Owned and bred by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani, the three-years-old gedling BIG FIVE (Frankel x Louvain) landed a second victory in the Prix Poggio Ricco (Classe 2), at Compiegne, France on Friday, 9 October. This staying type gelding sat in last position during the race. When asked to accelerate by Pierre-Charles Boudot in the final 100m, he pulled easily clear to hammer home an impressive three and half-length victory in front…"Impressive BIG FIVE remains unbeaten for H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani"
Sao Paulo, Roberto Firmino scored twice and Marquinhos and Philippe Coutinho also got goals as Brazil hammered Bolivia 5-0 in their opening World Cup qualifier in Sao Paulo on Friday. Brazil had never lost a World Cup qualifier at home, a run that stood at 54 matches going into Friday’s game, and they never looked in danger of losing that record, Reuters reported. Marquinhos put the home side 1-0 up with a header…"Brazil score five against Bolivia in World Cup win"
HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani sent a written message to HE President of the Republic of Panama Laurentino Cortizo, pertaining to the bilateral relations and ways of promoting and developing them. The message was handed over by HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Panama Saad bin Mubarak Al Nuaimi, during his meeting with HE Panamanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Alejandro Ferrer. Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs"HH the Amir Sends Written Message to President of Panama"
HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met on Saturday with a delegation of members of the US Congress, who is visiting the country. During the meeting, they reviewed the bilateral cooperation relations between the two countries, in addition to issues of common interest. Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs"Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Meets US Congress Members Delegation"
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to Fijian President Jioji Konrote, on the occasion of his country’s National Day. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also sent similar messages to President Konrote and…"UAE leaders congratulate Fijian President on National Day"
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan sent a cable of congratulations to Yoweri Museveni, President of Uganda, on the occasion of his country’s Independence Day anniversary. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, sent similar cables of greetings to President…"UAE leaders congratulate Ugandan President on ‘Independence Day’"