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 31, 2013

Candence and Khalifa University researchers
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Khalifa University announced today that it has joined the Cadence Academic Network.

During the event
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Qatar National Research Fund has awarded first place to students from Texas A&M University at Qatar at the conclusion of its fifth Annual Undergraduate Research Experience Program Competition.

March 28, 2013

During the CHI Al SHAQAB 2013
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In the presence of AL SHAQAB Vice Chairperson Her Excellency Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad al Thani, and under the flags of 23 participating countries raised over the state-of-the-art AL SHAQAB arena.

March 27, 2013

Match Day
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Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) is celebrating after 31 students were offered residency places at hospitals for after they graduate.

Lebanon’s Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh
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The Dubai & Northern Emirates Alumni Chapter at the Lebanese American University (LAU) held its annual dinner that was specially dedicated for honoring Lebanon’s Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh.

During the event
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The first edition of CHI AL SHAQAB 2013 is set to kick off today at AL SHAQAB’s state-of-the-art facilities at Qatar Foundation for Education Science and Community Development in Doha, Qatar.

During the robotics tournament
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(press release)

Imagine you’re part of NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory. It’s your job to develop a robot like the Curiosity Rover, which must land on Mars and scoop up rock samples to be analyzed back on Earth.

March 26, 2013

During the event
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Abu Dhabi University succeeded in renewing its ISO 9001:2008 certification for its commitment to quality standards in the design, development and delivery of its academic programs.

Young Jordanians most most affected by unemployment
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The number falls short of the 18,000 new jobs target set in January

His Excellency Mr Abdelmalek Sellal, Prime Minister of Algeria and Mr Rashed Al-Qurese, Qatar Foundation’s Deputy Director of Communication
04:48 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development hosted His Excellency Mr Abdelmalek Sellal, Prime Minister of the Democratic People’s Republic of Algeria, earlier today.

Eton Institute
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Eton Institute, the UAE’s largest language training and professional development centre, is offering language courses especially for Kids and Teens in 6 different languages.

March 25, 2013

During the event
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With the inaugural CHI AL SHAQAB participants in the equestrian championship, including FEI officials, international riders and 60 showjumping horses and their groomsmen, have begun touching down in Doha.

March 24, 2013

During the Open Day
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(press release)

Abu Dhabi’s education authorities affirm the need to overcome an existing gap between the output of the emirate’s education system and the needs of the labor market.

Strikers stop the traffic in Beirut (Daily Star)
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End to the mass strike action is one glimmer of light in Lebanon which is in the midst of political chaos after the government resigned on Friday evening.

During Carnegie Mellon’s annual Professional Day
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(press release)

Aysha Fakhroo, a Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar computer science graduate returned for the university’s Professional Day career with an aim to hire skilled students who are currently enrolled.