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Companies in the region are struggling to identify future leaders and lacking strong and deep leadership pipelines,
December 16, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Businesses and organisations in the Middle are failing to create professionals equipped with the necessary skills to head industry.

December 18, 2014

Ayesha Memon
09:33 GMT
(press release)

As GEMS students around the UAE begin to find out about the 2014 H.H Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Cambridge Outstanding Learner Awards, one student at Our Own English High School, Fujairah is on top of the world with the news she has received.

December 17, 2014

His Excellency Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport; H.E. Ali Sharif Al Emadi, Minister of Finance; and Engineer Saad Ebrahim Al Muhannadi, President of Qatar Foundation, pictured right, being briefed on activities at QF’s tent at the Darb El-Saai National Day celebrations
05:51 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education welcomed a Ministerial delegation that acknowledged QF’s leading role in supporting the community, during the current National Day celebrations.

December 16, 2014

Sixth edition of Best of the Best singing competition
10:55 GMT
(press release)

GEMS Education, the world’s leading provider of quality education, announced the winner of its sixth edition of Best of the Best singing competition.

December 15, 2014

A young student recording an interview in the Qatar Foundation tent at Darb El-Saai
05:41 GMT

Al Shaqab Equestrian Centre’s Qatar National Day activities, part of Qatar Foundation tent at Darb El-Saai, are enabling visitors to explore the world of horses, and helping to honour a tradition that is deeply rooted in Qatari heritage.

December 14, 2014

Qatar Foundation
10:02 GMT

Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), a member of Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QF R&D), has hosted its fourth Research Outcome Seminar at Education City in Doha.

Dr. Eesa M. Bastaki, President of the University of Dubai
09:00 GMT
(press release)

In today’s highly competitive world, big data holds the key to big success in every conceivable field. With the enormous amount of data currently available, better data analysis has become more critical than ever before.

December 11, 2014

Children playing games promoting sustainability in the Qatar Foundation tent
06:17 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development’s (QF) tent at Darb El-Saai is proving to be overwhelmingly popular during the ongoing National Day celebrations.

December 10, 2014

The scholarships have been granted for the Introduction to Clinical Research Training programme (ICRT).
19:27 GMT

The Dubai Health Authority’s (DHA) Medical Education Department, in association with Harvard Medical School, has granted 15 scholarships to DHA medical professionals.

Abu Dhabi University
10:29 GMT

Design, planning and construction of sustainable cities are some of the many topics that will be discussed by experts during the launch of Abu Dhabi University’s “1st International Conference of the CIB Middle East and North Africa Research Network”.

During the visit
05:50 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) hosted His Excellency the Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano during a visit to Qatar.

December 9, 2014

The Shoura Council also declared this year that Arabic be used as the lingua franca in international conferences and official forums inside the Kingdom.
18:18 GMT

The Ministry of Education ordered the closure of 17 international schools and issued warnings to 32 others last year for violating local laws.

Kuwait has been ranked last in the list of best countries in the world for expatriates to live and work, based on a report titled ‘Expats Insider Survey 2014'.
15:05 GMT

Kuwait was placed in 61st position internationally after Qatar, Greece and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

University of Dubai
07:50 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai announced today that its Human Resources Management Major at Faculty of Business Administration received the high profile certification by the Society for Human Resources Management.

During the visit
05:58 GMT

His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Prime Minister and Interior Minister, visited the tent of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) at the Darb El-Saai grounds.

Dr. John O'Brien Carnegie Mellon Qatar's associate dean
05:43 GMT

John O’Brien has been named associate dean at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar.