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Meet The Arab Achievers Under 19

Saudi Businessman Amr Al-Dabbagh Wants To Teach You How To Become A Better

These Arab Billionaires Made Headlines With Major Donations And Pledges

Exclusive: From Humble Beginnings, Suhail Bahwan Became A Billionaire In Oman

How Syrian-Born Mohed Altrad Overcame Adversity In France To Become A

Protect Yourself From 'Ugly' Currencies

The Trump Tweet That Carved $4B Off The World’s Largest Defense Contractor

Dubai’s First Non-Car Car Showroom

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Meet The Arab Achievers Under 19

In March 2018, Forbes Middle East revealed its first list of Arabs under 30 who are revolutionizing their respective fields through their game changing ideas, these four young Arabs stand-out for...
By Ranju Warrier 5 min read
1 year ago

Saudi Businessman Amr Al-Dabbagh Wants To Teach You How To Become A Better Philanthropist

Don’t call Amr Al-Dabbagh a philanthropist; he’s a philanthropreneur. The CEO of Jeddah-based Al-Dabbagh Group (see Richest Arab Families, page 80) set up two years ago Philanthropy University. The...
1 year ago

These Arab Billionaires Made Headlines With Major Donations And Pledges

One of the most generous men in the world, 89-year-old billionaire Sulaiman Al Rajhi decided to part with his money while alive. Back in 2011, when he announced his intentions, Forbes had estimated...
1 year ago

Exclusive: From Humble Beginnings, Suhail Bahwan Became A Billionaire In Oman

At 78, Suhail Bahwan is no longer the young merchant who once captained a wooden dhow on the Indian Ocean; nor is he the fledgling entrepreneur who once hawked fishing nets in Muscat’s Muttrah Souq...
1 year ago

How Syrian-Born Mohed Altrad Overcame Adversity In France To Become A Billionaire

Syrian-born Mohed Altrad arrived in Montpellier, France from Syria in 1969 during an out­pouring of anti-Arab senti­ment. A few years earlier, Algeria had won its independence from France in a bloody...
1 year ago

Protect Yourself From 'Ugly' Currencies

British American Tobacco shares have had a nice run in the past year, rising from £37 to £46 in London. But American buyers did not enjoy the ride. Pounds lost their currencies' value almost as fast...
1 year ago

The Trump Tweet That Carved $4B Off The World’s Largest Defense Contractor

With a single tweet Donald Trump carved $4 billion off the market capitalization of Lockheed Martin, the world’s largest defense contractor. “The F-35 program and cost is out of control,” Trump...
2 years ago

Dubai’s First Non-Car Car Showroom

In a heavily regulated and legislated industry, conformity is king; streamlining suppliers saves money, and the commonality of parts is the way to go. When things are so alike it’s hard to stand out....