Culture

10 people who will shape the region over the next decade
10 men and women who will change the Middle East for the better over the next 10 years
Oweis Zahran on streamlining everything automotive in the UAE
His aim is to get rid of the pains of getting your car serviced, or buying a spare part or selling it
Elissa Freiha on helping female-led start-ups in the UAE attract investors
While female representation still lags behind, Freiha is conscious that the GCC has its own specific obstacles to clear
Ali Saleh on his goal to help the UAE qualify for the World Cup in 2022
Saleh has long been tipped as one of the UAE’s most promising footballers
Abdulla Al Jumah on Saudi Arabia’s ‘game-changing’ e-visa
The travel writer opens up on what tourism will do for The Kingdom
Nick Alvis and Scott Price on the cut-throat Dubai restaurant scene
The duo discuss the challenges of running restaurants in the city
Hassan Morshedy on building the world’s largest building: Skyline
Morshedy teamed up with Mohamed Hadid to create build world’s largest residential building in Egypt
Shahad Ameen on Saudi Arabia's obsession with film
And on being one of the first-ever filmmakers in Saudi Arabia
Mohammed Zaal on bringing the human element back to the real estate industry
He believes the personal relationship between an individual and a building is something real estate in the region desperately needs
Amr Nassouhy on the challenges of football vlogging
The Egyptian YouTube star is adored by his legion of fans – all 1.5-million of them
According to Penelope Cruz, tech is ‘making our brains explode.’
The star warns against the dangers of technology and anxiety