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ASCIRA wins IBA Awards in London

ASCIRA wins big at the Stevies IBA Gala Awards in London It was an evening of achievements, recognition and camaraderie for ASCIRA at The 19th Annual International Business Awards gala in London. ASCIRA CEO Dr John Sachtouras received the Gold Stevie for Chairman of the year while COO Ms. Belynda Lee bagged the Silver Stevie […]

ASCIRA’s Second Anniversary: A 3-Day Mega Celebration

ASCIRA celebrated its second anniversary with not one, but three days of grand festivities. Held at the W Dubai – The Palm, the event kicked off on 26th March and more than 200 representatives of the company flew in from all over the world to partake in the jubilant celebrations. The event commenced with the […]

ASCIRA STUDIOS wins the Gold Stevie for Innovation in Media, Visual Communication and Entertainment

It was a proud moment for ASCIRA as they were declared the winner of the Gold Stevie for Innovation in Media, Visual Communication, and Entertainment for the State-of-the-Art ASCIRA Studio in Dubai at the MENA Stevie Awards held at Waldorf Astoria in Ras Al Khaimah on May 21. About the Studio All the content for ASCIRA Academy is […]

ASCIRA Founder/CEO John Sachtouras receives Honorary Doctorate

It is a moment of immense pride and honour at ASCIRA as CEO John Sachtouras received an Honorary Doctorate in Business from European International University, an accredited university in Paris, France. The graduation ceremony took place in Bangkok, Thailand. ‘This achievement is a demonstration for each person that it is never too late to learn and achieve big goals. You […]

John Sachtouras – Transformational Leader of the Year

Ascira Global announced today that The Globee® Awards, organizers of world’s premier business awards programs and business ranking lists, has named John Sachtouras, a winner in the 9th Annual 2021 CEO World Awards. These prestigious global awards recognize disruptive technologies and innovative solutions that are transforming consumer experiences everywhere. They cover every industry of every size in […]

Travel to Enhance Your Life

John Sachtouras, CEO of ASCIRA, has 16 passports and has travelled to more than a hundred countries. Why? Because he feels travelling is the most enriching and educational experience in the world. In the interview below, he gets candid about why travel is an opportunity to fall in love with oneself. What was your first […]

Why Travel is still the Number One Interest on People’s Minds

It would be an understatement to say 2020 will not be remembered fondly, especially for travel enthusiasts. Millions of people have had to bury their exotic travel plans which provided a route to much needed adventure and escapism from the daily humdrum. Families have been homebound with kids, with no scope of taking a break. […]

The Future of Education is Online

Contrary to popular belief, the concept of eLearning is not new. It dates to 1924 when the first testing machine was invented which allowed students to test themselves in a classroom. Since then, though online education has been a preferred mode of imparting and attaining knowledge for many, it never got the due importance it […]

Back to the Future for Creating Ground-Breaking Content

If you think that anything in Dubai cannot surprise you anymore, be forewarned. ASCIRA’s cutting-edge, state-of-the-art recording and broadcasting studio is sure to blow your mind. The Setup. Walking into the ASCIRA Studio you see a modern reception desk, comfortable lounge area and an elegant conference room with two big TVs on the wall. As […]

Smart Travel — Can We Connect Work and Travel?

Do you have the opportunity to travel for work? How about working while travelling? Work does not have to mean sitting in an office! You can actually work from almost anywhere these days. Of course, work is necessary but it is the fascinating journeys that matter for most of us. With ASCIRA, you have the […]