The members of the Executive Committee attend a virtual meeting.
golf today, Personnel Reporter
The Executive Committee of the Arab Chess Federation thanked the UAE Chess Federation for its continued support during its virtual meeting led by Sheikh Saud Bin Abdulaziz Al Mualla, President of the Arab Chess Federation.
Also present at the meeting were First Deputy Sami Khader Saffarini from Jordan, Second Deputy Mustafa Amzal from Morocco, and members Ibrahim Ezz El-Din Jalloul from Algeria, Dhafer Abdel-Amir Mazloum from Iraq, and Fayez Al Shamri from Kuwait, Al Shazly Al Rahmani from Tunisia, Khaled Ezz Al Din from Palestine, Hussein Al Shamsi, Secretary-General of the Arab Union, and Raja’i Noman Al-Sousi, Deputy Secretary-General.
The Executive Committee expressed its thanks and appreciation to the President and Secretary General of the Arab Chess Federation for their support and organization of chess events, especially for the years 2018 and 2019; and for completing the programs of activities for the years 2020 and 2021 by conducting them remotely, providing training for coaches and referees, monitoring the activities and meetings of the International Federation and their support to all Arab federations, both financial and technical assistance.
The Executive Committee also expressed its thanks and appreciation to the UAE Chess Federation for the ideal organization of the Arab Championship for Men and Women to be held in December 2021.
65 players from 19 Arab countries, a record number of Arab entries, took part in the match attended by Arkady Dvorkovich, President of the International Chess Federation FIDE, his deputy and staff of the International Chess Federation for the opening and closing ceremonies of the tournament.
The UAE Chess also hosted the meeting of the heads of the Arab chess federations with the FIDE president.
The Executive Committee expressed regret at the absence of Saudi Arabian representatives at the meeting. The committee.
They hoped that the Saudi delegation and players would participate in the upcoming championships, which will lead to the development of the Kingdom’s chess in the future.
In order to ensure the successful organization of the Arab Championship for the age groups of 14, 16, 18 and 20 years in Baghdad from March 8 to 18, 2022, the president of the Arab Chess Federation announced the support.
He also offered to sponsor three additional players for each Arab country, with an additional player and two male players to encourage an increase in the number of players.
Participating countries and an increase in the number of Arab players will participate in the tournament, which will be held in Iraq after sports activities return.
The Executive Committee also approved the procedures for organizing the elections for the Executive Committee of the Arab Chess Federation.
The names of the candidates for the elections were approved in accordance with the status of the Arab Chess Federation, and it was decided to distribute them among all Arab federations and to appoint a representative of the General Secretariat of the Federation of Arab Sports Federations. invite to attend the meeting. General Assembly meeting.
The meeting will take place on February 14.
It was also decided to work to honor the Arab players who have won the continental and international championships in an initiative to encourage the Arab players in a way that supports the development and advancement of the game in the Arab world.