When it comes to launching a business, the Middle East is an environment which comes with a unique set of obstacles; as such, it takes a unique approach to overcome them. We ask 10 leading Arab entrepreneurs what key lessons only a startup founder in the MENA region can teach the world.
The GUC has just doled out punishment for some of the students involved in the protests over Yara Tarek's accidental death in the parking lot back in March, and their decision is currently causing an uproar on social media and among students of the university. more
Palestinian superstar Mohammed Assaf, who made it big on Arab Idol, is spreading some Assaf fever across the Arab world as the singer has just released a new video that is not only sung in Egyptian dialect, but also depicts Egypt in all its koshary-eating glory... more
The German-Egyptian photojournalist is often called upon by international news agencies and high end publications to tell stories from behind the lens. But when she's not shooting, who does she follow on Instagram? more
Ahmed El Fishawy