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Club Med Michès Playa Esmeralda is Now Open, Offering Travelers All-Inclusive and Personalized Luxury in an Unspoiled Caribbean Destination

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 11:43pm

Club Med Michs Playa Esmeralda is Club Med's first full Exclusive Collection resort to open in the Americas, joining a selection of the brand's most exclusive properties around the world.

Key Points: 
  • Club Med Michs Playa Esmeralda is Club Med's first full Exclusive Collection resort to open in the Americas, joining a selection of the brand's most exclusive properties around the world.
  • Other Exclusive Collection resorts in Club Med's portfolio include: Club Med Cefal in Sicily, Italy; Club Med Finolhu Villas in the Maldives; Club Med Valmorel Chalets in the French Alps; and Club Med Albion in Mauritius.
  • Club Med Michs Playa Esmeralda acts as the catalyst for Club Med's new environment-friendly positioning.
  • For an inside look at Club Med, follow Club Med on Facebook , Twitter , Instagram and YouTube .

Rosewood Doha And Rosewood Residences Doha To Open In Lusail City In Qatar In 2022

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 8:24pm

HONG KONG, Nov. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosewood Hotels & Resorts opens the next chapter of its Middle East expansion with its appointment to manage Rosewood Doha and Rosewood Residences Doha, opening in Lusail City in 2022.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Nov. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosewood Hotels & Resorts opens the next chapter of its Middle East expansion with its appointment to manage Rosewood Doha and Rosewood Residences Doha, opening in Lusail City in 2022.
  • The design concept of the Rosewood hotel and branded residences is based on underwater forms, specifically the local coral formations.
  • Housed in two striking towers, Rosewood Doha and Rosewood Residences Doha will consist of an ultra-luxury hotel with 185 exquisite guestrooms and sumptuous suites, 173 serviced apartments for longer-term stays and 300 residences available for purchase.
  • "Rosewood Doha and Rosewood Residences Doha will create a new and differentiated benchmark for ultra-luxury hospitality in the region," says Sonia Cheng, chief executive officer, Rosewood Hotel Group.

2019 WISE Prize for Education Presented to Larry Rosenstock, Founder of High Tech High, United States

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 1:02pm

DOHA, Qatar, Nov.20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The prestigious WISE Prize for Education has been presented to Mr. Larry Rosenstock, CEO and Founding Principal of High Tech High, a network of American public charter schools in San Diego, California.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Nov.20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The prestigious WISE Prize for Education has been presented to Mr. Larry Rosenstock, CEO and Founding Principal of High Tech High, a network of American public charter schools in San Diego, California.
  • The WISE Prize for Education is the first distinction of its kind to acknowledge an individual for an outstanding contribution to education.
  • In receiving it, Mr. Rosenstock is recognized for his lifelong dedication to rethinking K-12 learning and tackling inequality through education.
  • I hope the prize will allow us to share the work of High Tech High students and teachers even more widely.

2019 WISE Prize for Education Presented to Larry Rosenstock, Founder of High Tech High, United States

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 12:59pm

DOHA, Qatar, Nov.20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The prestigious WISE Prize for Education has been presented to Mr. Larry Rosenstock, CEO and Founding Principal of High Tech High, a network of American public charter schools in San Diego, California.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Nov.20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The prestigious WISE Prize for Education has been presented to Mr. Larry Rosenstock, CEO and Founding Principal of High Tech High, a network of American public charter schools in San Diego, California.
  • The WISE Prize for Education is the first distinction of its kind to acknowledge an individual for an outstanding contribution to education.
  • In receiving it, Mr. Rosenstock is recognized for his lifelong dedication to rethinking K-12 learning and tackling inequality through education.
  • I hope the prize will allow us to share the work of High Tech High students and teachers even more widely.

Youssef El Azouzi Emerges Victorious in Stars of Science Season 11 Grand Final

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 6:30am

DOHA, Qatar, Nov. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After months spent building, testing, and developing innovative technology, Youssef El Azouzi was announced the Arab world's top innovator in the Grand Final of Stars of Science Season 11.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Nov. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After months spent building, testing, and developing innovative technology, Youssef El Azouzi was announced the Arab world's top innovator in the Grand Final of Stars of Science Season 11.
  • His invention aims to help congestive heart failure patients around the world by ensuring efficient blood flow through the heart.
  • I can wholeheartedly say this is just the beginning," said Youssef, winner of Stars of Science Season 11.
  • I would like to give a special thanks to them and also to Stars of Science because they believed in me and have changed my life!"

