Celebrate International Coffee Day (for a Week) in Dubai with Free Coffee

Celebrate International Coffee Day (for a Week) in Dubai with Free Coffee

Fast food giants McDonald’s is celebrating International Coffee Day with seven days of free morning coffee, starting September 30. Just walk into any McDonald’s store in Dubai from 6 am until 10 am, and pick up a cup of freshly roasted coffee, made from 100% Arabica beans, for free — obviously.     The chain […]

Calvin Harris, Pink and Mumford & Sons to Headline Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017

Calvin Harris, Pink and Mumford & Sons to Headline Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017

Some questions are eternal: why am I always hungry? Who is that Taylor Swift song about? Who is entertaining the crowds on the massive Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend?     Well, it has just been announced that rockstar Pink, DJ Calvin Harris and folk band Mumford & Sons are performing at the du Arena […]

This UAE Initiative Is Helping Kids Overcome Their Fears of Reading Aloud with Dogs

This UAE Initiative Is Helping Kids Overcome Their Fears of Reading Aloud with Dogs

by Fadila Khaled

  Therapy dogs have been emotional supporters of humans since the beginning of time, but in modern days they’re used in hospitals, elder care facilities, prisons, and schools.   Dubai is launching a new program – Reading Dogs UAE – by the Animal Agency this October. The new initiative is aiming to help Dubai’s youngest […]

These ’90s Pop Legends Are Coming to Dubai This November

These ’90s Pop Legends Are Coming to Dubai This November

  Okay so, you and me can now ride on a star, if you stay with me girl, we can rule the world. For real though, we can all rule the world on November 30 in Dubai because ’90s British pop band, Take That, are coming!   The pop legends — that now include Gary […]

Dubai Announces the World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Power Project

Dubai Announces the World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Power Project

by Nadine Arab

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum has announced yesterday the Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project. The project, worth AED 14.2 billion, is said to be the largest project of its kind in the world, with a capacity of 700MW of clean energy.   […]

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 […]

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 – […]

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 […]

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 […]

Call Us Maybe Because Carly Rae Jepsen Is Coming to the Middle East

Call Us Maybe Because Carly Rae Jepsen Is Coming to the Middle East

  We really, really, really, really, really like Carly Rae Jepsen, which is why we were over the moon when we found out that she has been added to the Fiesta De Los Muertos lineup.   The “Call Me Maybe” singer is going to join Nick Jonas, Stormzy, Gorillaz, Massari and much more on October […]