Sunday, November 25, 2012

Heartfelt Condolences

On behalf of the Division D team and the entire Toastmaster community, we give our heartfelt condolences to TM Nasser Al Gheilani, New Tracks Toastmasters, on the passing of his cousin. We pray to the Almighty to rest his soul in his Heavenly Kingdom, and give strength and patience to Nasser and his Family

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Let Us Talk: Rejoicing the Gift of Toastmasters Together

Alex & Clita Crasta are husband and wife toastmasters. Seeing them together serving with conviction and zeal makes you feel the harmony toastmasters as a catalyst of personal growth introduces in one’s life. Both of these love birds flit like a butterfly all over the clubs with their servant leadership spirits. 

Visit Let us Talk as Division PRO TM Saleh al Khamyasi quizzes the couple on their experience as Toastmasters.

Visit Let us Talk to read the interview

Monday, November 19, 2012

Heartfelt Condolences

On behalf of the Division D team and the entire Toastmaster community, we give our heartfelt condolences to TM Mohammed Ashfaq, President, VP Membership SBAG Toastmasters, on the passing of his step-mother. We pray to the Almighty to rest her soul in his Heavenly Kingdom, and give strength and patience to Mohammed and his Family.

Heartfelt Condolences

On behalf of the Division D team and the entire Toastmaster community, we give our heartfelt condolences to TM Nahil Hilal, President, MB Petroleum Toastmasters, on the passing of three of his relatives. We pray to the Almighty to rest their souls in his Heavenly Kingdom, and give strength and patience to Nahil and his Family.

Khimji Toastmasters Newsletter: KTMusings Vol.1 Issue.2

The Taste of Achievements

Dear Proactive Leaders,
Please join me in congratulating DTM Abdullah Ali Almahdi of Al Qurain Club No 5344 Area 29, Division G for earning his DTM title November 14, 2012 for the third time!!!  =D> applause=D> applause=D> applause
On another note, the following are LGET Awards which require completion  by December 31, 2012:
The "Club DRP Award" The Club should earn 6/10 DCP points -Recipients:  Club and members
The "Club Fast Tracked Communicator Award" The Club would have uploaded 4 CCs with TMI by December 31, 2012 -Recipients: CC title Holders
I can't wait to know who are the clubs and the CC title holders who will receive the above LGET Awards!!!
Leaders, please pass this on to the Club Excom.
Best regards,
Maria Victoria Ferrer, DTM, MDC
Lt Governor for Education and Training
District 20

Toastmasters International
Professional Trainer/ Consultant

Sunday, November 18, 2012

42nd National Day Greetings

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Happy Diwali

Monday, November 5, 2012

Tall Tale the Battle of Versatile Imagination

Tales have been a captivating tool for keeping the audience attentive and interested ever since time immemorial.
SAB stands for Sweet and Beautiful but the President of SAB toastmasters TM Sabiha Salar insists that it is innovative too. She is waving at you and expecting you to book this Wednesday to treat yourself with a showcase of talents where the contestants’ versatile imagination will sweep you of your feet and will put before you a cuisine of rip tickling laughter.
Date:  7th of November
Venue:  at the Saud Bahwan Regency,
Time:  at 6.45 PM.
Let us all be there to cheer up these daring, creative and utterly humorous champions. Do not forget to invite a friend they will thank you for it.

District Governor's Video Message - November 2012

A message to the leaders, members and friends of the District 20 Toastmasters.... covering Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Jordan and Lebanon.

Saud Bahwan Toastmasters Presents Mega Debate Session

Saud Bahwan Toastmasters are conducting a 'Mega Debate Session' on the coming Tuesday, 6th November 2012
Four teams( each consisting of 4 members) will participate in this exclusive debate session. 

Area 65 Governor TM Robin Anand, Former Area  65 Governor TM Manoj Ranade, Seasoned Toastmasters
TM Subratesh Chakravarthy and TM Dhanraj Kamdhar will be captioning the 4 teams.

The session will be a very informative entertainer. This 262nd session of 
Saud Bahwan Toastmasters is all set to be marked as a Mega event.

Time    : 6.00pm onwards
Date    : 6th November, Tuesday.
Venue : ALC, Wattayah, Behind Toyota Showroom

Saturday, November 3, 2012

Let Us Talk: DTAC 2013: Serving You with Love & Affection

DTM Nagabhushan Balaji, the DTAC Chair, 2013 is a man on fire. He is loudly crying all roads lead to Dubai, come see me burn with passion to serve you and showcase a memorable DTAC 2013in Dubai. His passion, zeal and inspiring spirit make the people around him vibrate with enthusiasm and focused on reaching the finish line with flying colours. TM Saleh al Khamyasi has once again travelled across the border to compile this gripping interview with DTM Balaji.
DTM Nagabhushan Balaji

Exploring the Fabulous World of Words

Dear Area Governors,

Division D Education & Training team is pleased to announce its next Education Program.

 Exploring the Fabulous World of Words

English has probably the richest and most expanding vocabulary of any language and thus, vocabulary acquisition can be a challenging task for the learner. However, it is a task we cannot ignore. A sound vocabulary helps us to communicate with authority and confidence.

This presentation-cum-workshop explores the various exciting dimensions of getting to know words. The objective it to motivate the participants to realize that learning can be a joyful experience. A
few useful strategies and techniques to master new words and enrich vocabulary will be presented with plenty of examples,that should appeal to TMs of any professional background.


The session will be conducted by DTM Dr. RAJAN PHILIPS, who is a Senior ESL Lecturer at International College of Engineering & Management.


Dr. Rajan is Ph.D. in English (Washington International University, Pennsylvania) and M.A. (English) from Mysore University, India

Event Logistics                         

Time : 2 hours  (3 PM to 5 PM) 
Date : 9th November 2012 , Friday 
Venue : NTI , AL Khwair 
Contribution : 1 Rials 

Please pass on this message to all clubs.  

Nominations to be sent to undersigned at or SMS at #9933 5418. 
Please send full name of participant, club name, GSM Number and if possible email id. 

Limited 40 seats and nominations on first cum first serve basis.

Looking forward to a great session. 

Gurbinder S Punn, DTM 
ADG - E&T (2012-13)

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