7 Books You Absolutely Need to Bring to the Beach This Summer

7 Books You Absolutely Need to Bring to the Beach This Summer

by Rana Awadalla

If sitting under an umbrella in the sun and catching up on the list of bestsellers is on your to do list then this list is for you. In planning to spend time soaking up sun rays at the beach this summer in Egypt’s North Coast, Jordan’s Dead Sea or Lebanon’s Bonita Bay, you should […]

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 […]

A 12-Step Program for Decaffeinating Your Soul Before Ramadan

A 12-Step Program for Decaffeinating Your Soul Before Ramadan

  Ramadan is in less than 48 hours! For avid coffee abusers, that basically means six more drinks. Scary as hell, I know! For the past five years, the last week before Ramadan has been one major panic attack about withdrawal symptoms. Coffee is life. Coffee is our generation’s oxygen. Coffee touches your soul. Coffee […]

The Best and Worst Foods to Eat for Sohour

The Best and Worst Foods to Eat for Sohour

Now that we’ve all come to the realization that Ramadan is in a few days, some of us might be concerned about the first day’s hunger and thirst. However, there are some foods that will guarantee energy release and hydration throughout the day.   Here are some sohour ingredients that will be your best friends […]

80% of Egyptian Women Do Not Reach Sexual Orgasm

80% of Egyptian Women Do Not Reach Sexual Orgasm

According to Youm7, Dr. Hesham Abdel Hamid – the Primary Speaker on behalf of Egypt’s Forensic Medicine Department – has just affirmed that somewhere between 70 – 80% of all Egyptian women do not reach sexual orgasm due to female genital mutilation (FGM).   Abdel Hamid further added that the fact that FGM is a […]

Did You Know That Ismaila Is Home to a Beautiful Forest?

Did You Know That Ismaila Is Home to a Beautiful Forest?

by Lina El Menshawy

  For those of you who were lucky to travel abroad, you’ve probably bumped into forests on your worldly travels, but how many of you actually knew about the hidden forest in the heart of Egypt? Being constantly on the lookout for lesser-explored locations around our beloved country, when I came across this piece of […]

Kiteloop Releases Statement After Being Completely Demolished by Authorities

Kiteloop Releases Statement After Being Completely Demolished by Authorities

  One thing Egypt has been suffering from for the past few years is the almost non-existent tourism. Our top touristic cities that used to get fully-booked all year round have now turned into ghost towns.     It was a shock to everyone to hear that the authorities have completely demolished Kiteloop camp in Ras […]

Egyptian Influencer Aya Mostafa Almost Arrested at Cairo Airport

Egyptian Influencer Aya Mostafa Almost Arrested at Cairo Airport

  Do you know that beautiful, beautiful feeling that you have when you’re on a trip abroad, flying away from Cairo and forgetting about its chaos and sticky weather…only to find yourself back at the airport because you’re being slapped in the face with reality? Well, Egyptian influencer and funny lady, Aya Mostafa, is just […]

Egyptians Might Face Jail Time When Choosing Foreign Names for Newborns

Egyptians Might Face Jail Time When Choosing Foreign Names for Newborns

  May God have mercy on us all! Because nothing makes sense in Egypt and we should never ever be happy, someone just had to make us more unhappy by robbing us another simple joy of life. Parliament member and representative of the governorate of Kafr El Sheikh, Bedir Abdul Aziz, is currently working on presenting a law […]

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 […]