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These Three Arab Innovators Just Missed Our Under 30 List

Fast Foodies: How Salt Helped Spark The U.A.E.’s Food Truck Craze

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

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1 year ago

These Three Arab Innovators Just Missed Our Under 30 List

For the first time in the region, Forbes Middle East is listing down Arabs under 30. While many of the young achievers are entrepreneurs, some of them are artists and designers while few others are...
1 year ago

Fast Foodies: How Salt Helped Spark The U.A.E.’s Food Truck Craze

Amal Al Marri and Deem Albassam were among the first to bring food trucks to Dubai, turning Salt into a fixture in the U.A.E.’s culinary scene.
By Samuel Wendel 15 min read
1 year ago

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
2 years 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...
2 years 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...
2 years 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...
2 years 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...
2 years 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...