‘Tales from the East’ honours calligraphers of the ancient Islamic world and their stunning interpretations of the Holy Quran
Exhibition by Sharjah Book Authority until May 3 offers a window to the rich literary and artistic legacy of the region
Sharjah, April 29, 2021
Among an extensive collection of centuries-old written materials and rare artefacts that are enabling visitors to the currently ongoing ‘Tales from the East’ exhibition in Sharjah to journey back in time, the stunning artistic calligraphy of the Holy Quran by the Islamic world’s most famous calligraherstake pride of place.
WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR HOME EDITION 2021, AS PART OF DUBAI FOOD FESTIVAL
Ten shoppers in the city have won the ultimate grand prize and a year’s worth of groceries courtesy of Dubai Food Festival’s ‘Home Edition’
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 April 2021: Excitement reached new levels among grocery shoppers in the city this week as the raffle draw for Home Edition 2021 (a part of Dubai Food Festival 2021) was announced.
Saudi Arabia sees its first wind farm from Vestas coming together
Consortium led by renewable energy leaders EDF Renewables and Masdar is delivering the Dumat Al Jandal first utility-scale wind farm project in Saudi Arabia and the largest in the Middle East
Vestas has installed half of the 99 V150-4.2MW™wind turbines to reach a power capacity of more than 400MWupon full completion of the wind farm’s constructionand its commercial operationin 2022
The Dumat Al-Jandal wind farm will contribute to the Kingdom’s 16GW wind power capacity targetsunder Vision 2030 and once operational will provide clean energy to 70,000 Saudi households and displace 988,000 tonnes of carbon emissions every year