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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.

June 11, 2014

Georgetown University in Qatar
13:41 GMT

Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) was awarded three research grants by the Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) during the 6th annual QNRF Forum held at the Qatar National Convention Centre recently.

During the event
09:51 GMT

QATAR NATIONAL LIBRARY teamed up with the World Digital Library (WDL) to host the 2014 WDL Arab Peninsula Regional Group Symposium.

June 10, 2014

University of Dubai
09:37 GMT
(press release)

University of Dubai, announced its decision to grant lucrative offers, including full scholarships and discounts for its new students.

June 9, 2014

Qatar Foundation
07:44 GMT

The Office of Education Training and Development (OETD) of Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QFR&D) has announced a new educational initiative to encourage students to pursue a career in science.

June 8, 2014

During the meeting
13:19 GMT
(press release)

The National Human Resources Development Committee in the Banking Sector (HRDC-BS) is geared up for a more dynamic work and achievement - supported by a scientific approach and international criteria - to strengthen the national competencies and expertise of Emiratis in order to attain senior management and supervisory positions across the financial and banking sector.

During the event
12:35 GMT

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Clinical Care Improvement Training Program (CCITP) has recently graduated teams of physicians who have completed their quality improvement projects from the program’s sixth cycle.

TWM Master Plan
12:12 GMT

In line with the remarkable efforts of The Wave, Muscat, Oman’s lifestyle destination, to offer world-class facilities and services to its residents, The Wave, Muscat will welcome the first nursery school to open in September 2014.

June 5, 2014

Anas Al Bastami with the ‘Unified Solar’ team that was awarded two grand prizes at the seventh annual MIT Clean Energy Prize Competition
05:59 GMT

Anas Al Bastami, a member of the Qatar Science Leadership Program (QSLP), recently joined a team of outstanding postgraduate students at the prestigious US-based Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

June 3, 2014

LinkedIn was also able to track the leading source countries for talent coming into the UAE and the countries to which talent was migrating, as well as the UAE industry sectors that gained the most
17:48 GMT

The UAE has attracted more professional talent as a percentage of its workforce than countries such as Canada, Brazil, Switzerland, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, India, Singapore and Australia.

Living Learning Laboratory
08:24 GMT

Architectural engineering students at The American University in Cairo (AUC) will be designing and building a small-scale model greenhouse next year.

June 2, 2014

During the event
06:04 GMT

THE QATAR Foundation for Education, National Sports Day 2014, which drew a crowd of nearly 14,000 people earlier this year, has been honoured for hosting the ‘Best Sporting Event’ in the Middle East.

June 1, 2014

With its focus on education and vocational training, the delegation met officials of Omani universities, training institutes and businessmen
10:07 GMT

An Austrian delegation recently visited Oman with the aim of exploring possible tie-ups in the education sector.

During the event
06:28 GMT
(press release)

A renowned senior scientist and technologist from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), delivered a unique lecture on the emergence of new technology innovations, at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University Campus.

Mr. Hassan Mohammed Al Hammadi, Executive Director of QF Human Resources with Mr. Soud Abdulaziz Al-Tamimi, HBKU VP Operations, Hamad Bin Khalifa University
05:47 GMT

Executives from Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development recently completed the latest edition of the Senior Management Leadership Development Programme.

May 29, 2014

Eton Institute
08:33 GMT

Eton Institute is aiming to support children's education, fight poverty and raise awareness of breast cancer this summer through their 'Summer for Change' initiative.