THE BRAND NEW KAMOON AT KHALIDIYA PALACE RAYHAAN BY ROTANA

مطعم “كمون” يعيد فتح ابوابه في الخالدية بالاس ريحان من روتانا في أبو ظبي

HAS RE-OPENED ITS DOORS IN ABU DHABI Taste your way through authentic Middle Eastern flavours Abu Dhabi, UAE, 24 November 2021 – Step into a world of Levantine flavours at Kamoon restaurant at Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana, the latest addition to Abu Dhabi. Having re-opened its doors in November, expect a culinary fusion of cultures set in a new modern setting. With idyllic views of the Arabian sea and warm hospitality, taste your way through the flavours of the Levant as you indulge in an array of authentic dishes…

Prime Minister Patrick Achi and footballer Didier Drogba create a memorable Côte d’Ivoire National Day at Expo 2020 Dubai

كوت ديفوار تحتفل بيومها الوطني في إكسبو 2020 دبي بحضور رئيس وزرائها

DUBAI, 26 November 2021 – Côte d’Ivoire celebrated its National Day at Expo 2020 Dubai in style on Friday, with Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of International Cooperation and Director General of Expo 2020 Dubai welcoming a delegation led by Prime Minister Patrick Achi that included football legend Didier Drogba.  Prime Minister Patrick Achi said: “I am delighted to be at Expo 2020 Dubai with my delegation. I believe this is an occasion to celebrate the bright, shining future in store for Côte d’Ivoire and the UAE. Being…

Nations at Expo pledge to end gender-based violence with screening of India’s award-winning ‘Son Rise’ documentary

DUBAI, 26 November 2021 – The UN Women’s ‘Orange the World’ initiative for 2021 took a major step forward this evening, as nations came together on the Jubilee Stage at Expo to urge world leaders to make a stand in support of gender equality and women’s empowerment, and in particular to end gender-based violence. Dignitaries of the New Zealand Pavilion, India Pavilion, Women’s Pavilion and the United Nations at Expo spoke at the event, which also included a screening of India’s National Award-winning documentary, ‘Son Rise’, by director and producer…

Alicia Keys to unlock new double album ‘Keys’ at Infinite Nights show, Expo 2020 Dubai

“أليشيا كيز” تطلق ألبومها الجديد يوم 10 ديسمبر من إكسبو 2020 دبي

DUBAI, 26 November 2021 – Alicia Keys will be the first international artist to perform as part of Expo 2020 Dubai’s illustrious Infinite Nights series, performing from the heart of Al Wasl Plaza on 10 December as she unlocks her new double album, Keys. Created by the 15-time Grammy Award-winner, the global live-streamed show, held under the world’s largest 360-degree projection dome, celebrates 20 years of outstanding musical success for one exclusive night only. Guests can expect dazzling new arrangements of Keys’ biggest hits, as well as new material from…

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…