Women’s rights in Saudi Arabia have always been a contentious issue. Women have only recently won a limited right to vote, they can’t work close to men and the debate over whether they should be allowed to drive has gone on for years. To read more, click here.
Take Answers marked 55 Days into the launch of the first online consultancy app. Take Answers is the first consultancy...
The Haramain Express Train has arrived at Jeddah station for the first time after operational tests of the Saudi high-speed...
Instagram’s Rich Kids of Dubai features those living in luxury in a city already known for its opulence. From...
At first glance the video looks like a promotion for a luxury offshore development, a Dubai Palm-style project on the Mediterranean. Then it becomes clear it’s about Gaza and the future of the impoverished and fenced-in Palestinian enclave. To read more, click here.Read more ›
A pizzeria in Multan has suddenly become the focus of consumers’ attention, and not particularly because of aromas and tastes. The reason: a robotic waitress is wandering about the restaurant and serving food to the diners. To read more, click here.Read more ›
For religious Muslims looking to get started with investing, the options are limited. Average Muslim investors can’t afford the kind of nuanced advice that a high end financial advisor can provide, but they can’t just throw money at a random fund that might not be Sharia-compliant either. To read more, […]Read more ›
In October 2017, two museums will open dedicated to the work of Yves Saint Laurent. The first will be housed in the historical couture house at 5 avenue Marceau, a hôtel particulier from the Second Empire where the French designer worked for almost 30 years and which is now being […]Read more ›
When it opens, the Louvre Abu Dhabi will be seen as a building where its architect, Jean Nouvel, has subordinated concrete and steel, glass and stone, and even the Gulf’s corrosive waters, to the deft control of the gentle play of light. To read more, click here.Read more ›
The showdown between Qatar and its neighbors has disrupted trade, split families and threatened to alter long-standing geopolitical alliances. It’s also prompted one Qatari businessman to fly 4,000 cows to the Gulf desert in an act of resistance and opportunity to fill the void left by a collapse in the supply of […]Read more ›