Emirates to Loan iPads to Passengers on US Flights After Ban on Electronic Devices

Emirates to Loan iPads to Passengers on US Flights After Ban on Electronic Devices

  Following Trump’s administration electronic ban, passengers (especially parents that are accompanied by their children) have been extremely annoyed with the whole ordeal. The ban stated that eight Middle Eastern and North African countries have been banned from carrying electronic devices are that larger than mobiles on planes.   Emirates Airlines have been trying to show […]

China Bans Veils and Long Beards in an Attempt to Stop Muslim Extremists

China Bans Veils and Long Beards in an Attempt to Stop Muslim Extremists

  China has banned long beards and wearing veils in a clampdown on what they claim is religious extremism in the Western province of Xinjiang. The ban, which will be in action starting Saturday, also includes abnormal beards (sorry hipsters), names, and extremist signs.     The ban is extremely problematic since Xinjiang is home to […]

Dubai Claims That Brazilian Meat Is Safe to Consume

Dubai Claims That Brazilian Meat Is Safe to Consume

  A week ago, we reported that Brazilian meat has been banned in Egypt, as well as from a lot of other countries. But in Dubai, the situation appears to be quite different.   Dubai Municipality stated on Thursday that the ban on Brazilian meat does not prohibit all entry of all poultry from Brazil. […]

Consumer Protection Agency Prevents Uber Egypt Campaign Mocking Mothers-in-Law

Consumer Protection Agency Prevents Uber Egypt Campaign Mocking Mothers-in-Law

  Via Cherine Rachad ElQuesny   Two weeks ago, Uber found itself recieving quite the backlash after someone posted on Facebook a photo of their latest billboard. The campaign was clearly trying to clarify how Uber can get you out of driving around family and friends, yet Egyptians did not like that Uber targeted mothers-in-laws […]

VIDEO: Emirates’ Response to US Electronics Ban Is So Sassy We Love It

VIDEO: Emirates’ Response to US Electronics Ban Is So Sassy We Love It

Emirates: Then and Now. We took off to the skies with three aircraft in 1985. Today we have 256 all wide-body aircraft in our fleet, making us the world’s largest operator of @Airbus A380 and @Boeing 777 aircraft. A post shared by Emirates (@emirates) on Mar 19, 2017 at 8:05am PDT   Following the US’ […]

Find out Why Kuwait Banned ‘The Beauty and the Beast’

Find out Why Kuwait Banned ‘The Beauty and the Beast’

  The live-action remake of the classic “Beauty and the Beast” broke box-office records. According to BBC, it had the biggest weekend opening for any PG film, with an opening weekend revenue of $350m around the world. That, however, didn’t stop the movie from causing some controversy.     The movie also made huge earnings […]

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. […]

European Court of Justice: Companies CAN Ban Women for Wearing Hijab

European Court of Justice: Companies CAN Ban Women for Wearing Hijab

  Two women were fired from their jobs in France and Belgium for wearing headscarves. The case was brought to the European Court of Justice (EU’s version of the ICJ) and the court’s decision was a huge surprise for everyone, especially Muslim women.   The court ruled that it is within the rights of the […]

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Urges World Leaders to Speak out Against Trump’s Muslim Ban

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Urges World Leaders to Speak out Against Trump’s Muslim Ban

London’s Mayor, Sadiq Khan, has informed all senior diplomats that the international community must show “moral leadership” by speaking out against Donald Trump’s Muslim ban.     Khan will urge global leaders to condemn the US President’s “cruel, prejudiced and counterproductive” policy as he hosts the largest ever gathering of ambassadors and dignitaries at City Hall.   […]

16 US Tech and Business Leaders Who Would’ve Been Denied Entry by Trump’s #MuslimBan

16 US Tech and Business Leaders Who Would’ve Been Denied Entry by Trump’s #MuslimBan

Silicon Valley is up in arms following news of US President Donald Trump’s 90-day ban of immigrants and travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries as well as a 120-day ban of all refugees.   As a powerhouse of the global economy, the US is a top recipient of every other country’s brain drain. This means it […]