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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.

April 8, 2013

Unemployment continues to be a big challenge for Jordan
10:56 GMT

The unemployment rate in Jordan rose during the first quarter of 2013, new statistics reveal.

Khalifa University
09:55 GMT

Khalifa University will host interested high school and university students and their parents at its annual Open Day being held at its Abu Dhabi and Sharjah campuses on the 16th of April from 4:00pm till 8:00pm.

Jordan has decided to suspend the recruitment of guest workers
08:27 GMT

Jordan's Labour Ministry has decided to suspend the recruitment of foreign workers to the Kingdom.

Ecuador’s Minister of Tourism
05:45 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development hosted His Excellency Freddy Ehlers, the Republic of Ecuador’s Minister of Tourism, earlier today.

April 7, 2013

Masdar Institute
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced the Commission for Academic Accreditation at the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research has granted initial accreditation toits Interdisciplinary Doctoral Degree Program.

Jordan's Labour Ministry issued 475 warnings over workplace violations
09:01 GMT

Jordan's Labour Ministry issued 475 warnings over workplace violations, the minister responsible revealed yesterday.

Saudi's King has issued a grace period for illegal workers in the country
08:26 GMT

Saudi Arabia announced a three-month grace period for migrant workers facing deportation.

During the workshop
08:07 GMT

Khalifa University hosted a national workshop on nuclear research reactors in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency at its Abu Dhabi campus from April 2nd to the 4th.

Qatar Foundation
05:41 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development has made it its mission to take advantage of the pool of talent available within the local job market.

April 4, 2013

Saudi Arabia has launched a clampdown on illegal workers in a bid to create more jobs for its citizens
12:25 GMT

Saudi Arabia has launched a clampdown on illegal workers in a bid to create more jobs for its citizens.

Qatar Foundation
05:37 GMT

Hundreds of excited fans and spectators visited Qatar Foundation for Education to participate in a series of football-themed competitions.

April 3, 2013

Khalifa University
11:59 GMT

Khalifa University announced that it will be hosting a fun and informative Med-Camp this summer for UAE students in Grades 10 and 11 who are interested pursuing a career in medicine.

During the meeting
09:39 GMT
(press release)

The Board of Governors of Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University concluded its third annual meeting for the academic year 2012/2013.

Qatar Foundation
08:51 GMT

Ahmed Mohamed Kafood could not have imagined what the future would hold for him when he attended the very first Qatar Career Fair (QCF) in 2007.

April 2, 2013

Khaled Hroub, Jerusalem
13:18 GMT

Northwestern University in Qatar has begun offering students a certificate in Middle Eastern studies.