Reading is at the heart of a child’s intellectual development. Arab children are at a disadvantage compared to their English-speaking peers due to gaps in the texts available to early readers. For Arabs to retain their sense of identity, their children must be able to learn Arabic easily. Arabic-language publishersRead More →

The VOX cinema on the Esplanade caused a buzz as throngs of international filmmakers, Saudi creators and ambassadors gathered for the first European Film Festival of its kind in Riyadh last night. The festival began with the screening of the French film “Parfums” by Gregory Magne, preceding the screening ofRead More →

ABU DHABI, 15th June, 2022 (WAM) — The Arabic Language Center Abu Dhabi (ALC), part of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), continues to receive submissions from local and international organizations for the first edition of the recently launched ”Kanz Al Jeel Prize”. StillRead More →

The first production, based on a sci-fi novel, is set to launch on Shahid VIP in July. MBC Group’s Arabic-language streaming platform Shahid has partnered with Barajoun Entertainment, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s animation and visual effects studio. Through this partnership, Barajoun Entertainment will produce five Arabic-languageRead More →