Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Competition(Entertainment)
Filter PR by
  
Reading Champions Declared at 10th Emirates Airline Festival of Literature
 
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 competition, Christopher Bradley, Chevron Alkhalij Country Chairman & General Manager Middle East Joint Ventures & Aviation for UAE, said: ‘The growth of this competition has been astounding and a pleasure to be a part of. The Festival makes reading accessible and fun for students around the region, which is an important step in inculcating a love for literature and for fostering a knowledgeable and learned society. These are key pillars in Chevron’s aim to support education communities in our areas of operation. We wish all the participants and winners the best as they have gained valuable insight into the world through these books and are already a step ahead in their learning journeys.’

The winners in the Arabic Primary category were:
First: The New Academic School - The Positive
Second: Zahrat Al Mada’en School, Ras Al Khaimah - The Smart Team
Third: The International Academic School - The Smart

In the Secondary category, the winners were:
First: Emirates Private School, Al Ain - Emirates Readers
Second: Al Mawakeb School, Al Barsha - Team A
Third: School of Modern Skills - Girls Team A

The winners in the English Primary category were:
First:
Gems Our Own English School - Chapter Champs 
Second: Dubai English Speaking School - Code Book
Third: Gems Our Own English School - Rocking Readers

In the Secondary category, the winners were:
First: Private International English School, Abu Dhabi - Book Bulls
Second: Gems Our Own English School - The Aurelians 
Third: Gems Modern Academy - Subluced


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 10644 times
PR Category : Entertainment
Posted on : Saturday, March 10, 2018  11:03:00 AM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : UAE Jiu-jitsu Federation® Conducted the Official Weigh-ins o...
Next Story : Preps for the Fazza Championships for Shooting Saktoun Riff...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
24 Karat Gold Elixir by Mehrunisa Launches in the UAE Beauty Market [16208-Views]
Festive Gift Sets from Bubble T [15134-Views]
Get Ready for Party Season with Lottie's new make-up hits [15000-Views]
Holiday Gifting Made Easy with Wet n Wild Beauty Specials [14713-Views]
Tissot PR100 Lady Sport – Chic Glamourous Festive Season [14012-Views]
New 1948 Seamaster Watches Join the Ranks' [12694-Views]
Tissot PR100 Lady Sport – Chic Sporty yet Feminine [11620-Views]
Interview with Asil Attar, CEO of Al Yasra Fashion [11620-Views]
Dubai Shopping Festival Wednesday Specials at The Smile Bar [11395-Views]
DKNY Launches (Limited Edition) Holiday 2018 Collection [10352-Views]
Extra Fort Automatic continues to set style standards [10053-Views]
CITIZEN's “#MyBetterStartsNow” campaign seeks out UAE's inspired and driven individuals [10022-Views]
Model of the Year Takes Camo to Catwalk Level [9717-Views]
Johnny Depp Wears a Corum Bubble Skull [9644-Views]
Pure Gold Jewellers celebrates the festive season with new diamond necklace designs on ‘co... [8296-Views]
TIPS & TOES: January 2019 Special Offers [8241-Views]
Winter wool Christmas must- haves [7997-Views]
Samsung Galaxy A9 – Designed to capture the world in its fullest [7283-Views]
Chic and Stylish Wraps with a 3 in 1 effortless concept [6808-Views]
Michael Kors Collection Transeason 2019 Press Presentation [6643-Views]
Santa is Coming to Town! [6612-Views]
Marni Introduces Marni Rothko, A 7-layer Acetate Frame With a Vivid, New Color Palette [5819-Views]
New Menu alert: Moombai & Co. launches exciting and delicious food items to its menu [5704-Views]
9th Edition of China Homelife Exhibition to Have Over 3000 Exhibitors Across Business Sect... [5685-Views]
Els Back for the 30th Omega Dubai Desert Classic Aiming for a Record Fourth Victory [5374-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories