The Arab Brand Behind the Stunning Jewels at Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

The Arab Brand Behind the Stunning Jewels at Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

  Okay so, Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show took over Shanghai (and our hearts) this week and we honestly cannot wait until we are able to watch the whole thing on TV on November 29.     In the meantime, however, we’re just going to obsess over the pictures on Instagram, Bella Hadid slaying *whispers* without her […]

Swiss-Emirati Company to Design a $2 Million Bra for Victoria’s Secret

Swiss-Emirati Company to Design a $2 Million Bra for Victoria’s Secret

The Internet has gone crazy over one of the world’s most expensive bras (yup, there are actually more expensive ones). Naturally, we’ve put our Nancy Drew outfit on to find out more, and stumbled upon Mouawad.   If you happen to not know anything about Mouawad, let us enlighten you. It is a privately held […]

This Swiss Artist’s Stunning Illustrations of Lebanon Is All the Art You Need Today

This Swiss Artist’s Stunning Illustrations of Lebanon Is All the Art You Need Today

  Swiss graphic designer and illustrator Sraina Noetzli is fond of the beautiful city and people of Beirut. Her visits to the Middle East’s Paris inspired her to start “Beirut Contrasts,” a breathtaking series of illustrations that perfectly capture the city’s magic.     “I had been in Beirut several times and was always fascinated by this […]

UAE Warns Its Citizens About the Niqab Ban in Switzerland

UAE Warns Its Citizens About the Niqab Ban in Switzerland

  The UAE Mission in Geneva has been tweeting advice that starts with the hashtag “Dear Emirati traveler,” about the new niqab ban and also other advice related to travel safety, being a good image for the country and theft.   عزيزي #المسافر_الإماراتي نود التنويه أنه في حال عدم التقيد بقانون حظر النقاب في إقليم تشينوفإنه سيتم […]

Switzerland Is Fining Kids for Refusing to Shake Their Teachers’ Hands

Switzerland Is Fining Kids for Refusing to Shake Their Teachers’ Hands

By Mahmoud Aziz

  Unwilling to touch the opposite sex, two Muslim Syrian pupils in a Swiss school were told that they MUST shake the hands of their female teachers after they said touching females was against their beliefs. However, authorities in Switzerland have reversed the school’s decision, saying that religious belief are not an excuse for refusing […]

The Best Authentic Eats in Cairo

The Best Authentic Eats in Cairo

Cairo is a city where you can’t take a step in any direction without stumbling upon a restaurant. Admittedly, though, you will have to take more than a thousand steps to find a standout restaurant that offers authentic cuisine. Sick of the usual, we decided to go around our city to find some authentic bites […]

Berence Genève: Top-Notch Quality Swiss Brand Lands in the Middle East

Berence Genève: Top-Notch Quality Swiss Brand Lands in the Middle East

  Tell us about yourself, your background and how you got into the fashion world?   We are both Egyptians who grew up in Switzerland, which allowed us to have close access to the European fashion industry. I was in charge of marketing for a high quality cosmetic brand and Adham worked for many years with […]