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Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates SIKKA Art Fair 2018

In celebration of the UAE’s Year of Zayed 2018, the eighth edition of SIKKA Art Fair upholds the values of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan The Saudi House, a SIKKA Art Fair 2018 highlight, will promote cultural cooperation and collaboration between the UAE and the KSA Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 March 2018:   Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has today inaugurated the eighth edition of SIKKA Art Fair, which  will run from 17th to 26th March 2018 at Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood as a flagship event of Dubai Art Season 2018, strengthening the culture, heritage, arts and literature sectors with a rich series of new more

Milan-san Remo a Dream Target as Uae Team Emirates Announce Super-seven Line Up

Dubai, UAE, March 15, 2018:  UAE Team Emirates has announced a super-seven line up for Friday’s Milan-San Remo race, with Abu Dhabi Tour stage winner and reigning European Champion, Alexander Kristoff leading the team as they look to secure their first race win of the 2018 UCI World Tour season.                   Kristoff, who is aiming to add to his 2014 Milan-San Remo victory, will be supported by an experienced team including; Diego Ulissi, Marco Marcato and Ben Swift, the latter of whom has finished on the podium twice in this race – 3rd in 2014 and 2nd in 2016. Joining them will be the promising young trio of Oliviero Troia, Simone Consonni and Sven Erik Bystrøm. The riders will be guided along the 300km route by Sports Director Mario Scirea and his more

Etihad Airways and Uae National Special Olympics Team Welcome Kuwait Special Olympics Team to Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 15, 2018:   Etihad Airways and the UAE Special Olympics team last night welcomed the Kuwait Special Olympics team and supporters at Abu Dhabi Airport. Etihad had provided the Kuwait team with flights as a symbol of support to the UAE’s sister country. The Kuwaiti delegation of 84 visitors includes 54 athletes representing seven sporting disciplines. In addition to athletes, the airline flew Kuwait’s equipment, coaches, dignitaries and the media for the occasion. Etihad is supported by Hala Abu Dhabi, who are providing tours & excursions to visitors attending the event Key facts about the Special Olympics: The Special Olympics IX MENA Games 2018 take place in Abu Dhabi between 14 and 22 March 2018. More than 1,000 athletes from 33 countries will be competing in more

2XL launches “Caspar” living room collection in grey

Dubai, UAE; March 15, 2018:   2XL, a home-grown luxury furnishings brand, has launched Caspar, a grey coloured sophisticated living room collection which conforms to a variety of interiors. It can easily blend in with warm wall colours for a laid-back look or one can spruce it up with pops of colour for a stylish upgrade. Caspar comes as a set of four-seater and two single-seater sofas.  Made of soft fabric, Caspar is perfect for one to relax after a busy day. The rims of the seater and its legs are in a matching light wooden colour, making it easy to pair with any colour of coffee tables available in the 2XL store.  According to Amit Yadav, Marketing Manager, 2XL, “Grey is a very versatile colour, opening up many possibilities of mix and match to create a breath-taking effect. The arms and legs of Caspar more

Students from Emirates Diplomatic Academy to volunteer at Special Olympics IX MENA Games Abu Dhabi

Celebrating athletes of determination, from 14 to 22 March  15, March 2018 – Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates:  Twenty-three students from the Emirates Diplomatic Academy (EDA), the UAE’s leading international relations and diplomatic institution, will volunteer at the Special Olympics IX MENA Games Abu Dhabi. The upcoming event, set to take place from 14 to 22 March 2018, marks the debut edition of the Special Olympics in the Middle East.  His Excellency Mohamad Abdulla Al Junaibi, Chairman of the Higher Committee for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, said: “We are grateful to the students of Emirates Diplomatic Academy for their support for the Special Olympics. Special Olympics volunteers will play a major role in the success of one of the world’s biggest and most more

