The Organizing Committee of "Dubai Marathon" has announced the routes of the 23rd edition of the Marathon, which will be held on Sunday 7th Jan. 2024 with participation of elite of the top racers in the world.
Dubai Marathon, one the eminent annual sports activities, is organized with the support of Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and considered as one of the oldest long distance running races in the region.
Participants in Dubai Marathon compete in three distances; these are: the 42.195 km professionals' category / 10 km amateurs' category / 4 km beginners' category. Participation door in the Marathon is open for male & female racers of various classes in society & people of determination of multi-nationalities from UAE & overseas.
Dubai Marathon, the 1st & ......read more
Wednesday 6th December, 2023: Today, UAE Team Emirates’ CEO and Team Principal, Mauro Gianetti, was invited to present at COP28 and used the platform to announce the team’s ambitious goal of reaching net-zero by 2030.
The announcement, which underscored the team’s dedication to leading the way in sustainable sports and contributing to a more environmentally conscious future, also highlighted its position as the first Professional Cycling Team to achieve Carbon Neutrality, an accomplishment achieved at the end of the 2023 season.
Gianetti, who was speaking on a panel at the FAB Pavilion said: “Since day one, our team’s mission has been about more than just winning bike races; we were created to become a vehicle for change. Along with our partners, and on behalf of the UAE ......read more
• Emirates Post Group and the Universal Postal Union, in collaboration with the UAE’s Ministry of Education and UNITAR, highlighted the role of postal networks in advancing climate education.
04, December, 2023: Emirates Post Group (EPG) and the Universal Postal Union (UPU), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) hosted a workshop session titled ‘Delivery for the Future: The Postal Network as Infrastructure for Lifelong Climate Education’ on the sidelines of the 28th annual Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change 2023 (COP28).
The workshop was held in the Green Zone at the Greening Education Hub (Erth), Legacy from the Land of Zayed that is organized by the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 30 November 2023: To celebrate the 52nd UAE National Day, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Library (MBRL) organised a line-up of unique events throughout the day, which included activities, entertainment shows, workshops, and poetry evenings for all family members.
The celebration witnessed wide participation and a large presence of children and families, who commended MBRL’s efforts in promoting national identity among the younger generations, in line with the spirit of the union which embodies the history of the UAE, and supports family and community cohesion.
The celebration included several activities, including Dukkan, pearl collecting, petting farm, falconry, burqa design, doll making workshop, textured art, wood block painting, sustain bag making, ‘dokhoon’ making, the art of ‘Liwa’, and ......read more
A memorable camping experience for all visitors and stargazers who wish to enjoy the Geminids Meteor Shower in the dark clear skies of the Mleiha Desert, on 14 December 2023
Sharjah, 30 November 2023
In a bid to continue delivering unique experiences for tourists, stargazers, and visitors across the UAE, the Mleiha Archaeological and Eco-tourism Project in Sharjah has geared up its preparation for the highly anticipated Geminids Meteor Shower, scheduled to light the UAE skies on Thursday, 14 December, from 6.00 p.m. to 1.00 a.m. when the meteor shower is expected to be at its peak.
A Winter Experience to Remember
The Geminids Meteor Shower, which can produce up to 120 meteors per hour at its peak, is one of the most stunning astronomical events of the year. This year, due to the absence of the moon, it is expected to be a ......read more
The maiden trade show was a resounding success and attracted over 2800 buyers from 67 countries
Date: Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2023
The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI) marked a historic milestone in the global retail market with the triumphant conclusion of ‘Brands of India’ which showcased 350+ top Indian clothing brands at Dubai World Trade Centre from November 27 to 29, 2023.
In its inaugural edition, Brands of India emerged as a beacon of success, providing a substantial head start for Indian apparel brands in the dynamic Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The event garnered tremendous attention, drawing an impressive 2800 buyers from 67 countries predominantly comprising Retailers and Importers from key markets such as UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Yemen, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2023: Dubai Airports, operator of the world’s biggest international hub, celebrated UAE’s 52nd Union Day at Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 3 and highlighted the nation’s sustainability journey from its union to the present-day, to emphasise the importance of the Year of Sustainability.
Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline Group, the celebratory event hosted Emirati Astronaut Sultan Al Neyadi, a symbol of the UAE's pioneering spirit and commitment to innovation as a guest of honour.
The event brought together employees of Dubai Airports and its strategic partners from across the airport community, including ......read more
Latest advancements, innovations and future of emergency medicine will be explored during the conference.
• ESEM23 features a comprehensive program, including pre-course workshops, educational courses, parallel sessions, panel discussions, plenary sessions, and much more.
• Open Mic Sessions at the event to provide a unique platform for the exchange of information, innovative ideas, and thoughts, offering international exposure and professional growth opportunities.
28 November 2023; Abu Dhabi, UAE - With the mission of advancing and broadening the landscape of emergency medicine on a global scale, over 2000 emergency physicians and medical professionals from the world over will converge in Abu Dhabi for the Emirates Society Emergency Medicine Conference 2023 ......read more
Ministers from around the world as well as CEOs of global industry, energy and tech companies will participate in critical discussions on the future of sustainable industrial development.
Abu Dhabi-UAE. 28 November 2023 – The UAE Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT) will host leaders from governments, industry, academia and international organizations as part of a series of high-level sessions at COP28, called the ‘Decarbonizing Industry with Technology Program’.
MoIAT’s Decarbonizing Industry with Technology Program is a collaboration with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) that will highlight and explore the opportunities, challenges, and success stories of the role of technology in achieving rapid, deep and sustained decarbonization.
Her Excellency Sarah Al ......read more
Concrete action is the only way to navigate chaos, experts say at world’s largest gathering of futurists
Dubai-UAE. 28 November 2023 – Some of the world’s leading futurists revealed what they believe are the most essential facets of a just and equitable future on planet Earth.
Addressing the Dubai Future Forum, the world’s largest gathering of futurists with more than 2,500 participants, experts spoke about the importance of decentralisation, youth engagement, and robust action plans.
Alisha Bhagat from ‘Forum for the Future’, during a panel titled ‘The Future Today: What Do Good Futures Look Like Now?’, said: “Given the chaos we see around us, a good future is about practical action planning and tangible steps in the present. It is less about forecasting change ......read more
One of the most anticipated annual energy gatherings will bring together global leaders in Dubai with a focus on the path to net-zero emissions.
Dubai, UAE – NOVEMBER 28, 2023 - The eighth Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum will convene December 5 and 7 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to set the global energy agenda for the year ahead and examine the longer-term implications of the changing energy system. The forum will take place at the United Nations’ Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP28) during a time of rapid transformation of the global energy landscape, convening a diverse community of industry policymakers, executives, and thought leaders. In addition to the forum, the Council will partner in the energy transition hub, located in the Green Zone, to inform the public and key stakeholders of ......read more
East All-Stars win both games behind Pablo Sandoval’s 7 RBI and first-ever Money Ball Home Run; League reveals several of its new innovations to enhance the fan experience
DUBAI, UAE (November 27, 2023) – Baseball United, the first-ever professional baseball league focused on the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent, officially brought baseball to the region for the first time with an entertaining two-game series between its two All-Star teams. In a weekend full of firsts, the Baseball United East All-Stars swept the series, winning Friday night’s opening game 3-2, and Saturday night’s game 9-5.
The teams, whose batters combined for four home runs and six stolen bases during two exciting affairs, played in front of diverse, family-oriented crowds each night on a completely custom-made playing field built by ......read more
Dubai, UAE – November 24, 2023 - Arabian Center, prominent community mall in Al Mizhar 1, proudly hosted Glamour Gala, a three-day fashion spectacle on November 23rd, 24th, and 25th.
The event showcased the best of Arabic and Middle Eastern fashion from a multitude of esteemed brand outlets within the mall. This included Louzan, Ayla Moda, Nishat, Moda House, Option Fashion, Zammilooni, Sara Plaza, Maison De Rose, Zaal and New Diva Lady.
Arabian Center, known for catering to the diverse fashion needs of its surrounding communities, curated the Glamour Gala to celebrate the rich tapestry of Arab fashion. With a commitment to offering a wide variety and range of Arabic fashion, the mall ensured that patrons could always find something they desired.
