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Mohamed Rashed


Mohamed is a political science graduate. He's half Egyptian/half Bahraini, born in Dubai. He's really passionate about travelling, philosophy, politics, and movies. He'd always choose to live in the Shire, study in Hogwarts, and die in Westeros

These 5 Sectors in the UAE Are Hiring in Huge Numbers

These 5 Sectors in the UAE Are Hiring in Huge Numbers

According to a recent survey by KPMG, more than half of UAE’s CEOs are planning to increase their staff in the next three years. It was reported that around 56% of the CEOs announced that they’ll expand the number of employees by 5%. The remaining CEOs, however, said that they would only recruit between 6%-10% […]

This Arab Country Has Been Named Best Country in the World to Live in for Expats

This Arab Country Has Been Named Best Country in the World to Live in for Expats

The World Economic Forum is an international organization for public-private cooperation. It was established in 1971 as a non-profit foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. The Forum strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global public interest while upholding the highest standards […]

Interpol Just Recognized Palestine as a Member Country

Interpol Just Recognized Palestine as a Member Country

“The State of Palestine and the Solomon Islands are now Interpol member countries,” an Interpol tweet read.   Palestine joined Interpol as a member state on Wednesday, a move opposed by Israel, in a vote at the international police organization’s general assembly in Beijing. The Israeli Foreign Ministry, which said earlier that Israel’s efforts to delay […]

Here’s How Political Figures Reacted to Saudi Women Being Able to Drive

Here’s How Political Figures Reacted to Saudi Women Being Able to Drive

King Salman bin Abdulaziz issued a royal decree that will allow Saudi women to drive. The decree has ordered that a ministerial body to be set up to give advice within 30 days, and that the order will be implemented by June 2018.     To celebrate Tuesday’s decree, several Saudi women posted images on social media […]

This New Partnership Between Etisalat and Coca-Cola Is Changing the Marketing Game

This New Partnership Between Etisalat and Coca-Cola Is Changing the Marketing Game

Two of Egypt’s most leading corporations, Coca-Cola and Etisalat, joined forces to present an innovative campaign with none other than El Ostoora, Mohamed Ramadan.     Thanks to this gigantic partnership, you can win actual minutes and megabytes from Etisalat by simply consuming your favorite drink, Coca-Cola — duuh! What’s utterly surprising is the fact […]

Celebrate International Coffee Day (for a Week) in Dubai with Free Coffee

Celebrate International Coffee Day (for a Week) in Dubai with Free Coffee

Fast food giants McDonald’s is celebrating International Coffee Day with seven days of free morning coffee, starting September 30. Just walk into any McDonald’s store in Dubai from 6 am until 10 am, and pick up a cup of freshly roasted coffee, made from 100% Arabica beans, for free — obviously.     The chain […]

Egyptian TV Presenter Actually Believes She Changed the Course of Hurricane Irma

Egyptian TV Presenter Actually Believes She Changed the Course of Hurricane Irma

This Egyptian TV presenter is, apparently, claiming that she is Storm from X-Men! I’m not quite sure where to start, but buckle up because your brain cells are in for a ride.     “A friend of mine called me to ask for help before Hurricane Irma hit as she lives in Florida. Thank God, […]

What Germany’s Election Results Mean for the Refugees

What Germany’s Election Results Mean for the Refugees

For the first time in 60 years, an overtly nationalist party sits in the Bundestag. The far-right, anti-immigration AfD made a historic breakthrough, winning 13.5% of the vote and projected 87 seats in the latest German elections.     The party’s performance marks a major shift in Germany’s postwar politics that is likely to produce […]

‘Shokah we Sekina’ Wins First Prize at Tayarah Short Film Workshop in GFF

‘Shokah we Sekina’ Wins First Prize at Tayarah Short Film Workshop in GFF

Tayarah’s short film workshop was held as part of El Gouna Film Festival’s CineGouna platform with the aim to support aspiring filmmakers. Earlier today, Tayarah’s jury panel announced the names of its winners.     The first place prize went to Shokah we Sekina’s (Knife and Fork) script by Adam Abdelghafar — it should be noted that […]

This Saudi Woman Just Joined Bella Hadid as a Face for TAG Heuer

This Saudi Woman Just Joined Bella Hadid as a Face for TAG Heuer

Arab men have been turning heads, kicking butts and making huge headlines in the international community, but it’s not just about the boys anymore, because Arab women are slaying it just as well — if not more.     Raha Moharrak, the first Saudi woman and the youngest Arab to conquer Mount Everest and the […]

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