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DealBook: In a Year of Nonstop News, a Batch of Business Books Worth Reading

Advertisement This year has been a big one for business news. But if you have some time during this holiday week to step back from the information onslaught, there are a handful of truly eye-opening business books that are worth ...

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Third Arab Reading Challenge Underway

Over 50 million ARC passports to be printed with United Printing and Publishing Dubai, UAE – The third annual Arab Reading Challenge (ARC), the Arab World’s biggest reading initiative, has kicked off for 2018. ARC, launched by UAE Vice President ...

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Sheikh Zayed Book Award's Reading Panels review nominations

Ahead of long-list announcements Abu Dhabi – The Sheikh Zayed Book Award concluded the evaluation process for its twelfth edition this week, following the closure of the nomination phase which extended from early May until October 1st 2017. Commenting on ...

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Reading This While Walking? In Honolulu, It Could Cost You

You see them everywhere: people walking with their eyes glued to their mobile phone screens on busy streets. But walking and texting can be dangerous — and cities in the United States and Europe have begun to do something about ...

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Palestinian girl wins $150,000 Arab reading prize

DUBAI: A Palestinian high school student on Wednesday won $ 150,000 in an Arabic-language reading competition organized by the Dubai government. Seventeen-year-old Afaf Raed Sharif, from Ramallah, beat 16 finalists from across the Arab world to land the top prize ...

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In Italian Schools, Reading, Writing and Recognizing Fake News

ROME — After reading the horrors in Dante’s “Inferno,” Italian students will soon turn to the dangers of the digital age. While juggling math assignments, they’ll also tackle worksheets prepared by reporters from the national broadcaster RAI. And separate from ...

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