Jerusalem buzzes with renewed energy in the days before the start of Ramadan, Islam’s holy month, when the faithful abstain from eating and drinking during daylight hours. There’s the bustle to prepare the al-Aqsa Mosque, the 8th-century Muslim shrine in Jerusalem’s Old City, for the hundreds of thousands of Muslims […]
FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabian singer Rashed Al-Majed peforms during a concert in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, March 9, 2017. REUTERS/Faisal...
The second mosque in the United States led solely by women held its inaugural service in California on Friday, but...
CultureSummit 2017 Abu Dhabi concluded today following four days of rich and lively discussion with over 300 of the...
In the U.A.E., a new generation of highly-skilled manufacturing experts has emerged – and it’s women that are leading the way. Many have now entered historically male-dominated industries, such as: aero-structure manufacturing, engineering and oil and gas. And that’s because the empowerment of women is high on its agenda. The […]Read more ›
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) is embarking on two separate trips to five cities across China in March and May to capitalize on the growing popularity of the emirate as a tourist destination from Asia. Inbound visitor arrivals from China have seen dramatic rises over the […]Read more ›
This year’s American election certainly kept misogyny in the headlines. So it came as no surprise when thousands of Americans took to the streets to advocate for women’s rights and civil liberties for minorities. President Donald Trump on his first day in office, could not ignore thousands of protesters […]Read more ›
Nike recently announced its development of a long-awaited product for many females in the Muslim community, the Pro Hijab. Set to launch in 2018, the Pro Hijab is lightweight, breathable, and un-shiftable. The product was tested by some of the elite hijabi athletes who inspired it. Not only have these […]Read more ›
New York City is a place like no other; full of diverse people looking to make it in America. NYC is known as the “Capitol of the World,” but why settle for just one? Abu Dhabi has emerged as a striking complement to NYC after its recent urban landscape makeover. […]Read more ›
Last Friday, newly elected American President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order banning all immigrant and non-immigrant entry from Yemen, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Somalia, Sudan, and Libya for 90 days. The specifics of the travel ban are hard to parse out:What is the fate of green card holders? What […]Read more ›