Colombian kicks out early for comfortable victory
United Arab Emirates, September 17, 2020: Fernando Gaviria took his 6th win of the season, coming home first to win the bunch sprint at the Giro della Toscana in Italy.
Gaviria opened up his sprint with more than 400m to go after the 182.9km day starting and finishing in Pontedera.
The win marks his 46th career victory and the 25th win of the year for UAE Team Emirates.
Gaviria: “Whenever I pin a number on my bike I want to try and win. I made a couple of mistakes in Tirreno but I’ve recovered well since then and today we did a good job as a team. I was sitting a bit further down the group trying to stay out of stress and I saw an opportunity to go early in the sprint and I managed to get a big gap and luckily ......read more
Xposure International Photography Festival’s free-to-enter annual competition is accepting entries in the Sharjah Government Open category until September 23
Sharjah, 16 September 2020
Do you have what it takes to be Sharjah’s most promising photographer?
If you are a budding photography enthusiast and are employed at any of the Government of Sharjah entities, this is your chance to have your work recognised globally. Hurry, and register on or before September 23 to submit your entries in the Sharjah Government Open category, one of the 10 categories under the fifth edition of Xposure International Photography Festival’s free-to-enter annual International Photography & Short Film Awards competition.
Sharjah Government Open is a restricted category reserved for individuals who are in ......read more
Organised by Dubai Sports Council, the 5km Run will take place on November 13
Participants can take part in four build-up runs in Al Marmoom, starting Sept 26
United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2020: Dubai Sports Council has announced the opening of registration for the 5km Al Marmoom Dune Run, which will take place on November 13 in Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve.
Organised under the umbrella of Dubai Sports Council, Al Marmoom Dune Run is an exciting new addition to Dubai’s sporting calendar and will see participants challenge themselves on a 5km course that will take them across dunes and around stunning lakes in the conservation reserve.
One of the first event of its kind, the Dune Run is open to all residents and visitors, aged 15 and above, and ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2020: UAE Team Emirates has confirmed a strong and versatile squad for the Tour of Luxembourg (September 15-19), which will be headed up by the experienced puncheur Diego Ulissi.
The riders will tackle 835km of tarmac, packed full of steep climbs and sprint finishes during the five-day tour. The mix of terrain will offer some great opportunities for Ulissi and the team’s fast man Jasper Philipsen who both head to the race with an eye on stage wins.
Sports Directors Aurelio Corral (Spa) and Neil Stephens (Aus) will lead the six-man squad.
-Diego Ulissi (Ita)
-Sven Erik Bystrøm (Nor)
-Tom Bohli (Swi)
-Ivo Oliveira (Por)
-Rui Oliveira (Por)
-Jasper Philipsen (Bel)
Ulissi said: "It's a race with lots of short but ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2020: UAE Team Emirates has confirmed its line-up for the three back to back Italian one-day classics with the Giro Della Toscana on September 16, Coppa Sabatini on September 17 and Giro dell’Appennino on September 19.
The 7-man teams will be guided by two Italian sport directors, Manuele Mori and Bruno Vicino, who know these roads well.
Giro Della Toscana (1.1)
Mikkel Bjerg (Den)
Alessandro Covi (Ita)
Fernando Gaviria (Col)
Max Richeze (Arg)
Juan Sebastian Molano (Col)
Edward Ravasi (Ita)
Aleksandr Riabushenko (Bel)
Coppa Sabatini (1.PRO)
Andres Camilo Ardila (Col)
Mikkel Bjerg (Den)
Alessandro Covi (Ita)
Juan Sebastian Molano (Col)
Cristian Camilo Munoz (Col)
Edward Ravasi ......read more
One-to-one discussion between Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi Chairman HE Mohamed Al Mubarak and Hollywood producer Jason Blum will stream on 16 September at 9pm (UAE)
Abu Dhabi, 14 September 2020: The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) continues its series of virtual panel discussions, CulturAll Conversations, with a one-to one session focused on the film industry. Featuring a discussion between HE Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, DCT Abu Dhabi Chairman, and the Emmy Award-winning Hollywood producer Jason Blum, CulturAll Conversations: Picturing the Future will be livestreamed via the Abu Dhabi Culture YouTube Channel at 9pm (UAE) on Wednesday 16 September.
