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Arab women shattering stereotypes and leading the way in media

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Maya Hojeij is Editor in Chief and Presenter of “Mal” daily business news show on Dubai TV and has produced and presented Show in 2012.

Between 2002 and 2011, Ms. Hojeij was a Business News Presenter at Al Arabiya news channel part of MBC Group., she was part of the launch of AL Arabiya News Channel, and was one of the first Stock watchers in the Arab world.

During her time with Al Arabiya, Maya contributed in producing and training with a main focus on reporting.

In addition to her experience in television and training, Ms. Hojeij teaches Media courses as an adjunct instructor at the Mohammed Bin Rashed School of Communication at the American University of Dubai and leads workshops there.

Ms. Hojeij has also moderated panels for local and international organizations such as the Dubai Press Club and the World Economic Forum, and interviewed hundreds of business and political personalities in her career and is also a Certified Professional Trainer.

This interview was filmed at the Global WIL Economic Forum.