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The current outlook in Lebanon, on a security and economic level, has left many students uncertain about the future.
September 4, 2014 - 16:04 GMT
Last year’s strikes over a proposed 6 percent hike in tuition fees dominated headlines as thousands of students occupied the campus in protests. It seems as though this year may be similar.

February 18, 2013

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.

Khalifa University’s Board of Trustees Meeting
04:59 GMT

Khalifa University held a meeting on Thursday, 14th February for its Board of Trustees at the University’s Abu Dhabi campus.

QF Radio
04:58 GMT

Qatar Foundation plans to air its revamped radio station for the first time tomorrow, 17 February.

Egypt’s unemployment rate saw a slight rise of 0.5 percent quarter on quarter in Q4 of 2012, new figures show
03:35 GMT

Egypt’s unemployment rate saw a slight rise of 0.5 percent quarter on quarter in Q4 of 2012, reaching 13 percent of the country’s total labour force, state statistical body CAPMAS reported Saturday.

February 14, 2013

Lebanon's Prime Minister, Najib Mikati, will send proposed pay rises for public sector workers to parliament next week
10:33 GMT

Lebanon's Prime Minister, Najib Mikati, intends to send the controversial salary scale package to Parliament for approval next week as the Union Coordination Committee prepares to stage an open-ended strike on Feb. 19 if the Cabinet fails to give them higher wages.

February 13, 2013

During the event
09:42 GMT
(press release)

A team of students from the University of Dubai (UD) earned second place in the 2nd annual Unilever Idea Trophy after presenting their marketing idea for the company’s Lipton Chai Latte.

During the event
08:21 GMT

Khalifa University held its second annual Leadership Day event on February 12th at the Officer’s Club in Abu Dhabi.

Qatar Foundation
04:57 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development rejoiced by hosting family-friendly sports competitions and events for its staff, students, faculty and members of the public.

February 12, 2013

Fathy Saoud, Mr Robert Harding and Mrs Mary Jo Haddad
04:50 GMT

Qatar Foundation is contributing to the advancement of pediatric care to improve the lives of families in Qatar.

February 11, 2013

Bidayaat Spring Semester
08:24 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai is currently accepting new students for its Spring Semester that begins on February 17 and the university plans to welcome the news students with its orientation program, Bidayaat.