Topic: Lebanon

CARE rescues displaced Syrians as winter storms hit

CARE rescues displaced Syrians as winter storms hit

ِWhile winter storms pleasured many people in Syria, Jordan, and Lebanon as rain is a good source of water which is essential for humans, animals, and plant life, it is also bad news for...
Winter storm drops snow in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria

Winter storm drops snow in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria

A snowstorm pummeled parts of Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria on early Wednesday, leaving thousands of Syrian refugees without shelters. According to Arab Weather, a significant intensification of the cold weather in the Kingdom is expected,...
White Friday Deals: Shahid Offers 50% Lifetime

White Friday Deals: Shahid Offers 50% Lifetime

This White Friday (The Middle East edition of Black Friday), Shahid VIP is offering 50% off on monthly plans for a lifetime. Shahid VIP platform is a popular online streaming platform for Arabic content to...
Ureed: How to Incorporate Freelancers in Hiring Strategy

Ureed: How to Incorporate Freelancers in Hiring Strategy

Ureed.com offers an unprecedented view on how to incorporate freelancers in your hiring strategy. As a business owner, taking on a new project is an exciting time full of potential. Yet, it doesn’t come without...
What MENA startups still lack to achieve their potential?

What MENA startups still lack to achieve their potential

A few weeks ago, my friend Hendrik Jandel wrote an article about the potential he saw in the Beirut startup scene and how it can become a tech hub in the region. Not surprisingly,...
Spotify is now available in the Middle East and North Africa

Spotify is now available in the Middle East and North Africa

The music-streaming service Spotify went live in 13 countries across the Middle East and North Africa today, including Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Palestine, UAE, Jordan, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Lebanon, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Kuwait. Spotify Premium...
Spotify Will Only Cost EGP49.99 Per Month in Egypt

Spotify Premium Will Only Cost EGP49.99 Per Month in Egypt

Spotify is reportedly launching in Egypt and the MENA region this November, Spotify premium access will cost EGP49.99 per month, $2.7 approximately. Spotify Premium will be available with the offer of a one-month free ­trial,...
Facebook Crowns 4 Arab Community Leaders, Nermeen AbouSalem Egyptian single mothers, Rami Elgebali, Salyne EL Samarany, Manal Rostom (UAE) – Surviving Hijab

Facebook Crowns 4 Arab Community Leaders

Four Arabs were selected from a pool of 6,000 applicants to join the first Facebook Community Leadership Program, offering prizes ranging from $50,000 to $1 million. Facebook announced in February this year a new initiative aims...
ConsenSys to hold First Blockchain Developer Bootcamp in Lebanon

ConsenSys to hold First Blockchain Developer Bootcamp in Lebanon

Excited about Blockchain technology? ConsenSys, a blockchain software technology company will held a 3-day blockchain developer training followed by a 2-day Hackathon in Lebanon on 17 October 2018. From the workings of blockchain technology to its applications...
NYU Receives $500,000 Grant to Support Arabic Collections Online

NYU Receives $500,000 Grant to Support Arabic Collections Online

New York University Libraries, a leader in digital library development, today announced that the philanthropic foundation Carnegie Corporation of New York has made a grant of $500,000 to support Arabic Collections Online (ACO), a...