Veteran Hollywood producer Jason Blum has produced over 75 films and TV series throughout his career. He is the founder and ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 14 September 2020: Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi celebrated the anniversary of fans’ favorite mystery-solving pooch – none other than Scooby-Doo! Visiting families and friends joined Scooby-Doo at Cartoon Junction to commemorate his 51st anniversary before joining him in tackling ghosts and ghouls on board Scooby-Doo! The Museum of Mysteries.
As part of the glorious day, Scooby-Doo gifted families an exclusive selection of memorabilia in celebration of his anniversary!
United Arab Emirates, September 14, 2020: UAE Team Emirates’ Tadej Pogacar claimed his second stage victory of the Tour de France and the third for the Emirati squad, beating GC leader, Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma) atop Grand Colombier.
Pogacar took the victory and valuable bonus seconds on the line just ahead of fellow Slovenian, Roglic cutting the deficit to 40 seconds in the General Classification.
Pogacar once again showed his class by timing his sprint to perfection with a dash for the line inside the final 100m but wasn’t able to shake Roglic who stayed on his wheel until the end.
Tomorrow sees Pogacar remain in the White Jersey as the UAE Team Emirates team leader now boasts a 2’35” lead over Enric Mas (Movistar).
Monday also gifts ......read more
# Rising star Tanisha Crasto plays eight matches on the day and wins three titles
# Philippines beat USA for men’s basketball title, while Syria clinch women’s crown
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: India have made a clean sweep of all the titles on offer in the badminton competition of DSC Dubai Sports Community Club’s Tournament, with rising star Tanisha Crasto winning three of them.
The 17-year old Crasto, who is India’s top-ranked junior doubles player and has represented the country at the World Junior Badminton Championships, showed great resilience on the day, winning all eight of her matches in front of an appreciate audience at the tournament venue - Dubai Sports World at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Crasto won the women’s single title defeating ......read more
David De La Cruz and Tadej Pogačar were the two protagonists of the day for UAE Team Emirates, on the 13th stage of the Tour de France
United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: De La Cruz entered a breakaway of 17 riders who led the race after forming 30 km from the start, fighting on the decisive final ascent of Pas de Peyrol with a large advantage over the yellow jersey group. The best of the escapees was Colombian Daniel Martinez (Ef), while De La Cruz crossed the line in 10th position at 3’52″.
Among the men of the general classification, it was once again Pogačar who animated the day, attacking 1 km from the finish. Only Roglic (Jumbo-Visma) managed to keep his compatriot’s wheel. The Slovenian duo gained precious seconds over their rivals, so much so that ......read more
TOP ESPORTS RACING TEAMS BATTLE IT OUT IN ROUND ONE OF NEW COMPETITION
Newly formed Abu Dhabi based YAS HEAT challenging world class teams in the opening round of the inaugural competition
Fans wishing to see how the action unfolded can register for a free Starz Play Arabia trial now
United Arab Emirates, September 12, 2020: YAS HEAT enjoyed a solid start to the inaugural V10 R-League, a new sim racing competition created through a collaboration between Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management (ADMM) and Gfinity, and fans in the region can now see how the action unfolded via Starz Play Arabia.
The eight teams took part in the first round with four separate matches which all included three race challenges. The professional racers, who were all behind the wheel of an exclusively-designed V10 car, were tasked with ......read more
Action-laden web series features superstars R Madhavan, Vijay Raaz, Rohit Roy, Tanuj Virwani, Aashim Gulati, Sana Saeed, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, and other Bollywood stars
• Shooting for 2 exciting seasons expected to take 60 days
• Covid swab test conducted weekly for 100-plus cast and crew
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 10, 2020: he record 100-plus strong cast and crew of ‘7th Sense’ – the highly anticipated debut web-series production of Mumbai-based Gaurang Doshi Productions – has successfully started shooting the larger-than-life Hindi crime thriller in Dubai, UAE, after arriving in the emirate from Mumbai, India, last month.
Eminent Bollywood producer Gaurang Doshi is producing ‘7th Sense’ with a star-studded cast as part of a twin ......read more
World Championship runner-up joins Emirati team with sights set on the rainbow bands
United Arab Emirates, September 08, 2020: Matteo Trentin has put pen to paper on a deal which will see him in the colours of UAE Team Emirates for the next two years.
