Festive Season 2019: Christmas Market in Abu Dhabi

Festive Season 2019: Christmas Market in Abu Dhabi

Festive Season 2019: Christmas Market in Abu Dhabi Are you spending your Christmas Holidays in Abu Dhabi? Everywhere you can find Christmas market,  with so beautiful decorations. Big Xmas Tree, Santa Claus’s Station, polar bears and frosty puppies and you can play with snowballs in proper area. Don’t forget to donate toys and dresses to help the poor people, joining all the initiatives around the Mall. My team and I, we wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy Festive Seasons: enjoy with you dearest one (family, friends and puppies) 🙂 Winter Wonderland is set to return this festive season…

Venice: an exemplary case-concert

Venice: an exemplary case-concert

Press Release Venice: an exemplary case-concert As part of the solidarity campaign for Venice promoted following the damage caused by the exceptional high water event that occurred on November 12th 2019, the Italian Cultural Institute in Abu Dhabi and the Embassy of Italy to the United Arab Emirates hosted yesterday a string quartet concert with voice. The concert, under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahayan bin Mubarak al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance for the UAE and the Emirates Red Crescent, and under the auspices of the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation was held at the Abu Dhabi Theatre,…

“Earth I walk upon thee”, a String Concert @ Abu Dhabi Theatre on 11th December 2019

"Earth I walk upon thee", a String Concert @ Abu Dhabi Theatre on 11th December 2019

“Earth I walk upon thee”, a String Concert @ Abu Dhabi Theatre on 11th December 2019 #HelpVenice In response to the recent flooding in Venice, the Italian Cultural Institute in Abu Dhabi and the Embassy of Italy to the UAE are sponsoring a benefit concert “Earth, I walk upon Thee”. The performance, composed and conducted by Silvia Colasanti, consists of the Guadagnini String Quartet, and is accompanied by poetry reading by the famous actor and director Elio De Capitani, on texts by Mariangela Gualtieri exploring the pressing issue of climate change and environmental emergencies. The Guadagnini String Quartet are well known in Europe for their…

F1 Abu Dhabi GP 2019: Lewis Hamilton is the Winner

F1 Abu Dhabi GP 2019: Lewis Hamilton is the Winner

F1 Abu Dhabi GP 2019: Lewis Hamilton is the Winner Lewis Hamilton rounded off his world-championship winning campaign in style with an 11th win of the year at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Hamilton led from start-to-finish in a commanding display as he secured the 84th win of his career and moved to within seven of Michael Schumacher’s all-time record. Red Bull’s Max Verstappen finished runner-up following a fine move on Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc, who took the chequered flag in third. Verstappen’s drive to second ensured he finished the season as the best of the rest behind Mercedes duo Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.…

الوزير “ديمايو” سيحضر نهار الأحد إلى “ماتيرا” لتقديم جناح إيطاليا في معرض 2020

سيحضر وزير الشؤون الخارجية “لويدجي ديمايو” إلى “ماتيرا” نهار الأحد المقبل الموافق في العشرين من أوكتوبر/تشرين الأول، إلى جانب وزير الشؤون الخارجية الإماراتي “عبد الله بن زايد آل نهيّان” للمشاركة في حدث “وَنيير توغو” (بقي عام واحد). تُعتبَر هذه المبادرة جسراً رمزياً للعبور من معرض “إكسبو ميلانو 2015” إلى معرض “إكسبو دبي 2020″، وذلك قبل سنة بالضبط من حلول موعد تدشينه. بين المشاركين الذين سيلقون بكلمة خلال اللقاء هنالك أيضاًً وزير التعليم، الجامعة والبحوث “لورينزو فيورامونتي”، والمفوّض العام للحكومة الإيطالية في معرض “إكسبو دبي 2020” “باولو غليزينتي”. سوف تُعرَض في “ماتيرا” مضامين مشاركة إيطاليا في معرض “إكسبو دبي 2020” كما…

Minister Di Maio will be in Matera on Sunday for the presentation of the Italy Pavilion at Expo Dubai 2020

Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio will be in Matera on Sunday, 20 October, together with the Emirati Foreign Minister, Abdallah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to attend the ‘1 Year to Go’ event. The event represents a symbolic passing of the torch from Expo Milano 2015 and Expo Dubai 2020, at exactly one year from its opening. The event will also be attended by the Minister of Education, University and Research, Lorenzo Fioramonti, and the Italian Government’s Commissioner General for Expo 2020 Dubai, Paolo Glisenti. The Matera event will present the contents of Italy’s participation in Expo Dubai 2020 and the…

Ramadan in Abu Dhabi: Iftar & Suhoor around the city

Ramadan in Abu Dhabi: Iftar & Suhoor around the City

Ramadan in Abu Dhabi: Iftar & Suhoor around the City What is the difference between iftar and suhoor? Both are the names given to meals taken outside fasting time during Ramadan: iftar occurs after sunset and suhoor before sunrise. Once the sun sets on a day of fasting, it’s a joyous occasion of eating and socialising. Most hotels and restaurants offer special iftar meals, most commonly a large spread of Middle Eastern mezze favourites such as hommus and falafel, and some traditional Emirati dishes such as baby camel, grilled sea-bass and halva (a dense Turkish-style dessert of seeds and honey),…