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4 hours ago

13 Egyptian startups make it onto Forbes' top 100 in the Arab World

The startup scene in the Arab world continues to boom, with high value deals being culminated, new venture capitalists growing in size. and more investors in the region maturing. This year, Forbes, compiled lists to rank the brightest startups and ... Read More

5 hours ago

German ambassador warns that internet controls could harm companies, isolate China

China’s internet restrictions have struck a “new blow” against foreign companies working there, Germany’s ambassador said on Monday, warning that such moves could undermine Beijing’s political and commercial ties with the world. China’s ongoing clampdown on cyberspace has seen WhatsApp, ... Read More

3 hours ago

Ai Weiwei on art, exile and refugee film 'Human Flow'

In the most tender moments of “Human Flow,” Ai Weiwei’s epic documentary on the worldwide migrant crisis, he is seen hugging, cooking with and cutting the hair of refugees. An ordinary filmmaker might be accused of getting too close to ... Read More

5 hours ago

Life & Style
Tennessee woman heads to Abu Dhabi cosmetology competition

Although Kylie Burkey graduated from Sullivan Central High School in 2014, she’s been there recently practicing for competition like she did for SkillsUSA in high school. Like always, cosmetology instructor Avery Putney is nearby. However, instead of getting ready for ... Read More