This UAE Minister Will Inspire You to Take Part in Dubai’s Fitness Challenge

This UAE Minister Will Inspire You to Take Part in Dubai’s Fitness Challenge

Earlier this month, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum started an initiative that aims to make Dubai one of the most active cities in the world. How, you say? By challenging its residents to take part in a 30-minute exercise every single day day, and ultimately, improving the long-term habits of people […]

Is Egypt’s Tourism Finally Getting Back on Track?

Is Egypt’s Tourism Finally Getting Back on Track?

  From Egyptians making it big in the Super Bowl of bodybuilding world to others basically beating world-renowned football players and more, we seem to be doing quite well recently — we totally did not just jinx this.   Well, believe it or not, more actual good news have just made its way into our […]

The First Woman on UNDP Social Impact Fund’s Advisory Board Is Egyptian

The First Woman on UNDP Social Impact Fund’s Advisory Board Is Egyptian

  Egypt’s Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, Sahar Nasr, has just been appointed as a member of the high-level Advisory Board of the United Nations Development Program’s Social Impact Fund.   Her Excellency’s appointment is not only huge because she’s the first woman in the board, but also because she’s the first Egyptian, as well as […]

Egypt’s Minister of Education: ‘No One Forced Parents to Enroll Kids in Expensive Schools’

Egypt’s Minister of Education: ‘No One Forced Parents to Enroll Kids in Expensive Schools’

  Every single parent in Egypt is suffering this year. Whether they chose a national or international school for their kids, fees have skyrocketed in the past few months. Everyone has been filing complaints against schools’ illogical and sudden changes. No one sees any kind of legal monitoring and it is extremely disturbing.   Now, we have […]

TEDx Talks Video of Newest Appointed Minister of Education Gives Us Hope in Egypt’s Future

TEDx Talks Video of Newest Appointed Minister of Education Gives Us Hope in Egypt’s Future

  Last Tuesday, the parliament approved a new cabinet reshuffle and nine new ministers were appointed. The most talked about minister so far is the Minister of Education, Tarek Shawki. The schooling system in Egypt has been going down the drain for years. From national curriculum that do not fit a 2017 child, to international schools […]

UAE’s Sheikh Mohammed Wants to Appoint a Minister Under 25 Years Old

UAE’s Sheikh Mohammed Wants to Appoint a Minister Under 25 Years Old

  In the first move of its kind in the UAE, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai and Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, tweeted on Wednesday that he is seeking university seniors or fresh graduates for a ministerial position to represent the youth. “Our young country […]

Q&A: Laila Iskander, Egypt’s New Minister of Urban Renewal and Informal Settlements

Q&A: Laila Iskander, Egypt’s New Minister of Urban Renewal and Informal Settlements

At AIESEC’s recent Egypt Youth to Business Conference, we got the chance to catch the dynamic Laila Iskander for a quick chat. A champion of the people’s right to a basic, dignified livelihood, Iskander has an award-winning background in development. After a cabinet reshuffle following Sisi’s ascension to the presidency (and her outspokenness against Egypt’s […]

Bikinis & Alcohol Welcome In Egypt

http://news.yahoo.com/booze-bikinis-welcome-egypt-says-tourism-minister-142855838.html Sherry El-KilanySome call her a workaholic, others call her driven, she calls herself a hustler. Some find her outgoing, others standoffish, she’s just a confused intro/extrovert. Spanning over 10 years in the event and marketing industry, Sherry began her career in Egypt’s burgeoning Sports Marketing industry, to quickly be recruited by the Middle East’s […]