Belgium-UAE News

Runners line up for Zayed Cup and Fatima Championship at Belgium's racecourse

A quality field of eight runners makes the lineup for the 10th round of the Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup, while eleven horses have been declared to battle it to the wire in the 12th round of the HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak ladies World Championship (IFAHR) at the Hippodrome Wellington racecourse, Ostend, Belgium on Monday. Both events are held under the umbrella of the Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Flat Arabian Horse Race Festival.

Riders chosen for Mansour bin Zayed Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival

Eleven female riders chosen by drawing lots will jockey 11 horses in the forthcoming races of this year's edition of the Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival and the Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR).

UAE participates at high level ministerial meeting on Middle East peace in Luxembourg.

U.A.E. Minister of State, Dr. Sultan Al Jaber has participated at a high level ministerial meeting in Luxembourg, where critical issues impacting regional peace and the future development of the Middle East were discussed. The humanitarian crisis in Syria, the deteriorating situation in Iraq, the Middle East peace process and developments in Egypt were the focus of the discussions, during the meeting which was co-chaired by the U.A.E., Luxembourg and the International Peace Institute (IPI), an independent international not-for-profit think tank.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed received by Duke of Luxembourg

Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg received H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, U.A.E. Foreign Minister, and members of the delegation accompanying him on a visit to Luxembourg.