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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.

March 24, 2013

During Carnegie Mellon’s annual Professional Day
06:02 GMT
(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.

Dr Ahmed Elmagarmid of QCRI, Mr. Faisal Alsuwaidi of QF, Mr. Jeffrey Johnson of Boeing and Mr. Paul Pasquier of Boeing
05:37 GMT

Qatar Computing Research Institute and Boeing announced that they have established a joint research project.

March 20, 2013

Lebanon's Labor Minister announced a new plan on Tuesday to crackdown on child labour in the country.
07:37 GMT

Lebanon's Labor Minister, Salim Jreissati, announced a new plan on Tuesday to crackdown on child labour in the country.

During signing the memorandum
07:00 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Hamad Medical Corporation.

New pay increases for public sector workers in Lebanon will be funded by tax hikes an increase in VAT
06:33 GMT

Lebanon's long-awaited new salary scale draft law will be tied to an increase in working hours of civil servants and a tax hike on luxury goods, according to the country's State Minister.

Professor Ehab Abdelrahman working on the new devise
05:18 GMT

The American University in Cairo announced the development of a thermoacoustic heat engine to convert thermal energy into acoustic, or sound, energy, to eventually produce electricity.

March 19, 2013

During the event
09:20 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University has announced the winners of the prestigious "Feigenbaum Leadership Excellence Award 2013" during the recently concluded Virtual Executive Club Annual Event.

March 18, 2013

Qatar Foundation
09:33 GMT

Representatives from Awsaj Academy gave a presentation on 1 March at the Northwest Positive Behavior Intervention Supports conference in the US.

The Lebanese Health Minister Ali Hassan Khalil attends cabinet in September 2012 (Daily Star photo)
08:23 GMT

Lebanon's health minister Ali Hassan Khalil said that a deal could be approved by the next cabinet meeting.

March 17, 2013

During the event
08:45 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University has confirmed its first-ever participation in the Tamaiaz & Falak Tayyeb Award, an excellence-driven competition open to Emirati university seniors and fresh graduates.

Group Photo of Winners
04:51 GMT

Khalifa University announced the winners of the third Gulf Programming Contest which was held on March 13th and 14th at its Abu Dhabi campus.

During the event
04:50 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU) has recently concluded a series of meetings in Vienna, Austria and in Zurich, Switzerland.

March 14, 2013

Civil servants in Lebanon's long running pay increase dispute have protested outside Beirut's port.
13:51 GMT

Civil servants in Lebanon's long running pay increase dispute have protested outside Beirut's port.

The American University in Cairo
06:19 GMT

A recent survey by The American University in Cairo (AUC) found that AUC students that are involved in community outreach activities display a pattern of characteristics.

March 13, 2013

WGRH and QGBC sign MoU
12:16 GMT

Qatar Green Building Council and the Wyndham Grand Regency Doha Hotel have signed a memorandum of understanding to renew the hotel’s status as hospitality partner for the council in 2013.