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With deepest sympathy, we announced the sad demise of beloved Father in Law of P. A. D. Pushpakumara who is working for N E Azzam & Partners, Dubai as Associates.
Funeral ceremony will be held on Saturday, 11th August 2013 at Meepe, Padukka.
Pushpakumara’s contact numbers
In Sri Lanka : + 94 11 2831069
In Dubai : 050 - 1746934
Clean the World Campaign
Please be informed you all that another successful event has been concluded for the year 2012 by SLQS with the help, support and great contribution of you all- "Clean the World" campaign organized by Dubai Municipality on 23rd November 2012, was amazing, you may not aware of that the area cleaned by SLQS was over 8 hectares! Once again it was proven that with the unity, nothing is impossible!
We SLQS-UAE extend our sincere gratitude and big thanks for all participants, their families specially for children and those who have supported us in numerous ways to conclude this event successfully. we believe that we have given a very important lesson to our children with a little joy and adventure.
2nd SLQS-UAE INDOOR CRICKET TOURNAMENT -2012
SLQS-UAE Trophy, inter-club indoor cricket tournament enjoyed unprecedented success this year concluded on Friday the 26th of October 2012 at Dubai Insportz courts at Al Quoz, Dubai. The event has become a permanent fixture in the local cricket calendar in the United Arab Emirates. This year tournament has come out with 16 teams to play in the round robbing format whilst last year 12 teams participated to the tournament. The whole day action packed colorful event was attended many cricket loving nationalities in United Arab Emirates.
A total of 16 teams divided into four groups and the top ranked team of each group played for the Trophy Championship while the runners-up and second runner-up of each group progressed to compete in the Plate and Cup championship categories respectively. Desert Cubs Cricket Academy, Hard Hitters, Rigga Boys, and Indian Quantity Surveyors fought for the Trophy in the semi-final whilst Kickers Cricket Club, Active Boys Cricket Club, Damac LLC, and Fun Boys Cricket Club played for the Shield in the semi-finals. For the Plate championship Singha Cricket Club, Nabi Azam Partners, Dubai Properties Group (Blue), and Faithful and Gould were selected.
Defending champion of the trophy Desert Cub Cricket Academy convincingly beat Rigga Boys Cricket Club to become the SLQS Trophy champion 2012 for the consecutive second year. Fifteen years old Kulith Rabel of Desert Cubs Cricket Academy adjudged as Player of the Trophy. Kickers Cricket Club were the winners of the Shield and Fun Boys Cricket Club were the Runner-Up. Nishanth Thuraisami of Kickers Cricket Club was adjudged as the Payer of the Shield. At the Plate completion, following close encounter Sinha Cricket Club beat Faithful and Gould and become the SLQS Indoor Cricket Plate winners. Sheik Azeem of Dubai Properties Group – Blue team adjudged as the player of the Plate considering his outstanding performance in the final rounds of the tournament.
The chief guest, Mr. Nabih E. Azzam, Chairman & CEO of NEA and Partners, distributed the trophies for the winners of the tournament. The winners of the 2nd Annual SLQS-UAE Indoor Cricket tournament were;
Sinha Cricket Club
Kickers Cricket Club
Desert Club Cricket Academy
Fiathful and Guold
Fun Boys Cricket Club
Rigqa Boys Cricket Club
Player of the Tournament
Sheik Azeem of Dubai Properties Group (Blue)
Nishanth Thuraisami of Kickers Cricket Club
Kulith Rabel of Desert Club Cricket Academy
Desert Cubs Cricket Academy – Winners of the Trophy
Riqga Boys Cricket Club – Runner-up of the Trophy
Kickers Cricket Club – Winners of the Shield
Fun Boys Cricket Club – Runner-ups of Shield
Sinha Cricket club- Winner of Plate
Faith and Gould - Runners-up of Plate
Player of the Trophy
Kulith Rabel of Desert Cubs Cricket Academy
Player of the Shield – Nishanth Thuraisami of Kickers cricket Club
Player of the Plate - Sheik Azeem Ahmed of Dubai Properties Group (Blue)
The organizers set the date for the next year tournament on 20th September 2013.
Participated teams for the SLQS Indoor Cricket Tournament 2012:
Indian Quantity Surveying Association
Hard Hitters Cricket Club
Mulberry Cricket Club
Dubai Properties (Blues)
Dubai Properties (Reds)
Old Boys of Olcott Schools – UAE
Active Boys Cricket Club
Nabih Azzam and Partners
The match draw for the whole tournament is as follows;
SLQS’s generosity at the MSN 2012 has given a new life
and a hope to a needy Sri Lankan
The SLQS-UAE, thank all quantity surveyors’ and family members for their generous contribution to “Ape Kattiya” musical group performed at the Midsummer Get-together 2012. Using part of your contribution of AED 3,000, the newly formed Sri Lankan Welfare Association (SLWA-UAE) has accomplished their first project.
A Sri Lankan expatriate, Mr. Sujith Kumara Perera had been hospitalized in the UAE since 2010. He was paralyzed and bedridden. His family in Sri Lanka is not been able to afford the cost of repatriation & dally care due to financial difficulties. With the help of your generous contribution, Valley of Love (an Indian charity organization) for their generosity and staff Nurse Ms. Olga Dayani for her voluntary service, SLWA-UAE has repatriated Mr. Sujith Kumara to Sri Lanka. Ms. Olga escorted Mr. Sujith to Sri Lanka and admitted him to Victoria home at Rajagiriya. Sri Lankan consulate had provided two business class air tickets for Ms. Olga and Mr. Sujith.
SLWA-UAE is a Sri Lankan expatriate group consisting of professional groups, associations, sports clubs, religious groups, old girls and boy’s alumina functioning in the UAE. The SLQS-UAE and “Ape Kattiya” musical band are also members of SLWA-UAE.