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Dubai Announces the World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Power Project

Dubai Announces the World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Power Project

by Nadine Arab

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum has announced yesterday the Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project. The project, worth AED 14.2 billion, is said to be the largest project of its kind in the world, with a capacity of 700MW of clean energy.   […]

What Every Arab Needs to Know About the Job Market’s Future

What Every Arab Needs to Know About the Job Market’s Future

With news everyday coming from Middle Eastern countries -namely the UAE – and international cities – like Dubai- discussing the implementation of new AI technologies, one has to wonder what the job market will look like for human capital in cities that have taken to digitizing everything and anything.     A new report – […]

5 of the Best Middle Eastern Online Grocery Brands

5 of the Best Middle Eastern Online Grocery Brands

by Victoria Greene

Depending on where in the world you live, finding ingredients for some of the Middle East’s most mouthwatering recipes can be tricky. In a zone fraught with conflict, the region’s delicious cuisine is perhaps one of its most unifying factors.     So if you’re planning a traditional recipe away from home, where do you […]

Meet the Couple Who Won an International Award for Their Maadi Architectural Design

Meet the Couple Who Won an International Award for Their Maadi Architectural Design

  Egypt’s market is anything but mundane or modest. The world of architecture has been witnessing a rise, with designers from all over the country winning international awards. Two young architects who are definitely leaving a different mark in a vast sea of designers are Ahmed Fayad and Malak Rashad.   Co-founders of F&R Partnership […]

District 2020: Dubai to Announce Mega Project at Cityscape

District 2020: Dubai to Announce Mega Project at Cityscape

  The National just reported that Dubai will unveil the legacy development of the Expo 2020 at Cityscape Global this week — exciting, right?   They’ll be showcasing the mega project that will ultimately become a contributor to Dubai’s long-term economic growth, once the global business event in the emirate concludes.   District 2020 will include 65,000 […]

This Event Is the Stuff of Every Egyptian Job Hunter’s Dreams

This Event Is the Stuff of Every Egyptian Job Hunter’s Dreams

  If you’re a fresh graduate on a job hunt; have previous experience in IT, Engineering or even business; fluent in English or any other European language, this is your chance to be part of Dell EMC; one of the largest multinationals in the IT sector.   Dell EMC Egypt Center of Excellence (COE) started […]

Dubai Launches Its First Integrated Artificial Intelligence Service Center

Dubai Launches Its First Integrated Artificial Intelligence Service Center

There is always some news of novel technological implementations, coming out of Dubai and the UAE. Indeed, the UAE has been seeking to ease the lives of its inhabitants, and its diverse population members.   The latest iteration of such implementations are Dubai-based government service centers, that use Artificial Intelligence technology and the Middle East’s […]

We Sat Down with Swvl and Talked Transportation, Vision, and Their Million Dollar Deal

We Sat Down with Swvl and Talked Transportation, Vision, and Their Million Dollar Deal

With public transportation being the problem that it is, Egyptians have either turned to services that offer them forms of private transportation, or they have just bought cars. This former option has become increasingly popular, given the popularity of the internet, and the consequent development of applications that support private forms of transportation: namely Uber […]

The Newton-Mosharafa Fund Is a True Investment in Egypt’s Future

The Newton-Mosharafa Fund Is a True Investment in Egypt’s Future

Education is a topic that is on the mind of many individuals. This is no surprise, however, considering that having the appropriate education, can truly gear any individual towards a more successful, prosperous, and promising future. Moreover, the right education is inseparable from the praxis of research; it is through research that students learn to […]

Flyadeal: Everything You Need to Know About Saudi Arabia’s New Budget Carrier

Flyadeal: Everything You Need to Know About Saudi Arabia’s New Budget Carrier

Last Thursday, Saudi Arabia’s new budget carrier Flyadeal said in a statement that it will start flying next month!   Flyadeal is a subsidiary of the state-owned Saudi Arabian Airlines corporation.     As the kingdom seeks to expand air services to boost tourism in a radical overhaul of its oil-dependent economy; Flyadeal will operate a fleet of […]