Mona Abouissa is a Russian-Egyptian journalist based in Cairo with a dark sense of humour and weakness for pickles. Read more...
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There are two things that are cool in Dubai: skyscrapers and pearl culture. The past and future of the city built solely on oil and the disturbing imagination of engineers and businessmen. The soul is lost in the transition from a village to a trade hub. People driven to this city to build their dreams, or someone else’s. Continue reading