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Sharjah pavilion at Guadalajara International Book Fair: A gateway to Arab culture for Latin American readers  

Sharjah pavilion at Guadalajara International Book Fair: A gateway to Arab culture for Latin American readers  

Sharjah Book Authority is the only entity from the Arab region participating in FIL 2021

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مجموعة قرقاش تطلق النسخة الثالثة من برنامج تدريب الكوادر الإماراتية “iStar 3”

مجموعة قرقاش تطلق النسخة الثالثة من برنامج تدريب الكوادر الإماراتية “iStar 3

• سيكون iStar 3 ضمن حملة التوطين الشاملة لمجموعة قرقاش

•  تأتي النسخة الثالثة من البرنامج بعد نجاح iStar 2 الذي تم إطلاقه في سبتمبر 2021

دبي، نوفمبر 2021: تستمر مجموعة قرقاش في توفير فرص عمل بدوام كامل ودوام جزئي للكوادر الإماراتية في قطاعات متعددة حيث تعمل على توسيع نطاق تواجدها في مجال خدمة العملاء بشكل أفضل في المجتمعات التي تتواجد بها المجموعة. أعلنت المجموعة اليوم أنها ستوفر 400 فرصة تدريب إضافية للكوادر الإماراتية.

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Choithrams to Showcase the Power of Education with Dubai Cares on UAE’s 50th Anniversary

Choithrams to Showcase the Power of Education with Dubai Cares on UAE’s 50th Anniversary

3-month campaign to raise awareness of Dubai Cares’ global contribution in bringing education to the most vulnerable sections of the community

Dubai, 30th November 2021: On the occasion of the UAE’s 50th Anniversary, Dubai’s popular community supermarket brand Choithrams and Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, announce “Thanks for Moving My World”, an awareness campaign that demonstrates the transformational work by Dubai Cares to bring education to the most vulnerable sections of the society. Along with Choithrams’ partners Friesland Campina & Perfetti Van Melle, a donation of AED 100,000 has been pledged to support the UAE-based global philanthropic organization’s educational programmes that aim to empower child and youth in developing countries with access to quality education.

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Bodour Al Qasimi urges cross border collaborations to propel publishing industry into the future

Bodour Al Qasimi urges cross border collaborations to propel publishing industry into the future

At Thessaloniki Book Fair, President of the International Publishers Association calls on publishers to upskill and reskill; cites role of translation in building bridges between cultures


Sharjah, November 30, 2021

Bodour Al Qasimi, President of the International Publishers Association (IPA), has urged publishers, technology suppliers and other stakeholders in the book publishing supply chain to forge deeper ties to drive innovation and address the emerging challenges as content moves across different platforms and new business models evolve.

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Choithrams brings hope to survivors of Sierra Leone explosion…….

Choithrams brings hope to survivors of Sierra Leone explosion

Among the first to respond, Choithrams is providing life-saving medicines and free treatment to victims

  • At least 144 dead after oil tanker explodes in Sierra Leone capital Freetown
  •  UAE sent 16 tonnes of urgent medical aid
  • 8 patients being treated at Choithram Memorial Hospital
  •  Choithrams partnering with Interburns has flown in 2 burn specialists to Freetown to treat victims recuperating in various hospitals
  • First Choithrams outlet was established in 1944 in Sierra Leone
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