Cancel All Your Plans, a Floating Bar Just Appeared in Dubai

Cancel All Your Plans, a Floating Bar Just Appeared in Dubai

Imagine kicking back, relaxing and drinking your favorite cocktail at your favorite beach bar? Well, you can do just that in Dubai — thanks to Barasti.   The restaurant and bar is bringing that amazing experience to all their customers, for one month only. The venue is inviting guests to experience their floating bar, right in […]

Lady Fozaza’s Iconic Blazers Are Back at The Dubai Mall for a Limited Time

Lady Fozaza’s Iconic Blazers Are Back at The Dubai Mall for a Limited Time

  Okay so, everyone’s favorite fashionista in the UAE Lady Fozaza — AKA Alanoud Badr — is finally back with her iconic blazers.   A post shared by Alanoud Badr (@fozaza) on Sep 13, 2017 at 11:46am PDT   Top department store Bloomingdale’s, located at The Dubai Mall, is going to have queen Fozaza herself […]

Ahlam Proves She Is Still THE Queen with This Jaw-Dropping Makeover

Ahlam Proves She Is Still THE Queen with This Jaw-Dropping Makeover

  We love queen Ahlam Alshamsi. She is the epitome of television entertainment and extravaganza. The Emirati singer is quite known for her lavish lifestyle, over-the-top jewelry and non-apologetic attitude. And while we’ve all come to love her as one of the four judges of Arab Idol, Ahlam just started a new journey on another […]

Dubai Airport Celebrates Emirati Women’s Day in the Best Way Possible

Dubai Airport Celebrates Emirati Women’s Day in the Best Way Possible

by Fadila El Karrany

Dubai Airport just released a video in honor of the 3rd annual Emirati Women’s Day. Needless to say, the future of ambitious Emirati women is looking bright.     The ‘Aspiring Women’s Program’ is a new career development program targeting Emirati women in administrative positions and the role of future women in the aviation field […]

15-Year-Old Emirati Student Just Launched Her Award-Winning Experiment into Space

15-Year-Old Emirati Student Just Launched Her Award-Winning Experiment into Space

Alia Al Mansoori, a 15-year-old student from the United Arab Emirates, has been declared the winner of the first UAE Genes in Space competition — which was held in the UAE in partnership with the UAE Space Agency, The National, and Boeing.   The competition was open to students across the country in grades 7-12, and […]

French-Tunisian eL Seed Is Literally Transforming Slums in Ajman

French-Tunisian eL Seed Is Literally Transforming Slums in Ajman

By: Abdulhameed Afifi

Meanwhile in Tunisia – Of my paternal grandfather, I have only a few memories of summers when we visited the El Sekiffa palm grove. I remember him as an old man, tired from sickness and lying on a mattress in a room. My brothers and I were only allowed to go in quietly and give […]

Meet the First Emirati Woman to Ever Graduate from Harvard Law School

Meet the First Emirati Woman to Ever Graduate from Harvard Law School

  Today is a good day for every Arab woman, Emiratis to be specific. Fatima Al Qubaisi, a 26-year-old student, just became the first Emirati woman to graduate from Harvard Law School. Al Qubaisi recently graduated with a master’s degree, and she plans on promoting pro-bono legal work in her country.   “It has been a tremendous […]

This 72-Year-Old Emirati Is All the Motivation You Need to Hit the Gym

This 72-Year-Old Emirati Is All the Motivation You Need to Hit the Gym

    Younis Noor, a former employee of UAE’s Ministry of Finance is now a regular sight at Gold’s Gym. The 72-year-old Emirati is setting major fitness goals for everyone. Like honestly, do you even remember the last time you went to the gym?   We here at Scoop Empire think he should be the […]

Here’s Why This Emirati Doll Brand Is Very, Very Important

Here’s Why This Emirati Doll Brand Is Very, Very Important

Selam El-MalkyHere's Why This Emirati Doll Brand Is Very, Very Important

Growing up in California, I was always the odd one out. I was too brown to blend in with the white kids, too Arab to bond with the Mexicans, and too white to hang out with the black kids. As far as I knew, mine was the only Yemeni family in all California– my house was […]

This Emirati Breakfast Recipe Is So Easy It’s Gonna Make Your Heart Sing

This Emirati Breakfast Recipe Is So Easy It’s Gonna Make Your Heart Sing

Aren’t you just tired of cereals? English breakfasts? Basically every kind of breakfast! Living in Dubai, we sometimes tend to forget that we’re actually in a country that belongs to the Emirati and forget to have their version of breakfast.     Yes, it may be not the easiest thing in the world, but not […]