Ali Al Saloom
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Ask Ali: Explaining Emiratis’ smartphone preferences and women’s work choices
Women are the leading graduates in the country and they’re leading the way when it comes to working in various fields across all government and semi-government entities.
July 21, 2016
Ask Ali: Traditional ways to keep cool during summer
The summer is tough in this region, but we have managed to adapt to such weather conditions since the times of our grandfathers.
July 14, 2016
Ask Ali: Explaining how Muslims celebrate Eid Al Fitr
We definitely try to stick to our traditional way of celebrating Eid.
July 6, 2016
Ask Ali: Deaths during Ramadan are considered blessed
Condolences are expressed a bit differently during Ramadan. There’s not much sadness, but hope for a better everlasting life in the hereafter.
June 30, 2016
Ask Ali: Taking food to iftars is seen as a good manners
Paying visits to your family or friends’ houses during Ramadan is a well-practised tradition.
June 23, 2016
Ask Ali: Fasting and food – Ramadan eating explained
During the Holy Month, it’s advised that those fasting follow a simple diet.
June 16, 2016
Ask Ali: Carat is crucial when buying gold for Emiratis
For Emiratis, their choice of gold jewellery will depend on two main things – carats and design. We’re not used to gold below 18-carat.
May 5, 2016
Ask Ali: Take it as read that Arabs have a bookish history
Arabs do a lot of reading. The Quran, for example, is read almost daily, starting from the earliest age.
April 28, 2016
Ask Ali: The work roles of Emirati women and can expats live in small UAE communities?
Women did hard jobs in the past. Until today, our women continue to work hard.
April 21, 2016
Ask Ali: The rationale behind men walking in front and whether burping is acceptable
Ali Al Saloom on whether men have to walk in front of women and whether burping is acceptable in Emirati society.
April 14, 2016