Storytellers Share their Passion with Children at SCRF

April 22nd, 2016

Storytellers from all around the world have come to share their passion with the visitors of the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival, which started yesterday and will continue till April 30 th at the Sharjah Expo Center. From the UK, author, st...  more

Youngsters of Al Thiqah Club Reveal their Theatrical Talents at SCRF 2016

April 22nd, 2016

Performed Arabic play ‘The Loom’ at region’s leading literary event for young people A group of UAE youngsters from Sharjah’s Al Thiqah Club for Handicapped showcased their theatrical talents at Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (SCRF), which i...  more

The magic of organic play discovered during giant bubble making show at SCRF 2016

April 22nd, 2016

Kids are being encouraged to swap screens for a dose of “organic play” during magical,giant bubble making show at the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival, currently underway at Expo Centre Sharjah. Samuel Barnaby Heath (aka Bubble 07) – UK-base...  more

SCRF brings the magic of numbers and mathematics to life with giant calculators, Lego robots, and Scrabble workshops

April 22nd, 2016

Mathematics and engineering are fun – that is the message being given out at Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival 2016, which is currently underway at the Expo Centre Sharjah. Organised by Sharjah Book Authority and running over 11 days until Ap...  more

Digital books are on the rise and offer certain benefits that their printed counterparts can’t match

April 22nd, 2016

According to writers at the Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival 2016 According to well-known writers speaking at the literature forum at the 2016 Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival – taking place from 20 th –30 th April at the Expo Centre, Sharj...  more

UAEBBY Participates in Middle East Film & Comic Con 2016

April 22nd, 2016

Literary organisation for young people promotes its ‘Books – Made in UAE’ project and the ‘Read. Dream. Create’ campaign The ‘UAE Board on Books for Young People’ participated in ‘Middle East Film & Comic Con ( MEFCC 2016) which took plac...  more

Initial Batch of First-of- its-kind Medical Tourism Course Starts at Gulf Medical University

April 22nd, 2016

The first batch of the unique course in medical tourism launched by Gulf Medical University (GMU) started at the University campus in Ajman on Saturday, 2 nd April 2016. Titled ‘Certificate Course in Medical Tourism Facilitator’, this short ter...  more

Children and Delegates Gather in Preparation for 12th Edition of Sharjah Arab Children Forum that Starts Tomorrow

March 28th, 2016

More than 120 young aspiring leaders arrive to participate in region’s leading youth empowerment forum More than 120 Arab Children from 11 countries across the Middle East and North Africa arrived yesterday (Sunday) at the Children Centre in Al R...  more

Sharjah Arab Children’s Forum to Inspire the Spirit of Volunteerism

March 23rd, 2016

Nine non-profit organisations will provide a series of training workshops at the forum The benefits that children receive when they give up their time for their communities is a concept that will form a major component of this year’s Sharjah Arab...  more

Looking back at Giotto’s historic meeting with Halley’s comet

March 11th, 2016

Space probe built by Airbus Defence and Space delivered first-ever close-up images of a comet’s nucleus 30 years ago Thirty years ago, a tiny spacecraft called Giotto made history by flying within 600 kilometers of Halley’s comet. That trai...  more