Category Archives: Sports

ITU, TOGOC implement measures to combat summer heat at Tokyo Olympic Test Event

TOKYO, With the 2019 Tokyo ITU World Olympic Qualification Event taking place from 15-18 August on the purpose-built Odaiba Park course, the very site that will host the triathlon events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games – new …

Emirates Partners with the West Asian Football Federation Championship

Emirates to become Official Partner and Airline for tournament to be hosted for first time in Iraq

DUBAI, UAE, Emirates has today announced an agreement which will see it as the Official Partner and Airline for the ninth edition of …

Mohamed bin Zayed restructures Abu Dhabi Sports Council’s board

ABU DHABI, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, has issued a decision to restructure the Board of …

ICA urges tourists to avail of visa fee waiver for kids under 18

ABU DHABI, The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) has urged tourists to avail of its visa fee waivers provided for kids under 18 who are accompanying their parents to the UAE.

Tourists can benefit from the latest tourist …

Washington Extends Iraq’s Exemption To Import Electricity And Gas From Iran For Three More Months

Baghdad, The United States renewed, for the third time, the extension of Iraq’s 90-day exemption from its sanctions on Iran, which allows it to import electricity and gas on which it relies heavily, especially in the hot summer of the …