Tags : Singapore

How they keep food fresh with this bacteria-killing packaging

A team of scientists from NTU Singapore and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, US, has developed a ‘smart’ food packaging material that is biodegradable, sustainable and kills microbes that are harmful to humans. It could also extend the shelf-life of fresh fruit by two to three days. The natural food packaging is made […]...Read More

Singapore to tackle food sustainability with its unique future plans

DUBAI: Singapore’s envious reputation as a garden city is about to get much greener, with ambitious plans to introduce more edible gardens to lessen the island state’s reliance on imported food, a World Majlis event on natural cities expressed at Expo 2020 Dubai. Lim Eng Hwee, Chief Executive Officer, Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore, said, “We’re […]...Read More

Sharjah Ruler inaugurates exhibition of Khalil Gibran’s work

SHARJAH: ‘A Window to the Soul: Gibran Khalil Gibran’, the exhibition turns the spotlight on the globally loved and respected Gibran Khalil Gibran (1883 – 1931) and celebrates his life and invaluable contributions as a visual artist through a showcase of 34 of his original works, was inaugurated by H.H. Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad […]...Read More

Teachers’ Day 2021: Consulate General of India honours educators for their services

Dubai: Consulate General of India in Dubai marked the occasion of Teacher’s day, which is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of the former President and eminent scholar, philosopher, and teacher, Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan by recognizing 75 teachers from Indian Curriculum schools in Dubai and the Northern Emirates and honor them for their services rendered […]...Read More

How do you explain the pandemic to a child? Doctors Without Borders’ free activity book download now!

Around the world, Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is responding to COVID-19 in different countries.  But how do you explain the pandemic to a child? How do you make them understand that they can’t play outside, or go to school because many people are sick with COVID-19? What do you say to […]...Read More