Glamour Gala featured three daily fashion shows, each unveiling ......read more
The extension to December 12th offers more artists the chance to be part of this year's prestigious competition, celebrating the UAE's commitment to a more sustainable world.
The winner will receive a valuable prize of AED 30,000 and the opportunity to unveil their mural during Dubai Art Season 2024 at the Waterfront Market.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 November 2023: The Waterfront Market, in collaboration with Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, is pleased to announce the extension of the deadline for its anticipated Murals & Art Competition 2023. The deadline for entry submission has been extended until December 12th in response to the increasing enthusiasm and global participation of artists.
In line with the 'Year of Sustainability', this year’s ......read more
Empowering 350+ Indian Brands on the Global Stage: The Brands of India trade show by The Clothing Manufacturers of India (CMAI) commences today
Date: Dubai, UAE, November 28, 2023
In a momentous celebration of trade, international collaboration and cultural exchange, the maiden edition of Brands of India trade show organised by The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI), received a grand inauguration by H.E. Butti Saeed Al Ghandi, Vice-Chairman of the Dubai World Trade Centre. The event, is set to captivate the MENA Apparel industry at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Halls 6 & 7 from November 27th to 29th, 2023.
Supported by the Embassy of India-UAE, The Dubai Textile Merchants Association (TEXMAS), Dubai International Chamber and the Readymade Garments Merchants Group Dubai, the trade show demonstrates the rapid ......read more
Fifteen companies chosen by ProChile through a public call are set to join the pavilion's mission, showcasing their innovative solutions in tackling the impacts of the climate crisis.
Dubai - November 28, 2023: Marking a pivotal moment, Chile’s Foreign Minister Alberto van Klaveren unveils the spectacular Chile Pavilion for COP28 in Dubai, which will host side events organized by the country during the 28th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP28), to be held from November 30 to December 12.
COP is the largest and most important environmental gathering of the year, and this year will be attended by over 30,000 government, business, and civil society delegates to address the climate crisis. In this context, for the third time, Chile’s pavilion will be part of ......read more
- Forum on December 4th will explore future of trade and sustainable supply chains
- Capital.com and Vinfast confirmed as partners
- HE Dr Thani Al Zeyoudi: “This forum is an opportunity to not only drive new perspectives and share critical insights on the intersection of business and trade, but also to drive real-world, bold climate action.”
Dubai, November 24, 2023: The Ministry of the Economy will host a Sustainable Trade Forum on December 4 during the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28), in Dubai’s Expo City. The event has been designed to bring together leaders from the private sector to explore opportunities surrounding sustainable, inclusive supply chains and the contribution the global business community can make towards a more agile and climate-friendly economy.
The Sustainable Trade ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 24 November 2023: On November 27, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Library (MBRL) will host the Emirates Youth Symphony Orchestra, along with a group of talented musicians from the youth orchestras of the Czech Republic, Japan and Taiwan, and the world-class Egyptian violinists Maryam Abouzahra and Amira Abouzahra. The orchestra will be presented by the Abu Dhabi Festival.
The Mohammed Bin Rashid Library invites the public to attend a free night of classical music to enjoy an unparalleled experience by a group of talented young artists.
His Excellency Mohammed Ahmed Al Murr, Chairman of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Library Foundation, said: “The Mohammed Bin Rashid Library is proud to be an integral part of the cultural and arts movement in the UAE. Hosting and sponsoring the Emirates Youth Symphony Orchestra ......read more
• 35 sessions, led by more than 200 speakers representing diverse sectors, to come together on December 8 for the 2nd edition of the RewirEd Summit that will take place within COP28’s Green Zone at Expo City Dubai
• RewirEd Summit will also be part of the high-level session on December 2 in the Blue Zone, titled “The Youth and Education Session: The latent force of climate action”
Dubai, UAE; 24 November 2023: RewirEd Summit, Dubai Cares’ flagship platform advocating for rewired education systems as the core enabler for a sustainable future for people and planet, has unveiled the agenda for its highly anticipated second edition that will take place on December 8 on the “Youth, Children, Education and Skills” Thematic Day within the Green Zone of the ......read more
24 November, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, the Arab World’s largest celebration of stories and ideas, is excited to announce the next wave of outstanding authors set to captivate audiences at the 16th edition of the Festival, taking place from 31 January to 6 February 2024, at the Intercontinental, Dubai Festival City.
