Impressive stand greets visitors at 4-day show
26 April 2016, Dubai, UAE ~ HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival had an impressive presence with an innovative stand at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2016, which opened in Dubai on Monday, 25 April.
Now in its 23rd year, the 2016 edition of ATM is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 25 – 28 April. The HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival stand is one of the over 400 main stand holders representing 86 countries, with more than 25,000 visitors expected to attend the Middle East’s longest running and largest trade event.
“The HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival has been a regular participant at the ATM shows. In the past we have had thousands visit our stand and seek information about the Festival’s activities which focus on promoting the Purebred Arabian horse and Abu Dhabi – the capital of the world’s Arabian racing,” said Ms Lara Sawaya, Executive Director of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival, Chairperson of the International Federation of Horse Racing Academies (IFHRA), Chairperson of Ladies & Apprentice Racing Committees in the International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR).
“We have brought out a special booklet for this ATM show and the focus has been on the 2016 World Arabian Horse Racing Conference which will be held in Rome from 24-230 May 2016,” she added. “The Arabian Travel Market (ATM) is one of the biggest in the region and the HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival has benefitted by participating in this show.”
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the four-day event was inaugurated by HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council and HH Sheikh Ahmad Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation and Chairman and CEO of Emirates Airline and Group.