HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa visits Expo 2020 for Bahrain National Day

صاحب السمو الملكي الأمير سلمان بن حمد آل خليفة يزور إكسبو 2020 دبي

DUBAI, 25 November 2021 – His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain visited Expo 2020 Dubai on Thursday to mark Bahrain’s National Day. His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, accompanied by Her Excellency Shaikha Mai Bint Mohammed Al-Khalifa, President of the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities, was welcomed by His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence and Commissioner General of Expo 2020 Dubai. His…

Expo 2020 commemorates football legend Maradona on first anniversary of his passing

إكسبو 2020 دبي يحتفي بمارادونا في الذكرى الأولى لرحيله

DUBAI, 25 November 2021 – Argentinian football legend Diego Armando Maradona was honoured at Expo 2020 Dubai on the first anniversary of his death, with a friendly match between the UAE and Argentina, while his country’s ambassador praised him for bringing cultures together. “Today is the first anniversary of the passing away of dear Armando Maradona,” His Excellency Agustin Molina Arambarri Ambassador of Argentina told a crowd at the Expo’s Sports, Fitness and Wellbeing Hub. HE Arambarri added: “Like no other footballer, he inspired millions of people around the world…

Saudi Arabia Pavilion ‘16 Windows’ programme to highlight Kingdom’s thriving cultural scene

DUBAI, 25 November 2021 – The Saudi Arabia Pavilion yesterday (24 November) launched its ‘16 Windows’ programme, offering visitors an enriching experience that deepens understanding of the Kingdom’s diverse and thriving cultural scene. The 16-week programme will celebrate a specific cultural sector each week, through a series of events that highlight the success, opportunities and future of the country. Hussain Hanbazazah, Commissioner General of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Pavilion, said: “The Kingdom is steeped in a long cultural and creative history, which encompasses diverse art forms and modes of…

HE Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak honours winners of the Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre at Expo 2020

الشيخ نهيان بن مبارك يكرّم الفائزين في مهرجان دبي لمسرح الشباب 2021

DUBAI, 25 November 2021 – His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence and Commissioner General of Expo 2020 Dubai honoured the Yas Theatre Company, winner of the Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre 2021, in the presence of Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General, Expo 2020 Dubai, at an awards ceremony in the Dubai Millennium Amphitheatre, Expo 2020 Dubai today (25 November). Fatima Al Jallaf, Acting Director of the Performing Arts Department at the Dubai Culture…

Visiting Expo 2020 Dubai this weekend is child’s play, with adventure, crafts, shows and free food for little ones

إكسبو 2020 دبي وجهة مثالية للأطفال نهاية هذا الأسبوع

DUBAI, 26 November 2021 – There is plenty of fun and entertainment for children at Expo 2020 Dubai this weekend, from arts and crafts to light shows and live performances. The launch of a new dining offer means families get one free kid’s meal with every adult’s at certain outlets. Visitors can also make the most of what Expo has to offer with an exciting action-packed Kids Winter Camp starting on 15 December. The new Expo food offer launches on Saturday, 27 November, and continues from Sunday to Wednesday at…

Grandmaster Judith Polgar opens World School Chess Tournament at Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI, 25 November 2021 – The World School Chess Tournament was opened by the best international woman player in history, Judith Polgar, at Expo 2020 Dubai, as she moved the first piece across three tables. Running until Monday 29 November, and featuring 108 young chess players from 10 countries grouped in 12 teams, the young participants are the finalists of the one-year event, which involved 2,600 contestants from more than 54 countries. Among the 108 players are two of the world’s most promising chess prodigies: 16-year-old Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa and 15-year-old…

Visual artist Zahra Jewanjee: Expo’s Hammour House workshops explore the natural world creatively

Q&A DUBAI, 25 November 2021 – Celebrated UAE-based visual artist Zahra Jewanjee is one of the creatives chosen by Expo 2020 Dubai’s one-of-a-kind community art project, Hammour House, to lead a series of fun and creative workshops that explore the life of hammour, also known as the orange-spotted grouper, and other marine life through art. Speaking on Thursday, 25 November, ahead of her final Hammour House takeover workshop, which experiments with various media to reflect on the importance of co-existence for underwater ecosystems to thrive, Jewanjee shared her inspirations and…

Expo Media Services celebrates major win at Broadcast Pro Awards for its sophisticated cloud-based Media Asset Management system

DUBAI, 25 November 2021 – Expo’s Media Services and Media Asset Management Team has won a major Middle East award for its cloud-based Media Asset Management (MAM) system, clinching the ASBU BroadcastPro Middle East Award for Innovative Project of the Year at the recent Broadcast Pro Summit and Awards. Mandy Keegan, Vice President – Media Services, said: “We are honoured to have been recognised by the BroadcastPro Awards for the Innovative Project of the Year Award. This achievement is the culmination of very detailed planning of a platform that provides…

Arab Health and Medlab Middle East to Inaugurate Future Health Summit in January 2022

مسودة تلقائية

Healthcare experts to address key issues of funding UHC; economic growth & the intersection of healthcare sustainability; climate change and its impact on health for megacities and women leadership for global health Dubai, United Arab Emirates Two of the MENA region’s leading exhibitions for the healthcare industry, Arab Health and Medlab Middle East, will launch their latest initiative, the Future Health Summit, in January 2022. The high-level event will be attended by over 150 senior government healthcare officials, CEOs and visionaries, from across the globe who are building a future-proof healthcare strategy. The…

Self-care treats at Zanzibar Beauty Salon

Self-care treats at Zanzibar Beauty Salon

Dedicated to revitalize your mind, body and soul, Zanzibar Beauty Salon is a sanctuary of serenity and holistic rituals exclusively curated to create a blissful journey of rejuvenating and reinvigorating all five senses for the ultimate wellbeing. With a harmonious Zanzibar-inspired ambience and interiors that reflect Bohemic, earthy tones, the salon aims to provide a refreshing experience with their exclusive range of renowned products and services. Skin Care Offer It’s National Healthy Skin month and what better way to treat yourself than with a soothing facial to promote healthy, glowing…