The Festival is organised with the support of Title Sponsor Emirates Airline and Founding Partner, the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated authority for heritage, arts, and culture and under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai.
The Festival is thrilled to welcome an array of internationally renowned authors, ......read more
A maiden trade show being organised by The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI) presents a Plethora of Sourcing Opportunities for MENA region
Date: Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2023
In a landmark event marking the introductory edition of the most comprehensive trade show featuring Indian Apparel brands in the Middle East, VVIPs of UAE will officiate the opening of the 'Brands of India' organised by The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI) with support from Embassy of India-UAE, The Dubai Textile Merchants Association (TEXMAS), Dubai International Chamber and Readymade Garments Merchants Group Dubai. The inauguration is scheduled to take place on the 27th of November 2023 at Halls 6 & 7 of Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE.
The event has garnered significant interest from leading ......read more
• Season 10 will be the biggest yet in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship after the FIA World Motor Sport Council today approved the calendar featuring 17 races in 11 world cities
• New race venue in Italy confirmed with a doubleheader at the iconic Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli in the picturesque Emilia-Romagna region on the Adriatic coast
• Portland will expand to a weekend doubleheader following success of the debut race last season
• Misano joins Tokyo and Shanghai as new Formula E race cities in Season 10
Dubai, Riyadh, 23 November 2023 – Formula E today confirmed the full calendar for Season 10 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship with Italy’s Misano World Circuit hosting a Formula E race for the first time, and Portland expanding to a doubleheader ......read more
United Arab Emirates – To make a dent in spiralling global hunger, the world must rapidly scale up protection for vulnerable people on the frontlines of the climate crisis, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) warned today, a week before world leaders meet in Dubai for the next UN Climate Summit, COP28. Last year alone, climate extremes pushed a staggering 56.8 million people into acute food insecurity.
“Many of the world’s most fragile countries, ravaged by conflict, instability, and poverty, are those most impacted by climate change. The climate crisis doesn’t have to be a hunger crisis, but that’s exactly what’s happening,” said WFP Executive Director Cindy McCain. “We have a collective duty to protect and support people living on the edge of this growing disaster - and we need ......read more
28 various sports events, including 6 international championships, will take place during this weekend in different locations of Dubai, in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council, and with distinctive participation of various classes of society from UAE & overseas; top of these sports events are: Dubai Muscle Show, the United International Baseball League, Dubai International Parachuting Championships, Juniors Tennis Championship, the International Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship, Spartan Challenge, Dubai Running Challenge and the Epee International Fencing Championship.
Dubai Muscle Show is on the top of the international events' list. It is the biggest of its kind, which will take place at an area of 26 thousand square/meter in Dubai World Trade Center from 24th to 26th Nov. 2023 with participation of 3000 persons of ......read more
The story of OMEGA was on display at a special exhibition at the Chelsea Factory in New York City. From November 9th to 19th, Planet OMEGA showcased the unique DNA of the renowned Swiss brand and many of its most innovative and notable timepieces.
On arrival, a special “Vintage” section reveals a variety of historic timepieces, on loan from the OMEGA Museum in Biel, Switzerland. These included:
- The OMEGA wristwatch worn by Elvis Presley – a gift from RCA Records in 1960. It features 44 brilliant-cut diamonds on the bezel, while on the reverse, it says, “To Elvis, 75 Million Records, RCA Victor, 12-25-60”. Elvis wore the watch both on and off stage for many years. It is perhaps the most historically significant Elvis-owned watch to ever appear on the market.
- The OMEGA Slimline ......read more
Dubai, Riyadh, London: 21st November 2023: Formula E, the world’s first net zero carbon sport since inception, will mark the beginning of its milestone tenth season by attending the United Nations’ COP28 summit and calling on elite sport leaders to “give it everything” in their sustainability efforts.
