Education, Training & Recruitment

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Buoyed by a growing population of both locals and expats, the total number of schools in the region is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4 per cent from 2013 to 2020.
July 4, 2014 - 02:09 GMT
However, the sector also faces a number of challenges such as the shortage of skilled teachers and regulation of fees that obstruct the growth of the education industry in the long term.

March 12, 2014

Georgetown alumna Ghada Khalifa Al-Subaey receiving the EED awards
09:20 GMT

Georgetown alumna Ghada Khalifa Al-Subaey (SFS-Q’13) recently received the Gold Medal in the Distinguished University Student category at the Education Excellence Day (EED) Awards annual ceremony in Qatar.

March 11, 2014

Qatar Foundation
05:46 GMT

The Doha International Family Institute (DIFI) has opened the ‘Your Family, Your Lens’ photography competition, in collaboration with the Qatar Photographic Society.

March 10, 2014

Qatar Diabetes Association mobile clinic
11:11 GMT

The Qatar Diabetes Association has developed a new partnership with Occidental Petroleum of Qatar Limited (Oxy Qatar) making use of its Diabetes Education Mobile Unit.

Dr. Eesa Bastaki, President of the University of Dubai
10:18 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai (UD) recently participated in the 6th Government Technology Summit Middle East.

March 9, 2014

Qatar National Library
06:22 GMT

Qatar National Library (QNL) is organising a number of events and training sessions this month for all residents of Qatar.

Shopping
05:41 GMT

Differences in the shopping habits of Lebanese men and women are much less than expected, a new study from AUB has found.

March 6, 2014

Dr Hilal Lashuel, Executive Director of Qatar Biomedical Research Institute
06:13 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education announced that Dr Hilal Lashuel has been appointed Executive Director of Qatar Biomedical Research Institute.

During the event
06:01 GMT
(press release)

HBMSU has announced that 68 research papers and case studies submitted from all over the world were presented before high-level academics, experts, decision makers, government officials, and regional and international intellectuals at HBMSU Congress 2014.

Dr. Ganesh Seshan, an Assistant Professor at GU-Q who specializes in Economics
05:25 GMT

The hot-button topics of Arab youth and job creation in the Arab World will be tackled by policy makers, practitioners, academics, and researchers, at a Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) hosted symposium.

March 5, 2014

Dr. Tabrizi running through the desert
10:57 GMT
(press release)

A researcher from Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) has completed an epic 360km ultra-marathon around Qatar to raise awareness of women’s cancer issues.

During the event
10:22 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai (UD) today launched its Student Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club at a special event.

HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization
05:40 GMT

HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), delivered the keynote Speech at the 2014 Congress of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMeU)

March 4, 2014

HBMSU Congress
10:20 GMT
(press release)

The annual 2014 Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) Congress held three parallel conferences to discuss quality, healthcare, and smart learning in the UAE.

During the event
06:19 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University teamed up with the Khalifa Award for Education in holding a public lecture titled ‘Special Needs Teaching Difficulties’ at the university campus.

Primary Healthcare Centre
05:33 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education launched its new Primary Healthcare Centre today and will provide primary medical services to all its employees and students within Education City.