Foreigners at Copenhagen Airport Unexpectedly Start Singing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Baladi

Foreigners at Copenhagen Airport Unexpectedly Start Singing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Baladi

  You can complain all you want about the living situation in Egypt as much as you want, but when you’re on a plane, far away from your homeland, you feel nothing but utter homesickness. All you need is just a small reminder why Egypt is Om El Donya (mother of the world) and you’re bawling […]

US Bans 8 Muslim Countries from Carrying Large Electronic Devices on Flights

US Bans 8 Muslim Countries from Carrying Large Electronic Devices on Flights

  The Trump administration has decided to ban eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from carrying large electronic devices on planes. The ban only applies for any electronic devices that are bigger than a mobile phone, which will include laptops and tablets. Royal Jordanian, however, have confirmed that phones and medical equipment won’t be banned. […]

Cairo International Airport Introduces EGP 10 Rental Fee for Trolley and One Celebrity Isn’t Happy

Cairo International Airport Introduces EGP 10 Rental Fee for Trolley and One Celebrity Isn’t Happy

  Tourism has been doing well this month in Egypt. Celebrities from all over the world have been snapping photos next to our historical monuments. Honestly, it gave us all a sense of pride and hope in a better future for our country. Yet, it seems that one celebrity had something else to say about […]

Starting Today, Dubai Airports Will Ban ‘Irregularly Shaped’ Luggage

Starting Today, Dubai Airports Will Ban ‘Irregularly Shaped’ Luggage

  Starting today, Dubai airports will introduce a new baggage rule to help improve service and reduce the risk of mishandling of the baggage operation.     “Dubai International provides some of the most sophisticated baggage systems in the world,” Ali Angizeh, Vice President of Terminal Operations at Dubai International said. “However, even the most […]

Free Unlimited Wi-Fi to Be Available at All Dubai Airports

Free Unlimited Wi-Fi to Be Available at All Dubai Airports

  If you thought nothing in this world is better than food, you’re wrong, because you know what’s better than food? FREE INTERNET!   Dubai International and Dubai World Central know exactly that and have now given all their passengers the option to enjoy unlimited free high-speed Wi-Fi. Yes, you read that right. Free Internet […]

Dubai Airport Wins “Best Employer Brand” at LinkedIn Talent Awards

Dubai Airport Wins “Best Employer Brand” at LinkedIn Talent Awards

  Dubai Airports has been named the “Best Employer Brand” at the annual LinkedIn Talent Awards, celebrating the success of LinkedIn customers across the MENA region. The award ceremony took place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Jumeirah, where the Minister of State for Youth Affairs, Shamma Al Mazrui, was also present.   Held for the […]

Egypt’s Israeli Ambassador’s Finger Made It to the News

Egypt’s Israeli Ambassador’s Finger Made It to the News

I was sitting at work, scrolling down my Facebook feed when suddenly I read on Al Masry Al Youm that the Israeli Ambassador in Egypt got “shot” at the airport, which was written in Arabic: “2essabet el-Safeer el-Israeli,” for those of you who don’t speak/read Arabic, “2essabet” means both “the shooting of” or “the injury […]

Dubai International Airport Closes After Plane Crash-Lands

Dubai International Airport Closes After Plane Crash-Lands

By Leena ElDeeb

  Departure flights were postponed until further notice in Dubai International Airport  after Emirates Boeing 777, an aircraft from Emirates Airlines, arriving from Thiruvananthapuram in India faced some trouble during its landing process earlier this afternoon, at 12.45pm local time according to Dubai’s official Media Office.     The Guardian reports that the airport was closed to all […]

Free Access to Dubai Airport Using Your Emirati ID

Free Access to Dubai Airport Using Your Emirati ID

An announcement was made earlier by Major General Obaid Muhair Bin Suroor, Deputy Director General of the GDRFA, that citizens and residents of the UAE can enter Dubai airport’s electronic gates (E-gates) that allow people to enter the country simply by scanning their Emirates ID card – without needing to register and will be able to […]

Dolabk: The Ultimate Honeymoon Packing Guide for Arabs

Dolabk: The Ultimate Honeymoon Packing Guide for Arabs

  Summer is almost here and everyone is prepping for wedding season and honeymoons. Most brides and grooms get so stressed from planning the actual wedding that when it comes to packing for their honeymoons, they just can’t ever get prepared.   Well, I have prepared an A-to-Z packing list that’ll extinguish your honeymoon packing problems and buy […]