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MyU: New App in Kuwait Enhances Student Experience


  Meet Bader Alessa. The 26-year old from Kuwait is revolutionizing the student experience in the GCC, and he’s doing it one smart phone at a time.   Bader is the founder of MyU, a free smartphone application that allows

Hello Rukun


We love this corner! New contemporary art and design gallery opens its doors to art and design enthusiasts in Riyadh   RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (July 15 2014) — Rukun gallery, a contemporary art and design gallery featuring a mix of sculptures,

Khaleejesque Charity Art Exhibit – June 4-5, 2014


  Khaleejesque Charity Art Exhibit – June 4-5, 2014 Khaleejesque announcing  “Khaleeji Reinterpreted”, a charity art exhibit celebrating 5 years of Khaleejesque! They will be creating a special info-graphic in the event to highlight and celebrate all the writers and



PLAY is thrilled to announce the launch of the PLAY Lounge – a fantastic new entertainment space specifically designed for children eight and above. Inspired by the needs of older children and built with their recommendations in mind, the interactive

MBA Fakhro Programme – Internship Opportunity


  Manama, Bahrain (7 August, 2013) – MBA Fakhro Group, the holding company for Bahraini entrepreneur Mohammed Adel Fakhro’s business interests, today launched a call for applications for an Entrepreneurship Mentoring Program, the first in a series of initiatives focused

Fashion Design Intern at W By Walla


The Bahrain office of W by Walla is currently looking for a dynamic, hard working and talented intern to join their team. This internship will be focused on assisting the designer, the communications manager and the management in general –

Fyunka Collaboration With Papermoon

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Fyunka [Arabic for ribbon bow] is a Jeddah-based fashion and accessories line with illustrations and designs influenced by pop culture and inspired by Khaleeji (GCC-regional) insights. Illustrated and designed exclusively by Jeddah native Alaa Balky – Fyunka is an up

Live to Give – Al Reem Charity, Bahrain

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The 4th annual Al Reem Charity event will kick off the holy month of Ramadan a week from now, on Thursday the 12th of July . With the vision to ‘Live to Give’, Al Reem Charity aims to raise money

Wafa’s on the cover of startupBahrain!

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Sketchbook Magazine’s editor-in-chief is on the cover of startupBahrain, Bahrain’s interactive tablet magazine focusing on the local startup and entrepreneurship scene in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The Magazine will features local startups, success stories, support programs, interviews with entrepreneurs and policy

COMPETITION: Submissions are in for a week long voting!

Mariska- The Bloggers Issue

A huge thank you to all the illustrator’s who entered our Sketch Your Favorite Blogger competition! All the submissions we’ve gotten have done nothing less but impress us! Remember, the illustration with the highest number of likes will be the