“I am very happy to join UAE, it’s an ambitious team that is doing very well and where I hope to be able to contribute with some good results. Finding a team that has a long and ambitious project is not easy in this period and I am proud that they have trusted me to be part of that.
Another factor is that I already know many riders and many staff members and therefore it will be an easier integration from this point of view.
The objectives of the coming years? Well, first of all I have unfinished business ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 07, 2020: Great Britain’s David Hynes and Krisztina Vaczi of Hungary won the men’s and women’s title respectively, while Dare2Tri took the team crown at the Ironstar Indoor Triathlon, which was held last weekend at Max & Aegle Fitness Centre in Meydan.
Supported by Dubai Sports Council, the Ironstar Indoor Triathlon saw a lively turnout with participants in the individual category trying to achieve the longest distance in 10 minutes of swimming, 20 minutes of running and 30 minutes of cycling – all at the gym.
Hynes topped the charts among the men, swimming an event-best 700 metres in his 10 minutes, clocking 4,890 metres in the run and 21,620 metres in cycling for an aggregate of 27,210 metres. His compatriot Kenneth Heney finished second with a total distance ......read more
Second stage win for UAE Team Emirates at the Tour taken in breathtaking style by Tadej Pogacar
United Arab Emirates, September 07, 2020: An incredible performance on the last Pyrenees stage of the Tour saw 21-year-old and Tour de France debutant Tadej Pogacar win the first Tour Stage of his career by the barest of margins.
The Slovenian from the Emirati squad won the 9th stage of the Grande Boucle, 153km Pau-Laurns by outsprinting a group containing Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma), Marc Hirschi (Sunweb), Egan Bernal (Ineos-Grenadiers) and Mikel Landa (Bahrain-McLaren) becoming the youngest Tour stage winner of the 21st century.
Hirschi had led the race for 80km moving four minutes clear of the main group of contenders and had looked at one point to be soloing to victory but ......read more
India’s rising badminton star Tanisha Crasto to have a busy day this coming Friday as she competes in three different categories
United Arab Emirates, September 06, 2020: The badminton men’s single semi-final of Dubai Sports Community Club’s Tournament will be a celebration of Dubai’s rich cultural and ethnic diversity with four players from four different nations flying their country’s flag.
The last-four bookings will see China’s Che Liang take on Pakistan’s Munzar Abdul Rahman in the first semis on Friday, September 11, while India’s Sachin Seth will meet Syria’s Mahmoud Taifour for the second spot in the final.
Seth made it the last four with a thrilling 15-11, 11-15, 15-6 win over China’s Zhou Wei on Friday, the opening day of the tournament at Dubai ......read more
• UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: OVEREEM vs. SAKAI took place Saturday, September 6 at UFC APEX
• Heavyweight contenders met when former title challenger and No. 6 ranked Alistair Overeem faces No. 9 Augusto Sakai
• Former interim light heavyweight title challenger Ovince Saint Preux took on KO artist Alonzo Menifield in the co-main event
• The event was closed to the public
United Arab Emirates, September 06, 2020:
Performances of the Night:
Brian Kelleher, Andre Muniz, Michel Pereira, Ovince Saint Preux
Alistair Overeem defeated Augusto Sakai via fifth-round TKO
I had a feeling this would take me a few rounds and it took me five. All respect to my coaches. They’ve guided me perfectly and ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 03, 2020: This week’s WWE media update includes a round-up of results from Payback, as well as all the latest news from both RAW and SmackDown and details about how to access content in the MENA region.
ROMAN’S NIGHT AT PAYBACK
On a night packed full of drama, Roman Reigns became the new Universal Champion after defeating “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt and Braun Strowman at Payback.
Elsewhere, the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship changed hands after Shayna Baszler and Nia Jax secured a shock victory over Bayley and Sasha Banks.
There were also memorable victories for the likes of Big E, Keith Lee and Mat Riddle.
ORTON ON TOP
Randy Orton came out on top in a Triple Threat Match against Seth Rollins and Keith Lee to earn himself another shot at ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 03, 2020: Dubai Sports Council (DSC) has announced the launch of “Dubai Sports Community Club’s Tournament”, to take place at the pitches of Dubai Sports World (Zabeel Halls No. 4, 5, 6) in Dubai World Trade Center from 4th to 11th Sept. 2020.