A delegation representing the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, its teams, and partners, will be at COP28 to showcase how high-performance sport and sustainability can exist together without compromise.
Jeff Dodds, CEO, Formula E, said: “Elite sport reaches a global audience of billions every week. Athletes are among the most-followed and influential people on the planet. Collectively, we have the potential to make positive changes for a more sustainable future and encourage ......read more
Yas Marina Circuit will be at its best thanks to dedicated team of maintenance crews, gardeners and technical experts ahead of the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2023
The last race of the 2023 F1® season, and 15th edition of this motorsports, music and family entertainment event, final preparations are under way to host fans from 23-26 November
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 20 November 2023: With With the milestone 15th edition of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix season finale just around the corner, Yas Marina Circuit is buzzing with activity as the world famous F1 landmark prepares to welcome more than a hundred thousand motorsports fans across the four day event.
To close out the 2023 calendar, hundreds of the 10 team’s officials along with 5 A-list musical artists VIP guests, celebrities, ......read more
Dubai, 20th November 2023: With the new UAE motorsport season now underway, a senior Dubai Autodrome official has explained how they are putting safety first in its racing competitions to help protect drivers on the track.
Dubai Autodrome, a subsidiary of Union Properties, will host 12 regional and international motorsport competitions over the next six months until April 2024. The Hankook Dubai 24 Hours, an international elite endurance racing event, the Asian Le Mans series and the UAE Formula 4 championship are among the racing competitions that will be held as part of its 2023-24 calendar.
While racing will be the focus, as always, safety will be at the heart of its race day operations with the venue having a large team of up to 250 personnel on-site, depending on the size of the event.
Feleo Furtado, a certified and ......read more
Dubai, November, 2023 - His Excellency Guido Crosetto, Minister of Defense of Italy, officially inaugurated the Italian Trade Agency Pavilion at the Dubai Airshow 2023. This significant event, held at the Dubai World Central Airport, underscores the Dubai Airshow's global importance in the aviation, space exploration, and defense sectors.
The Minister was joined by Their Excellencies Lorenzo Fanara, Ambassador of Italy to the UAE, Amedeo Scarpa, Italian Trade Commissioner to the UAE, and esteemed members of the Italian delegation. In a momentous ribbon-cutting ceremony, Minister Crosetto marked the Italian Trade Agency's triumphant return to the world's foremost aerospace and aviation exhibition.
Impressed by the remarkable presence of Italian companies at the Dubai Air Show, Minister Crosetto commended the Italian ......read more
The Emirate of Dubai continues to attract more world clubs & national teams in various sports to organize international sports training camps as part of their preparations to compete in global championships; top of which is Paris Olympics 2024.
Several international clubs & national teams are keen to train in Dubai because of the technical & physical benefits to be gained from preparatory trainings in the Emirate, besides the great desire of all athletes to visit Dubai in particular to enjoy its fascinating weather and to benefit from its distinctive tourist & sports facilities, flexibility of travel & movement and good quality of life.
Hamdan Sports Complex hosts during this week training camps for national teams from Germany, Russia & France in swimming & diving sports. The French ......read more
18 November 2023: On the sidelines of the Dubai Air Show, Jetex announced the unveiling of a new flagship private terminal in the heart of the UAE capital, in time for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Following a successful redevelopment and upgrade, the new flagship private terminal (FBO) builds upon the distinctive legacy of Al Bateen Executive Airport, the region’s only dedicated private jet airport.
Al Bateen Executive Airport, conveniently located with center-of-town road connectivity, provides rapid access to Abu Dhabi’s key financial, tourist and entertainment destinations.
Behind the terminal’s futuristic façade lies a personal oasis complete with lavish furnishing and finishes, synonymous with the Jetex brand. Guests traveling via Jetex Abu Dhabi will experience a sense of exclusivity and intimate ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 17 November 2023: His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, has inaugurated the 11th Emirates Oncology Conference.
