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Dubai to Establish the World’s First Collective Endowment Park

Dubai to Establish the World’s First Collective Endowment Park

by Farah Andil

The city of Dubai, which is renowned for incorporating innovation into its economic, commercial and cultural goals, is now blending this sentiment into charity!   Dubai is currently working on establishing the first collective-endowment park in the world – the Endowment Park project which will be established by Dubai Municipality and Mohammed bin Rashid Global […]

Everything You Need to Know About Abu Dhabi’s Yas Arena

Everything You Need to Know About Abu Dhabi’s Yas Arena

The plans and designs for Yas Arena have just been released and it looks like it’s going to be huge! Yas Island, which already features Ferrari World, Yas Mall, and the Yas Island Formula 1 Circuit will welcome the new development.     The multipurpose venue has 18,000 capacity indoor and it will be capable of […]

Waslet Kheir Is Here to Change the Way We Experience Ramadan

Waslet Kheir Is Here to Change the Way We Experience Ramadan

Ramadan is the time of the year when many of the more fortunate Egyptians feel the need to give back to society. That desire manifests itself in different ways, including setting up ma2edat rahmans (iftar tables), donating to charity organizations and much more.     Established in 2005, Waslet Kheir NGO is known for the […]

Why The Nile Co. Isn’t Just Your Typical Tile Master?

Why The Nile Co. Isn’t Just Your Typical Tile Master?

  No matter where you look or turn in Egypt, you are probably going to make eye contact with a building, street, or even hotel that is at the very least more than two centuries old.     This hunt for history is not merely a hunt for something old, ancient, and forgotten. It is […]

This Young Egyptian Entrepreneur Is Shaping the Future of Tutoring in Egypt

This Young Egyptian Entrepreneur Is Shaping the Future of Tutoring in Egypt

  Education in Egypt has been somewhat of a constant disappointment, but one Egyptian entrepreneur is planning to do something about it by revolutionizing the future of tutoring and online education.   Salma Rizk created Professor X, a website that allows students who need last minute help to be tutored by other student. Think Uber, but with […]

This New Campaign Will Encourage You to Live Life to the Fullest

This New Campaign Will Encourage You to Live Life to the Fullest

  Over the course of our social media adventures, while we were avoiding all the work we’re supposed to be doing, we noticed something kind of…amazing. For their latest campaign, the aptly-named Juhayna Pure aims to promote, well, a pure lifestyle.     You’re probably wondering what that means? Juhayna Pure are encouraging everyone to […]

Egyptian Team Leader Wins International Prestigious ‘ELITE’ Award

Egyptian Team Leader Wins International Prestigious ‘ELITE’ Award

  Young Egyptians have been proving lately that they’re quite the title hunters in the international arena; not only as sportsmen but also as employees and team leaders.   Ahmed Haggag, a team leader at the Nile Ritz-Carlton, is a live evidence that supports this claim. It has been announced that Haggag has won the […]

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 […]

Queen Rania Joins Forces with Google to Launch Arabic Online Learning Platform

Queen Rania Joins Forces with Google to Launch Arabic Online Learning Platform

  The Queen Rania Foundation, founded by Her Majesty in 2013, has been aiming at creating massive changes in the educational system in the Arab world. The foundation has been working on identifying gaps and opportunities for developing new educational programs and helping millions have access to quality education.     Queen Rania just announced that […]

The Opus: Everything You Need to Know About Zaha Hadid’s Iconic Dubai Project

The Opus: Everything You Need to Know About Zaha Hadid’s Iconic Dubai Project

  After almost a decade in development, The Opus Omniyat is finally taking shape in Dubai. Designed by late legendary architect Dame Zaha Hadid, the mixed-use project is rapidly approaching completion, and it looks out of this world.     It will have 56,000 square feet of office space, a rooftop bar, and a nightclub […]