Purpose-built economic zone enables life sciences companies to manage research, manufacturing, and distribution efforts from one strategic location
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 27 January 2023: As demand for domestic production of pharmaceuticals increases across the GCC region, Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi - KEZAD Group, the integrated trade, logistics, and industrial hub of Abu Dhabi, will showcase the competitive advantage Abu Dhabi offers to researchers, manufacturers and distributors looking at Arab Health 2023.
As the premier economic zone for life sciences in the Middle East and North Africa, KEZAD already hosts many pharmaceutical manufacturers, life science businesses, laboratories, packing businesses and supporting services, including several leading organisations such as Hope Consortium, ADCAN Pharma, ......read more
Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development brings the prestigious global platform to the MENA region
Abu Dhabi - 24 January 2023: The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) announced that the UAE’s Capital will host the 2023 Fortune Global Forum from 27 to 29 November, for the first time in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
Forging ahead with efforts to bolster the Emirate’s status as a leading business, economic, and cultural hub, Abu Dhabi is attracting world-class economic events and conferences including the 13th edition of the World Trade Organisation’s Ministerial Conference, UNCTAD’s World Investment Forum, the Annual Investment Meeting, and the World Islamic Economic Forum in 2023 and 2024.
The Fortune Global Forum Abu Dhabi 2023 will serve as a valuable ......read more
Under the Patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak,
• Taking place from 26th to 29th January, more than 300 riders, representing over 34 countries from across the globe including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Egypt, Great Britain and USA, will feature in the event at Al Forsan International Sports Resort.
• To mark the occasion of the 10th milestone edition, organisers have increased the prize money to AED 800,000 – the biggest in the tournament’s history.
• The competition is part of FBMA’s on-going efforts for females to adopt a healthy lifestyle and develop local talent.
Abu Dhabi, 23rd January 2023: Organisers Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) has announced more than 300 of the best riders from around the world will compete in the 10th edition of ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 23 January 2023: The Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry has organized an open day for Abu Dhabi Resident’s Office (ADRO) to introduce ADRO’s operations and services, specifically the Golden Visa program in Abu Dhabi.
The event witnessed the attendance of a large number of members of the Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council and women entrepreneurs based in Abu Dhabi.
The meeting shed light on how to apply for the Golden Visa in Abu Dhabi in addition to a presentation on INTAMI Loyalty Application.
Executive Board Members of the Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council Sheikha Naser Al Nuwais and Marwa Al Mansouri attended the Open Day along with His Excellency Hareb Al Mheiri, Executive Director of ADRO.
In her speech, Sheikha Al Nuwais said that this ......read more
Abu Dhabi, January 20th , 2023: The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) participated in a series of sessions at the Youth 4 Sustainability (Y4S) event that took place during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from the 14th-19th January 2023.
On 16th January, EAD was part of the ‘World Climate Simulation’ session – a group role-playing exercise that was focused on international climate change negotiations. The session provided participants with the chance to explore the risks of climate change and the challenges of negotiating international agreements to reduce Green House Gas (GHG) emissions.
In a live, face-to-face setting, participants played the role of negotiators representing countries and regional blocs that need to work together to create an agreement ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 19 January 2023 – The Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT) has wrapped up another successful participation in the annual Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW). Under the theme ‘United on Climate Action Toward COP28’, this year’s edition focused on advancing climate efforts ahead of the 28th UN Climate Change Conference (COP28), to be hosted in the UAE later this year.
Throughout the packed week, the ministry sought to highlight the promising investment opportunities in the UAE’s industrial sector in a bid to attract potential local and international investors and boost the growth and competitiveness of national industries, under the umbrella of the Make it in the Emirates campaign.
At ADSW, MoIAT announced that it issued a ministerial decision ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 17 January 2023: The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) has announced several clean energy and water projects that will reduce CO2 emissions in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, as part of its participation in the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2023. It is the Principal Partner of the event for the fifth time in a row.
The DoE aims to emphasise the Emirate’s sustainability and energy transition leadership among global industry and governmental delegates, as Abu Dhabi continues to build a sustainable future and move towards its 2050 net zero goals.
