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Ghalia Group becomes chief patron of T10 Cricket League

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The Management have announced partnership with the as the new promoter and chief patron of the ICC League that was held in from November 21 to December 2.

is a UAE based conglomerate with ventures in and gas, aviation, and financial and it will continue to associate itself with such strategic initiatives.

The Ghalia Group's and director expressed his pleasure over the association.

"We are delighted to support the ICC League, supported by the Emirates Board, and share the same vision as the promoters of the T10 League," he said in a statement.

"As a UAE home-grown business, we feel privileged to partake in such an international tournament where we would mutually benefit from the as we foray into the aviation business in and at the same time contribute to development of and other areas in UAE," he added.

"With our latest acquisition of and Air Odisha, looks forward to focus on downstream trading activities with primary focus on and energy, aviation and We will continue to extend our support to initiatives like ICC which do provide us with the perfect platform to reach out to our consumers."

Ghalia Group includes Ghalia Petrol, a Sharjah-based and gas company. They have recently invested in the Indian aviation industry by acquiring two regional airlines, and and is also setting up an ambitious $2 billion aerocity in

Ghalia Group plans to invest $10 million as well as restructure the two Indian companies, following its recent acquisition of the two airlines to consolidate its position as

Proudly welcoming Ghalia Group as the Main Promoter of the T10 League, Shaji Ul Mulk, T10 League, said: "The UAE's private sector organisations have been showing strong support to the -- a major sporting asset -- which will go a long way in further popularising the ten-over cricket format. I am pleased to welcome Ghalia Group to the "

"Ghalia Group, which is on a massive expansion drive including their ambitious plans for the aviation business in will continue to support promising initiatives like that help not just to promote but also add value to the imagery and brand value of the Ghalia Group."



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First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 19:04 IST