His Excellency reaffirmed the UAE’s commitment under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan to pioneer advanced healthcare, combat cancer through cutting-edge technologies, and foster global partnerships. This dedication extends from civic organisations to education, workplaces, and international collaborations, reflecting a comprehensive strategy to advocate for patients, drive innovations, and reduce cancer risk factors.
His Excellency made a keynote address during the inauguration of the 11th Emirates Oncology Conference taking place at Conrad Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi. The three-day conference is ......read more
• US$ 58 billion worth of new orders with Boeing and Airbus take Emirates’ future deliveries to 310 wide-body aircraft
• New engineering facility at DWC and US$ 2.7 billion worth of supplier agreements will boost operational infrastructure and unlock better customer experiences
• Over 43,500 visitors welcomed at aircraft displays
Dubai, UAE, 17 November 2023 – Emirates has wrapped up a successful 2023 Dubai Air Show, concluding a week of significant investment announcements in its future fleet and capabilities, and inking new partnerships that signal confidence in what’s ahead.
During the Airshow week, members of UAE royalty graced Emirates’ events and visited the airline’s displays. Emirates was honoured to have hosted HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 16 November 2023: The 25th Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) and Dubai Solar Show (DSS) showcases technologies, solutions and innovations that enhance sustainable agriculture, food and water security worldwide. The exhibition will bring together thousands of local and international companies from the government and private sectors, investors, decision-makers, international experts and specialists, who will exchange expertise and share experiences to advance the development of the climate-smart agricultural sector, contributing to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and the preservation of ecosystem diversity and Biodiversity.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is organising WETEX and DSS 2023, under the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 November 2023: GAL AMMROC, a global leader in integrated aircraft readiness solutions and military maintenance, overhaul, and repair (MRO) services, has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Archer Aviation Inc. (NYSE: ACHR), a leader in electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft.
The MoU affirms a joint effort to launch an electric air taxi service utilizing Archer’s Midnight eVTOL aircraft, which is on display at the Dubai Airshow, to the United Arab Emirates and wider region with the goal of beginning in 2026.
This follows the recent announcement of GAL AMMROC and Archer’s intent to partner at the inaugural Smart and Autonomous Vehicle Industries Cluster launch event in October 2023, underscoring the significance of the ......read more
HKTDC plans to take the bilateral trade relations between the UAE and Hong Kong to the next level with the global trade fairs to be held in Hong Kong.
Dubai – November 16, 2023: Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the statutory trade body for the promotion and creation of opportunities for Hong Kong's businesses in the global markets, has announced its plans to host five international trade fairs early next year in Hong Kong. The trade fairs offer ideal platforms for traders and suppliers from the UAE and the region to expand their businesses into new markets.
The five trade fairs include HKTDC Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong Baby Products Fair, Hong Kong International Stationery & School Supplies Fair, HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show and HKTDC Hong Kong ......read more
Partnership will enable international broadcast of Baseball United’s first-ever games at Dubai International Stadium
DUBAI, UAE (November 16, 2023) Dubai-based Baseball United, the region’s first-ever professional baseball league, announced today that global sports producer Sunset+Vine has been appointed to deliver the television coverage of the Baseball United’s inaugural All-Star Showcase, taking place on November 24th and 25th at Dubai International Stadium. The Showcase will include a two-game series between Baseball United’s East All-Stars and West All-Stars, comprising 22 professional players - including former Major League Baseball All-Stars Robinson Cano, Bartolo Colon, and Pablo Sandoval – alongside three prospects from the region.
The live broadcast will include a 13 camera ......read more
The exhibition, which is marking its silver jubilee in 2023, is the region’s largest sustainability and clean energy technology exhibition
His Highness: Under Mohammed bin Rashid’s guidance, Dubai is advancing towards its target of carbon neutrality by 2050
“WETEX and Dubai Solar Show underscores Dubai's commitment to climate action and sustainable economic development”
This year’s WETEX & DSS features the participation of around 2,600 companies from 62 countries
Saeed Al Tayer: The large turnout this year reflects the exhibition’s importance as a leading platform that contributes to shaping new prospects to build a more sustainable future
Government of Dubai Media Office - 15 November 2023: His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Second Deputy Ruler of ......read more
15th November, 2023 – Moscow Russian Helicopters, part of Rostec, is slated to unveil a new lineup of civil rotorcraft at the Dubai Airshow. The event will mark the first-ever overseas presentation of the Kamov Ka-32А11М, an upgraded version of the iconic utility helicopter specifically designed for firefighting. New exhibits will also include the Mil Mi-171А3, a consistently popular model with international customers, and Ansat's emergency medical care version. Besides, the UAE event will see the global premiere of the BAS-200 drone system.