Cadillac Alghanim kicks off world-class opportunity in Kuwait

Exclusive opportunity for Cadillac car buyers to win one of EIGHT luxury packages to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Finals The ‘Daring Greatly Gets You to the World Cup’ initiative is running from March alongside other offers Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2018:  With the 2018 FIFA World Cup fast approaching, Cadillac Alghanim is giving its customers the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the finals of the tournament in Russia, offering a five-star experience that matches the luxury standards of a premium brand such as Cadillac.   From the 1st of March, customers will have the opportunity to win either one of three all-inclusive five-star trips to attend the FIFA World Cup Final in Moscow or one of five all-inclusive five-star trips to attend one of the semi-final games, with every purchase of a new Cadillac more

Booz Allen Hamilton and Kaggle Launch Annual Data Science Competition which calls on World's Top Minds to Use Artificial Intelligence for Life-Saving Medical Research

Fourth annual Data Science Bowl Calls on Global Data Science Community to Confront Deadly Diseases through Artificial Intelligence   Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2018:   Somewhere, buried in one of tens of millions of cell samples, could lie the next great breakthrough in disease prevention or cure. But, one of the great barriers to finding it could be the need for human eyes to evaluate a corresponding mountain of cell images, one by one. In an era when terabytes of data can be analyzed in just a few days, the opportunity to enhance automation of biomedical analysis could help researchers achieve breakthroughs faster in the treatment of almost every disease—from cancer, diabetes and rare disorders to the common cold.   To spur this automation, Booz Allen Hamilton and Kaggle launched the 2018 Data Science more

Saudi Al Sheghawi takes T2 crown while Kuwaiti Musallam repeats quads triumph in Al Qudra desert

Przygonski Battles to Dubai International Baja Victory as Emirati Rider Al Balooshi Claims First World Cup Bikes Win Dubai, UAE, 11 March, 2018:  Polish driver Jakub Przygonski battled his way to victory in the Dubai International Baja powered by Nissan and AW Rostamani today as top UAE rider Mohammed Al Balooshi claimed his first World Cup bikes triumph to climax two days of classic cross country rallying. Partnered by Belgian co-driver Tom Colsoul in a Mini John Cooper, overnight leader Przygonski completed the second leg’s 174 km Nissan special stage to secure the cars title with a winning margin of 4mins 8 secs from Russians Vladimir Vasilyev and Konstantin Zhiltsov in another Mini.   Saudi Arabia’s Yasir Hamed Seaidan with Russian co-driver Aleksei Kuzmich finished third another 1 min 32 more

Alexey Firsov Solo Exhibition

New art collection to be showcased at Le Patio  Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2018:  The St. Regis Dubai, in collaboration with Sulty Events and Entertainment and Alina Hannah, Client Advisory Middle East for Christie’s, will open the sixth installation of the “Perspective: Art Exhibition” featuring a solo exhibition by Russian artist, Alexey Firsov in the surrounding area of ‘Le Patio”, second floor St Regis Hotel Dubai.  The exhibition runs from 12th March 2018 until 12th May, 2018. Alexey Firsov pioneered his own artistic style called Lavism, and he says it’s derived from explosive brush strokes, passionate colours, and bold thick texture. Firsov’s Lavism is inspired by ancient Russian art that can be seen in the 14th century Russian Orthodox Church of the Assumption on Volotovo more

Matar Al Habsi wins AED 1 million Fazza Championship for Youlah

DUBAI, 10th March 2018:   Matar Ali Ahmed Rashed Al Habsi hailing from Ras Al Khaimah was crowned as the Youlah champion at a gala ceremony during the 13th and final episode of the 18th edition of the AED 1 million Fazza Championship for Youlah and 13th edition of Al Meydan Program at Al Meydan Fort of Global Village on Friday 9th March. The packed arena went delirious with excitement when it was announced that the 22-year-old policeman was the popular winner having received more votes from the public than Hamdan bin Musleh Al Ahbabi who earned second place and was the first to congratulate the new champion.  It brought the curtain down on weeks of brilliant entertainment by the 16 Yuweel finalists who showcased the unique Emirati culture of Youlah which was telecast live on Sama Dubai television channel every more

