ENTERTAINMENT | Scarlett Johansson Tops Forbes Highest-Paid Actresses List

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - Scarlett Johansson has topped Forbest’ list of best-paid actresses for a second year – but is only the eighth highest paid actor overall. The 34-year-old’s income of $56 million lands her below seventh-placed male actor Adam Sandler. She earned $15 million more than she did in 2018, thanks largely to the … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Scarlett Johansson Tops Forbes Highest-Paid Actresses List

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ENTERTAINMENT | Priyanka Chopra Jonas To Star In Netflix Superhero Movie From “Alita:Battle Angel” Robert Rodriquez

DUBAI, UAE - Priyanka Chopra Jonas will star in Netflix kid superhero feature We Can Be Heros, a new IP which is being written, directed and produced by Alita: Battle Angel and Spy Kids director Robert Rodriguez. The under-the-radar project will see alien invaders kidnap Earth’s superheroes, meaning a group of children have to team … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Priyanka Chopra Jonas To Star In Netflix Superhero Movie From “Alita:Battle Angel” Robert Rodriquez

WORLD NEWS | Practice Does Not Always Make Perfect, Finds Study Of Violinists

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - With blatant disregard for the public benefits of motivational idioms, researchers have concluded that practice does not, necessarily, make perfect. A study of violinists found that merely good players practiced as much as, if not more than, better players, leaving others factors such as quality of tuition, learning skills and perhaps … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | Practice Does Not Always Make Perfect, Finds Study Of Violinists

ENTERTAINMENT | LA Opera Names Lawyer To Lead Placido Domingo Investigation

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 21, 2019 – Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a “thorough and independent investigation” into allegations of sexual harassment against the opera star Placido Domingo, the company’s general director. In a brief statement Tuesday, the opera company said it has hires Debra Wong Yang from the law firm … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | LA Opera Names Lawyer To Lead Placido Domingo Investigation

KSA | Saudi Arabia Set To Stage Record $20M Horse Race In 2020

Saudi Arabia is to stage the richest horse in history next year with a $20 million prize pot up for grabs in the latest venture to attract world-class sporting events to the nation. The new Saudi cup will comfortably eclipse horse racing’s previous richest individual race, the Pegasus World Cup, which peaked at a purse … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Arabia Set To Stage Record $20M Horse Race In 2020

EMIRATES | This One-of-a-Kind Event In Dubai Featuring Alicia Keys Will Empower You

Dubai, UAE – For the first time in Dubai, 15-time Grammy Award winner Alicia Keys will not only deliver a special musical performance but will also give a motivational talk to empower attendees at the “Achieve the Unimaginable” event. Organized by Najahi Events, the one –of-a-kind program will take place on September 3, at the … Continue reading EMIRATES | This One-of-a-Kind Event In Dubai Featuring Alicia Keys Will Empower You

Entertainment & Arts | Descendent of Arab Musical Legend Brings Nostalgia to Lebanese Festival

Beirut, Lebanon – Lebanon’s traditional summer festivals harked back to the Arab world’s musical past this year, highlighted by a performance by the great-granddaughter of the legendary 1930s diva Asmahan in a mountain palace. Asmahan captivated audience at a moment when European colonialism had replaced the Ottoman Empire, and cultural icons reached the masses via … Continue reading Entertainment & Arts | Descendent of Arab Musical Legend Brings Nostalgia to Lebanese Festival