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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 2, 2011

Rosie Garthwaite at Northwestern University in Qatar
13:35 GMT
(press release)

Two weeks after leaving her position as a news producer at Al Jazeera, Rosie Garthwaite walked an audience at Northwestern University in Qatar.

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh
08:16 GMT

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh and International Youth Foundation signed on Tuesday a Memorandum of Understanding for future cooperation in youth-related issues that are of mutual interest to both parties.

During the graduation ceremony
06:40 GMT

Under the patronage of His Excellency, Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, held a graduation ceremony for 592 students from the following programs: Bachelor’s Degrees and Higher Diplomas.

Emirates College for Advanced Education
06:28 GMT

Over a hundred and fifty 4th yearstudents from Emirates College for Advanced Education (ECAE) recently completed their training workshops preparing them to act as Science Communicators.

Multi-disciplinary designer and VCUQatar professor Michael Hersrud will speak about the recent influence of technology, devices and standards on front-end design and how they impact the next-generation of websites
05:34 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar invites designers, web developers and e-marketers to discuss ‘Design, Content and Creativity’ at a web and digital experts community meet-up.

November 1, 2011

American University of Cairo
12:59 GMT

The American University in Cairo (AUC) held a ceremony recently welcoming 54 new Egyptian students whose undergraduate education will be fully funded by United States Government.

ALHOSN University
09:55 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University’s Training & Continuing Education Center will be organizing an evening workshop on ‘problem-solving skills’ in collaboration with Bloom Management Consulting Center.

October 31, 2011

Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar
12:02 GMT
(press release)

Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar (SFS-Q) held an international negotiation and crisis simulation exercise on the humanitarian crisis and civil war in the Democratic Republic of Congo over two days during the weekend.

Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology and Chairman of the UAE Genetic Diseases Association
10:49 GMT

Folic Acid Awareness Campaign kicked off today at Dubai Women’s College (DWC) in collaboration with the Dubai-based UAE Genetic Diseases Association.

Yarmouk University
08:00 GMT

The Arab Society of Certified Accountants (ASCA) opened its new branch at Queen Rania Center for Jordanian Studies and Community Service at Yarmouk University in a special ceremony.

During the ceremony
07:13 GMT
(press release)

HBMeU, has announced that Prof. Alain Senteni, Dean of the School of e-Education, has recently been awarded an Honorary Doctorate degree in Education by the University of Sherbrooke, Canada.

October 30, 2011

Dr. M. Omar Hefni, President of UD
11:56 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai (UD) recently embarked on its third year of the Alumni-Student Mentoring Program (ASMP).

Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
11:45 GMT
(press release)

The WCMC-Q Biomedical Research Training Program for Nationals will recommence in January 2012 as part of the bold plans of Qatar Vision 2033 to advance the country with sustainable development.

American University of Cairo
09:49 GMT

The Department of Chemistry at (AUC) has announced an international symposium intended to bring global attention to the food safety and sanitation challenges faced by emerging nations.

Sheila Blair, Hamad Bin Khalifa Endowed Chair of Islamic Art at Virginia Commonwealth University
06:07 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar opened the Fourth Biennial Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art on Saturday, 29 October at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) in Doha.