UAE Jiu-jitsu Federation® Conducted the Official Weigh-ins of Abu Dhabi Grand Slam® in London at the Copper Box Arena

All Black belts made weight ahead of their final appearance in season three  The Abu Dhabi Grand Slam® in London will begin tomorrow Saturday 10th March at 11am   Dubai, UAE, March 10, 2018:   The UAE Jiu-jitsu Federation®, the official authority for the sport of Jiu-Jitsu in the United Arab Emirates, conducted the official Weigh-ins today at the Copper Box Arena, London, ahead of the final leg of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam® Jiu-Jitsu World Tour season three. Black belt world champions; Mayssa Caldas, Amanda Nogueira, Larissa Paes, Charlotte Von Baumgarten, Ana Carolina Vieira, Samantha Cook, José Lima, Hiago George, Kywan Gracie, Flavio Vianna, Jaime Canuto, Isaque Bahiense, Helton Junior, Adam Wardzinski, Igor Silva, among many others made weight ahead of their highly anticipated fights. more

Reading Champions Declared at 10th Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

Another Triumphant Year for the Chevron Readers’ Cup Concludes Dubai, 10 March 2018:   Winners of the UAE’s annual book battle, the Chevron Readers’ Cup, were declared at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature today. The reading quiz concluded its most successful year since its inception with almost 3000 students from schools across the GCC participating.  67 teams competed in the finals, which were held in Arabic and English in two age groups – Primary and Secondary. Teams answered questions from a list of books by Festival authors and the winners were awarded trophies, certificates and book vouchers. This year marks the seventh year Chevron has sponsored the competition, which has become an integral part of the company’s event calendar. As an annual moderator of the more

SMCCU opens its doors for SIKKA Art Fair

Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding hosts for SIKKA Art Fair 2018    Dubai, UAE, March 08, 2018:  If you are heading to the SIKKA Art Fair this year and want a taste of genuine Emirati culture in the historical neighbourhood of Al Fahidi, be sure to visit SMCCU. The centre is hosting various activities and an exhibition from 17th - 26th March. Details and timings as follows:   House 47 The sikka/alleyway of House 47 will be transformed into an Emirati vintage coffee shop taking guests back in time with traditional coffee and tea and old-style board games, an Emirati calligrapher and a henna artist.  Dubai Drums will be present as will a photobooth for guests to dress up in UAE traditional wear, and SMCCU will also be offering complimentary Emirati snacks, pastries, Arabic coffee and dates, more

Preps for the Fazza Championships for Shooting Saktoun Riffle begin on March 11

DUBAI, 8th March 2018:   The Fazza Championship for Shooting - Saktoun Rifle which is open to locals, residents and GCC nationals will kick-off with training beginning on Sunday 11th March from 8am to 4pm at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Shooting Range in Ruwayyah, Dubai. Shooters will continue training for three consecutive days in preparation for the Fazza Championship for Shooting - Saktoun Rifle (Open) for both men and women which will be held from March 14th to 17th, while the Fazza Open Championship for Shooting - Saktoun Rifle (Locals) will be held on Sunday March 18th at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Shooting Range in Ruwayyah. It was announced that participants from all nationalities residing in the country and citizens of the GCC could join the training sessions in the Fazza Championship for Shooting - Saktoun Rifle, more

Emirates NBD Poetry for All Competition Honours Students and Performers of Determination at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

Dubai, 8 March 2018:   The annual Emirates Airline Festival of Literature poetry performance competition concluded today following an intense final round of the Emirates NBD Poetry for All competition. Winners were crowned by Festival 2018 poets Khalid AlBudoor, Nujoom Nasser Alghanem, Afra Atiq and Harry Baker.    An unprecedented number of performers entered the competition this year, with 700 students competing in the semi-finals before the top performers in each age group progressed to the finals at the Festival. Participants were evaluated on their interpretation of selected poems as well as their performances.   In keeping with the rich Emirati tradition of poetry recital, the Poetry for All competition provides students the chance to exhibit their oratory skills. The competition, held in Arabic more