For the first time ever, an international audience will get a chance to explore the new capabilities of the upgraded Kamov Ka-32A11M firefighting and rescue operations craft. A new Russian-designed firefighting system, SP-32, will help fill ......read more
53 teams are currently registered to compete with entries open till mid November
Dubai, UAE – [15 November 2023]: Dubai Offshore Sailing Club (DOSC) is excited to kick start the highly anticipated Dubai SB20 Triple Sailing Championships, comprising a series of three sailing competitions: the Middle East Championships, the Asia Pacific Championships, and the World Championships. All are being held in Dubai waters and hosted by DOSC.
The SB20 Middle East Championships will take place from the 1st to 3rd of December 2023. The world's top sailors will converge in Dubai for the event that promises exhilarating races and a display of exceptional sailing skills.
Whilst sailors compete for the winning titles, their families and spectators can enjoy an unforgettable experience at the fan zone village. Fans ......read more
Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation for Medical and Educational Sciences Holds Hamdan International Forum for Talent Discovery and Development at Mohammed bin Rashid Library in Dubai
The forum witnessed local and international attendance from distinguished officials and prominent education experts
Dubai, UAE, 14 November 2023: Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation for Medical and Educational Sciences successfully convened Hamdan International Forum for Talent Discovery and Development 2023 at Mohammed bin Rashid Library in Dubai today (Tuesday, 14 November).
With a primary objective of empowering and enhancing the skills of talent discovery practitioners in the educational field, the forum attracted distinguished attendees including prominent education experts from both national and international domains, ......read more
New Chapter for the Festival with the addition of LitFest After Hours, Discovery Talks, LitFest Families and Youth Day, a specially curated day of programming for university students.
Dubai, 14 November 2023: Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, the region’s largest celebration of stories and ideas, will be returning from 31 January–6 February 2024 to the Intercontinental, Dubai Festival City. The 16th edition of the Festival will bring together some of the world’s greatest writers, creators and thought leaders and make a space for enlightenment and inspiration with new events and experiences in the form of LitFest Afterhours, Discovery Talks, LitFest Families and Youth Day.
American poet, essayist and playwright, Claudia Rankine, who won the 2015 Foreward Prize, the PEN Open Book Award and many others; ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 13 November 2023 – HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Ruler of Dubai visited Emirates on the first day of the 2023 Dubai Air Show.
His highness was welcomed by Adel Al Redha, Chief Operating Officer, Emirates who gave an overview of the latest in the airline’s employee experience which uses extended reality to train new joiners. Starting with Cabin Crew training, the gamified environments set inside Emirates aircraft offer a glimpse into future simulated experiences, providing a cutting-edge approach to learning and service skills development.
At the Dubai Air Show, Emirates is showcasing the aircraft that make up its iconic fleet, including the A380 furnished with the latest Premium Economy class, the game changer Boeing 777-300ER and the Embraer Phenom 100 private charter, as ......read more
The national carrier of the State of Qatar attracts thousands of global aviation enthusiasts with its state-of-the-art fleet
14 November 2023
Doha, Qatar – On the first morning of Dubai Airshow 2023, Qatar Airways, the multiple award-winning airline, showcased a selection of its state-of-the-art aircraft in the presence of Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Officer, Engr. Badr Al-Meer.
The Dubai Airshow, running from 13-17 November, is one of the key air shows in the Middle East; the biennial event brings together aviation industry leaders, professionals, and stakeholders from across the globe.
