Tag: UAE


UAE lands ICC showcase as Delta drowns India

Twenty20 World Cup to be moved to the UAE

The venue for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 has been shifted to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman due to the deadly COVID-19 second wave in India (Delta variant) which has taken a huge toll on lives. The vaccination program is on in India to tame the... » Read more


Etihad Arena to come alive with Eid concerts

Events are back in Abu Dhabi

While live entertainment has largely been put on hold for the last year due to the global outbreak of COVID-19 whose Delta variant is still causing upheaval in major parts of the globe, concerts are set to make a return in the United Arab Emirate (UAE) capital – Abu Dhabi – from next... » Read more


Hairpin bends to greet Abu Dhabi racers

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix track modifications

Formula One’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (UAE) in December this year will see the unveiling of significant changes to the Yas Island track. ‘The National’ stated that along with the return of spectators, four nights of gyrating concerts, and celebrations of UAE’s Golden Jubilee... » Read more


UAE to stage IPL 2021 remaining matches

Indian Premier League to continue in the UAE

The remaining matchups of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in September- October this year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on May 29th. The IPL 2021 was suspended in May this year as BCCI didn’t want to... » Read more


COVID jab must to attend UAE live events

UAE covid vaccine mandatory for attending live events

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has said vaccinations against COVID-19 will be must for people attending all “live events” from June 6th as the country pushes a vaccination campaign which has consistently been one of the fastest in the world. ‘Reuters’ quoted a spokeswoman for the Ministry... » Read more


China move FIFA fixtures over COVID cases

World Cup qualifiers move to Dubai

COVID-19 has again shaken and stirred the world of football forcing China to move Group A qualifiers to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). ‘Doha News’ stated that Dubai will now stage the remaining three FIFA World Cup™ Qatar 2022 qualifying games instead of Suzhou (China), the Chinese Football... » Read more


Etihad Airways give ‘wings’ to Etihad Park

du arena renamed Etihad Park

The second flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) – Etihad Airways – will take over the naming rights to Yas Island’s 40,000-capacity venue. ‘The National’ stated that the du Arena as is known to UAE concertgoers, the Middle East’s largest outdoor venue, will now be... » Read more


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