This year, the DoE will showcase its ‘Clean Energy Strategic Target 2035’ in partnership with Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi, which envisages 60 per cent of Abu Dhabi’s electricity being ......read more
• Part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, World Future Energy Summit Opens its 14th Edition
• Solar Forum: Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure outlines US$163bn clean energy investment plans for next decade
• Water Forum: Emirates Water & Electricity Company (EWEC) says reverse osmosis to account for up to 90% of Abu Dhabi emirate’s water during the 2030s
• Green Hydrogen Innovation Hub: UAE could deploy breakthrough hydrogen electric refuelling station technology by early 2024, according to US pioneer
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 16 January 2023: The 14th World Future Energy Summit began a three-day run at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) today, with a cache of global energy and sustainable stakeholders diving into the latest industry insights driving global and regional ......read more
- With the participation of more than 40 local, regional, and global companies
-Tadweer highlighted its achievements in 2022 during the event
16 January 2023, Abu Dhabi, UAE: The 9th edition of EcoWASTE 2023 Exhibition and Forum, which is held under the theme “Explore the future of waste management in a circular economy” kicks off today. The event is held as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week and is organized in strategic partnership with the Abu Dhabi Waste Management Company (Tadweer). EcoWASTE will run until 18 January at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
In line with its commitment to enhance the participation of women and highlight their pivotal role in the waste management sector, Tadweer organized a panel during the first day of the event to discuss the role of Emirati women in carrying out ......read more
• MBZUAI will host expert talks discussing AI and the road to net zero from January 16-18
• Come learn about the impact AI is having on sustainability and climate change across various industries
Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 13, 2023: As Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2023 takes place under the theme United on Climate Action Toward COP28, subject matter experts from Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI) will host talks as part of its participation at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES). The talks will highlight AI’s problem-solving capacity in addressing challenges in climate change as well as sectors including education and healthcare.
In alignment with the UAE’s vision to reduce climate impact and find technology-enabled solutions to current social and ......read more
The Department of Health – Abu Dhabi launches its “Drug and Poison Information Service”
• Led by Research and Innovation Centre at the Department of Health, the information service unit will provide guidance services by specially trained poison experts in the field of toxicology and overdose management through the 800424 hotline
• The service aims to enhance the clinical, technological, educational and research capabilities in toxicology to provide the highest standards and practices in poisoning prevention and treatment
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 12 January 2023: In the presence of HE Dr. Jamal Mohammed Al Kaabi, Undersecretary of The Department of Health – Abu Dhabi (DoH), the regulator of the healthcare sector in the Emirate, the Department launched the “Poison and Drug ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 12 January 2023: The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) announced today that as Principal Partner of the upcoming Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2023, which is being held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and is hosted by Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) between 14 – 19 January at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre "ADNEC”. The Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week will be themed ‘United on Climate Action towards COP 28’, and will bring together state and government leaders, policy makers, experts, investors, entrepreneurs, and youth from around the world. DoE will be part of a global dialogue about the importance of finding pro-climate, pro-growth solutions to help achieve net zero goals in the ......read more
• International experts and decision makers to highlight green hydrogen’s potential to support global net-zero goals ahead of UAE-hosted COP28 later this year
• Summit to be one of series of high-level events held at ADSW 2023 – highlighting UAE leadership’s commitment to practical, inclusive climate action
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 3, 2023: Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), the global initiative championed by the UAE and its clean energy powerhouse Masdar to accelerate sustainable development, will hold its first annual Green Hydrogen Summit this year, highlighting green hydrogen’s growing importance in the global drive toward net zero.
The Green Hydrogen Summit 2023, taking place on January 18, will be one of the key events taking place at ADSW 2023, ......read more
• Saudi Arabia, UAE & Turkey Identified as Growth Hotspots in New World Future Energy Summit Report
Abu Dhabi, UAE – January 3, 2023: A new report commissioned by the World Future Energy Summit - the leading business event for future energy and sustainability which runs in Abu Dhabi this month – has highlighted desalination, wastewater treatment and digitisation as key growth opportunities for the Middle East’s water sector. And the report, produced for World Future Energy Summit by business consultancy Frost & Sullivan, has identified Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Turkey as water sector growth hotspots.
