Daily Archives: August 11, 2020

Sharjah Book Authority accepting applications for Sharjah Translation Award

SHARJAH, The Sharjah Book Authority, SBA, has announced that it will continue to receive applications for the fourth edition of the Sharjah Translation Award ‘Turjuman’ until 1st September, 2020. The award aims to promote Arabic titles globally by encouraging international translators and publishers to pick up titles written by renowned Arab authors and translate them

MoHAP conducts 64,110 additional COVID-19 tests in past 24 hours, announces 262 new cases, 195 recoveries, 1 death

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced Tuesday that it conducted 64,110 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out

Abu Dhabi University introduces 20% discount for healthcare heroes, their families

ABU DHABI, The Abu Dhabi University, ADU, has announced a 20 percent reduction in fees for the country’s healthcare heroes, their spouses and children, in recognition and appreciation of their tireless efforts in safeguarding the health and safety of the community. The initiative lends a helping hand to healthcare workers and their families, who wish

MoHAP employs ‘Maharati’ platform in containment of COVID-19 repercussions

SHARJAH, The Training and Development Centre of the Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, stated that the “Maharati” platform, a healthcare learning, and management system, has been used more than 200,000 times through the regularly-updated COVID-19 knowledge management page, thanks to the availability of international and local knowledge sources such as scientific research, books, and