Mashrou’ Leila, Al Morabba3 and Sharmoofers to Perform at Egypt’s Music Park Festival

Mashrou’ Leila, Al Morabba3 and Sharmoofers to Perform at Egypt’s Music Park Festival

by Nadine Arab

After the creators of London Sound broke the Internet with their brand new Music Park festival. Its first installment, C-Town, is expected to be on fire next week.     C-Town is set to take place at Cairo Festival City on Friday 22. The lineup is undeniably one of a kind, featuring Al Morabba3 all […]

Why Do Egypt’s H&M Employees Think It’s Okay to Not Give Us Our Change?

Why Do Egypt’s H&M Employees Think It’s Okay to Not Give Us Our Change?

  We’ve been suffering from an economic crisis in Egypt this past year. Not a single store or product hasn’t increased their prices by at least the double. Even everyone’s favorite retail store, H&M, that once used to be affordable is now ridiculously expensive. Add to that, the fact that employees simply assume you don’t want your […]

Dubai’s Newest Apple Store Might Have the Best View Ever

Dubai’s Newest Apple Store Might Have the Best View Ever

  Apple’s third store in the UAE will not be your ordinary Apple store. It’s unique on so many levels, mostly because of its main theme; “Creativity. Connected.” The theme will focus on linking Apple’s technical expertise with the creative community of Dubai – from startups, local app developers and independent art galleries, to boutiques, […]

Everything You Need to Know About Dubai’s Meydan One Mall

Everything You Need to Know About Dubai’s Meydan One Mall

  Malls aren’t that much of a big deal, to be honest. So what if a new mall is going to open in Dubai? Well, this one is going to stand out. The designs for Meydan One Mall have just been released, and oh my, they look glorious.     Something quite tells us it’s […]

This Abu Dhabi Mall Has Introduced a Female-Only Parking Lot That’s All Pink

This Abu Dhabi Mall Has Introduced a Female-Only Parking Lot That’s All Pink

  Parking spaces have been added to the list of ladies-only perks in the UAE because #girlpower. Al Wadha Mall in Abu Dhabi has introduced 80 pink parking bays for female shoppers.   “Reserved parking spaces for women shoppers encourages them to visit the mall more often and eases out their woes to look out for […]

Getting Around The Dubai Mall Just Got a Whole Lot Easier

Getting Around The Dubai Mall Just Got a Whole Lot Easier

If the thought of walking around the world’s largest shopping mall makes you really, really tired, The Dubai Mall has come up with a solution. A really good one.     They’ve introduced electric cars to help people move around the ground floor of the shopping center. It’s a wonderful option for those with kids or […]

Q&A: Maram Moussa, Egypt’s Only Female Mall Director

Q&A: Maram Moussa, Egypt’s Only Female Mall Director

  In an industry dominated by men, it’s great to see Maram Moussa, the only female Mall Director in Egypt, taking the helm of the country’s biggest shopping mall, Mall of Arabia (a MARAKEZ property) and leading it to great success. We interviewed Moussa to learn more about her strategies and management style.     […]

11 Types of People You See in Dubai Malls

11 Types of People You See in Dubai Malls

By Monaliza Wahba

All of us go to the mall for some reason. We all know that the joy of shopping is truly indescribable. Some of us believe that no matter what your sorrows or burdens are, retail therapy works magic. The colorful clothes, the beautiful jewelry, the pretty shoes, the fancy gadgets — there’s something for everyone to […]

Travel Back in Time and Win Massive Prizes at Citystars Shopping Festival

Travel Back in Time and Win Massive Prizes at Citystars Shopping Festival

The country’s biggest shopping mall, Citystars, is celebrating its 10th birthday by throwing the biggest shopping party Egypt has ever seen. The celebrations have begun and are continuing until May. What to expect? Well, let’s just say Citystars will take you back to “el zaman el gameel” of shopping, which means three things: promotion, decorations and, of course, entertainment. […]

10 Things We Want to Do at Cairo Festival City Mall this November

10 Things We Want to Do at Cairo Festival City Mall this November

Cairo’s newest mall, Cairo Festival City, is one of our favorite destinations in the city, with an ample menu of shopping, dining and entertainment options. Here are some of the coolest things we want to do at CFCM this month:     1. Win a prize!     Try our luck with the Wheel of […]