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IIFA 2023 In Abu Dhabi In Feb: Salman Khan, Karan Johar, Kriti Sanon, and many more in attendance

Due to popular demand, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend & Awards will return to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, in February 2023, bringing together the best of the Indian film industry. The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) and Miral, Abu Dhabi’s top producer of immersive locations and experiences, will collaborate to host IIFA in 2023. The 22nd edition of IIFA returned this year to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, hosted by Salman Khan, Riteish Deshmukh, and Maniesh Paul, and featured performances by the best in the Indian film industry.

These three star-studded days left us in awe with packed theaters filled with fans from all over the world. Over 350 media representatives from 17 different nations attended the three-day awards weekend, and over 20,000 people packed the arena.

The 23rd edition of IIFA will once again be held in the world-class Etihad Arena, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi – the Middle East’s largest cutting-edge indoor entertainment facility – in February 2023, due to popular demand from stakeholders, fans, and media from around the world. With Salman Khan, Varun Dhawan, Karan Johar, Kriti Sanon, and many more expected to attend, the 2018 edition will be even more magical and entertaining.

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About IIFA 2023

For many years, India and Abu Dhabi have enjoyed significant cultural and business relations. Returning to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, IIFA Weekend & Awards will be a celebration of unity and optimism while fostering, fortifying, and forging even deeper ties. International dignitaries, international journalists, fans, and movie enthusiasts from all over the world will converge to IIFA 2023 for a major celebration of the best talent in Indian cinema. to give the destination a better chance to have a long-term impact on business, trade, and the film production industry.

Noreen Khan, Vice President of IIFA said, “IIFA this year was an amazing experience thanks to the wonderful partners Miral & DCT. Coming back after two years we really worked hard to deliver the very best of live entertainment again. The best part was the entire weekend delivered a positive experience to everyone who witnessed or experienced the event in any way. We have been inundated with unprecedented appreciation and comments of everyone truly have had a wonderful time this year in Abu Dhabi and so we are pleased and excited to bring it all back again but with much more magic to come next year”.

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In a world full of writers, I'll just be another one with an edge to be the best. I am a content writer by trade and part-time poet.
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