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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 1, 2012

Eton institute
07:35 GMT

Eton institute, has joined hands with SmartLife - Adopt a Labourer, a non-profit organization to help improve the lives of blue-collar workers in Dubai.

London Business School class
07:29 GMT
(press release)

Almost a quarter of the new class enrolled on London Business School’s Executive MBA (Dubai) programme are female, the highest proportion ever seen at the School’s Dubai Centre.

The participants of the programme
07:05 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai’s Center for Management & Professional Development finished hosting a successful month-long Global Discovery Program for 32 students from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

During the visit
06:22 GMT
(press release)

Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, President of the University of Sharjah, met with a team of researchers from the University and congratulated them on their breakthrough medical discoveries.

Mr Ismail Haniya, deposed Palestinian Prime Minister and Ms Haya Khalifa Al-Nassr, QF’s Communication Director
05:34 GMT

As part of an official visit to Qatar, deposed Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniya visited Qatar Foundation for Education.

January 31, 2012

Open House reception in Virginia Commonwealth University
12:27 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar invites prospective Master of Fine Arts students to an Open House reception on Wednesday, 1 February, 2012 from 6:00 to 7:30 PM at the MFA.DESIGN studio at VCUQatar.

Students from Cambridge International School
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Four students from Cambridge International School for Girls captured first place in the 4th annual Ibtikar Qatar competition held at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar on Saturday, January 28.

During the event
08:59 GMT

Khalifa University promoted during its participation at Tawdheef 2012, Mohammed bin Zayed Graduate Studies Scholarship Program (Buhooth), which offers UAE nationals a number of benefits.

During the event
06:03 GMT

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Confucius Institute (TAG-Confucius) in cooperation with the Chinese Embassy in Amman organized a folkloric musical festival.

January 30, 2012

Romania, the 9th largest country in the European Union
08:52 GMT

As part of its ‘new’ extended Eton Institute-Plus weekend programme, the UAE’s most innovative language school is offering a free Romanian beginners course starting in February.

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of HBMeU
08:27 GMT
(press release)

Annual Congress 2012 to feature 3 roundtables, 11 workshops, 160 research papers including 22 papers from the UAE.

Qatar Foundation
06:00 GMT

A majority of Arabs claim to have confidence in Bahrain’s government to carry out promised reforms in the wake of protests in the Gulf Kingdom in 2011.

The mummy where the oldest case of cancer prostate in ancient Egypt was detected
05:56 GMT

An international research team in Lisbon, Portugal has diagnosed the oldest case of prostate cancer in ancient Egypt and the second oldest case in the world.

January 29, 2012

The design teams were charged with developing innovative and unique design concepts for each suiteof the Sheraton’s GCC State Rooms that integrated principles of sustainability in their design process
12:43 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar hosted a reception for the Sheraton Student Design Competition on Saturday, 28 January 2012, at the Sheraton, where participating teams presented their final design proposals.

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development
12:09 GMT

A groundbreaking international student affairs conference will take place for the first time in Doha this week.