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Cat-astrophe averted

Cat-astrophe averted

Abu Dhabi Week readers deserve a ‘round of paws’, after meeting the call to support a financially strapped animal rescue organisation. Three families came forward offering to foster cats, and residents have already pledged approximately AED 5,000 to keep Sandy …

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Top pop star to play at TROPFEST

Top pop star to play at TROPFEST

THE littlest film festival in town just got a whole lot bigger, with the announcement that Lebanese pop star Ramy Ayach will be performing at TROPFEST Arabia this weekend. The world’s largest short film festival, now in its third edition …

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Raising funds for refugees

Raising funds for refugees

A group of Italian women expats in the capital will be holding a series of charity initiatives in the city to help raise desperately needed funds for Syrian refugees in Jordan. The fundraising initiatives will culminate with a Christmas market, …

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Academy to groom future champions

Academy to groom future champions

Abu Dhabi Racing has partnered with the National Health Insurance Company Daman to establish a driving academy that will groom young Emiratis to become professional racing drivers. The first batch of seven UAE nationals selected for the Daman Speed Academy …

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Going with the flow

World-class flowboarders from across the globe travelled to Yas Waterworld in Abu Dhabi at the weekend to take part in the sixth Annual Oakley Go Pro World Flowboarding Championships. Boasting the largest field ever in the history of the sport, …

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On a wing a prayer

On a wing a prayer

The Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital (ADFH) has been nominated as a finalist in the ‘World Responsible Tourism Award’ category of the 2013 World Travel Awards (WTA). The ADFH is the largest public falcon hospital in the world and since it …

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Discovering cultures

Discovering cultures

Abu Dhabi Week met with French artist and author, Rémi Bertoche, who is expected to draw a large crowd at this year’s Formula 1 Grand Prix. What is your role at the 2013 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand …

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With love from the capital

With love from the capital

This week Al Yasmina School announced it will be joining the growing ranks of Abu Dhabi-based support for Bangladeshi charitable organisation Choice to Change (C2C). Earlier this year eight-year-old pupil Aisyah Ariffin read an article about C2C in Abu Dhabi …

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Midnight success

Midnight success

The capital’s residents showed their commitment to charity last week, when pulling out their trainers and flashlights, to take part in the inaugural kilomarathon run. Hosted by the Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa, the midnight run saw over …

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Striding for improvement

Striding for improvement

The members of the Abu Dhabi Striders running club are lacing up once again for their established Half Marathon and 10K charity runs. Taking place on the iconic Yas Island on 8th November, the event will be aimed at helping …

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