Daily Archives: January 12, 2019

Angola defeat Qatar in IHF World Men’s Handball Championship

COPENHAGEN, Denmark , Qatar’s handball team suffered a narrow 24-23 defeat on Friday at the hands of Angola in its opening game of prestigious IHF World Men’s Handball Championship 2019 taking place in Germany and Denmark.

Qatar team made impressive performance in the game and was closer to victory , but the Angolan side was stronger, dominated and took the victory.

Qatar team will lock horns against Egypt in the same group D on Sunday, followed by the third encounter against Hungary on Monday and will face Sweden on Wednesday.

The participating teams are distributed into four groups; Qatar is pooled in group D alongside Sweden, Hungary, Argentina, Egypt and Angola.

World Men’s Handball Championship 2019 is the 26th event hosted by the International Handball Federation taking place in Denmark and Germany from 10 to 27 January 2019

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee

UAE Ambassador attends Romania’s celebration on presidency of EU council.

Dr. Ahmed Abdullah Saeed Al Matroushi, UAE Ambassador to Romania, has attended a celebration held by the Government of Romania to mark its Presidency on the Council of the European Union, EU.

A number of top European and Romanian officials and heads of diplomatic missions accredited to Romania also attended the event.

During the meeting held at the Athenaeum, a concert hall in the centre of Bucharest, the UAE diplomat met with a number of officials stationed in Romania, and a number of Romanian officials as well as heads of diplomatic missions including the Armenian Ambassador in Romania.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

UAE Ambassador meets with Dominican FM.

Badr Abdullah Al Matroushi, UAE Ambassador to Cuba and Non-resident Ambassador to Haiti, has met with Francine Baron Dominican’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and CARICOM Affairs.

During the meeting, they discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations between the two sides.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

UAE Ambassador meets with Dominican FM.

Badr Abdullah Al Matroushi, UAE Ambassador to Cuba and Non-resident Ambassador to Haiti, has met with Francine Baron Dominican’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and CARICOM Affairs.

During the meeting, they discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations between the two sides.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs