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Is there growth with social media in MENA societies?

The amount of people who have internet access or have a smartphone continues to grow, and emerging markets are expanding their reach online. In social media and internet usage, rates are increasing annually, quickly reaching the levels seen in already developed countries. In more developed countries like the US, social media and internet use has plateaued. Recently, Pew Research Center released their results from a 37-country survey. Stagnation abroad Although developing countries (such as Saudi Arabia, UAE and Egypt) are still behind on internet usage, they continue to gain higher levels of use while developed countries are barely seeing growth. According to Pew, In USA, there was only a 3% increase in internet usage from 2015 – 2017 while Canada only had a 1% increase in the same amount ...

20 entrepreneurship quotes from the world’s richest CEOs

Most people don’t just end up rich, unless you’re some kind of royalty, and they don’t get become successful by accident. Whether you need a pick me up, or are looking for sound advice, these quotes from Forbes’s top ten billionaires will give you something to think about. Recommended  ➤ Steve Jobs’ Best Quotes Ever On Entrepreneurship and Business Jeff Bezos, Founder and of Amazon “Many companies describe themselves as customer-focused, but few walk the walk. Most big technology companies are competitor-focused. They see what others are doing, and then work to follow fast.”   Bill Gates, Cofounder of Microsoft “We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next 10. Don’t let yourself...

Egypt plans to bid for 2030 FIFA World Cup and 2032 Olympics, but at what cost?

Egypt is currently struggling with nation branding and its worldwide image. It is such as key issue that events such as the Narrative Summit have been created to discuss action. In a bid to improve national branding and standing, Egypt has announced that it is planning to host major sporting events such as the 2032 Olympics and 2030 FIFA World Cup. This isn’t the first time they’ve tried either. Read more about it  ➤ Egypt plans to host World Cup 2030 Hosting these two major sporting events has always come with both major drawbacks and ROI for the host country. In many cases, hosting the Olympics games has either boosted economies or torn them down. So, what could the costs and benefits be for Egypt if they win the bid to host either of the tournaments?   Pros of hosting major sportin...

Egypt plans to host World Cup 2030

With more than 5,000 years of culture and tradition, as well as its magnificent sports enthusiasm, Egypt with its capital Cairo envisages hosting major sport events in the course of a medium to long term economic development strategy. Egypt is planning to bid to host the 2030 World Cup, the country’s Youth and Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhy said on Tuesday during a speech outlining the ministry’s strategy for sports development in the country for future decades. Also Read ➤ Watch Nike advert released in 2012 that spot 2032 Olympics in Cairo “Egypt is planning on hosting global major sporting competitions, including the 2030 World Cup and the 2032 Olympics Games,” Egypt’s Youth and Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhy announced during a speech outlining the ministry’s strategy for sports develo...

Why not giving a fuck helps you to overcome negative experiences

We’ve all had those days, months and even years, when there is so much baggage and pressure on you to do something, to care or to think of that it just feels all too much. A prime example is Mohamed Salah during the recent FIFA World Cup. Extreme pressure put him at a disadvantage, other than his own injury, and too much focus shifted from the national team to put it all on his shoulders. It would make sense that after such a heavy-duty burden, Mo Salah would be looking for ways to relax before the next big championship of his career. Recently, Mo Salah was seen reading the Arabic version of “The Subtle Art of Not Giving A Fuck” by Mark Manson. Much love @MoSalah. Enjoy. pic.twitter.com/qJ0mgeGOQz — Mark Manson (@IAmMarkManson) July 5, 2018 So, we took a look at the book to see...

World Cup 2018 bet: IKEA wins Zlatan Ibrahimovic vs David Beckham challenge

England vs. Sweden: Zlatan Ibrahimovic has proposed a brilliant offer with former teammate David Beckham in relation to the anticipated World Cup quarter final game between Sweden and England tomorrow. Ibrahimovic, 36, was not included in the Sweden squad for the finals in Russia despite saying in April that he would be picked, adding: “A World Cup without me wouldn’t be a World Cup.” As a result,, Ibra decided to spice up the World Cup by challenging David Beckham on Social Media as if they give us one more reason to watch the World Cup quarter-final: Yo @davidbeckham if @England wins I buy you dinner where ever you want in the world, but if Sweden wins you buy me what ever I want from @IKEASverige ok? pic.twitter.com/9z9xx89JjS — Zlatan Ibrahimović (@Ibra_official...