The report says that despite the Middle East and Africa being the world’s desalination leader, with 48% of global operational capacity, there is still room for growth as the ......read more
Tickets are available starting from January 1st
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 3 January 2023: The 20th edition of Abu Dhabi Festival, held under the theme “The Will for Evolution”, is hosting a series of musical events at the Emirates Palace in March 2023, with the participation of the most brilliant musicians and artists from around the world. Tickets are now available for booking and purchase on 800 Tickets through this link: https://www.800tickets.ae/adf.
Abu Dhabi Festival will kick off its first event on March 1st with Juan Diego Flórez and Friends by celebrated Peruvian operatic tenor, Juan Diego Flórez, who is acclaimed for his command of the high tenor range. Flórez gives a spectacular performance in a 120-minute concert featuring a programme of arias along with melodies from ......read more
Abu Dhabi 15 December 2022: The Family Care Authority (FCA), an affiliate of the Department of Community Development - Abu Dhabi, is participating in the third Abu Dhabi Family Forum 2022, held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Mother of the Emirates, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation, and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood. Organized by the Family Development Foundation, the event comes under the umbrella of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak’s Excellence and Community Intelligence Program. The Abu Dhabi Family Forum 2022 is being held in Marsana at Al Hudayriat Island – Abu Dhabi from 4-9 pm, December 13-18, under the slogan 'Quality of Family Life in the Fifties'.
The participation ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 14 December, 2022 – The National Center of Meteorology (NCM) hosted the 6th edition of the ‘Rain Enhancement Hub’ webinar series to discuss the targeted research areas of the program’s Fifth Cycle, and to provide potential applicants of researchers and experts from across the globe with a detailed roadmap to submit their innovative research proposals in rain enhancement and cloud formation.
Titled ‘UAEREP’s 5th Cycle: Overview & Targeted Research Areas’, the webinar, live streamed on UAEREP’s official social media channels, highlighted the application process, submission timelines and evaluation methods including the required Technical Readiness Level (TRL) of the project’s deliverables.
The virtual session was led by the key members of UAEREP’s ......read more
Held as part of the ‘42 Abu Dhabi Talks’ initiative
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 13 December 2022: 42 Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital’s innovative and disruptive coding school that provides a unique peer-to-peer learning methodology, held an insightful session titled ‘Cyber Security Engineer: A Personal Journey from Zero to Hero’ conducted by BEACON RED. BEACON RED is one of the leading entities which enhances national security preparedness throughout the Middle East and aims to disrupt the status quo by tackling global issues of national security. The session was led by Shatha Alahmed, an Emirati Cyber Security Engineer at BEACON RED and one of the leading experts in the field within the UAE who shared her professional journey within the cyber security industry.
The session was conducted as part of the ......read more
Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Shamsa bint Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,12 December 2022: Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Shamsa bint Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Assistant to the President of the Red Crescent Authority for Women's Affairs, Head of the Higher Committee for the Ataya Initiative, the Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation announced in a press conference the Abu Dhabi Festival 2023 programme held under the theme “The Will for Evolution,” reflecting the nation’s unwavering drive for progress and prosperity. The Festival’s headlining events will take place during the first three weeks of March, with its Abroad Programme and community-wide initiatives happening throughout the year.
His Excellency Sheikh Shakhbout ......read more
* As part of a long weekend of entertainment, hitmaker Hamad Al Ameri performed at Al Hosn, while Balqees and Fouad Abdelwahed wowed crowds at Al Jahili Fort
Abu Dhabi, UAE – December 4, 2022: The UAE 51st National Day Concerts came to a climactic close on Sunday night in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain with a trio of performances that will live long in the memory from three of the region’s most celebrated artists.
