أماني زاهر

Amany Zaher

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

ARTICLES

5 days 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
6 days 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 week 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 week 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
3 weeks 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
3 weeks 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
1 month ago

Show Them The Money: The Startups Led By Women Bagging Top Funding

Arab women are steadily shaking up the Middle East’s startup scene and catching the eye of investors. These seven startups have bagged around $24 million in 2019 so far.
By Amany Zaher 5 min read
1 month ago

UAE’s ESIC Issues A $600 Million Sukuk

The Sukuk issue is listed on the London Stock Exchange under ESIC’s recently established $1 billion Sukuk program.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read