Team UAE Emirates rider Jan Polanc celebrates on the podium after stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia on Friday. AFP
UAE Team Emirates’ Yousif Mirza will be looking to recapture some form as the Emirati joins his teammates at the Tour of Turkey (April 16-21). The UAE National Champion most recently turned out for UAE Team Emirates at the Giro di Sicilia, but will be hoping for more luck this time around.
UAE Team Emirates’ Alexander Kristoff will look to retain his Eschborn Frankfurt title this week as he heads to Germany, captaining a strong line-up of riders hoping to continue the team’s fine run of form.
The UAE-Italy Business Forum was successfully held in Dubai under the chairmanship of Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy and Luigi Di Maio, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development, Labour and Social Policies of Italy, in the presence of several officials and businessmen from both countries.
Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), the UAE Federal credit insurance company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Italy-based Joint Italian Arab Chamber of Commerce (JIACC) to boost Arab-Italian economic and trade relations by focusing on the halal industry through the access to ECI’s Shariah-compliant insurance and financial solutions.
Sharjah: As the World Cup draws close to knockout stages, Bangladesh have heated up the race for the last-four spots with their never-say-die attitude and gritty performances. The duel for the fourth spot has become more intense as three teams are separated by only two points. Bangladesh have already sent the standings
Promising talented Emirati racing karting star Rashid Al Dhaheri has achieved a podium finished as he gained third position at Circuito South Garda Karting, Italy, competing with 96 other drivers in his category among 300 drivers in all categories.
Australia captain Aaron Finch hit a hundred before left-arm quicks Jason Behrendorff and Mitchell Starc shared nine wickets as the reigning champions thumped England by 64 runs at Lord's on Tuesday to book their place in the semi-finals of the World Cup.