Organised by the Department of Culture & Tourism (DCT), an Abu Dhabi performance from Emirati Hamad Al Ameri was complemented with another astounding show in Al Ain featuring Balqees and Fouad Abdelwahed, who both took to the stage at Al Jahili Fort in the Garden City. Swathes of Emiratis and other residents from a variety of nationalities came out in their hordes to see the regional hitmakers, bringing a ......read more
• The event will cover a total area of 31 thousand square meters extends over 7 halls in the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre
• The Exhibition will coincide with the 8th edition of the Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition
• Will see more than 30 prominent international speakers in panels focusing on three main topics
• Attracts over 1200 brands from around the world
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, November 29, 2022: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court of the UAE, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA), ADNEC Group is organising the activities of the first edition of Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition (ADIFE). The event is held ......read more
First-of-their-kind Regional Industry Awards Launched
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 30 November 2022: Abu Dhabi Maritime, the primary custodian of Abu Dhabi's waterways, has celebrated another successful edition of the Abu Dhabi International Boat Show (ADIBS) 2022.
The team from Abu Dhabi Maritime showcased a number of developments put in place to support growth in the maritime domain and position Abu Dhabi as a leading maritime capital. Highlights included the first comprehensive safety mapping of all waterways, jet ski licensing services and putting milestones in place to advance the superyacht sector.
Additionally, 10 agreements and Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with leading industry players were signed, further supporting Abu Dhabi Maritime’s development of waterways, marinas and ......read more
• Achieving national sovereignty over critical defence systems with an aggressive product development roadmap and industrial blueprint for rapid international growth
• Over 100 sovereign products under EDGE’s portfolio, with over 20 major export deals, 60 strategic partnerships signed, and over US$ 5 Billion in orders for 2022 – 30 per cent of which was in export sales
• Expanding global footprint, adoption of Industry 4.0 across operations, R&D, development of home-grown IP, and investment in attracting and upskilling UAE and international talent supported by the first-of-its-kind EDGE Learning & Innovation Factory in Abu Dhabi
• “This is just the beginning for EDGE...our aim is to significantly up-scale our sophisticated UAE-made future technology and defence capabilities to ......read more
• His Excellency Dr. Abdulla Al Mandous chairs the meeting in his capacity as RA II (Asia) president
• Regional priorities of RA II (Asia) for 2024-27 tops the meeting agenda
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 28 November, 2022 – The 18th session of the World Meteorological Organization’s Management Group meeting of RA II (Asia) kicked off today at the headquarters of the National Center of Meteorology (NCM) in Abu Dhabi under the chairmanship of His Excellency Dr. Abdulla Al Mandous, Director of NCM and President of the Regional Association II (Asia) of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
Running from 28 to 29 November 2022, the meeting aims to exchange views and ideas on the regional matters pertaining to the further development of regional partnership strategy, RA II Research and ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 28, 2022- G42 Smart Nation, an operating company of G42, the UAE’s leading AI and cloud computing technology holding group, was ranked top 3 in the World Smart City Awards 2022 for best Safety & Security deployment for its integrated, AI-powered solution developed for Expo 2020 Dubai.
The annual World Smart City Awards is a prestigious international competition, held as part of the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, which recognizes pioneering projects, ideas, and solutions for making global cities more livable, sustainable, inclusive, and economically viable.
With over 337 top-level proposals from 60 countries worldwide and after a highly competitive selection process, G42 Smart Nation's submission: Smart Security Solution for Expo 2020, was shortlisted as finalist in its ......read more
Deal establishes framework for building ADSB’s high-end vessels to meet Indonesia’s naval and coast guard requirements
4, November, 2022 – EDGE entity ADSB, the UAE’s leader in the design, new build, repair, maintenance, refit, and conversion of naval and commercial vessels, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with PT PAL Indonesia, Indonesia’s state-owned shipbuilder, to strengthen cooperation and to leverage the capabilities of both partners to build a range of interceptors, landing craft, and rigid-hull inflatable boats (RHIBs) for Indonesia’s naval and coast guard requirements.
