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.

February 20, 2013

The Palestinian Authority announced on Tuesday that it will pay January's waged within the next two days
12:52 GMT

The Palestinian Authority announced on Tuesday that it will pay its employees part of the January salary in the next two days, according to a cabinet statement issued after its weekly meeting.

Jordan has created 8,800 jobs in just ten days to help ease unemployment in the Kingdom
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Around 8,800 jobs have been secured within 10 days under the National Employment Campaign launched last month, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

Job creation isn't the government's job alone, the country's industry minster claimed on Tuesday
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Employment opportunities for Egypt's young cadres should fall to country's private sector as well as government, Industry Minister Hatem Salah said in a conference on Tuesday.

February 19, 2013

HBMeU new learners
09:14 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University commenced on Sunday, February 17, 2013 its orientation week for the Spring Semester of 2012-2013 academic year.

Abu Dhabi University
08:58 GMT

Abu Dhabi University is scheduled to host a MENA conference entitled “Empowering the Next Generation of Leaders” from 14-16 of April 2013.

Finn Kydland, Carnegie Mellon alumnus and Nobel Laureate
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Carnegie Mellon alumnus and Nobel Laureate, during the Richard M. Cyert Distinguished Lecture Series in Business Management at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar.

National Sport Day
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On the occasion of National Sport Day, Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development organised a friendly T-20 cricket match between RasGas and Qatar Foundation Cricket Club.

February 18, 2013

Lebanon's long-running debacle over public sector pay rises is facing yet more delays
10:56 GMT

The long-running debacle in Lebanon over public sector pay increases could be postponed, according to sources close to the story.

Nahyan bin Mubarak visiting stand
08:54 GMT

Khalifa University is participating in IDEX 2013, taking place February 17th to the 21st at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center.

Eton Institute
07:06 GMT

Individuals and business professionals from across the region can benefit from attending John Gray’s seminar, gaining an insight into a range of relationship topics, presented on the 26th of February.

Dean Sherif Kamel Receiving his Diploma
05:49 GMT

The American University in Cairo held its midyear commencement ceremonies for 662 master’s and bachelor’s degree candidates.

QGBC Director Eng Meshal Al Shamari signs MOU with USGBC
05:05 GMT

Qatar Green Building Council and the U.S. Green Building Council have signed a memorandum of understanding which will allow for close collaboration between the two organisations.

February 17, 2013

Lebanon's Prime Minister, Najob Mikati, averted strike action by referring potential pay increase to parliament early
09:55 GMT

Lebanon's Prime Minister, Najib Mikati, agreed Friday to forward the salary scale hike to Parliament on Monday, a day earlier than planned to help avert strike action by the public employees’ union.

American University of Sharjah
05:43 GMT
(press release)

The American University of Sharjah announced the establishment of The Ahmed Seddiqi Chair in Gulf and Middle Eastern Studies through a generous gift of AED 15 million.

CS4 Qatar
05:08 GMT

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar’s outreach Qatar’s youth to not only enter this field and embrace Qatar’s National Vision 2030, but also to be a part of the field’s exciting creations.