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Get to know this amazing young artist

Get to know this amazing young artist

One of just 25 artists chosen to take part in last year’s nationwide Proud Expressions exhibition, 15-year-old Mohammed Aadil Kallivalappil’s painting of a mother and her soldier son (pictured, below) won him great acclaim among fellow artists and leaders for …

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Take a first look at this stunning new monument

Take a first look at this stunning new monument

The Founder’s Memorial, a tribute to the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, has been unveiled in commemoration of the Year of Zayed. In a ceremony held 100 years after the birth of the founder of the UAE, leaders …

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This is the man that made the nation

This is the man that made the nation

As the nation prepares to give thanks for Sheikh Zayed’s leadership with 2018 marked as the Year of Zayed, we take a look at the founding father’s life, achievements and what he means to the people of the UAE “He …

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Get excited! Here’s what’s going on in the capital this weekend

Get excited! Here’s what’s going on in the capital this weekend

The weekend is here and it’s time to live it up in the capital.  No matter what your interests are, there are plenty of events to tempt you out of the house with live sport, beach parties, festive fun and more. So …

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Why this amazing piece of heritage needs safeguarding

Why this amazing piece of heritage needs safeguarding

Action has been taken to help preserve another piece of the UAE’s unique culture for generations to come. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has added the traditional performing art of Al-Azi to the list of Intangible …

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Expert advice: How to make your CV stand out

Expert advice: How to make your CV stand out

As part of our new Sunday Series, every week we bring you a new expert advice column to make the most of your life in Abu Dhabi. This week, Chris Greaves, managing director at Hays Gulf Region, tells us how to …

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New events on the way to capital green space

New events on the way to capital green space

A new season of family friendly events have been announced for the coming months at Umm Al Emarat Park. First up, Emirati jazz and pop singer Khalifa Naser will be performing for White Cane Day at the park, a celebration …

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Have you heard about the capital’s new monument?

Have you heard about the capital’s new monument?

With 2018 declared as the Year of Zayed, the capital is to pay tribute to the UAE’s founding father and his life with the construction of a permanent memorial. Located on the Corniche at the intersection of 1st and 2nd …

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Roaring success for last year’s eco-friendly initiatives

Roaring success for last year’s eco-friendly initiatives

The first newborn in three decades, the protection of 17 new sites and a new law to preserve valuable water resources; these are just some of the achievements of the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD), according to its latest …

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Why leaders say youth are the UAE’s most valuable asset

Why leaders say youth are the UAE’s most valuable asset

The future is bright for the UAE as its youth prepares to play a defining role in the future of the country and its development on the world stage. Speaking on International Youth Day, the UAE’s vice president and prime …

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