نيرمين عباس

Nermeen Abbas

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

ARTICLES

1 day ago

Mobile Bookings For Travel Soar By 110% Across GCC

The GCC region has witnessed a leap in mobile transactions during 2018, according to Cleartrip and Flyin’s 2018 Travel Insights Report. Strong growth was led by mobile bookings, which recorded a 110%...
By Nermeen Abbas 5 min read
2 days ago

Leonardo Da Vinci’s Codex Atlanticus Makes Its Debut In Saudi Arabia

The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture is hosting a collection of six original papers of Leonardo Da Vinci—marking its first public display in Saudi Arabia and the wider region.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
3 days ago

Sotheby's To Host Blockbuster Exhibition For Watches And Art Works In Dubai

London auction house Sotheby's will launch a blockbuster exhibition in its Dubai galleries, showcasing rare watches and diamonds to towering modern and contemporary canvases.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
1 week ago

Meet The Record-Breaking $1.295 Million Perfume, Shumukh

Shumukh—meaning “deserving the highest” in Arabic—comes with diamonds, topaz, pearls, gold and pure silver.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
1 week ago

Saudi On-demand Delivery Mrsool Plans To Go Regional With First Funding Round

Saudi on-demand delivery service Mrsool has closed a multi-million-dollar series A round, led by venture capital firm Raed Ventures and STV fund with Saudi angel investor Mazen Al Jubeir.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
1 week ago

Porsche To Accelerate Its First E-Car Production After Getting Over 20,000 Pre-orders

Porsche is increasing production capacities of its first electric car, the Porsche Taycan, as more than 20,000 people around the world have already registered to join a list of prospective buyers.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
1 week ago

Mantis To Operate Luxury Camp Project On UAE's Highest Mountain

The luxury mountain camp will be located at approximately 600 to 700 meters above sea-level on Jebel Jais, offering visitors spectacular mountain views of the Hajar mountains.
By Nermeen Abbas 4 min read
2 weeks ago

Dubai's Property Market Showing Positive Signs In 2019

The first two-months of 2019 have seen positive growth in a selection of key Dubai developments, according to the head of Dubai-based property portal, Bayut.com.
By Nermeen Abbas 5 min read