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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.

January 9, 2013

HCT Instructors Undergo SAP Training
08:37 GMT
(press release)

The Higher Colleges of Technology is set to roll out specialized graduate training in SAP’s cutting edge IT solutions at its 17 colleges across the country.

January 8, 2013

Unemployment in Jordan is continuing to creep up, in a worry sign for the economy
11:18 GMT

Unemployment in Jordan is creeping, new figures show, with 12.5 per cent of the population without work, up from 12.1 per cent in the same quater of 2011.

Saudi women will be permitted to work in shops selling female accessories, it has been announced
06:22 GMT

Saudi women will be permitted to work in shops selling female accessories as long as they are subject to the rules of Islamic Sharia, the head of the "Promote Virtue and Prevent Vice" committee has said.

Jordan has introduced a 60-day grace period for undocumented guest workers to renew their papers
05:49 GMT

Jordan's Ministry of Labour on Monday opened a 60-day grace period for guest workers in the Kingdom who need to rectify their legal status.

January 7, 2013

Eton Institute
09:30 GMT

Eton Institute, the UAE’s largest training and development centre, in association with Sony Middle East and Africa is hosting a series of ‘Basic Photography Workshops’ in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research
06:42 GMT

Khalifa University announced its new EHS Policy Statement today, which states the commitment of the University to EHS initiatives that benefit all of the people who work, study, or visit its campuses.

January 6, 2013

During the training
09:11 GMT

The Higher Colleges of Technology in Dubai organized recently 50 training offerings for its management, faculty and staff during the training and professional development week Pick’n Mix .

04:40 GMT
(press release)

INSEAD issued a report on its most recent research conducted under its Innovation & Policy Initiative.

January 3, 2013

Qatar Foundation
09:37 GMT

The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) will be holding an informative and engaging seminar called Principles of Bioethics at the Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies on January 5.

Eton Institute
08:27 GMT

The start of the New Year is the perfect time for Business leaders and professionals to add professional development to their list of resolutions.

January 2, 2013

Qatar Foundation
05:05 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development is currently seeking to recruit over 70 Qataris for a host of exciting career opportunities.

During the event
04:29 GMT

The American University in Cairo (AUC) offered an interactive program for 160 students, aged 15, from government schools in Cairo and Upper Egypt.

December 31, 2012

UD students with Saif Ali Al Shehhi, Executive Director HR & Administration, NBC
08:32 GMT
(press release)

A team of students from University of Dubai’s College of Business Administration presented the results of a market research study on the savings behavior of UAE nationals.

Top 100 Abu Dhabi Companies
04:44 GMT

Abu Dhabi University is scheduled to host the Top 100 Abu Dhabi Companies ceremony on the 26th of January.

December 30, 2012

American University of Cairo
07:01 GMT

The American University in Cairo will launch the Executive Master of Business Administration program.