I am a creative writer, copy editor, translator, poofreader and reporter. I have been doing this job for 34 years, 13 of which with the BBC Arabic online team in London, UK (from 2003 to 20011 and from 2017 to current). My responsibilities include covering news, translating, editing and proofreading news and stories across a diverse range of areas such as politics, economy, art, business, sports, science, health, and technology.
In 2012, I was awarded Mustafa and Ali Amin press prize for most outstanding online journalist in Egypt (a prestigious award in Egypt).
Outside the BBC, I have worked for various platforms such as Akhbar Al-Youm newspaper, Egyptian Radio and TV, German News Agency, the Egyptian Gazette newspaper and some websites such as Akhbar Al-Youm, Sada elbalad, Dot Masr, Raseef 22, Huffington Post Arabic and Masr Al Arabiya.