Al Qasba honours sponsors
Sharjah, December 27, 2010
Al Qasba Development Authority (AQDA), which is responsible for development of Al Qasba, a retreat on Sharjah waterfront, recently organised a special dinner to honour its sponsors and partners.
Honouring more than 50 sponsors, Al Qasba’s CEO, Marwan Jassim Al Sarkal thanked all the partners and sponsors and promised further success in 2011.
“We have organized this special evening to honour our sponsors and partners and thank them on behalf of the family of Al Qasba for their continuous support and never ending trust,” said Hazem Sawaf, sales and marketing director at AQDA.
“As the New Year looms ahead, we look forward to developing and continuing our long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationship with them,” he added.
Abdul Aziz Taryam, general manager, Northern Emirates – Etisalat, said: “Etisalat is proud of its long-term partnership with Al Qasba. This collaboration is in line with the vision of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Member of Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, calling for cooperation between all sectors in order to enrich Sharjah’s tourism and culture, while also boosting the Emirate’s economy.”
“We are excited about our ongoing partnership with Al Qasba that is now considered amongst the most distinguished destinations in the UAE, thanks to the quality of events it hosts. Finally I would like to thank Al Qasba Development Authority for this award that recognizes Etisalat’s active support of Al Qasba 2010 activities and our sponsorship for Etisalat-Eye of the Emirates,” he concluded.
Du, a leading telecom service provider in the UAE, was felicitated for its support to Al Qasba’s activities. Ahmad Aburahima, vice president, government relations in du received a trophy on behalf of the company.
Hala Badri, EVP, brand and communications at du, said:”It was a pleasure to support activities of Al Qasba in 2010 and we are honoured to have contributed to the success of one of the main icons in the UAE. As a UAE national company, we will continue to support the activities which contribute to the UAE’s culture and heritage. We wish Al Qasba continued success in the new year.
The event, which started at 8 pm, included a welcome speech by Al Sarkal, a video on Al Qasba’s 2010 events, a live music performance and the awarding ceremony. – TradeArabia News Service