Mohammed Al Marri, Deputy Director of Community Services, Dubai Police and Saif Al Mansoori, Deputy Head - Group Marketing and Branding, Emirates NBD
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today its sponsorship of the forthcoming Dubai Police Ramadan Tournaments, to be held at the Dubai Police Club. This is the 19th consecutive year that Emirates NBD is sponsoring the tournaments, in which police officers from across the emirate participate each year.
“On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, we extend our gratitude to Dubai Police for their diligent work and significant contribution to our society,” said Saif Al Mansoori, Deputy Head - Group Marketing and Branding, Emirates NBD. “These annual tournaments provide an opportunity for the personnel of Dubai Police to come together in a recreational environment that compliments the spirit of the Holy Month. Through sponsoring this event, we honour the fifteen thousand men and women who serve our emirate every day, ensuring a safe and peaceful environment for our residents and visitors.”
A friendly competition that takes place among members of the police force, the Dubai Police Ramadan Tournaments are held every year in concurrence with the Holy Month of Ramadan. Officers from different districts/sectors/areas across the emirate of Dubai participate in various sporting activities. These include target shooting for high-ranking officials, snooker, bowling, squash, table tennis, tug-of-war, tennis, cross-country racing, tests of physical strength and this year for the first time, the introduction of Taekwondo.
“The Ramadan Tournaments have become a traditional fixture in the Dubai Police calendar and the entire force looks forward to their commencement each year,” said Major General Mohammed Al Marri, Deputy Director of Community Services, Dubai Police. “The event brings together members of the force in friendly competition in a variety of skilled sports and activities and further strengthens our spirit of teamwork.
“As a leading financial services provider in the country, Emirates NBD has supported this event continuously for the last 18 years. We are happy to welcome the bank once again as our event partner this year and look forward to further strengthening this partnership into the future.”