate

Event has been curated to commence a new phase of post-pandemic tourism growth in Sharjah. Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman of SCTDA, announcing details about the Sharjah Light Festival at a press conference on Wednesday. Sharjah: Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) has announced the 11th edition of the Sharjah Light Festival, which will take place from Feb. 9-20 ...

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Narratives of the Place” concludes at Al Majaz Amphitheatre; pays tribute to Sharjah’s extraordinary milestones

Curtains came down on the lavish production and immersive theatrical show, ‘Narratives of the Place’ (Sard Al Makan), after having mesmerised arts enthusiasts and lovers of Sharjah with its stunning scenes and elaborate settings across four days at Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Sharjah. Organised by Sharjah Government Media Bureau (SGMB), the spectacular production celebrating the 50th anniversary of accession of His ...

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6 new things to do in Sharjah

The UAE’s third-largest emirate steps into the limelight There are plenty of greatest things to do in Sharjah. After the latest Sharjah events and activities? Having spent years in the shadows of big brothers Abu Dhabi and Dubai, Sharjah is having a bit of a moment. From cultural hotspots to eco-friendly resorts, pop up cafes and an ever-expanding roll call ...

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Sharjah Chamber to launch “Sharjah Summer Promotions 2021” on July 8

Sharjah Summer Promotions is part of Sharjah Summer Festival and is organized annually Buhairah Corniche Sharjah. Sharjah Summer Promotions 2021 will kick off on July 8 and is set to last until 26 August. Sharjah: The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI) revealed that the upcoming season of “Sharjah Summer Promotions 2021” is to kick off on July 8 ...

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Jewels of Emirates show comes to Expo Centre Sharjah

The event provides platform for showcasing traditional and modern gold and silver sets Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi at Jewels of Emirates story Dubai: Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah today inaugurated the 2nd edition of the “Jewels of Emirates” show. Jewels of Emirates show is the first Emirati exhibition specializing ...

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