The Tournament will be held with participation of 14 social clubs and communities in Dubai; these are: India Club, Pakistani Club, Jordanian Social Club, Sudanese Social Club, Egyptian Social Club, Filipino Social Club, the Lebanese Community, the Syrian Community, the Nepalese Community, the Sri Lankan Community, the American Community, the Indonesian Community, the Yemeni Community and the Chinese Community.
The Tournament’s Participants, who are classified into male teams & female teams, will contest tough ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 02, 2020: Slovenian starlet, Tadej Pogacar showed his strength as a clear podium favourite by matching the pace of the world’s strongest riders in today’s stage 4 of the Tour de France.
Pogacar followed world number one and compatriot, Primoz Roglic’s (Team Jumbo-Visma) wheel on a brutal uphill sprint in the final 150 metres of the climb to the line to take a well-earned second place in the Tour’s first summit finale.
Stage 4 was one to remember for Pogacar as he earned himself the coveted white jersey awarded to the fastest young rider which he will wear with pride in tomorrow’s dangerous Stage 5.
Pogačar said, "To wear the white jersey in the Tour is a really nice moment. I wasn't sure after I ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 02, 2020: Trends show what everyone is talking about right now. The question “why is this trending?” was Tweeted over half a million times over the last year. Twitter has been working to bring people more context on what’s happening with labels on Tweets and accounts as well as curated pages (also known as Moments) and related articles on trends. To help with this, Twitter is adding pinned Tweets and descriptions on trends to help explain why something is trending.
Sometimes the right Tweet can help make sense of a trend. Starting today, some trends will have a representative Tweet pinned to them to give people more insight about a trend right away. A combination of algorithms and Twitter’s curation team determine if a Tweet represents a trend by evaluating if ......read more
Official WWE Arabic Commentators Faisal Almughaisib and Jude Aldajani and Ring Announcer Saeed AlGhamdi to be Included in Game's PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and Windows PC (via Steam) Versions
United Arab Emirates, August 31, 2020: 2K today announced that WWE® 2K Battlegrounds, the arcade-style brawler that will bring over-the-top WWE action to a new level of intensity, will be available for the PlayStation®4 system, the Xbox One family of devices, including the Xbox One X, and Windows PC via Steam, with Arabic commentary and ring announcements for the first time in the history of WWE video games. Official Arabic-speaking WWE commentators, Faisal Almughaisib and Jude Aldajani, will lend their voices to the game, alongside Saeed AlGhamdi providing ring announcements.
Versions of the game for ......read more
• ProvenMed, Callix and PlasticFri named as top 3 winners of competition, specialising in medical devices, intelligent call answering solutions and eco-friendly products
• 23% increase in applications received in 5th cycle compared to previous cycles, while 82% of business ideas were submitted by UAE-based startups
• Over 1,900 startups from around the world have applied over the last five cycles of the competition
• UAE Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and SMEs: Competition promotes the participation of entrepreneurs in shaping the foundations of the future economy, and our governmental efforts are continuing to develop national entrepreneurship
United Arab Emirates, August 31, 2020: Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the winners of 5th ......read more
• The Norwegian outsprinted everyone to give the UAE Team Emirates their first ever yellow jersey
• Valerio Conti wins Trofeo Matteotti
United Arab Emirates, August 30, 2020: Alexander Kristoff was the fastest in the first stage of the Tour de France, hitting a fantastic double with a stage victory and sealing the yellow jersey.
The 156 km of the inaugural stage of the Gran Boucle were characterized by numerous crashes due to the heavy rain that featured throughout the entire race. The group moved cautiously along the descents of the course, only to put the hammer down again in the final 20 km.
In Nice, on the final straight, Kristoff unleashed his power with a perfectly timed sprint, where he overtook Mads Pedersen (Trek – Segafredo) and Cees Bol (Team ......read more
DCT Abu Dhabi given Honorable Mention at PR Daily’s annual awards for its Bike for A Child initiative
Abu Dhabi, UAE. August 25, 2020: The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has been recognised by a globally-respected awards body for its OneDCT (Bike for A Child) Corporate Social Responsibility campaign.