Johnson's® Baby Launches Its First Semi-therapeutic Product Range

JOHNSON’S® Baby tent at JBR to showcase new HEAD-TO-TOE® range on 8th and 9th March, 2018 Dubai, UAE, 8 March, 2018:   JOHNSON’S® Baby, today officially launched its first semi-therapeutic product line, JOHNSON’S® Baby HEAD-TO-TOE®, at Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) over a panel discussion, which brought together brand representatives, an independent doctor, media and influential mothers from the local community. The JOHNSON’S® Baby tent at JBR will welcome visitors for two days, over 8th and 9th March.  Sana Naweel, Shopper Manager for Johnson & Johnson was pleased with the outcome of the event - “We are absolutely delighted to officially launch JOHNSON’S® Baby’s first semi therapeutic product line, HEAD-TO-TOE®, today in the UAE. The more

Emirates Post organizes various sports activities as part of the third edition of the UAE National Sports Day

March 8, 2018, Dubai, UAE:-   Emirates Post organized a variety of sports activities for its employees as part of UAE National Sports Day aimed at emphasizing the importance of leading an active and healthy lifestyle. The various activities witnessed employees participate in running and stair-climbing competitions, as well as table tennis, mini-basketball and football tournaments. Departments challenged each other at a tug of war as well as mind sports such as chess and puzzle-solving in active and lively sports environments across its branches throughout the Emirates. Commenting on the initiative, His Excellency Abdulla Mohammed Al Ashram, Acting CEO of Emirates Post Group, said "This annual sports event reflects our wise leaders mission in unifying our great nation’s multicultural society through sports. It more

The Kuwait Business Council and Emaar Properties Hosts the artist "Daffy" and his band at #CelebrateKuwait festival

In a live concert on the evening of 9 March Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6/3/2018:  The Kuwait Business Council in Dubai and the Northern Emirates (KuwaitBC) revealed the hosting of the young Kuwaiti artist " Daffy " and his famous band in #CelebrateKuwait. The concert comes as part of the first event of the Kuwaiti youth talents in Dubai, to be held in cooperation with Emaar Properties, The "Slider Station” a leading Kuwaiti restaurant chain in the GCC. The concert will be held as part of Rise - Dubai Creek Harbor activities held at 8:00 pm on the evening of Friday, 9th of March. Unprecedented success Flipperachi and Daffy, the hip hop duo that have taken the region by storm lately, are best known for bringing a new style of music to the scene, fusing Khaleeji and hip hop music in a new way. Behind their more

UAE Team Emirates' Italian Duo Out to Secure Victory on Home Soil

Dubai, UAE, March 06, 2018:  UAE Team Emirates will head to their second Italian race of the season, Tirreno-Adricatico, with two riders vying for the overall General Classification (GC).    The side will be led by Italian duo Fabio Aru and Diego Ulissi, the latter finishing in the top 10 of the recent Abu Dhabi Tour. Joining the riders will be team-mates; Jan Polanc, Filippo Ganna, Marco Marcato, Valerio Conti and Simone Consonni, with Sports Directors Mario Scirea, Marco Marzano and Paolo Tiralongo guiding the team through the seven stages.    Commenting on their goals for the race, Sports Director, Mario Scirea said; "We are going to Tirreno-Adriatico with an aim of winning the general classification. We can aim for the overall standings with both Fabio Aru and Diego Ulissi, both of whom have more

Emirati Rider Aims for World Cup Breakthrough in Dubai

Balooshi pursues victory in Dubai International Baja as team-mate Jaffar chases podium place in bid to inspire new wave of young Arab riders Dubai, UAE, 5 March, 2018:   Top Emirati rider Mohammed Al Balooshi has set his sights firmly on a World Cup breakthrough next weekend as he looks to lead his team of Arab challengers to collective success in the Dubai International Baja powered by Nissan and AW Rostamani. The multiple Arab motocross champion finished third in the event last year, but is relishing the chance to justify his No.1 seeding in the opening round of the 2018 FIM Bajas World Cup for bikes and quads. “I was quite happy with third last year but this time I’m looking to improve,” said the KTM rider. “I’m a passionate rider, I race for a living, and I’m very excited to be more

Dubai Customs honours ‘Innovator Award' winners

Dubai – 05 March 2018:  The Service Innovation Department of Dubai Customs (DC)  honoured the winners of Innovator Award, an innovation-centred internal competition among DC employees and business units. The winners were congratulated and recognized by Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, DC Director, in presence of executive directors, heads of departments and a number of staff. The event was held in line with the UAE Innovation Month and as part of Dubai Customs continuous effort to innovate its services and promote the culture of innovation.  This “Innovator” competition aimed at realizing service leadership at the local and global level as well as boosting the spirit of innovation and creativity to attain a leading level of excellence and happiness across society. It was also supportive of the initiative more

UAE-based artist pays tribute to HH Sheikh Zayed through his magnificent artwork

Worked ceaselessly for 70 days to complete the 11ft x 5.5ft painting, representing the unique vision of the founding father of the nation March 4, 2018; Dubai, UAE:   Converting the founding father of the UAE’s vision and mission into a visual delight, UAE-based artist Akbar Saheb creates a work of art that pays apt tribute to HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan and his deep-rooted influence on today’s UAE. The 11ft x 5.5ft acrylic painting was completed within a span of just 70 days, the artist working ceaselessly to give it the last finishing strokes at the dawn of 2018 which marks 100 years since the birth of Sheikh Zayed. The magnificent work, titled, “Zayed’s Seven Pearls”, depicts Sheikh Zayed’s legacy and hard work in uniting the seven emirates while taking it to the new heights of more

Montegrappa Writing Prize 2018 Awards Five New Writers from the GCC

Winners of Annual Emirates Airline Festival of Literature Writing Competition Announced   Dubai, UAE, 4 March 2018:   Five aspiring writers from the GCC were recognised at the annual Montegrappa Writing Prize award ceremony, held by the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature. The Prize is considered one of the most successful writing competitions in the region, with eight past winners and runners-up already becoming internationally published writers.    Winners received their awards from top UK literary agent at Luigi Bonomi Associates (LBA), Luigi Bonomi and Festival 2018 authors Jessica Jarlvi and Karen Osman, both of whom are previous winners of the Montegrappa Writing Prize.   The Winners: Winner - Jillian Fox (Otherworld) First runner-up - Johara Almogbel (The Nothing more

17th Skyline Crossfire Inter-University Debating Competition

Dubai, UAE, March 04, 2018:  SP Jain School of Global Management has bagged the 1st Place of the recently concluded 17th Crossfire Inter-University Debating Competition organized by Skyline University College on February 28, 2018 at SUC Multi-Purpose Hall. A total of 12 teams consisting of 24 speakers from 8 universities in the UAE has participated in the competition. The esteemed panel of judges of the event were: Mr. Sushil Maratha, General Manager at Maax Solutions FZ LLC and Toast Master; Mr. Mandar Agshikar, General Manager At Ajhinkkya FZE and Toast Master; and Mr. Ahmad Elkabany, Corporate Affairs General Manager – CISCO, Middle East.   Congratulations to all the winners of this year’s Crossfire and we extend our sincere appreciation to all our external judges and the participating more

SUC won Cricket and Football during Skyline Inter-University Sports Fest

Dubai, UAE, March 04, 2018:  The 19th Skyline Cup Cricket Tournament and 5th Skyline Inter-University Sports Festival 2018 organized by Skyline University College Sports Department headed by Mr. Sanjay Benjamin have concluded with new set of champions in five sports categories: cricket, football, basketball, table tennis, and throw ball. Skyline housed a total of 16 universities in this year’s tournaments with a collective number of more than 600 participants from February 11-22, 2018. This year, SUC Football Team has won the football category against City University College Ajman with a final score of 2-1. While SUC Cricket team garnered their 11th championship title at the 19th Skyline Inter-University Cricket Cup Tournament against Manipal University, Dubai.  TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS: 19TH SKYLINE CUP more

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