Xavi: Talent is the next evolution of football – FIFA.com

Former Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez believes that enhancing the level of talent in football is the game’s future evolution. In a letter published by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (the body tasked with the delivery of infrastructure required for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™), the 38-year-old stated that further emphasis on the technical and tactical aspects of...

Xavi: Talent is the next evolution of football – FIFA.com

Former Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez believes that enhancing the level of talent in football is the game’s future evolution. In a letter published by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (the body tasked with the delivery of infrastructure required for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™), the 38-year-old stated that further emphasis on the technical and tactical aspects of...

Expo 2020 Dubai gathers leading experts for first in series of events focusing on health and safety – ZAWYA

ZAWYAExpo 2020 Dubai gathers leading experts for first in series of events focusing on health and safetyZAWYATony Aikenhead, Chief Infrastructure and Delivery Officer at Expo 2020 Dubai added: “This is about providing leadership and a collective commitment to ensure that the high standards we have set at Expo 2020 are achieved. We are working very closely …and more » Read more...

New $3.8bn Dubai community to add 6,500 homes

Majid Al Futtaim reveals details of Tilal Al Ghaf mega project Read more...

Rove hotel brand plans debut in Ras Al Khaimah

Emaar-backed midscale hospitality brand announces 450-room project to open on Al Marjan Island Read more...

Will Morocco’s homosexuality laws deny Africa a second World Cup? – Goal.com

The North African nation looked in pole position to host the 2026 World Cup, but its lack of full disclosure threatens to derail the bid COMMENT    By Solace Chukwu     Follow on Twitter Africa was ultimately made to wait 80 years to host a Fifa World Cup for the first time. It may have been held in South Africa, but it was very much a continental event—the buy-in, both emotional and cultural,...

Deals signed for $155m Oman water project

Salalah Independent Water Project will play key role in meeting Dhofar’s rising demand for water Read more...

Fifa’s fantastical diversions: stop fretting about Russia, start meddling with Qatar – The Guardian (blog)

Gianni Infantino with Vladimir Putin at December’s World Cup draw. The Fifa president and Russia’s president will have plenty more photo opportunities this summer. Photograph: Michael Regan/Fifa via Getty Images Two months out from a World Cup hosted by an aspirant rogue state, what is on the mind of deeply scrutable Fifa president Gianni Infantino? Is it the sense of gathering storm in international...

Ellington launches Belgravia Heights project in Jumeirah Village Circle

Brand View: JVC, one of Dubai’s most desirable residential locations, is among top five areas in Dubai for off-plan transactions Read more...

One&Only reveals Urban Resorts in One Za’abeel

The project boasts the world’s largest cantilever, known as The Linx and located 100 metres above the ground Read more...