Youssef El Azouzi Emerges Victorious in Stars of Science Season 11 Grand Final

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 6:30am

DOHA, Qatar, Nov. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After months spent building, testing, and developing innovative technology, Youssef El Azouzi was announced the Arab world's top innovator in the Grand Final of Stars of Science Season 11.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Nov. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After months spent building, testing, and developing innovative technology, Youssef El Azouzi was announced the Arab world's top innovator in the Grand Final of Stars of Science Season 11.
  • His invention aims to help congestive heart failure patients around the world by ensuring efficient blood flow through the heart.
  • I can wholeheartedly say this is just the beginning," said Youssef, winner of Stars of Science Season 11.
  • I would like to give a special thanks to them and also to Stars of Science because they believed in me and have changed my life!"

Top Global Athletes and Sports Personalities Awarded at ANOC Awards 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:00am

DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has announced the winners of the ANOC Awards 2019, honouring commitment to sport and outstanding athlete performances from five international multi-sport events.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has announced the winners of the ANOC Awards 2019, honouring commitment to sport and outstanding athlete performances from five international multi-sport events.
  • The sixth edition of the annual awards ceremony took place at the Katara Cultural Village during the XXIV ANOC General Assembly in Doha, Qatar.
  • Mr Julio Csar LA CRUZ, Cuba, Boxing (Male)
    The ANOC Awards was created in order to recognise the achievements of the NOCs and their athletes as well as distinguished members of the Olympic Family.
  • The awards presented each year vary depending on the sporting events that have taken place that year and are decided by the ANOC jury.

Top Global Athletes and Sports Personalities Awarded at ANOC Awards 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:00am

DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has announced the winners of the ANOC Awards 2019, honouring commitment to sport and outstanding athlete performances from five international multi-sport events.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has announced the winners of the ANOC Awards 2019, honouring commitment to sport and outstanding athlete performances from five international multi-sport events.
  • The sixth edition of the annual awards ceremony took place at the Katara Cultural Village during the XXIV ANOC General Assembly in Doha, Qatar.
  • Mr Julio Csar LA CRUZ, Cuba, Boxing (Male)
    The ANOC Awards was created in order to recognise the achievements of the NOCs and their athletes as well as distinguished members of the Olympic Family.
  • The awards presented each year vary depending on the sporting events that have taken place that year and are decided by the ANOC jury.

Season 11 of Stars of Science Presents Top Eight Innovators

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 6:00am

DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Foundation's edutainment reality TV show, Stars of Science, has chosen its top eight innovators through extensive auditions as the competition for the title of 'Top Arab Innovator' heats up.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Foundation's edutainment reality TV show, Stars of Science, has chosen its top eight innovators through extensive auditions as the competition for the title of 'Top Arab Innovator' heats up.
  • "This year's contestants have already shown us this kind of bravery, perseverance, and the star quality we have always been looking for."
  • Half of the top eight innovations for Season 11 are of a medical nature.
  • Medical student from Sudan Abdullah Alghaitabi plans to work on his Fertility Indicator Wristband that empowers women in family planning.

Season 11 of Stars of Science Presents Top Eight Innovators

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 6:00am

DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Foundation's edutainment reality TV show, Stars of Science, has chosen its top eight innovators through extensive auditions as the competition for the title of 'Top Arab Innovator' heats up.

Key Points: 
  • DOHA, Qatar, Oct. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Foundation's edutainment reality TV show, Stars of Science, has chosen its top eight innovators through extensive auditions as the competition for the title of 'Top Arab Innovator' heats up.
  • "This year's contestants have already shown us this kind of bravery, perseverance, and the star quality we have always been looking for."
  • Half of the top eight innovations for Season 11 are of a medical nature.
  • Medical student from Sudan Abdullah Alghaitabi plans to work on his Fertility Indicator Wristband that empowers women in family planning.