Ousso: The Region’s Leading Musical Icon Talks Amr Diab, Satanism and the Independent Music Scene

Ousso: The Region’s Leading Musical Icon Talks Amr Diab, Satanism and the Independent Music Scene

We here at Scoop Empire are starting #AScoopOfSuccess, a series of interviews with successful Arabs that are kicking ass and making names on a regional, as well as international level in different fields. And since I’m really passionate about music, I thought it would be best to start with one of the region’s most leading […]

Spanish Legend Carles Puyol Promotes Tourism in Egypt

Spanish Legend Carles Puyol Promotes Tourism in Egypt

By Mahmoud Aziz

  Spain’s former legendary defender Carles Puyol is currently on a visit to Egypt to promote tourism. Escorted by Al Ahram Beverages’ team on a tour to the Pyramids with his model girlfriend Vanessa Lorenzo. The 38-year-old veteran also visited the as-yet-unopened Grand Egyptian Museum on Friday.     The former European and world champion […]

Why Every Arab Should Visit Barcelona at Least Once in Your Lifetime

Why Every Arab Should Visit Barcelona at Least Once in Your Lifetime

  I had the opportunity to travel to Barcelona recently and before I begin with my journey, I’d like to shout out to all my Chicano friends back in California because I wouldn’t have understood any single word without you guys constantly insulting me in Spanish. Aside from that, Mexican-Spanish and Spanish-Spanish are like two […]

How Google Apps Have Changed The Way You Travel FOREVER!

How Google Apps Have Changed The Way You Travel FOREVER!

Traveling to a foreign country where you barely speak the language and are completely unaware of all the hidden gems it has to offer has become the norm. Yes, you saw some beautiful pictures on your friend’s Instagram, automatically put it on your #bucketlist and they gave you a couple tips, but hey, the rest […]

El Row on the Road in Cairo

El Row on the Road in Cairo

  El Row is coming back to Cairo on Friday, May 8, and if the first time around was any indication, it’s going to be an unmissable, euphoric night. The sensational Spanish party series mashes up spectacle, music, color and happiness – a recipe for elated vibes that they’ve taken on the road to various […]

Top 9 Countries Where Arabs Emigrate

Top 9 Countries Where Arabs Emigrate

As more and more of the Arab world’s young adults and college graduates venture off into the first world, we decided to dissect exactly where and why Arab immigrants are bound to go. According to Jean-Christophe Dumont’s research with the UN Secretariat, here’s what we found:     1. France   A startling 48.1% of […]

Hijab Styles Around The World

Hijab Styles Around The World

Guest Post By Hana Shalash

Diversity is what makes the world so fascinating. Knowing that in every country in the world, people are different makes it all the more gripping. This difference is noticed in clothes, culture, music, traditions and many more aspects. But, I’ve decided to focus on one difference that many might have not noticed, the difference of […]

#100DaysofMyDubai – Day 12: Blame It on the Bossa Nova, Sangrias, Tapas and El Cante Flamenco

#100DaysofMyDubai – Day 12: Blame It on the Bossa Nova, Sangrias, Tapas and El Cante Flamenco

There comes a specific moment where you are desperately craving a live performance. Cairo Jazz Club in Egypt used to feed me during such cravings. A humble, simple, small almost sometimes suffocating bar that had a corner stage with daily live performances. And although Dubai has a vibrant nightlife with a variety of clubs and […]

The World Stands With Palestine

The World Stands With Palestine

Since many governments have remained silent about Israel’s ongoing siege on Gaza, people from all over the world  decided to take it into their own hands (literally). The latest, simplest way of showing their support  has been by writing “I stand with Palestine” on the same hand holding their passport and sharing it on social […]

16 Epic Moments from the World Cup Group Stage

16 Epic Moments from the World Cup Group Stage

1. The Flying Dutchman   2. The Champions’ Defeat   3. Japanese Being Japanese   4. The first real use of goal line technology   5. Ochoa was for sure watching this as a kid…   6. Rooney scores his first goal after three World Cups   7. Costa Rica qualifies for the Knockout Round […]