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  • Thank you, financial crisis

    Thank you, financial crisis

    The world economic meltdown is nothing to scoff about. It has ruined millions of lives, and no one knows when global economies will recover. That said, the crisis has made pleasant changes to our lives. Here are five reasons why Kipp is thankful for the financial storm that ravaged the world.

    July 15, 2009 3:06
  • 10 Awkward family photos

    10 Awkward family photos

    We’re professional procrastinators at Kipp. We found a website called Awkward Family Photos in April, and we’ve been fans ever since. The following are our favourite submissions. Enjoy.

    July 8, 2009 3:59
  • Plane crashes in 2009

    Plane crashes in 2009

    There have been seven so far. Be warned, this isn’t pleasant viewing, especially if you’re travelling soon.

    July 4, 2009 9:52
  • Wrestling (Dubai style)

    Wrestling (Dubai style)

    Every Friday at 5pm, hundreds of Pakistani men gather in front of the Hyatt Regency to watch live wrestling matches. We went to see it for ourselves.

    June 27, 2009 12:20
  • Last minute Father’s Day gifts

    Last minute Father’s Day gifts

    Did you forget? So did we. We have six gift ideas for you. But be warned, they’re a little sexist.

    June 18, 2009 4:30
  • The world’s largest oil reserves

    The world’s largest oil reserves

    Here are the ten countries with the largest oil reserves, according to a report by oil company BP.

    June 13, 2009 7:33
  • What are your air miles worth?

    What are your air miles worth?

    We’ve been collecting air miles for years, and up until the financial crisis chewed up our savings, we never thought to redeem them. The following are six ‘rewards’ that caught our attention.

    June 6, 2009 11:17
  • Busted!


    Kipp lists five high profile arrests in the region (and some beyond) over the past year.

    May 29, 2009 11:45
  • Welcome aboard, Flydubai

    Welcome aboard, Flydubai

    Flydubai, Dubai's first low-cost carrier says it aims to make travel a little less complex, a little less stressful and a little less expensive. Here’s all you need to know about the airline in time for its inaugural journey on June 1.

    May 22, 2009 11:30
  • Google doodles

    Google doodles

    The search engine is currently conducting the ‘Doodle 4 Google’ competition, which invites school children in the US to design a logo for the site.

    May 14, 2009 1:54