The deal was signed by Maktoom Al Shehhi, Director of MRO at ADSB, and Dr. Kaharuddin Djenod, CEO of PT PAL Indonesia, on the second day of the Indo Defence Expo & Forum 2022, ......read more
Through its participation, Exalto Emirates will showcase innovative and digitally advanced products in order to catalyse the industry’s progress
Dubai – November 02, 2022: Leading distributor of some of the world’s most reputed marine equipment brands, Exalto Emirates, is all set to be a part of ADIPEC 2022. Scheduled to be held in Abu Dhabi from the 31st of October to the 3rd of November, 2022, the event will bring together the energy sector in the region on a common platform.
Over the past 25 years, Exalto Emirates has cemented its position as one of the most reliable maritime product distributors in the region. By participating in ADIPEC, Exalto Emirates aims to showcase products that are not only technologically advanced to drive digitalisation, but also sustainable in nature to catalyse the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 25th of October 2022: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court, and Chairman of the Board of Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA), ADNEC Group in co-operation with ADAFSA have announced that registration is open for participating in the activities of the first edition of the Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition (ADIFE), which will be held from 6 to 8 December, 2022 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
The first edition of ADIFE is expected to witness large-scale local and international participation, with more than 15 national pavilions including Turkey, India, Brazil, Iran, Morocco, South Africa, Bulgaria, Greece, Lebanon, Malaysia, Thailand, the Netherlands, as well as Lithuania, Ukraine, and Russia. ......read more
H.E. Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan to inaugurate
Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2022
300 participating companies and 20,000 visitors expected
24 October 2022 – Abu Dhabi, UAE: The Aviation elite will descend on the nation’s capital between November 1-3 where the tenth series of the Abu Dhabi Air Expo will open with huge participation from general aviation, airlines, airports and airport authorities, civil aviation, aviation technology, Cargo and so much more within the sector.
Abu Dhabi Airports (AD Airports), the operator of five airports in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, is the official host for the Air Expo 2022, this year covering an area of 80,000 square metres of exhibition space with an expected 300 companies participating / exhibiting, including leaders in the General Aviation industry such as ......read more
• General admission tickets start from only AED 115 while Students can attend for just AED 50 for the season-finale global esports tournament that will be held in December at Etihad Arena.
• The BLAST Premier World Final 2022 is in partnership with Abu Dhabi Gaming – a pioneering gaming and esports initiative.
Abu Dhabi, 19 August 2022: BLAST has announced early bird tickets are now on sale for its prestigious BLAST Premier World Final esports competition which will take place for the first time in Abu Dhabi in December and feature eight of the best Counter Strike teams in action.
Running from 14th-18th December at Yas Island’s Etihad Arena, tickets are available for the last two days of the 2022 global Counter-Strike: Global Offensive calendar season-finale with general ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 18 August 2022: The Higher Committee of the International Exhibition and Conference for National Security and Resilience Abu Dhabi (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2022) held a virtual meeting to discuss the latest developments for the event. Chaired by His Excellency Maj. Gen. Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Inspector General of the Ministry of Interior, and Chairman of the Higher Organising Committee, the meeting was conducted in the presence of His Excellency Maj. Gen. Salem Mubarak Al Shamsi, Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Resources and Support Services, and Vice Chairman of the Supreme Organising Committee; and Saeed Al Mansoori, CEO of Capital Events, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC), who are organising the international event in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior. ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 18 August 2022: To mark the occasion of Emirati Women’s Day this month, the Abu Dhabi Awards Organising Committee sheds light on previous female recipients of the Abu Dhabi Awards, as part of its on-going efforts to encourage more nominations from the wider UAE communities.
Ever since the Abu Dhabi Awards, a key Government initiative, was first held in 2005, its mission has always been to recognise committed and selfless individuals who have contributed to their community becoming an inspiration and motivation to others.
Since its inception, the Abu Dhabi Awards, which is known as the Emirate’s highest civilian honour have recognised 92 unsung heroes from 16 different nationalities,
With Emirati Women’s Day set to be celebrated on August 28, the Abu Dhabi Awards Organising Committee have underlined the ......read more
World Union of Wholesale Markets Conference Brings Largest Network of Fresh Food Suppliers to Region in October
Abu Dhabi, UAE – August 9, 2022: The World Union of Wholesale Markets (WUWM) Conference 2022, which will be held in the Middle East for the first time in October, offers an important opportunity to reshape global food systems, according to organisers and attendees.
