Meet the Arabs Who Say Trump Will Make the Middle East Great Again

February 3, 2017 3:22 pm0 comments
Meet the Arabs Who Say Trump Will Make the Middle East Great Again

Roy Tohme has high hopes for the presidency of Donald Trump. The Lebanese lawyer, 31, says Trump and his policies on the Middle East have been misrepresented and misunderstood. To read more, click here. 

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India’s millennials are changing the way the gold-crazy country buys jewelry

January 27, 2017 2:14 pm0 comments
India’s millennials are changing the way the gold-crazy country buys jewelry

Millennials in the world’s second-largest gold market aren’t buying it the way their parents did. A demographic shift sweeping urban India is beginning to show on purchase patterns in a country that buys 663 tonnes—second only to China’s 700-750 tonnes—of the yellow metal annually, a January report by the World […]

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UAE Minister and clerics say monastery site in Abu Dhabi is a lesson in tolerance for all

January 20, 2017 2:36 pm1 comment
UAE Minister and clerics say monastery site in Abu Dhabi is a lesson in tolerance for all

More than 30 Christian leaders held prayers at the site of a 7th century monastery on Abu Dhabi’s Sir Bani Yas Island during a landmark visit sponsored by the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Court and the National Program for Tolerance. The recitation of the Lord’s Prayer by Christian leaders, including […]

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Why Saudi Arabia Is Suddenly Allowing a Lot More Fun

January 13, 2017 1:31 pm2 comments
Why Saudi Arabia Is Suddenly Allowing a Lot More Fun

Justin Bieber’s “Let me love you!” blared from giant speakers to greet the arriving audience. Once settled, there were gasps and laughter at the antics of two American magicians before people sat back to savor some opera, mime and dance. The scene could have been from any variety performance on any […]

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Dubai Harbour: Sheikh Mohammed unveils major new project with Middle East’s biggest marina

January 6, 2017 11:12 am1 comment
Dubai Harbour: Sheikh Mohammed unveils major new project with Middle East’s biggest marina

A major new waterfront development featuring the Middle East’s largest marina capable of handling 1,400 vessels is to be built on the Dubai waterfront. The 20 million square foot Dubai Harbor project will be developed by Meraas Holding and will contain a 135 meter-high tower, Dubai Lighthouse, that will house […]

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This Jordanian App Will Deliver Gas Cylinders On-Demand Right to Your Home

December 9, 2016 12:13 pm1 comment
This Jordanian App Will Deliver Gas Cylinders On-Demand Right to Your Home

It happened again: You ran out of gas right in the middle of the preparation of a delicious meal you had been planning the whole week. So what now? As you may imagine, there are two different scenarios on the cards. In the first, you may be lucky enough to […]

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