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The United Nations figures point to 136,717 refugees registered with the organisation in Egypt.
January 29, 2015 - 15:59 GMT
Textual and visual representations of the Syrian refugee crisis have flooded international media outlets and the press releases of aid organisations since the Syrian uprising first erupted on March 2011.

January 29, 2015

VIVA classrooms opening
05:00 GMT
(press release)

VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, inaugurated five new classrooms as part of the collaboration agreement the company signed with Kuwait University (KU) for the students of the KU’s College of Engineering and Petroleum.

The jobs will span the entire spectrum of the Abu Dhabi-based airline’s operations.
04:55 GMT

Etihad Airways will offer jobs to more than 6,000 UAE nationals over the next five years as part of its UAE national development strategy, the airline said.

January 28, 2015

المدرسة السويسرية الدولية العلمية
07:31 GMT

- أول مدرسة خاصة بدولة الإمارات تقدم مناهج تعليمية متعددة اللغات من خلال شهادة البكالوريا الدولية وشهادة ماتورا السويسرية - المناهج مصممة لتشجيع الطلاب على الالتحاق بالمجالات العلمية بما يساعد في بناء القدرات الطبية بدولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة - تعتمد المدرسة حلول الطاقة المتجددة، وتوظف أفضل التقنيات السويسرية في هذا المجال، ما يوفر بيئة صحية ومريحة للطلاب

During the event
05:35 GMT

Abu Dhabi University celebrated on Monday 26th January the graduation of 1543 undergraduate and postgraduate students of its ninth graduating class.

Students on a site visit to Aspire Zone Foundation during Qatar Career Fair’s Winter Career Camp 2015
04:54 GMT

Qatar Career Fair (QCF), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), has launched its first Winter Career Camp at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC).

January 27, 2015

During the event
12:37 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai said it is expecting an increase in demand for legal experts in Dubai with the surge in business and trade activities in the emirate.

Noting that there are currently 119,000 engineers in the Kingdom, which makes one in every 65 Jordanians an engineer.
04:55 GMT

The ratio of engineers to the population in Jordan is among the highest globally, Jordan Engineers Association (JEA) President Abdullah Obeidat said in a statement released Sunday.

January 26, 2015

During the event
11:32 GMT

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar hosted its third national Hackathon over the weekend, challenging university students to use their innovative programming skills to create novel digital applications.

January 25, 2015

Dr. Abdullah Al-Arian, presenting a reading from his book
11:23 GMT

Georgetown University in Qatar Professor of History, Dr. Abdullah Al-Arian, presented a reading from his book, "Answering the Call: Popular Islamic Activism in Sadat's Egypt".

During the event
06:41 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) recently honored the distinguished members of its faculty and administrative staff who have completed three and five years of service with the university.

Pictured after the signing of the MoU are, from left, Professor Pierre Magistretti, President, International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) and Dr. Hilal A. Lashuel, Executive Director, Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI)
05:24 GMT

Qatar Foundation Research and Development’s Qatar Biomedical Research Institute and the International Brain Research Organization have established the IBRO-Middle East/North Africa sub-regional headquarters in Qatar.

Kuwait’s government has announced that it will launch a crackdown on illegal residents, which is expected to lead to the arrest of more than 100,000 residents currently living in the country.
04:55 GMT

The crackdown will be the largest operation ever, conducted by the authorities in Kuwait, an official said.

January 22, 2015

He blamed the private sector for employing unskilled expatriates just because they are cheap hands.
17:40 GMT

About 2.5 million expatriates are either illiterate or have little or no education at all, Makkah Arabic daily reported on Wednesday.

During the forum
11:01 GMT
(press release)

Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Obaid bin Suhail Al Maktoum, ‘The Chairman’s Vision Business Forum’ was organized on January 20, 2015, by Development Information at Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai.

During the event
07:00 GMT

Georgetown University in Qatar is celebrating its Ten Year Anniversary with a special two day conference titled “Scapes of Power: A Critical Appraisal” featuring prominent scholars and academics from across the world.