The Department collected an Honorable Mention in the Internal Communications Campaign category at PR Daily’s 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Awards for the initiative, where DCT Abu Dhabi employees helped to construct bikes for disadvantaged children.
PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards winners champion causes and initiatives that improved their communities, countries and the world, with the 2020 awards seeing more than 20 organisations ......read more
United Arab Emirates, August 25, 2020: UAE Team Emirates have named their 8-man team for the pinnacle of the world cycling calendar, the Tour de France, which sets off from Nice on August 29 before arriving in Paris on 20 September.
After a very promising start to the season, in which the team has claimed 18 victories, the squad will be hopeful of building on that ......read more
• A virtual specialised seminar to spread knowledge about authentic Emirati heritage, in cooperation with Mohammed bin Rashid Centre for Cultural Communication
• Everyone is invited to participate in a journey to learn about Emirati culture and its human values
• Safeguarding tangible and intangible Emirati heritage and transmitting it across generations
• ......read more
United Arab Emirates, August 24, 2020:
28-year old takes the title in photo finish
Sven Erik Bystrøm took his first victory in UAE Team Emirates colours by winning the Norwegian National Road Race Championships. Bystrøm took the win in an emphatic photo finish from Jonas Iversby Hvideberg (Uno-X) in a three man sprint to the ......read more
Second consecutive stage victory for Emirati squad
United Arab Emirates, August 22, 2020: Jasper Philipsen took his first win of the season with a dominating performance by UAE Team Emirates on stage 3 of the Tour du Limousin. The Belgian timed his move to perfection with a burst of power in the closing 200m to come around Jake Stewart (Groupama-FDJ) for a clear ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2020: Dubai Sports Council and Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services have signed a Memorandum of Understanding which will see the two parties cooperate in sports events to ensure the safety and health of participants.
The MOU, which is for three years with provision to extend, was signed at the Council’s headquarters by HE Saeed Hareb, ......read more
The OPPO Gaming Challenge will be held from August 20th – 29th at Mall of Emirates as part of Dubai Summer Surprises
Dubai, August 17, 2020: Global smartphone brand OPPO has partnered with Dubai Summer Surprises this year to create a gaming extravaganza for the youth. The challenge will unfold over ten days and has been developed to engage gamers in ......read more
United Arab Emirates, August 17, 2020:
Dauphiné: Pogačar 3rd in Megève and 4th in the final classification; De La Cruz best climber
Success for Rui Costa in the Portuguese Championships. The UAE Team Emirates rider has been crowned national road champion for the second time in his career, beating Daniel Mestre (W52 / Fc Porto) after a long and hard-fought ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 16 August 2020: National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD) and Almarai announced today the launch of the 10th edition of ‘Moments’ annual photography competition, which has established itself as one of the largest photography competitions across the Middle East and North Africa.
Held under the theme of ‘2020 Moments’, this year’s competition ......read more
United Arab Emirates, August 15, 2020: After narrowly missing out on a victory at Strade Bianche, UAE Team Emirates’ Davide Formolo took his first win of the season with a 60km solo attack in stage 3 of the Criterium du Dauphine.
The Italian national champion was able to make the early breakaway with a small but strong contingent of riders who worked together to ......read more
Al Jazirah Al Hamra, Ras Al Khaimah:
• The last pearl diving village of its kind in the Arabian Gulf
• The village’s restored fort is now home to a revered arts festival
Ras Al Khaimah - United Arab Emirates, August 15, 2020: Al Jazirah Al Hamra is a small fishing village with a big past and potentially even bigger future. It is, in fact, one ......read more
Dubai - United Arab Emirates, August 15, 2020: Buti Al Nuaimi of the UAE and Pia Hansske of Germany were fastest in their respective categories in the DXB Snow Run at Ski Dubai, Mall of the Emirates, on Friday morning.
Organised by Dubai Sports Council in cooperation with Ski Dubai as the opening act of the two-day ‘DXB Snow Week’, the DXB Snow Run saw a vibrant ......read more
New feature will be rolled out across iOS, Android and Twitter.com
United Arab Emirates, August 12, 2020: Today, Twitter is officially rolling out new conversation settings that give people more control over their conversations. Now available to all people on Twitter, the control settings provide people on Twitter full control over their own conversations and the ability to have ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 11 August 2020: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the World’s Leading Theme Park, has launched an exclusive offer for adults to unleash their inner child at the iconic theme park for an adults at kids’ price of AED230. Launching at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi for the very first time, the offer will be in place until September 30, 2020.
