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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.

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DP World Chairman HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and the Albanian Prime Minister HE Edi Rama during their meeting in Tirana, Albania
11:35 GMT

DP World Chairman, HE Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem has met the Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, to discuss areas of future cooperation and to strengthen the existing warm relations between Albania and the UAE.

During the event
10:56 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has hosted Prof. Robert Sutton, Professor of Management Science and Engineering and Professor of Organizational Behavior, Stanford University.

September 22, 2014

Carnegie Mellon University students
10:38 GMT

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar welcomed 112 new students for the 2014-2015 academic year, growing from an inaugural class of 41 students in 2004 to 427 students from 40 different countries in 2014.

Qatar Foundation
08:07 GMT

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) is launching a brand new e-survey encouraging residents in Qatar to share insight into their energy and water usage at home in order to ensure a greener future.

September 21, 2014

Abu Dhabi University
11:34 GMT

Abu Dhabi University has achieved yet another academic accolade on the international higher education circuit, after having entered the ranks of Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) top 700 world university rankings of 2014 -2015.

During the event
07:07 GMT

Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference (ARC), held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, announced it is advancing on its journey towards research excellence at ARC’14.

September 17, 2014

The foundation work for the state-of-the-art school has begun at a cost of BD4.6 million ($12.2 million), it added.
16:22 GMT

The foundation work for the state-of-the-art school has begun at a cost of BD4.6 million ($12.2 million), it added.

Qatar Academy Msheireb
06:19 GMT

Qatar Academy Msheireb (QA Msheireb), opened its doors to students this month, making it the latest addition to Qatar Foundation’s increasing number of schools.

September 16, 2014

During the event
11:55 GMT
(press release)

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU), recently met with Shaima Al Zarooni, Chief Executive Officer of International Humanitarian City (IHC).

September 15, 2014

Also, the most popular university degrees for people in the UAE, according to another report from HSBC, are business and engineering, which are typically more expensive than non-vocational degrees.
21:24 GMT

International university education in the UAE is highly expensive, with the country ranking sixth globally in terms of overall costs, according to a new report from HSBC.

During the event
11:29 GMT
(press release)

University of Dubai and Dubai Chamber of Commerce have signed an agreement with Retail Pro International on September 9, 2014, to deliver a new Retail Certification Series aiming at fostering sustained retail growth in the Middle East.

September 14, 2014

During the event
07:44 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development is this month hosting a captivating calligraphy exhibition titled ‘The Arabic Script’.

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar
06:51 GMT

The Gallery at Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar is pleased to present ‘100 Thoughts: Chapter 1,’ by London and Doha-based architect and urbanist Tim Makower.

September 11, 2014

Qatar National Library
06:17 GMT

Qatar National Library (QNL) continues to raise its local profile and enhance the lives of students, researchers and residents in Qatar by encouraging them to register to freely access its vast online resources.

September 10, 2014

Dr. Gerd Nonneman, the dean of GU-Q & Dr. Tarik Yousef, CEO of Silatech in the MOU signing
06:18 GMT

Students attending Education City’s Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) will soon have the opportunity to earn school credit and gain professional experience through a newly launched internship program at Silatech.