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Emirates News Agency – Dubai culture highlights the aesthetics of Arabic calligraphy

DUBAI, 20th November, 2022 (WAM) — The Dubai Culture and Arts Authority is opening the eyes of the local community to introduce them to the origins of an ancient Middle Eastern art form through its project “Art Arabic calligraphy”. It is a creative platform through which the Authority interacts with Arabic calligraphy enthusiasts, giving them […]

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Precious Proverbs from the Arabic Language Center – Kanz Al Jeel

The Treasured Sayings (Kanz Al Jeel) Prize was launched earlier this year by the Arabic Language Center Abu Dhabi to celebrate the legacy of the increasingly popular oral and literary tradition of Nabati poetry. The winners will be recognized at an award ceremony during the Al Ain Book Festival on Nov. 16 at the Zayed […]

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Emirates News Agency – Arabic Language Center announces winners of inaugural edition of Kanz Al Jeel Prize

ABU DHABI, 12th November, 2022 (WAM) — The Arabic Language Center Abu Dhabi (ALC) has announced the six winners of its inaugural Treasured Sayings (Kanz Al Jeel) award. Winners of the award, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed, Member of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council and Chairman of the […]

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Arabic-language ballots in Dearborn have a typo: City clerk

DEARBORN, MI — The Arabic mail-in ballots that were printed in Dearborn for the November election have “a typographical error.” Dearborn City Clerk George T. Darany said 34 Arabic-language ballots were printed to mistakenly order voters to choose “no more than one” justice for Michigan’s Supreme Court. There are two open seats on the state […]

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Michigan City’s Arabic Ballots Have Error

DEARBORN, MI. — Arabic-language ballots printed in Dearborn for the November election were issued with an error, and all voters who have the ballots translated or who have requested them are being notified, City Clerk George Darany said. The error appears in the portion of the ballot listing the Michigan Supreme Court nominees, Darany said […]

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Michigan cities offer Arabic-language ballots ahead of midterms

Dearborn, Michigan— One of the largest and fastest growing Muslim and Arab American communities in the United States lives and works in Dearborn, Michigan. “Arabs make up nearly half the city,” Osama Siblani said of his adopted hometown, a Detroit suburb of about 110,000 that is home to, among other things, the National Arab American […]

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Dearborn has a typo on the Arabic-language ballots – Presse et Guide

After being made aware of a typographical error on the Arabic-language ballots, Dearborn City Clerk George T. Darany issued the following statement: “Yesterday November 2, the City of Dearborn Clerk’s Office was notified of a typographical error immediately affecting 11 Arabic language ballots submitted for the upcoming general election,” Darany said in a press release. […]

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Sheikh Sultan launches 19 volumes of the Arabic language dictionary

Sheikh Sultan with members of the Arabic Language Academy from different countries at the Academy’s headquarters in Sharjah on Tuesday. W.A.M. His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, on Tuesday launched 19 new volumes of the Historical Dictionary of the Arabic Language at the […]

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Emirates News Agency – Sharjah Ruler launches 19 volumes of Arabic Language Dictionary

SHARJAH, 1st November, 2022 (WAM) — His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, on Tuesday launched 19 new volumes of the Historical Dictionary of the Arabic Language at the headquarters of the Arabic Language Academy in Sharjah. The 19 new volumes of the Historical Dictionary […]

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Emirates News Agency – Ruler of Sharjah chairs Arabic Language Academy board meeting

SHARJAH, 1st November, 2022 (WAM) — His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the Arabic Language Academy (ALA) in Sharjah, chaired the Council meeting on Tuesday of the Academy at its headquarters in the university town. At the start of the meeting, […]