Dr. Khalifa Alromaithi Spotlighted on Nasher News

Our celebrated author, Dr. Khalifa Alromaithi, has been spotlighted on Nasher News for his remarkable achievement in winning the prestigious Sheikh Zayed Book Awards 2024. His captivating book, ‘The Geographical Names – Memory of Generations,’ has clinched the coveted title in the ‘Contribution to the Nation’s Development’ category. Dive into the feature to hear insights from our International Publishing Director, Jade Robertson, and get a sneak peek into the fascinating world of Dr. Alromaithi’s award-winning masterpiece. Read the feature here.

The Geographical Names – Memory of Generations uncovers the hidden stories behind ancient sites in the UAE, each name a testament to the region’s cultural identity and heritage. From the influence of language and customs to the impact of urban development, discover the fascinating evolution of these names. Let author Dr. Khalifa guide you through the mysteries of pronunciation, history, and meaning in this compelling exploration of place and identity. Buy the book here.

Dr. Khalifa Alromaithi’s illustrious career spans high-ranking governmental positions and groundbreaking contributions to the field of National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI). Recognized as a trailblazer in the UAE geospatial community, he was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the prestigious Geospatial World Forum in Amsterdam in 2019. Over the past four decades, Dr. Alromaithi’s dedication to his craft has resulted in a vast collection of geographical names meticulously recorded, showcasing his commitment to preserving the cultural heritage of the United Arab Emirates.