أماني زاهر

Amany Zaher

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

ARTICLES

2 weeks ago

E-Learning Platform Almentor.net Closes $4.5M Funding Round

UAE-based online video e-learning platform, almentor.net, has closed $4.5 million in a Series A funding round, bringing the total funding to $8 million to date.
By Amany Zaher 2 min read
2 weeks ago

With New Tourist Visas, Saudi Arabia Opens Up To Visitors

In a new push to move away from its dependence on oil, Saudi Arabia is opening its doors to the world for the first time through its new e-tourist visa
By Amany Zaher 5 min read
1 month ago

Apple TV+ Undercuts Rivals Netflix, Disney+ On Price

Tech giant Apple unveiled its long-awaited new streaming service Apple TV+ which undercuts rivals Netflix, Disney+ and Roku on price.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
1 month ago

Dubai’s Biggest Listed Contractor Is Mulling A Merger With Abu-Dhabi’s Trojan Holding

Dubai-listed contractor Arabtec Holding confirmed that it is in talks to merge its construction business with Abu-Dhabi based construction firm Trojan Holding.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
1 month ago

3 Arab Movies Receive Venice Film Festival Awards

Sudanese director Amjad Abu Alala won “the lion of the Future” award for his debut, “You Will Die At 20” -  the first Sudanese movie to ever win this award.
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
1 month ago

Arab Women Behind These Iconic Accessories Brands

Arab women are becoming household names across the world with unique accessory designs, whether that be bags, belts, or eyewear. Most have built their brands from scratch.
By Amany Zaher 6 min read
1 month ago

Saudi Arabia Lifts Travel Restriction On Women

In a new turning point for Saudi women’s rights, the Kingdom has begun to allow women over age 21 to travel without a male guardian’s permission, according to royal decrees issued on Tuesday. The...
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
1 month ago

Lebanese Pop Singer Elissa To Retire From The Music Industry

Lebanese pop singer Elissa has stunned fans by claiming that she will retire after releasing her next album, saying that she can’t work in an industry that is like the mafia.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read