The UAE Falcons Federation has announced Expo 2020 Dubai’s sponsorship of the upcoming season of Telwah Falconry Championship and Expo 2020 Dubai’s Shield for National Falcon Breeding.
Overseen by the UAE Falcons Federation, in cooperation with the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center, the Expo 2020 Telwah Falconry Championship will be held from 7-15 December and features three categories, namely: the Sheikhs Category; the Public Category; and another Public Category for owners. Carrying total prize money of AED3.84 million, the Championship will include 15 rounds. The top three winners in all rounds will be crowned during a ceremony that will coincide with the UAE’s Golden [...]
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, today visited the pavilions of Morocco and the United Kingdom at Expo 2020 Dubai, as part of a series of visits to country pavilions at the mega global event.
Speaking during the visit, His Highness stressed that new ideas and a vision for the future are critical to shaping a bright, prosperous and dynamic future for the world. With its capabilities in various sectors, the UAE seeks to support the development of promising ideas that have the potential to change people’s lives for the better.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid began his [...]
Dubai Crown Prince His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum toured the pavilions of Germany, Italy, and Cuba at Expo 2020 Dubai as part of a series of visits to country pavilions at the mega global event.
Sheikh Hamdan was accompanied by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General, Expo 2020 Dubai.
His Highness said that Expo 2020 serves as an inspiring platform for the exchange of knowledge, experiences and innovations from across the world. The interactions taking place between the world’s civilisations at the [...]
As part of the daily symbolic ceremony by prominent people and partners, HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), participated in the opening ceremony of the Expo 2020 Dubai Gate that leads to the Sustainability District, which welcomes delegations from 192 countries along with millions of visitors.
The inauguration was also attended by Waleed bin Salman, Executive Vice President of Business Development and Excellence at DEWA; Dr. Yousef Al Akraf, Executive Vice President of Business Support and Human Resources at DEWA; and Khawla Al Mehairi, Executive Vice President of Strategy and Government Communications at [...]
Expo 2020 Dubai has announced its latest visitor numbers, with an incredible 3,578,653 individual visits achieved by November’s halfway point, only six weeks into Expo’s six-month run.
The announcement comes after a packed weekend at the site, with stellar music, sport, and cultural performances taking place. K-pop stars Highlight and Punch took to the stage on Friday night for the KITE (or K-pop in the Emirates) showcase, along with Fela and the Kalakuta Queens – a spectacular show dedicated to the life of Nigerian musical maestro and political activist Fela Kuti.
Middle East mega-stars Nancy Ajram and Ragheb Alama performed under a full Al Wasl dome, wowing the [...]
HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, met with Prince of Monaco Albert II at the UAE Pavilion at Expo 2020.
The meeting was attended by HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum; HE Reem Al Hashimy, Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General, Expo 2020 Dubai; HE Mohamed bin Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs; HE Dr Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and SMEs; and HE Sarah bint Yousef Al Amiri, UAE Minister of State for Advanced Technology.
HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed welcomed the Prince of Monaco and his accompanying delegation and [...]
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, today met with President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro at Expo 2020.
His Highness and President Bolsonaro explored avenues to strengthen ties between the two countries as well as future opportunities and new strategic partnerships in various fields.
During the meeting, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid praised Brazil’s development drive in various sectors and highlighted the UAE’s keenness to boost cooperation in the fields of trade, agriculture, energy, and other vital industries. The meeting was attended by HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al [...]
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior His Highness Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan today met with Jordan’s Prime Minister His Excellency Dr. Bisher Al Khasawneh at Expo 2020 today.
The meeting highlighted the strong relations between the UAE and the Kingdom of Jordan and explored ways to expand bilateral cooperation in various fields for achieving mutual development aspirations.
HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee; HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum; a number of ministers and other senior officials attended the meeting.
Welcoming the Jordanian Prime Minister [...]