August 26 – 30, 2012: Managers and supervisors should attend Simplification of Work Processes and Procedures. This course will show you how to use charts to simplify procedures and how to distribute work effectively. August 26 – 30, 2012: Employees involved in contract preparation and implementation should attend Managing Contractual Claims. This course will help [...]
Archive | July, 2012
Treat Yourself Illuminations Well-Being Center The busy pace of life leaves many people feeling overwhelmed and unfocused. A great way to restore focus is to learn the art of meditation. Try a session at Illuminations Well-Being Center. Volunteer World Food Programme is hosting a Ramadan campaign to provide school meals to children in developing nations. [...]
May 27 – August 22, 2012: Vindemia Gallery presents Mechanical Musical Instruments: A Journey Through Time. This exhibition will be held at Grand Millennium Al Wahda Hotel in the Saadiyat Ballroom. March 24 – September 28, 2012: Barjeel Art Foundation presents Alienation. This exhibition features multiple artists whose works examine the effects of religious and [...]
What Others are Doing A group of scientists has developed a new solar cell that is transparent. This advance means that homes can use solar energy in windows without compromising the ability to see clearly through windows. What You Can Do Everyone knows the importance of wearing sunscreen in the summer, but are you choosing [...]
32 Marina Street Kitchen This Ramadan, 32 Marina Street Kitchen is offering healthier versions of classic Arabian dishes. Stop in and try the lighter lamb ouzi and sambousek. It’s budget-friendly, too. Tel. (04 425 9999). Dhs 95 per person. Open sunset – 9:30 pm. Credit cards accepted.
July 4-28, 2012: Etemad Gallery presents Mise En Scene. This exhibition features up and coming Iranian artists in a variety of media. May 21 – July 21, 2012: Lawrie Shabibi presents Text Me. This exhibition examines the ways in which text is used in art. May 16 – August 8, 2012: Sharjah Art Museum presents [...]
As Ramadan begins, be sure to brush up on your Ramadan business etiquette. A simple step like scheduling meetings for early in the day when those who are fasting will be most alert shows respect and is beneficial to all parties. Read more about it in this article. Many brands view Ramadan as a business [...]
Treat Yourself Talise Ottoman Spa For a cool break from the heat, check out the Nourish and Hydrate treatment at Talise Ottoman Spa. It includes a body mask, wrap, massage, and a visit to the snow room. Volunteer Emirates Arthritis Foundation works to bring education and awareness about arthritis to the UAE. You can help [...]
What Others are Doing A group of scientists has developed a new way to store electrical energy, furthering the promise of renewable energy. Get all the details from Science Daily. What You Can Do Each year during Ramadan in the UAE, more than 500 tons of food go to waste. This is not only an [...]
Chef’s House During Ramadan, Chef’s House is hosting a special iftar buffet to break the fast. It includes traditional Arabian and Oriental dishes and ouzi. Tel. (04 366 9111). Dhs 99 per person. Credit cards accepted.