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Mohamed Amine Belarbi

Student at New York University Abu Dhabi, 21 year old serial entrepreneur, public speaker, blogger and true cosmopolitan, Mohamed Amine Belarbi left Morocco at 17 to roam the world and live an educational adventure in Norway, the US and the UAE. His shifting interests from Politics to Business flourished into more than 5 startups he manages along with his studies and consulting for various companies and NGOs.

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Gulf Elite Article 1000: Publishing 1k Article Taught Us We Can Do Whatever the Heck We Want

For those who do not have much background about our publication, we launched Gulf Elite Magazine out of a dorm room in sophomore year when everyone else’s worry was anything but starting a publication. We felt that millennials, especially in…

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ICD – Thomson Reuters Islamic Finance Development Report Strikes Positive Note

Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, and the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), the private sector development arm of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), today released the key…

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Alabbar’s Digital Revolution Needs An Adequate Cybersecurity Strategy

As if there isn’t enough evidence already to support the alarming need for a better cybersecurity strategy across the GCC’s digital landscape, the recently revealed cyberattack against Saudi Arabia is a stark reminder about the cyber threats the region is facing today….

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Swedish Technology Company Anima Launches Kronaby

The Swedish technology company Anima announced the release date of Kronaby, a new contemporary watch brand. The first Kronaby watch will see the light on 26th January 2017 and will be available for exclusive pre-ordering within the European Union, at www.kronaby.com. The…

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Brunch Review: Exquisite Dining Experience at Giardino Palazzo Versace

Brunch is for many a culinary retreat where you get the chance to indulge your cravings without feeling guilty at the prospect of having a 4 course meal and few glasses of wine at 2 pm. After all, it is…

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Eat in Style: Palazzo Versace Dubai Launches Arabesque at Giardino

Palazzo Versace Dubai launches its new dining concept, Arabesque at Giardino restaurant.  Arabesque is a weekend celebration that will be hosted from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm every Saturday, starting 3rd of September; this will complement the International Friday Brunch…

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Get Your Copy Now | The Art of the Grind: What They Don’t Teach You in College

Preface The academic world taught you that all you needed to learn about life was inside your textbooks, that a clean academic record was your sure path to success, a good job and a happy life. They taught you that…

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Unleash 2016: The World’s Most Unconventional Gathering of Young Talent in Pictures

Young people throughout the world have been attempting to reclaim their voices and their future, especially in a world led by a generation that’s been undermining Gen Y and Z as lazy and entitled. One of the recent platforms that…

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VUL9 Security Solutions: Cybersecurity Online Courses Guide for Startups

Cybersecurity is no joke, especially for new startups who can’t afford building a vulnerable digital infrastructure that lets hackers access user data, financial information or IP. Below is a list of online courses on cybersecurity that every startup founder ought…

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Young Entrepreneurs Series: Chat With Khalid Machchate

In this new series, we will be highlighting various young entrepreneurs from the Arab World who are passionate about technology and making a difference. We caught up with Khalid Machchate, a young Moroccan entrepreneur, changemaker, Science-Technology-Art enthusiast and big time curious during…

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Go Big or Go Home: How Massive Is Samsung? (Infographic)

Most of you know Samsung as one of the world’s greatest electronics companies, up there with the likes of Apple, Facebook and Microsoft. But did you know that Samsung, started 38 years before Apple, is much more than just a…

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Capital Club Dubai to kick off its original Women’s Speaker Series with “Doing the Unexpected” event

The panel discussion, which is inspired by International Women’s Day, will feature four inspiring women and their extraordinary stories In celebration of International Women’s Day (which is being commemorated worldwide on 8 March), Capital Club – Dubai’s Premier Private City…

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Mark Your Calendars: The Zayed University Middle East Film Festival (ZUMEFF) Returns in May

The Zayed University Middle East Film Festival (ZUMEFF) is a non-profit event funded by Zayed University and its sponsoring partners and supporters. ZUMEFF was founded in 2010 as a capstone project by two students and has since grown to have…

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Members-only Capital Club Dubai Opens its Doors to the Community for Valentine’s Day

Members and guests of Dubai’s Premier Private City Club to enjoy exclusively prepared four-course menu, accompanied by the sounds of popular jazz group – the Tarek Yamani Trio As the romantic spirit is once more set to sweep over the…

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UAE Innovation: Winners of UAE Drones for Good Award Announced

The winners of the UAE Drones for Good Award have been announced! The 2016 edition of the innovative competition launched in Dubai and championed by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid has awarded the national champion 1 Million dirhams, while the…

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Tired of your Country’s BS? Buy Your Permanent Residency Abroad!

For all businesspersons and investors looking to settle down in the most bountiful countries of the world, there are a plethora of opportunities available in USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Caribbean countries. The fast track business and investment…

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Leading Online Beauty Store Basharacare Expands across the GCC

BasharaCare, the leading online beauty store in the UAE, has now opened up to shoppers in the rest of the GCC. This expansion opens up BasharaCare’s unique shopping experience to customers across the gulf, including Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman,…

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A Day with Yana Chala: Candid Shots in Candyland (Model Series)

Beaming of joy, smiling all the way through the shoot and charming everyone with her fiery eyes… Some would see in her an innocent “Alice in Wonderland”, others who know her better will recognise the passionate dreamer she has always…

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10 Spots To Celebrate The Perfect Valentine’s Day In Dubai

Food Lovers Five-Course Tasting Menu  Venue Name: Reform Social & Grill, The Lakes, Dubai Overview:  Love is…food! This Valentine’s Day embrace your love for food with your loved ones. Reform will be whipping up a special five course tasting menu…

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Mindshare’s “Content Decoded” Wraps Up in Dubai

Mindshare, which is part of WPP, is a global media agency network helping clients to make collaborative and adaptive decisions across their paid, owned, and earned marketing in real-time. “Content Decoded,” the agency’s themed annual media summit, came to a…