Kuwaiti concert highlights country’s past and present with blend of folk and 20th-century tunes

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 DUBAI, 19 November 2021 – The Kuwaiti Music Band Concert, held at Expo 2020’s Dubai Millennium Amphitheatre, showcased Kuwait’s past and present, via a unique set-list of folk and 20th-century songs. Renowned maestro Dr Bassam Al-Baloushi led the eight other band members through classical songs from Kuwait, as well as popular hits from the 1990s. Dr Bassam Al-Baloushi said: “Today, at the Expo, I represent my country, and therefore I must present traditional classical music and popular Kuwaiti songs. Kuwait was a pioneer for music in the Gulf. Many prominent…

Toy Story’ meets AI with STEM kits to encourage children to be tomorrow’s scientists and engineers

DUBAI, 20 November 2021 – Children as young as five can now harness the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to develop their own robotics and design their own autonomous cars at the UK Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, using STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) kits developed by Turkish start-up Twin Science, in collaboration with Rolls-Royce and the Young Guru Academy. The kits, which are being showcased as part of the UK Pavilion’s ‘In the Future… How will we Travel?’ programme, consist of Lego-compatible electronic modules that can be combined in…

Hytera Launches Body Worn Camera VM750D for Safe, Smart and Transparent Communications

Hytera Launches Body Worn Camera VM750D for Safe, Smart and Transparent Communications

SHENZHEN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Body worn cameras (BWCs) are increasingly being used by law enforcement agencies to provide greater transparency. It is essential that customers select the right body worn camera to match their actual requirements. Hytera’s latest body worn camera, the VM750D, is designed to capture, store and upload evidence such as pictures, video and audio recorded in the field. BWCs can play a vital role in building trust with the public by promoting better police officer accountability and by enhancing the transparency of incidents involving police and citizens. 160°…

The Coretec Group Signs CHS Supply Agreement with Richman Chemical

The Coretec Group Signs CHS Supply Agreement with Richman Chemical

ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE /AETOSWire)– The Coretec Group, Inc., (OTCQB: CRTG), developers of engineered silicon and 3D volumetric displays, has entered into an agreement with Richman Chemical Inc. (RCI) to supply The Coretec Group’s Cyclohexasilane (CHS) to North American customers. Due to increasing supply chain difficulties and overseas shipping delays due to the COVID19 pandemic, it was important that The Coretec Group work with a US company to supply our North American partners with CHS. On November 15th, The Coretec Group signed a supply agreement with Richman Chemical for the…

By light of full moon, World Youth Chamber Orchestra performs ‘Le Due Lune, The Two Moons’ at Expo

في ليلة اكتمل فيها القمر بدرا  فوق موقع إكسبو 2020  دبي

DUBAI, 18 November 2021 – With their primary objective to “Build Something Beautiful”, members of the World Youth Chamber Orchestra pulled off a masterstroke under the full moon at Dubai Millennium Amphitheatre this evening (18 November) at Expo 2020 Dubai. Le Due Lune, The Two Moons is an Italian performance based on Arabian Nights (One Thousand and One Nights), the celebrated collection of Middle Eastern folk tales.  Damiano Giuranna, author, music director, founder of the World Youth Orchestra Foundation and conductor of the show, who created the original music score…

‘Creatives say things politicians are too afraid to speak about’ – Nanaia Mahuta, New Zealand Foreign Minister

DUBAI, 19 November 2021 –Creative people often talk about subjects that politician are “too afraid” to address, Her Excellency Nanaia Mahuta, New Zealand’s Foreign Minister, told delegates during a forum on gender equality held today at the Expo 2020 Women’s Pavilion. HE Mahuta said: “You know, I take inspiration from the creativity, because the creatives actually say things that politicians are too afraid to say, and they will tell the stories, sing the songs, evoke the emotions… that either make you feel really sad, really happy, really angry or something…

A day in the life at Expo: Riverdancer

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Q and A Name: Morgan Bullock Age: 22 Nationality: American Can you explain your role and your involvement in Expo 2020 Dubai?  My involvement in Expo 2020 Dubai is as an Irish dancer with the theatrical stage show Riverdance. Riverdance is a Grammy Award-winning music-and-dance performance inspired by Irish traditions and heritage. This year, the show celebrates its 25th year, and to mark the occasion, will present a bespoke Middle Eastern influenced show at Jubilee Park at Expo 2020. There will be 23 shows across the month of November, in…

Diverse community comes together to make Expo Run a huge success

فعالية الركض في إكسبو تحقق نجاحاً باهراً

DUBAI, 19 November 2021 – Visitors of all ages and abilities embraced their competitive and community spirit today (19 November) for the one-off, sold-out Expo Run, which saw Kenyan athlete Bethwell Biwott Yegon cross the finish line in first place. Moroccan Yassir Ech Chaachoui took second spot and Kenyan Jonathan Kiplimo Maiyo was third in the male 10km race, which took runners through Expo 2020 Dubai’s Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability districts and Al Wasl dome. Bethwell Biwott Yegon said: “The world is here, so participating in Expo 2020 Dubai is…

Meteoric rise to recognition for Rising Stars on Expo 2020 stage during Tolerance & Inclusivity Week

نجوم صاعدة من أصحاب الهمم يخطفون الأضواء بأدائهم الرائع

DUBAI, 18 November 2021 – Stars of determination lit up the stage at Expo 2020 Dubai’s Opportunity Forum this evening (18 November) in a heart-warming show that fuelledbig cheers and standing ovations from a visibly moved audience. Dubai-based talent academy Rising Stars, which helps disabled children develop their skills, was only launched in December 2020, but thanks to the nurturing hands of Rahima Amiraly, Founder, Rising Stars, it has already proved life-changing for many Dubai families. With a motto to focus on talent and not labels, the inclusive academy has…

Beatboxing, oud music and folklore dance: diverse Saudi performances wow audiences at Expo 2020

جناح المملكة العربية السعودية في إكسبو 2020 دبي ينظم عرضا فنيا منوعا

DUBAI, 19 November 2021 – From beatboxers to folklore dancers, the Saudi Arabia Pavilion showcased a variety of performances representing the Kingdom’s diverse culture and traditions across the Expo 2020 site today (19 November). The Saudi Variety Show, held at Dubai Millennium Amphitheatre, brought global audiences a delightful blend of music, comedy and singing. The show kicked off with a dazzling performance by music composer Abdulkhaleq Bin Rafaah and the Thaqaf band, who presented traditional songs embodying the Kingdom’s artistic heritage. At the start of the show, Abdulkhaleq Bin Rafaah…