Latest News for: Arabic pop


Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram plays to passionate crowd at Pechanga Theater

Daily Breeze 21 Mar 2023
Lebanese pop singer Nancy Ajram returned to California to a passionate crowd with a sold-out show at Pechanga Theater on Sunday, March 19 ... “I wish there wasn’t security,” Ajram said in Arabic at one point in the show ... Many of her songs included long musical interludes with a blend of traditional Arab music and contemporary Arab pop.

Heavy rains, hail in UAE: Did you get this emergency alert on your phone?

Khaleejtimes 21 Mar 2023
In the wireless emergency alerts, the police informed residents that the country is experiencing “adverse weather” ... Drive safely, the police urged ... The warning message in both Arabic and English titled ‘Public Safety Alert’ popped up on phones, with a loud alert ... .

Gulf-wide event brings Bahrain's Strength Week to a close

Inside The Games 18 Mar 2023
Man mountains from the host nation were joined by competitors from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates for the event which took place at a pop-up arena outside a luxury shopping mall ... It was part of Strength Week in the Kingdom which has also seen weightlifting, cross-fit, powerlifting and arm wrestling take place ... .

A sneak peek at Avi Nesher’s upcoming film ‘The Monkey House’

The Jerusalem Post 18 Mar 2023
It’s a delightful, sophisticated mixture of a literary mystery, a witty comedy and a moving character study of two lost souls who make a connection ... The score is by Avner Dorman, one of Israel’s most acclaimed classical composers, and it also features ‘80s pop tunes and Arabic folk-rock ... The movie ... Courtesy, Tel Aviv Cinematheque) ... .

Can Afrojack get Saudi Arabia dancing to the beat of its own drum?

The National 17 Mar 2023
In his guest masterclass on Wednesday, Iraqi producer and composer Zaid Nadeem, who has scored Arab pop hits for the UAE’s Hussain Al Jassmi, Tunisian Saber Rebai and Morocco's Asma Lamnawar, explained why melding Arabic rhythms with western music styles can sound incongruous.

Emirates unveils new signature livery for its fleet

TravelDailyNews 17 Mar 2023
In this latest design, the UAE flag on the Emirates tailfin is much more dynamic and flowing with a 3D effect artwork, and the wingtips have been painted red with the Emirates logo in Arabic calligraphy “popping” out in reverse white ... The signature gold “Emirates” lettering across the main body in English and Arabic is also bolder, and 32.5% larger.

Dubai’s Emirates airline unveils new livery

Khaleejtimes 16 Mar 2023
... on our tailfin and the Arabic calligraphy.”. In this latest design, the UAE flag on the Emirates tailfin is much more dynamic and flowing with a 3D effect artwork, and the wingtips have been painted red with the Emirates logo in Arabic calligraphy “popping” out in reverse white.

Dubai: Emirates' planes get new look; 6 changes to airline's iconic livery

Khaleejtimes 16 Mar 2023
Tim Clark, president of Emirates Airline, said the refresh seeks to keep the livery modern, "without losing the key elements of our identity, such as the UAE flag on our tailfin and the Arabic calligraphy" ... The wingtips have been painted red with the Emirates logo in Arabic calligraphy "popping" out in reverse white.

4 Bay Area restaurants serving next-level Middle Eastern food

East Bay Times 16 Mar 2023
The Jordanian owners, the Makableh family, have decorated the former Green Valley Market with bold Arab pop art and strands of artificial cherry blossoms, so there’s always something to look at as you tuck into specialties such as slow-roasted shawarma, street-style wraps and whole heirloom purple cauliflower tossed in tahini sauce.

A theatrical tribute to Umm Kulthum

Arab News 13 Mar 2023
This original production follows the earlier journey of the iconic figure in Arab pop culture who we have come to know by merely “Umm Kulthum.” Everything about her reflects her status as a style icon; from her darkened sunglasses and hair fastened in a retro beehive, to the ...

Abu Dhabi’s gas IPO displays the merits of caution

Reuters 13 Mar 2023
LONDON, March 13 (Reuters Breakingviews) - The United Arab Emirates’ biggest stock market debut has got its first-day pop. Shares of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s gas processing spinoff jumped 18% on their IPO debut on Monday, valuing the company at 214 billion dirhams ($58 billion) ... If anything, ADNOC Gas could be worth even more ... Our Standards.

Bikini-clad Ashley Roberts shows off killer frame in a cool green ensemble as she kicks ...

The Daily Mail 12 Mar 2023
Earlier this weekend, Ashley put on a sensational display as she posed up a storm in a skimpy two-piece after jetting off to the United Arab Emirates ... Ashley also pouted as she took a mirror selfie in her eye-popping beachwear look after touching down in Dubai for her sun-filled getaway.

6 live entertainment events coming to Southern California casinos March 13-19

Daily Bulletin 09 Mar 2023
Whether you’re wanting to see a country music legend, a classic Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted act, take in sets by a pair of popular R&B stars or explore Arab pop music and Latin ballads, Southern California casinos are offering a variety of live entertainment March 13-19.

Saudi pop star’s world tour takes off in Riyadh, with next destination in Jeddah

Arab News 08 Mar 2023
Riyadh ... Describing his musical style, Molham told Arab News. “My sound is a blend of Arabic lyrics with Western melodies. I call it A-pop. There is some R&B; there are hints of pop and trap. There are hints of hip-hop ... And it’s not easy ... As a songwriter, Molham’s lyrics move seamlessly between Arabic and English ... After the show, she told Arab News ... ....

'Not Unusual' for Gen. Milley to Visit Troops -US State Dept. on General's Trip to Syria

Urdu Point 06 Mar 2023
According to media reports, as part of his trip, Milley planned to assess the almost eight years of US efforts to combat the Islamic State terrorist group (IS, banned in Russia), as well as measures to protect US military personnel in the Arab Republic.

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