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Labourers are expected to work long hours with little benefit or days off (File/AFP)
October 15, 2014 - 12:40 GMT
Hundreds of migrant workers in the UAE face dire conditions and are being denied days off and overtime benefits, according to an XPRESS investigation.

November 24, 2011

CFA Institute
06:32 GMT

CFA Emirates has launched its third annual research challenge.

Eton Institute
06:16 GMT

\Eton Institute will be holding a free educational workshop for the public titled ‘Spirit of the UAE’.

INSEAD
06:08 GMT
(press release)

INSEAD hosted a seminar on campus entitled ‘Innovation in Higher Education: Pathway to Building an Innovation-driven Society.’

November 23, 2011

During the event
11:20 GMT
(press release)

Secondary school students learned how to analyze a simulated disease outbreak during a new interactive outreach program that was developed by Carnegie Mellon.

Everette E. Dennis, dean and CEO of Northwestern University and Barry Sexton, Director of Business and Finance
10:01 GMT
(press release)

Northwestern University in Qatar has named Barry Sexton as director of business and finance (chief financial officer), effective November 1.

3M
06:27 GMT
(press release)

3M Gulf, a recognized leader in research and development has announced its participation at 2011 edition of The Big 5, the largest event for the building and construction industry in the Middle East.

Qatar Foundation
06:06 GMT
(press release)

Research on stem cell therapy, the next generation of plastics, and the erosion of Qatar’s dunes were among the winning projects awarded this evening at the second Annual Research Forum.

November 22, 2011

H.E. Dr. Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Qatar’s Minister of Energy and Industry
05:05 GMT
(press release)

Qatar’s oil and gas industry will remain strong after 2030, but will build on the knowledge economy through energy research, Qatar’s Minister of Energy and Industry.

November 21, 2011

Abu Dhabi University
13:36 GMT

Experts and decision makers discussed key issues facing the logistics industry globally and in the Middle East yesterday (Monday, 21st November) at the opening of the 2nd Annual Global Logistics Forum held at Park Rotana Hotel in Abu Dhabi.

Dubai Women's College
12:57 GMT

Dubai Women’s College announced today signing an agreement with Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org) to be one of the accredited centers for the Cambridge International Diploma in Information Technology Skills (CID – IT).

November 20, 2011

INSEAD
11:55 GMT
(press release)

INSEAD has been ranked number four of the 100 schools considered overall – the best ranked programme offered by a single school (the first three are all partnerships) in the Financial Times’ 2011 rankings of 100 Executive MBA programmes.

Abu Dhabi University
10:49 GMT

Key issues facing the logistics industry globally and in the Middle East will be highlighted today (Monday, 21st November) at the opening of the 2nd Annual Global Logistics Forum held at Park Rotana Hotel in Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director, Dubai Knowledge Village and Dubai International Academic City, member of TECOM Investments Education Cluster, addressing the inaugural Asia Pacific Conference (ASAP) 2011 held from 16-18 November in Singapore
09:11 GMT
(press release)

Today’s globalized landscape has spawned the birth of borderless human resource management.

Qatar Foundation
05:12 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Foundation’s Second Annual Research Forum opens today, bringing together an anticipated 1,500 research experts, renowned scientists and young scientists from around the world.

November 17, 2011

Northwestern University in Qatar
05:23 GMT

Dr. Jeffrey Cole to teach Doha “what everyone needs to know about the Internet”.