Tag archives for Middle East
Turkey is hosting some 2 million Syrian refugees, but won’t grant them refugee status. This, and the tough life they are leading, drives them to try heading towards Europe.
Mark Zuckerberg promised that Facebook will help the UN bring internet connectivity to Syrian refugee camps throughout the Middle East.
After four months here in Abu Dhabi, I decided to explore Ethiopia, and welcome you suggestions via social media.
As you can see in recent months I have not been posting much, and that has been because I had returned to Abu Dhabi to work on some projects again for Masdar.
It took years to complete, but the Dubai Tram is making a difference easing congestion in the United Arab Emirates’ largest city.
In Hawiyat Najm Park along the Oman coastal Highway 17 is the Bimmah Sinkhole, a spectacular natural wonder you shouldn't miss.
For years the United Arab Emirates had the lowest automobile fuel prices in the world, but that will change with the scrapping of fuel subsidies.
Among the many fantastic highlights of travel through Oman is visiting the country’s many wadis. Wadi Tiwi is not to be missed.
According to the latest UNHCR estimates, approximately 1.770,000 refugees have reached Turkey since 2011 to date. OBC devotes a report to their situation in Istanbul, Diyarbakir, and Urfa. The first episode.
Oman, along with the rest of the Middle East, scores more than its fair share of sun, but solar power is still at its nascent stage in this country.
As with many cities in the Middle East, the corniche in Beirut is the best way to experience the city. A walk to Rock of Raouché is a must.
For a break from the urban grit of Beirut, there may be no better escape within Lebanon than the ancient city of Byblos.