The conference will take place at a time when the UN General Assembly has warned of rising hunger and malnutrition in the world, with factors including the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and international conflicts resulting in nearly a billion people going hungry in 2021.
As the world’s largest network of wholesale markets, WUWM represents the industry’s most significant suppliers of fresh food. Attendees at the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – August 03, 2022: Ladies, call all your girlfriends and embark on adrenaline-pumping adventures by heading to CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi and Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi to enjoy back-to-back ladies-only events. Returning this Thursday August 11 from 5:00pm – 9:00pm to CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi and taking place every Friday from 5:00pm-11:00pm at Yas Waterworld, ladies, if you’re up for some thrilling fun and exciting challenges, then these events are right up your alley!
At CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi, adventure-seekers can enjoy an unforgettable evening with the world’s largest indoor skydiving chamber and the region’s tallest indoor climbing wall with full privacy and an all-female staff. Female guests are welcome to challenge themselves and put their skills to the test inside ......read more
Proudly brought to you by Live Nation, the multi-award-winning Irish Megastars – Westlife – are scheduled to perform at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi on September 29th
Tickets are available via www.ticketmaster.ae as well as www.etihadarena.ae and go on sale on Friday August 5th at 12pm
Abu Dhabi, UAE (August 2022): Live Nation are proud to bring you one of the most revered boybands in the world, Westlife, to perform an exclusive show in the Middle East at the Etihad Arena in Yas Island - Abu Dhabi this September 29th. The Irish popstar sensations, who are best known for tunes from the '90s such as You Raise Me Up, Swear It Again and Uptown Girl, have sold more than 55 million records worldwide.
Guests will be “Flying Without Wings” as the amazing Westlife will return ......read more
• Features major domestic and international companies specialising in the Food, beverage and hospitality sectors along with top decision-makers and experts
• a global platform for showcasing the latest innovations, forging partnerships, and exploring investment opportunities
Abu Dhabi, 19th of July 2022: Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court, and Chairman of the Board of Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA), the first edition of the Abu Dhabi International Food Exhibition (ADIFE) is scheduled to be launched on 6 to 8 December 2022 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
The Exhibition is organised by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) in cooperation with Abu Dhabi ......read more
Co-produced with Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, the spectacular new production inaugurated the international music festival which runs until 23 July.
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 14 July 2022: As part of its abroad programme, Abu Dhabi Festival 2022 partnered with France’s leading Festival d'Aix-en-Provence to produce Resurrection, a new operatic staging by the visionary Italian director Romeo Castellucci inspired by Gustav Mahler’s celebrated Symphony No. 2. The spectacular work opened the popular Festival d'Aix-en-Provence on 4 July at the iconic Stadium de Vitrolles.
Following the success of Castelluci’s Requiem at the Festival in 2019, the director returned for yet another unique operatic production which features a line-up of world-renowned performing artists and musicians led by France’s ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 15 June 2022: As the UAE and Japan celebrate 50 years of diplomatic ties, Abu Dhabi Festival 2022, in partnership with the Embassy of Japan and the Japan Foundation, presents the travelling exhibition, ‘Variation and Autonomy: The Prints of Contemporary Japanese Painters’ at The Galleria Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi which runs from 14 June to July 7.
The exhibition, curated by Kyoji Takizawa of the Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts in Tokyo, presents the work of ten artists who experimented with prints and expanded the range of expression in contemporary art using the medium in the 1970s. Rather than focus on the artists who are considered to have shaped the history of contemporary Japanese prints, the exhibition showcases prints by painters who drew on trends in contemporary art and ......read more
Connectivity, digitalisation, and sustainability are key topics under discussion at major annual event in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 2 June, 2022: Port authorities around the world have a major role in supporting sustainable economic growth and delivering a greener future, according to experts and executives meeting in Abu Dhabi for the 7th Edition of Port Authorities Roundtable (PAR 2022).
