UAE event to celebrate women in sports

The program for the week will include the fifth editions of both the International Conference of Sports for Women and the Fatima bint Mubarak World Sports Awards, as well as an array of educational and mass participation sports events.
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Updated 03 March 2020

UAE event to celebrate women in sports

Sheikha Fatima bint Hazza bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, chairwoman of Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA), and president of the Abu Dhabi and Al-Ain ladies clubs, has called the women of the UAE and around the world to be part of a week-long celebration of women in sports. A unique event is set to bring together world-famous athletes, industry leaders and like-minded women around the world to celebrate their achievements and motivate greater participation in sports.
The program for the week will include the fifth editions of both the International Conference of Sports for Women and the Fatima bint Mubarak World Sports Awards, as well as an array of educational and mass participation sports events.
Led by the FBMA and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC), the women in sports celebration will take place from Nov. 13 to 20 in Abu Dhabi.
Sheikha Fatima said: “It is a pleasure and an honor to invite all of you to be part of an extraordinary celebration of women in sports. The initiative embodies not only UAE’s commitment to women’s development, but also brings to life our values of inclusion, innovation and healthy competition.”
“Since the inception of the Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy we have made it our mission to continuously create countless opportunities for women to participate in sports. We commit to keep passionately supporting the rise of inspirational leaders in the sports industry, both here in the UAE and globally. I call on you to join us in playing a key role in shaping the future of women’s sports.”


Burgerizzr picks Emirates NBD Capital Saudi Arabia as financial advisor for Nomu listing

Updated 27 October 2020

Burgerizzr picks Emirates NBD Capital Saudi Arabia as financial advisor for Nomu listing

  • Al-Ruwaigh said Emirates NBD Capital Saudi Arabia is one of the largest investment banks in the GCC region
  • Burgerizzr specializes in providing ‘made to order, fresh Beef and Chicken burgers’

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Shatirah House Restaurant Company – owner and operator of the “Burgerizzr” restaurant chain – has chosen Emirates NBD Capital Saudi Arabia as the exclusive financial advisor to arrange the offering of a stake of the company through an IPO on the Saudi Parallel Market (Nomu).
Burgerizzr specializes in providing ‘made to order, fresh Beef and Chicken burgers’ and is the largest chain of fresh burger restaurants in the Kingdom. It was launched in 2009 with one branch in Riyadh. The chain has achieved high growth rates to reach 76 branches in 12 Saudi cities.
Mohammed Al-Ruwaigh, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Burgerizzr, said: “We are proud of the decision of the Board of Directors to offer shares of the company on the Saudi Parallel Market (Nomu). We believe that this step will contribute to enhancing the company’s growth and sustainability strategies and augmenting its opportunities in the most significant markets in the region.”
Al-Ruwaigh also said they appointed Emirates NBD Capital Saudi Arabia as the financial advisor for the IPO, as they are one of the largest investment banks in the GCC region and due to their unparalleled access to local KSA and regional investors.