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Nomination for Asian Chess Federation Presidential Ticket

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Presidential ticket of Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifah Al Nahyan has been nominated for Asian Chess Federation elections by the deadline of 28th September 2022. Nominated in the Presidential ticket of Sheikh Sultan are Chennai Olympiad Chief Organizer Bharat Singh of India, Hisham Al Taher of the UAE, Thailand Chess Association President Sahapol Nakvanich and … Continue reading Nomination for Asian Chess Federation Presidential Ticket

Asian Juniors and Girls Chess Championships to play in Knights Templar

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Asian Juniors and Girls Chess Championships shall be held at the Knights Templar Hotel 17-26 November 2022 in Tagaytay City, Philippines. The brand new hotel will be the official accommodation and venue for the convenience of players. The National Chess Federation of the Philippines, under the auspices of the Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, … Continue reading Asian Juniors and Girls Chess Championships to play in Knights Templar

Record Participation in Asian Amateur Chess Championships in Oman

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

A record 197 players from 20 countries are competing in the Asian Amateur Chess Championship Open and Women’s 28 Sep – 06 Oct 2022 at the Sultan Qaboos Sport Complex in Muscat, Oman. Visit chess-results.com for round by round standings and results. In photo above and below, Muscat Mayor Ahmad Al-Homeidi makes the ceremonial moves at … Continue reading Record Participation in Asian Amateur Chess Championships in Oman

Professional Chess Association of the Philippines Awards

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) Chess Festival was held September 23-25, 2022 at the Estancia Mall of Ortigas & Company, at Meralco Avenue, Pasig City. This 3-day festival was held face-to-face, with various activities including chess lessons and exhibition matches with kids, awarding ceremonies for the just-concluded Wesley So Cup, and the … Continue reading Professional Chess Association of the Philippines Awards

Asian Chess Summit and Continental Assembly Set 26-29 December

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The Asian Chess Federation cordially invites Presidents/Delegates of National Chess Federations in Asia to the Asian Chess Summit, a chess family gathering from 26 th to 29th December 2022 in Al Ain, UAE. Resource speakers shall be invited to address the Symposium and Development Program. We invite national federations to give a presentation on their … Continue reading Asian Chess Summit and Continental Assembly Set 26-29 December

Visa Regulations for Asian Youth Chess Championship in Bali, Indonesia

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

For government regulations for international travelers to Indonesia, please visit How To Get Visa On Arrival in Indonesia? – Direktorat (imigrasi.go.id). Download Requirements to apply for an Indonesian visa  

Online FIDE Arbiters Seminar

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The 121st Internet-based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar is going to be organized from 7/10/2022 to 9/10/2022 by the Asian Chess Federation, under the auspices of FIDE. Visit fide.com 121st online FIDE Arbiters Seminar. The Lecturer will be IA/IO Abundo, Casto (PHI), FIDE Lecturer. Interested parties may email casto.abundo@gmail.com The language of the Seminar will be English. … Continue reading Online FIDE Arbiters Seminar

Join Asian Juniors and Girls Chess Championships in Tagaytay City, Philippines

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

The National Chess Federation of the Philippines, under the auspices of the Asian Chess Federation and FIDE, in cooperation with the Philippine Sports Commission and the City of Tagaytay, has the honor to invite all Asian National Chess Federations affiliated to FIDE to participate in the Asian Junior & Girls Chess Championships scheduled 17-26 November … Continue reading Join Asian Juniors and Girls Chess Championships in Tagaytay City, Philippines

Nika Juris Nicolas Wins Girls Under-11 National Youth and Schools Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

By Marlon Bernardino Nika Juris Nicolas, a 10 year old from Pasig City emerged as Champion in the Under 11 Girls division of the National Youth and Schools Chess Championships Grand Finals or NYSCC held September 17 – 21, 2022 at Dapitan City Cultural Complex in Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines. Visit chess-results.com for round by … Continue reading Nika Juris Nicolas Wins Girls Under-11 National Youth and Schools Championship

2022 Asia-Oceania University Chess Championship

- Abundo 01 Jan, 1970

Following the successful 2021 edition, 2022 Asia-Oceania University Chess Championship will be staged from 17-26 December 2022 online on Tornelo platform, in cooperation with the Asian Chess Federation and National University Sports Federation of Iran (IUSF). It is very happy and delighted to announce that we are ready for this event from the side of organization. Registration is Open … Continue reading 2022 Asia-Oceania University Chess Championship