Latest News for: Saudi arabia culture


Timeless craft of cane carving sees Saudi statement pieces go global

Arab News 22 Jun 2021
Through his work, he can convey the cultural and historical essence of Saudi Arabia by engraving cultural designs on sidr wood ...Visitors to Saudi Arabia are constantly on the hunt for souvenirs, swords, or canes ... Soon after, he decided to use the phrase “Made in Saudi Arabia” and ...

Houthi’s escalation of violence, rejection of peace, will not go unpunished: Yemen leaders

Arab News 22 Jun 2021
Muamar Al-Eryani, the minister of information, culture and tourism, stressed that the group’s military escalation in Yemen as well as attacks against Saudi Arabia have undermined peace efforts or worse, a rejection of peaceful solutions.

Sharjah is guest of honour at 2022 Bologna Children’s Book Fair: Emirati authors and illustrators to represent the UAE

The National 22 Jun 2021
View this post on Instagram ... Book fairs back on track ... Meanwhile, in March, Saudi Arabia's Minister of Culture Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan announced on Twitter that the Riyadh International Book Fair will take place from Friday, October 1 to Sunday, October 10 ... Read more. ... The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is a haven for UAE culture lovers.

'Driving Jacket' by Saudi Arabia's Hindamme goes on display at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum

The National 21 Jun 2021
Created in 2018, to mark the day women were allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia, the satin bomber jacket is embroidered with the significant date of June 24 in both Arabic and English ... Burak Cakmak says Saudi Arabia's Fashion Futures will help build an 'innovative' and 'culturally relevant' ecosystem.

Mohammed bin Dayel appointed CEO of Saudi Cultural Development Fund

Arab News 21 Jun 2021
Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Dayel has been appointed as the CEO of Saudi Arabia’s Cultural Development Fund. The fund specializes in supporting projects of private-sector enterprises, NGOs and associations working in the cultural sectors and their supporting fields.

STORIES OF HONOR: Army vet considers military service a duty

The Times & Democrat 20 Jun 2021
Then came his trips to Saudi Arabia and Grenada ... It was code-named Operation Desert Shield for operations leading to the buildup of troops and defense of Saudi Arabia and Operation Desert Storm in its combat phase. “We were called up and in January of ’91, we went over to Saudi Arabia.

From Dior to Dolce & Gabbana: fashion returns to the runways for Cruise and men's shows

The National 20 Jun 2021
The front rows might still be emptier than usual, but a number of catwalks lit up this weekend as some of fashion's most storied brands showcased their latest collections ... "I am very interested in the craftsmanship ... View this post on Instagram ... 'Innovative' and 'culturally relevant'. Burak Cakmak on Saudi Arabia's future fashion landscape ... .

Burak Cakmak says Saudi Arabia's Fashion Futures will help build an 'innovative' and 'culturally relevant' ecosystem

The National 19 Jun 2021
Burak Cakmak, chief executive of Saudi Arabia's Fashion Commission ... This week’s event kicked off with a keynote address from Noura bint Faisal Al Saud, sector development director of the Fashion Commission at Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Culture, who highlighted the importance of collaboration, a recurring theme throughout the day.

Saudi Arabia to host 23rd Conference of Arab Culture Ministers in 2022

Malaysian National News Agency 18 Jun 2021
The Saudi Arabia cultural sector has proven its unprecedented readiness in preparing and developing a series of cultural activities, initiatives and events despite the difficult circumstances that the world was facing due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, which reflects Saudi ...

Learning about different cultures and ‘kindeology’

LI Herald 18 Jun 2021
It’s easy to find the “culture hallway” at McVey Elementary School ... There is also a large bulletin board filled with “culture characters,” simple outlines of figures colored in by students, which represent what is important to them and their heritage ... Her children were born in Saudi Arabia.

Building bridges: Saudi designer Nawaf Al-Nassar discusses the inspirations behind his work

Arab News 17 Jun 2021
Paris, Cairo and others have that, but in Saudi Arabia, I didn’t see any Saudi motifs, so I started to create this line of fabric design and we started manufacturing pieces.” ... “I’m definitely inspired by Saudi Arabia — but also by everywhere.

Aramco’s entrepreneurship arm launches $27m roadshow to find KSA’s next big startups

Arab News 16 Jun 2021
That’s why the roadshows by Wa’ed in six cities across the Kingdom are important to make the most of these opportunities to nurture and enable a more vibrant entrepreneurial culture in Saudi Arabia.” ... Wa’ed currently supports more than 100 entrepreneurial businesses in Saudi ...

Dairy Starter Culture Market Condition, Estimations and Forecast By 2027 |Danisco, Chr. Hansen, DSM, CSK, ...

The Sentinel Newspaper 15 Jun 2021
dairy-starter-culture-Market ... The entire study covers the key drivers and restraints for the Dairy Starter Culture market ... Dairy Starter Culture market competitive landscape offers data information and details by companies ... The Middle East and Africa Dairy Starter Culture Market Covers UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Nigeria, and South Africa.

Frankly Speaking: Saudi Arabia doubling down on Diriyah Gate project, says DGDA CEO 

Arab News 14 Jun 2021
Saudi Arabia is doubling down on its landmark Diriyah Gate project to build a leisure and cultural zone in the historic heart of Riyadh ... “It is to Saudi Arabia what the Acropolis is to the Greeks, what the Colosseum is to Rome, what Machu Picchu is to Peruvians,” he said.

How the World’s Priciest Painting Ended Up in the Hands of a Notorious Killer

The Daily Beast 14 Jun 2021
MBS viewed the Salvator Mundi as a means of transforming Saudi Arabia into a must-visit nation, and like everyone else involved in this saga, the actual authenticity of the painting was beside the point; what was important was having reputable sources claim it was legit so everyone could get their piece of the transactional pie.