VIDEO: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Pilots Inspection Flights Himself

VIDEO: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Pilots Inspection Flights Himself

A video posted on Instagram contained footage of his Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, conducting an inspection flight over Abu Dhabi.   This is not the first time that Sheikh Mohamed takes to the sky to conduct such an […]

Saudi Arabia to Lift Ban on Internet Calls

Saudi Arabia to Lift Ban on Internet Calls

VoIP (Voiceover Internet Protocol) services in the Middle East, are often a touchy topic. Indeed, some countries often possess laws that make the status/legality of such services a very murky and unclear territory.     One Middle Eastern country that has specifically become infamous for its fights with Internet messaging and calling applications/services is Saudi […]

What Every Arab Needs to Know About the Job Market’s Future

What Every Arab Needs to Know About the Job Market’s Future

With news everyday coming from Middle Eastern countries -namely the UAE – and international cities – like Dubai- discussing the implementation of new AI technologies, one has to wonder what the job market will look like for human capital in cities that have taken to digitizing everything and anything.     A new report – […]

I Wear My Hijab with Understanding and Pride, and So Should You

I Wear My Hijab with Understanding and Pride, and So Should You

by Marwa Khalifa

This piece of cloth I wear every single day on my head is what defines me, it is what tells others who I am and what my beliefs are. The hijab is about modernity and modesty. I was really scared, scared of not being able to commit to it. I was scared because I travel a […]

How Dahab Became Egypt’s Most Pet-Friendly Town

How Dahab Became Egypt’s Most Pet-Friendly Town

by Nadine Arab

Unfortunately, Egypt is not the world’s most pet-friendly destination. In fact, stumbling upon stray animals is not a surprising phenomenon whatsoever. Moreover, pet owners’ often struggle to find pet-friendly places where they could hang out.     Despite all of that, more people are trying to change that nowadays. We now have animal shelters; like […]

5 of the Best Middle Eastern Online Grocery Brands

5 of the Best Middle Eastern Online Grocery Brands

by Victoria Greene

Depending on where in the world you live, finding ingredients for some of the Middle East’s most mouthwatering recipes can be tricky. In a zone fraught with conflict, the region’s delicious cuisine is perhaps one of its most unifying factors.     So if you’re planning a traditional recipe away from home, where do you […]

How to Fix Your Life And Stop Thinking You’re A Louse: A Study Based on Translated Directions From Your Favorite Author

How to Fix Your Life And Stop Thinking You’re A Louse: A Study Based on Translated Directions From Your Favorite Author

by Mostafa El Hakim

What should one do when one finds oneself stuck in life? Should you take a step back to reassess your place in this modern world we live in? Should you have a mental breakdown that culminates in a hot bath with a bath bomb fizzing in between your escaped sobs? Or should you just adapt […]

This Shakshuka Recipe Is So Easy, It’s Perfect for Weekend Mornings

This Shakshuka Recipe Is So Easy, It’s Perfect for Weekend Mornings

by Manal Kewan

Whenever I say the word shakshuka, people — often khawagas (foreigners) — give me a funny look, like I’ve sneezed or something. If you happen to be one of those people, I’ll briefly explain what it actually is because that’s the kind of person my mama would be proud of.     Shakshuka is a […]

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 […]

10 Healthy Recipes That Actually Look and Taste Great

10 Healthy Recipes That Actually Look and Taste Great

With summer just around the corner and the need to look good in our swim suits creeping up on us, we’ve become the sad humans on diets. But hey, nobody said healthy food couldn’t be just as exquisite. We bet these recipes will make you drool!     Start your mornings right with Mushroom and […]