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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),…

Opening Ceremony Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 14th March 2019

Opening Ceremony Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 14th March 2019

Press release Opening Ceremony Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 14th March 2019 A number of widely acclaimed music stars and producers, including Grammy Award winner for The Greatest Showman Soundtrack, Music Producer, Greg Wells, and Honorary Executive Producer and 28-time Grammy Winner, Quincy Jones, have come together to create the official song for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019. The anthem, titled Right Where I’m Supposed To Be, will be revealed for the first time at the Opening Ceremony of the World Games where global superstar Avril Lavigne, whose song ‘Fly’ was the official anthem for the 2015 World Games, and Luis…

Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 14-21 March 2019

Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 14-21 March 2019

Press release by Media Centre Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE’s Armed Forces, Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 is an integral part of local, national and regional plans to expand opportunities for people of determination in line with Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s shared vision of a unified and inclusive society. Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi will be the largest sports and humanitarian event in the world in 2019. From 14 – 21 March, over 7,500 athletes and…

UAE TOUR Press Conference @ Louvre Abu Dhabi on 23th Feb 2019

UAE TOUR Press Conference @ Louvre Abu Dhabi on 23th Feb 2019 UAE TOUR Press Release Ph by LaPresse / Ferrari – Paolone The inaugural UAE Tour, the only UCI WorldTour race in the Middle East, is ready to get underway following its spectacular opening ceremony at the Louvre Abu Dhabi. A series of videos introduced the route of the seven-day UAE Tour, before each of the 20 teams were presented on stage to several invited guests, UAE dignitaries and the world’s media. Former World and Olympic Gold Medallist, and Triple Jump World Record holder, Jonathan Edwards hosted the event, broadcast live in…

Historical visit of Pope Francis to the UAE @Abu Dhabi, 3-5 Feb 2019

Historical visit of Pope Francis to the UAE @Abu Dhabi, 3-5 Feb 2019

Historical visit of Pope Francis to the UAE @Abu Dhabi, 3-5 Feb 2019 The visit coincides with the UAE’s celebration of the Year of Tolerance, which was declared by H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, president of the UAE in December 2018. In a video message released by the Vatican on Thursday ahead of his visit, Pope Francis extended his warm greetings to the people of the UAE and described the emirates as a “country which strives to be a model for co-existence and human fraternity and meeting point of different civilisations and cultures”. The Vatican said the pope had…