On the opening day of the event, Qatar Airways’ display of its new generation Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, Airbus A350-1000, and Gulfstream G650ER, drew the eyes of all global aviation experts and enthusiasts ......read more
· Arabian Travel Market DMC partner Al Rais Travel has highlighted the UAE and Saudi Arabia’s unique offering will further develop GCC tourism
· The latest DET figures show India overnight visitors up by 44% between January and August 2023 compared to the same period last year; China up 309%
· ATM will take place from 6-9 May, 2024 at the Dubai World Trade Centre under the show theme of Transforming Travel Through Entrepreneurship’
14 November 2023: Al Rais Travel, the official DMC partner of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the Middle East’s leading event for inbound and outbound travel and tourism professionals, has highlighted the latest trends supporting the growth of the tourism industry in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and the rest of the GCC, as visitor numbers from key source ......read more
Dubai, 13 November 2023- Tawazun Council, the independent government entity that works closely with the Ministry of Defense and security agencies to maximize value through acquisition systems, announced signing of 9 deals with local and international companies on day one of the Dubai Airshow 2023.
The announcement was made during a press conference held in the presence of Zayed Saeed Al Meraikhi and Majed Ahmed Al Jaberi, the official spokespersons of Tawazun Council, for the Dubai Airshow 2023.
Zayed Saeed Al Meraikhi said that 4 contracts were signed by Tawazun Council on behalf of the Ministry of Defense with local companies, totaling AED 2.7 billion, including a contract with HALCON to procure ammunitions valued at AED 2.14 billion, and two contracts with “INTERNATIONAL GOLDEN GROUP”, the first one is an AED 338 ......read more
- HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum led the royal tour to mark the opening day of the 18th edition of Dubai Airshow
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 13 November 2023: The largest ever edition of Dubai Airshow 2023 opened today at Dubai World Central (DWC), Dubai Airshow site, with a royal tour led by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority; Chairman, Dubai Airports; Chairman And Chief Executive, Emirates Airline And Group, taking government leaders and senior industry stakeholders through the static aircraft display and main exhibition.
The industry mega-event gathered key players from across aerospace, space and defence for the 18th edition, ready to redefine the future of the industries. It runs until 17th November 2023 and has more than 1,400 exhibitors from ......read more
Dubai – 13 November 2023: H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs, CEO of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, has confirmed that Dubai Customs is fully prepared to welcome delegations, participants, and visitors for an extraordinary period during the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change "COP 28," hosted by the United Arab Emirates from November 30 to December 12, 2023. He also highlighted the Dubai Airshow, which brings together over 1400 exhibitors from 148 countries and more than 300 international speakers.
This statement was made during his visit, along with the leadership team, to Al Maktoum International Airport, Al Maktoum Cargo Center, and Dubai Logistics City, as part of the field visits program to customs centers in Dubai. The visit aimed to assess the progress of ......read more
• 55 additional Boeing 777-9s and 35 777-8s bring Emirates’ total 777X orders to 205 units.
• Signs deal for 202 additional GE9X engines to power its new 777X fleet, bringing Emirates’ total order for GE9X engines to 460 units.
• Emirates updates Boeing 787 Dreamliner order to 35 units: 15 787-10s and 20 787-8s
Dubai, UAE, 13 November 2023 – Emirates opened the Dubai Airshow 2023 today with a significant order for 95 additional wide-body aircraft, taking its total order book to 295 aircraft.
Already the world’s biggest operator of wide-body passenger aircraft, Emirates has committed to additional Boeing 777-9s, 777-8s, and 787s, worth US$ 52 billion, to power its growth plans, maintain a modern efficient fleet, and deliver the best flying experience to its ......read more
GAL AMMROC is located at stand 560 at Dubai Airshow, running from 13th- 17th November at DWC
Headquartered in Abu Dhabi with a state-of-the-art MRO located in Al Ain, the UAE company is one of the region’s leading providers of military MRO services
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2023: GAL AMMROC, a leading provider of military maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, announces its participation at the prestigious Dubai Airshow. The event starts tomorrow (Monday) and runs from November 13th - 17th at DWC.
The Dubai Airshow provides a platform for aerospace and defense companies to showcase their products and services, network with industry professionals and make important business deals. GAL AMMROC will be present at stand 560 to demonstrate the UAE-headquartered company’s advanced capabilities and ......read more