Dana Khammash

Dana Khammash

Writer and Editor at Digital Boom
Coca-Cola, McDonald’s face boycott threats for not suspending operations in Russia
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Coca-Cola, McDonald’s face boycott threats for not suspending operations in Russia

Calls get louder for boycotting McDonald’s and Coca-Cola as they are still operating in Russia after invading Ukraine. The two…
Apple Suspends App Store Search Ads in Russia
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Apple Suspends App Store Search Ads in Russia

Apple has suspended advertising on its App Store in Russia to join a large list of companies and brands that…
Zara, Paypal, Samsung suspend business in Russia
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Zara, Paypal, Samsung suspend business in Russia

Zara, Paypal, and Samsung have suspended operations in Russia over the Ukraine invasion joining a long list of western companies…
What to Watch on Netflix in March 2022?
Entertainment

What to Watch on Netflix in March 2022?

Finally, it’s spring, and a new season has arrived on Netflix too. This month will be full of exceptional films…
Saudi Sary Acquires Egyptian B2B Marketplace ‘Mowarrid’
e-commerce

Saudi Sary Acquires Egyptian B2B Marketplace ‘Mowarrid’

Saudi Arabia-based B2B e-commerce platform Sary has acquired Mowarrid, an Egypt-based B2B marketplace, for an undisclosed amount. Mowarrid (founded in…
Egyptian mother, baby online shop Mumerz raises $1.2m
e-commerce

Egyptian mother, baby online shop Mumerz raises $1.2m

Egyptian Mumerz.com announced that it has successfully secured $1.2m in a pre-seed round led by local fund Disruptech. Launched recently, Mumerz.com is a…
Capital Bank of Jordan Launches ‘Blink’ digital-only Neobank
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Capital Bank of Jordan Launches ‘Blink’ digital-only Neobank

Capital Bank of Jordan partnered with Codebase Technologies to build Blink, the first digital-only neobank in Jordan for individuals and…
Top Rated French Series on Netflix
Entertainment

Top Rated French Series on Netflix

Watching foreign-language shows is one of the most significant social shifts created by streaming platforms such as Netflix. Years ago,…
Funding Souq raises $2.5m in a seed round
Business

Funding Souq raises $2.5m in a seed round

Saudi Arabia-based crowdfunding platform Funding Souq has closed a $2.5m seed round with contributions from various angel investors.  Investors include…
Egyptian TV presenter ‘Yasmin Ezz’ stirs controversy on social media
Celebrities

Egyptian TV presenter ‘Yasmin Ezz’ stirs controversy on social media

TV presenter Yasmin Ezz has sparked controversy on social media because of her comment on Friday, Feb 18, in light…