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CIB, NBE and Ahli United Are Among Egypt’s Top Banks in 2017

CIB, NBE and Ahli United Are Among Egypt’s Top Banks in 2017

  If you are still wondering which bank to trust with your life savings, we’ve got the best in Egypt for you. The results of Business News‘s seventh edition of the Bank Performance Indicators in Egypt in 2017 were just announced, and we have our winners.   The National Bank of Egypt (NBE) had the highest […]

Dubai Super Sale Was So Intense That 3 Dubai Malls Had to Close Their Entrances

Dubai Super Sale Was So Intense That 3 Dubai Malls Had to Close Their Entrances

  We get it. Big  discounts, offers and sales get to the best of us; they truly do. We forget who we are as people sometimes, especially when it involves an 80% discount on a microwave you will never need because you already have a perfect one at home. It happened in Egypt, Saudi Arabia […]

Donald Trump Doing a Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia Is the Cringiest Thing You’ll Watch Today

Donald Trump Doing a Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia Is the Cringiest Thing You’ll Watch Today

  Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia commenced this weekend, and the US President is already causing chatter — mainly because of his dance moves.   Trump and his secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, attempted to get their groove on with Saudi saber bearers during a traditional welcoming sword dance, seemingly celebrating the multibillion arms […]

We Have Found the Perfect Place in Cairo to Celebrate Ramadan 2017

We Have Found the Perfect Place in Cairo to Celebrate Ramadan 2017

  Ramadan is almost upon us, and we couldn’t be happier. We’ve been waiting all year long for this month, this wonderful holy month. Why, you say? For most of us, Ramadan is a chance to reconnect with our family and friends, but more importantly, with ourselves.       Almost everything in Ramadan is […]

Donald Trump Arrives in Saudi Arabia on First Overseas Visit of Presidency

Donald Trump Arrives in Saudi Arabia on First Overseas Visit of Presidency

  US President, Donald Trump, has touched down in Saudi Arabia on Saturday morning as he sought to escape, if just briefly, the scandals and the chaos that have engulfed his administration back home.   Stepping off Air Force One in 38 degrees Celsius heat with his wife Melania, Mr Trump and his entourage received […]

I Went to a Pole Fitness Class for the First Time and I Liked It

I Went to a Pole Fitness Class for the First Time and I Liked It

by Alaa Fares

  Pole fitness first broke onto the exercise scene a few years ago and now it’s back on our radars, this time focusing on building serious upper body and core strength, co-ordination and flexibility along of course, with learning some sexy moves and a few laughs.   I never thought I’d be a person who likes pole-anything, […]

17 Reasons You Should Drop Everything and Travel to Tripoli Right Now

17 Reasons You Should Drop Everything and Travel to Tripoli Right Now

By Souad Lazkani

BIG news for you! You can buy now the #livelovetripoli bracelets from Tripoli! It's in Tartousi store in souk el nahasin next to the roundabout. Get your bracelet and send us a photo on #livelovetripoli for chance to win a special gift from #liveloveteam . A post shared by Live Love Tripoli (@livelove_tripoli) on Mar […]

Am I the Only Know Who Noticed Lipton’s New Black and White Packs?

Am I the Only Know Who Noticed Lipton’s New Black and White Packs?

by Hanna El-Zoghby

  Okay so, I was doing my normal every other day grocery shopping  — I was actually just looking for some ripe avocados to make for an Instagrammable breakfast — when I bumped into something quite weird.   It was Lipton. Yes, the very same tea giants. You might ask me what exactly was weird […]

Rotaract Puts a Healthy Twist on Ramadan’s Charitable Spirit

Rotaract Puts a Healthy Twist on Ramadan’s Charitable Spirit

Rotaract Cairo Royal – a service club for young professionals aged 18 to 30 – will be putting together bags containing Ramadan’s basic food necessities. The bags will be given to less fortunate families and individuals around Egypt.   Although Rotaract Cairo Royal have been doing this for eight consecutive Ramadan seasons, this year is […]

Saudi Arabia Offers Massive Reward for Reporting Illegal Expats

Saudi Arabia Offers Massive Reward for Reporting Illegal Expats

  Security authorities in Saudi Arabia have just announced that they’re offering a reward to anyone who reports residency or labor violations involving expats.   It has been reported by Jamaan Bin Ahmad Al Ghamidi, consultant to public security, that the reward could reach up to 50,000 Saudi riyals.   Al Ghamidi also added that there would […]