Members of the Chinese delegation walk into the Du Arena on the Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Oct. 14, 2017. The WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017, the world championships of vocational skills, opened in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, with the participation of 1,300 competitors from around the world. (Xinhua/Sun Xingwei)
ABU DHABI, Oct. 14 (Xinhua) -- WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017, the world championships of vocational skills, has officially opened in the capital of the UAE.
During the event this year, 1,300 competitors from the world will compete to be the best in their chosen skills. There will be competitions in 51 different skills ranging from floristry to bricklaying, aircraft maintenance to mobile robotics. Full story