My First Time At The #DubaiMotorShow

I just landed in Dubai and I'm here to attend the 2015 Dubai International Motor Show. I'm here with the Ford & Lincoln team and I'm looking forward to another exciting experience. This is my second trip with Ford and I love how professional and well organized these people are. Last year, the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang was a phenomenal event and I enjoyed every bit of it, especially going up to the…

The Middle East’s First Official Apple Store Is Now Open In Dubai

The first official Apple Store in the Middle East will officially open tomorrow to the public in the new Mall of the Emirates extension in Dubai, followed by a second launch at Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi. This is obviously big news for the UAE but also for Apple fans in Lebanon. I know a lot of people who prefer to buy their Apple products from the Apple Store itself, experience the official Apple retail…
Gossip & Rumors

Netflix Might Be Launching In The Middle East Soon

1 year ago
According to IGN, Netflix has confirmed they will be launching in the Middle East soon. In an email to IGN ME, Netflix’s Joris Evers said, “We plan to complete our global expansion by the end ...
Food

Doomsday Seeds Transferred From Syria To The Bekaa In Lebanon

1 year ago
The Global Seed Vault in Svalbard in Norway This is quite an incredible story. Apparently things have become so bad in Syria that the Svalbard Global Seed Vault has sounded the doomsday alarm and made ...
Art

Gibran Khalil Gibran Exhibition At The Sharjah Art Museum Till Dec 10, 2015

1 year ago
The Sharjah Art Museum in collaboration with the Gibran National Committee is hosting an exhibition entitled Drawings of Gibran: A Humane Perspective that will showcase artworks by the Lebanese-American artist, poet, and writer. More than ...
Lebanon

The State Of Broadband 2015 Report: Lebanon vs The Arab World

1 year ago
According to Ogero’s July 2015 report, there are 3,638,051 internet users in Lebanon as of December 2014, out of which 2,505,875 mobile internet users. The internet penetration is 86% which puts Lebanon in 4th position ...
Lebanon

Lebanon is 400 Times Smaller than Europe Yet Has 4 Times More Syrian Refugees

1 year ago
The innocent victims of the civil war in Syria – Picture From TheGuardian Ever since Europe and more specifically Germany agreed to receive Syrian refugees, we’ve been hearing all sorts of heartwarming stories on the ...
Economics

S&P: Lebanon’s Outlook Downgraded From “Stable” To “Negative”

1 year ago
Via NationalPost Standard & Poor’s has revised the outlook for Lebanon on the long-term ratings from “stable” to “negative”. We used to blame regional instability on the economic situation in Lebanon and it definitely has ...
Lebanon

NASA Shares Image Of The Middle East Massive Sandstorm

1 year ago
NASA Worldview image of the sandstorm in the Middle East The sandstorm sweeping the Middle East is so large it can be seen from space. You can see above an image shared by NASA. We ...
Lebanon

Denmark Posts Ads In Lebanese Newspapers, Doesn’t Want Any Refugees

1 year ago
via BBC Unlike Germany and Sweden, Denmark does not want to be part of a common European asylum policy and has made its intentions clear by placing ads (English And Arabic) in different Lebanese newspapers ...
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