With Ferrari World ......read more
Dubai - United Arab Emirates, August 11, 2020: Celebrating the women of today, Fall/Winter 2020 trends welcome contrast; with top trends ranging from punk, to preppy, and colour palettes of nudes and neon.
The initiative ‘Italian fashion towards Dubai’, introduces 14 fashion brands from Emilia-Romagna to showcase their renowned craftsmanship, and highlight their unique ......read more
United Arab Emirates, August 11, 2020: When the DXB Snow Run takes place at Ski Dubai in the Mall of the Emirates this Friday morning, a total of 46 nations will be represented at the start line with a big number of the participants being Emiratis and tourists.
Open to men and women aged 18-62 years, the 3km DXB Snow Run is a part of the ‘DXB Snow Week’ and is being ......read more
Duo salute Dubai Sports Council for ‘amazing’ facilities and precautionary measures at place at 10th DSW in Dubai World Trade Centre
DUBAI – United Arab Emirates, August 10, 2020: Former Italy and Inter Milan goalkeeper Walter Zenga and Brazilian futsal legend Falcao have saluted Dubai Sports Council and Dubai World Trade Centre for the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 06, 2020: For the first time in the history of the sport, the UCI World Tour will host two back to back monuments over the summer, with Milan-Sanremo taking place on Saturday 8th August, followed swiftly by the Tour of Lombardy on Saturday 15th August.
The first of the season’s monuments – the name given to five of cycling’s ......read more
• UEFA Europa League Trophy Tour Driven by Kia goes online in the wake of COVID-19
• Tour launched digitally to continue donation of football boots to young Syrian refugees in Jordan
• Former footballers such as Michael Owen and Francesco Totti play their part as event ambassadors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 06, 2020: Kia Motors ......read more
Organised by Dubai Sports Council and Ski Dubai, “DXB Snow Run” takes place on Aug 14
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 05, 2020: The DXB Snow Run, the first of its kind in the world, has received an overwhelming response from members of UAE’s enthusiastic sports-loving community, forcing organisers to close registration early because all spots have been ......read more
Over the last three seasons, over 2,000 male and female players learning to play football the LaLiga way.
Dubai, UAE – August 4, 2020 – LaLiga Academy UAE, developed by LaLiga, the world’s strongest league, announced today the launch of its 2020/2021 Season, welcoming all players at its brand-new home at Dubai Sports City.
Over the last three seasons, Liga ......read more
August 05, 2020: Kids First Group (KFG), the leading group in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Doha for providing premium early years education and childcare, showcased its full commitment to the parents by extending full support to the families and adding some ease to their financial burdens.
In its mission to remain true to its purpose and despite the challenging periods, KFG facilitated a ......read more
The long-term, e-learning initiative, wherein the Authority is offering over 100 specialised learning courses, saw a sharp rise in applications
Dubai, UAE, 3 August 2020: With application number reaching 1200, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority’s (Dubai Culture) recently launched collaborative initiative with LinkedIn is gaining considerable traction among creative industry ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 03, 2020: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, is pleased to announce that Ski Dubai will host a ski and snowboard competition in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council on Saturday, 15 August 2020 to encourage the safe return to snow sports following the easing ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 02, 2020: Gaviria takes victory on second stage of Vuelta Burgos. On the second day of competition after the official resumption of the teams racing calendar, UAE Team Emirates claimed their latest win. The win came to Fernando Gaviria, who dominated the final sprint on the 2nd stage of the Vuelta a Burgos, 168 km from Castrojeriz to Villadiego with ......read more
Areej Al Hammadi claimed the title for Most football 'hotstepper' ball control tricks in one minute
Walid Yari raised the bar on Most side jump push-ups in 1 minute
Records announced at the launch of Guinness World Records Day 2020
Assets available to download here:
Areej Al Hammadi: video + photos
Walid Yari: video + photos
29 July 2020 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates: ......read more