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Al Marmoum Camel Festival Races Opened

Wednesday, 26 August 2009
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August 26:

Dubai, August 27: Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council and, Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation, opened the second edition of the Dh4 million Al Marmoum Ramadan Camel Festival on Tuesday.

They watched the races held at the Al Marmoum racetrack in the outskirts of Dubai. Due to overwhelming participation and the turnout of spectators, Shaikh Hamdan ordered to include an additional round on the first day of the races. The prizes for winners have been doubled this year.

---WAM

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