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OCA President meets Pope Francis
24.11.2013

Rome, Italy: His Excellency Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah has met some powerful and influential world leaders in sport, business, economics and politics d…

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Words of wisdom from German football legend
21.11.2013

Kuwait: German football legend Lothar Matthaus has advised the future generation of footballers that only dedication and hard work can lead to success.

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OCA President inspires university students
21.11.2013

Kuwait: The Olympic Council of Asia hosted the Olympic and Sports Education Seminar for more than 100 students from the American University of Kuwait (AUK)…

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Press Release: IOC appoints two new directors
21.11.2013

Lausanne, Switzerland: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that it has appointed Ms Lindsay Glassco as International Cooperation and …

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President Bach completes East Asian tour in Seoul
21.11.2013

Seoul, Korea: IOC President Thomas Bach completed his four-city Asian tour on Thursday, meeting with Republic of Korea President Park G…


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Final Declaration: IOC Women and Sport Forum for Africa and Asia
21.11.2013

Kuwait: The first Afro-Asian Women and Sport Forum taking place in Kuwait and jointly organised by the IOC, OCA and ANOCA came to a clo…


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Asian Games fever returns to Guangzhou
21.11.2013

Guangzhou, China: The 2014 Incheon Asian Games Organising Committee (IAGOC) held the last of the 2014 Asian Games PR roadshows in Guang…


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Honour in Iran for Dr Abdolhamid Ahmadi
21.11.2013

Tehran, Iran: The President of Iran’s Sports Journalists Association (ISJA) and AIPS Asia Secretary General, Dr Abdolhamid Ahmadi, has …


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Developing women’s sport in Bahrain and GCC
20.11.2013

Kuwait: Bahrain Olympic Committee member and BOC Women’s Sport Committee Chairwoman Shaikha Hayat bint Abdulaziz Al Khalifa gives her views on the issues t…

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Sheikh Ahmad’s address closes IOC Women and Sport Forum
20.11.2013

Kuwait: ANOC and OCA President HE Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah  addressed the importance of gender equality and fairness in sport during his closing…

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