5 Wedding Planners Tell Us Why Fayoum Is Their Top Wedding Destination

5 Wedding Planners Tell Us Why Fayoum Is Their Top Wedding Destination

A post shared by Byoum Al Fayoum (@byoumfayoum) on Jul 3, 2017 at 6:19am PDT   Getting engaged and planning a wedding is supposed to be the highlight of your life, right? Often times, though, the stress of planning your wedding can really spoil the excitement.   More and more couples – especially young ones […]

El Gouna to Host Women’s World Championship for Squash

El Gouna to Host Women’s World Championship for Squash

Squash fans and Egyptians in general have a reason to be freakin’ excited. The Women’s World Championship for Squash has decided to come to the land of the Pharaohs. Yes, Egypt. The event is going to take place in the oh-so Instagrammable El Gouna from 5th-14th April where the world’s top female squash players will go head […]

Forget About It, Let’s Just All Move To El Gouna

Forget About It, Let’s Just All Move To El Gouna

  We’ve said before that nothing compares to living by the sea, and it seems that more and more people are heading to El Gouna and appreciating the #beachlife. After its highly-anticipated launch in April, 2015, all of the units in El Gouna’s Joubal Lagoon were sold in a mere three weeks. Offering a coveted […]

Orascom Construction gets $1 Billion from Bill Gates

What do you get when you partner the U.S.’s richest man and one of Egypt’s richest businessmen together? Business bliss! Bill gates and several international investors have acquired a stake in OCI NV, an Egyptian construction and fertilizer company owned by Nassef Sawiris. The wholly-owned subsidiary of Orascom Construction has raised $2 Billion in commitments […]

Iraq is Where It's At for Orascom!

Orascom Construction has signed a a $363 million deal with Iraq’s electricity ministry, to build a gas power plant in Northern Iraq. The project is expected to finish after 21 months of intensive building and labor, the investment comes from increased demand to supply electricity to rural and urban areas in Norther iraq. If you […]