Ana Emraa welcomes new Editor-in-Chief

Heba Abdalla has joined Ana Emraa, part of APP Publishing, as Editor-in-Chief. With over nine years of experience in media, across everything from editorial to advertising, Heba has most recently worked at as Senior Editor, where she handled the website’s Fashion and Beauty content. As Editor in Chief of Ana Emraa, Heba will oversee all editorial content for the online publication, such as events coverage, red carpet news and bespoke lifestyle updates.

Nada Kabbani joins ELLE

Nada Kabbani has joined the ELLE Arabia team as Fashion, Beauty & Lifestyle Editor for ELLE Arabia online. Previously Fashion Director for OK’s Red Carpet magazine, Nada most recently spent time freelancing, largely as the Fashion and Beauty Editor for 

“Moving forward with my career, a beautiful opportunity was opened with ELLE Arabia,” says Nada. “It was a dream to work for such a global and successful name, so I made sure to put all my efforts into the challenge, and I was assigned as Fashion, Beauty & Lifestyle Editor for ELLE Arabia online.”

Rana Al Jamal joins Yahoo! Middle East

Rana Al Jamal has joined the Yahoo! Middle East team as Managing Editor. Rana, whose previous position was Editor-In-Chief of, will be handling entertainment and lifestyle news for the site.

“I have been working in the media industry for 14 years with the top titles in the region,” says Rana. “Moving to Yahoo was the right move for me to further grow, and where all my experience can be used and challenged. Yahoo provides readers with the best online experience and the most up-to-date news and I am very excited to be part of the team as Arabic Managing Editor of entertainment and lifestyle news that best fit the GCC needs.”