The major annual event brought together port authorities from territories as diverse as Antwerp, Barcelona, Busan, Guangzhou, Iraq, Kobe, Oman, Rotterdam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Seattle, Singapore and Shanghai to discuss the theme, ‘Reimagining a New Era of Trade Together.’
Among the key topics examined in the closed-door event were ports’ efforts to build a robust infrastructure to mitigate the impact of ......read more
Board Leaders of the World Association of Chefs’ Societies signed a commitment to include and encourage more plant-based food options on menus globally
The multinational leadership team of the World Association of Chefs’ Societies came together this week in Abu Dhabi to inaugurate Upfield’s #MakeItPlant pledge, a commitment to adopt more sustainable plant-based choices on menus globally.
Heading a committee that represents 110 official chef associations worldwide and representing 10 million chefs globally, the renowned culinary leaders were joined by Reinier Weerman, General Manager MENA, Upfield, as they took the pledge at the ongoing Worldchefs Congress & Expo 2022.
“Sooner or later the world will need to wake up, so this initiative is very important,” said Chef Thomas Gugler, ......read more
Frankfurt, 25 October 2022: The Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) hosted two panel discussions as part of the KnowTalks 2022 series in collaboration with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the knowledge partner. The sessions were held during the fourth day of MBRF’s participation in the Frankfurt International Book Fair 2022, which is held in Frankfurt, ......read more
July 26, 2022 - The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) has announced the launch of two writing workshops, titled ‘UAE Tomorrow’ and ‘Dubai Future’ for August 2022, as part of its Dubai International Program for Writing, which is one of its prominent knowledge projects. The two workshops are designed to enroll young talents in specialized ......read more
Leading F&B uniform manufacturer offers new and sustainable chef apparel at ExpoCulinaire | World Chef Congress 2022, May 30 - June 2, ADNEC
Chef Works, a global leader in culinary and hospitality apparel, is launching its Chef Works Sustainable Products in the Middle East region, Chef Works RE:.
In recognition of its responsibilities and commitment to a greener world, the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 26, 2022- The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation organized several diverse knowledge events on May 24 and 25 at the 31st edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair. The events shed light on the enhancements of human progress and cognitive shifts in the Gulf region. It also discussed the remarkable impact of the Arabic language in prosperity ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 25, 2022 – The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) hosted a wide range of events during its participation in the 31st edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair. The events took place in the presence of various renowned Emirati and Arab writers with extensive knowledge and talent. The Foundations participation was in line with its mission to ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 27 April, 2022: The Abu Dhabi Awards in collaboration with the Federal Youth Authority, hosted an inspirational evening focused on community engagement as part of the 2022 Abu Dhabi Awards nomination cycle.
The activation, which was held on Tuesday at the Abu Dhabi Creative Hub, encouraged youth to nominate individuals who have positively impacted local communities across ......read more
Come Witness This Year’s Most Awaited Musical Extravaganza at IIFA Rocks 2022
Performances by Honey Singh, Guru Randhawa, Neha Kakkar, Devi Sri Prasad,
Dhvani Bhanushali, Tanishk Bagchi and many more
at the 22nd Edition of IIFA at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
Karan Johar & Parineeti Chopra to Host this Year’s IIFA ......read more
• UFC announced an exciting debut for this weekend’s card, as Irishman Dean Barry will be fighting against Mike Jackson.
o See the full card here.
• UFC announced two very exciting fights coming up in the next two months:
o An all-European light heavyweight main event as Jan Blachowicz takes on Aleksander Rakic on May 14. ......read more
20,000 visitors and 300 exhibitors expected
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Abu Dhabi Airports officially announced today that Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2022 will be held from 1st to 3rd November 2022 at Al Bateen Executive Airport, the only dedicated general and business aviation airport in the Middle East.
Air Expo 2022 is a unique platform that brings together general ......read more
Pavilion at The Beach opens today and will offer six licensed restaurants in an enclosed and temperature-controlled venue, complete with a retractable transparent roof.
Merex aims to reimagine how Dubai’s tourists and residents experience the beach and create a best-in-class tourism destination.
Dubai-UAE -March 30: Asset management firm Merex Investment has unveiled a ......read more