Education, Training & Recruitment

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The new law is supposed to ensure in part that workers are not victims of corrupt-or inactive-recruitment agencies (File Archive)
April 21, 2014 - 12:00 GMT
Bahrain has recently passed a new law to regulate labor recruitment in the Gulf country. The new regulations aim to "safeguard the rights of skilled and semi-skilled expatriates," say authorities.

August 7, 2011

All the programs were filled to capacity with 28 students in the Art Exploration program, 20 students in Creative Discovery program, and 24 students in the Design Intensive program.
07:33 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar hosted Summer Art and Design Programs with three different programs designed to explore and advance art and design skills.

August 4, 2011

American University of Cairo
07:46 GMT

Under the slogan "Science Lantern Illuminates the Minds," begins on Thursday, August 4 a campaign that aims to enhance the science literacy of the Egyptian society.

Aisha Al-Kuwari, SEC’s Acting Manager of Communications Office
07:37 GMT
(press release)

SEC has announced its role as the supporting partner to the Msheireb-led Green Programme for Schools, during a signing ceremony at the Msheireb Enrichment Centre.

August 3, 2011

During the Arabic course at Eton
11:39 GMT

The Free Arabic course at Eton Institute, the UAE’s largest language training centre, is fully booked within minutes as the registrations opened.

Mahmood Rasheed, COO of Imdaad
10:42 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities management solutions in the UAE, has announced that it will hold a three-month internship training for UAE students from public and private schools.

Khalifa University students during their trip to Taiwan
09:43 GMT
(press release)

A student delegation from Khalifa University recently visited Taiwan, after being invited by the Taiwan Institute of physics, Academia Sinicam.

Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director of TECOM Investments’ Education Cluster
07:44 GMT
(press release)

TECOM Investments Education Cluster organised a networking event for Chinese education companies looking to expand their business interests.

August 2, 2011

Ibrahim Ahmed Qasem Muhsen Al Jahoushi with a bearded dragon
07:25 GMT
(press release)

English lessons, visits to wildlife parks and boomerang lessons were just some of the many experiences 30 Emirati students have taken away.

August 1, 2011

Nasif Kayed, General Manager, Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding
10:45 GMT
(press release)

Eton Institute organised a workshop on the appropriate etiquette to be observed during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

July 31, 2011

Carnegie Mellon’s SCPP is designed to introduce academically motivated high school students to the demanding curriculum of highly selective universities such as the ones at Qatar Foundation
09:40 GMT
(press release)

Thirty-two high school seniors and 22 juniors benefited from Carnegie Mellon Qatar’s Summer College Preview Program (SCPP).

WCMC-Q offers three summer programmes targeting different age groups in the hope it may encourage students to consider medicine and science as a career
08:52 GMT
(press release)

Those who enrolled on Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar’s Summer Enrichment courses took part in diagnostic sessions, and practised medicine on standardised patients

2011 marks the third successful cycle of the Al Nokhba Internship
08:22 GMT
(press release)

55 of the UAE’s elite semiconductor pioneers successfully graduated from the Al Nokhba Internship program this past Friday.

July 28, 2011

Nathalie Ayoub, AUC Professor, Sherine Fahmy, Mass Communication Professor and Ashraf Fouda, AUC Professor at the Mayor event
13:19 GMT

The American University in Cairo President Lisa Anderson and Mass Communication Professor Sherine Fahmy have recently spoken at the exhibition "From Facebook to Nassbook".

Omar Hefni, UD President
09:53 GMT
(press release)

UD has reported a 20 percent increase in online registration compared to last year, proving a strong confidence and expectation from prospective students.

WCMC-Q's outstanding students with college staff
07:00 GMT
(press release)

Two outstanding students are flying the flag for Qatar by completing the first ever Biomedical Research Training Program offered exclusively for Qatari Nationals at WCMC-Q.