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 […]

Why Arabs Need to Rethink How They View Engineers and Doctors

Why Arabs Need to Rethink How They View Engineers and Doctors

This article doesn’t aim to argue that those who study Art-based subjects are somehow more unique than who study Science-based subjects.   Rather, it aims at highlighting something which is often ignored by most articles. Namely, the fact that there is a masculinization of the sciences, and a feminization of the arts that seems to […]

Your Gruesome Guide to Walking Like an Egyptian Woman

Your Gruesome Guide to Walking Like an Egyptian Woman

I was enjoying an evening with my friends, when the topic of exploring or going to Khan El Khalili was casually brought up by one of my girlfriends. The discussion progressed on and on about all the silver accessories we wanted to buy, and how gorgeous the place would be if we were to go […]

It’s Time We Talk About Zara Men’s Collection That Most Egyptian Men Won’t Wear

It’s Time We Talk About Zara Men’s Collection That Most Egyptian Men Won’t Wear

I am all for men taking fashion risks. I find it liberating and refreshing to see Egyptian men unleashing their inner Hadia Ghaleb, unless, SUPER skinny jeans are involved. I even risked being insulted by the whole country to defend an Egyptian fashion designer who chose an unexpected look on a red carpet. We are […]

Why People Should Stop Claiming That “Dubai Is Fake”

Why People Should Stop Claiming That “Dubai Is Fake”

As the Middle East’s first urban destination, we here at Scoop Empire write a lot about the region’s hottest spots; mainly Dubai. Nearly every week, something interesting is happening in the emirate. From introducing driverless buses to the tallest observation wheel in the world, robot cops and more; it has everything.   Via Ajman Business Setup   Which leads […]

The International Dwarf Fashion Show Is Coming to the Middle East for the First Time

The International Dwarf Fashion Show Is Coming to the Middle East for the First Time

  One of the best things about fashion is that it has the power to make everyone feel empowered — regardless of their color, religion, body type or even height.   Which is why it fills our heart with joy to announce that The International Dwarf Fashion Show is hitting Dubai on May 20. The show is […]

Meet the Halal Tinder: Sila Match

Meet the Halal Tinder: Sila Match

Arabs love to get on every single trend there is, and personalize it to suit their needs. Sila Match, a new Android application, has just released a YouTube advertisement to commemorate the launch of this app.     As made clear by the advertisement, the app markets itself as – we kid you not – […]

‘Laa Totfe2 El Shams’ Is Set to Become Ramadan 2017’s Biggest Hit

‘Laa Totfe2 El Shams’ Is Set to Become Ramadan 2017’s Biggest Hit

Every year, Egypt’s top producers and directors come together and give viewers over 30 mosalsals (series) that cater to every taste in drama out there.   While everyone thought Nelly Karim would have another successful year, scriptwriter Tamer Habib and director Mohamed Shaker Khodeir’s mosalsal, Grand Hotel — an Arabic adaptation of the Spanish series Gran Hotel — ruled Ramadan 2016. […]

These Egyptian Students Actually Managed to Get Cairokee to Throw a Private Concert for Them

These Egyptian Students Actually Managed to Get Cairokee to Throw a Private Concert for Them

  Victory College Alexandria students made a nearly-impossible bet with IN by Vodafone, and they actually won.   During their graduation ceremony — which rapper Zap Tharwat hosted — the students begged Vodafone to have a private concert thrown for all the students by their favorite band. Their favorite band was none other than Cairokee.     The […]

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP Slayed the Runway at Sydney Fashion Week

Australia’s First Female Muslim MP Slayed the Runway at Sydney Fashion Week

  Australian luxury label for women, Thomas Puttick, has been driven by its vision for a more positive future of fashion, and when it took over Sydney Fashion Week on Monday, it was no surprise that diversity was the theme of the show.     Instead of hiring models for their show, they decided to show […]