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More than half of the UAE will be hiring over the next three months, according to a recruitment portal (Image: File)
August 31, 2014 - 08:48 GMT
The UAE is the place to job hunt! According to a leading recruitment portal, over 60 percent of the UAE's employers will be hiring over the next three months.

August 12, 2014

American University of Beirut
12:40 GMT

In the midst of the war and conflict that submerges the whole Middle East, a group of media academics, students and professionals from Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Jordan, and Palestine are meeting to counter the widespread messages of hate, division and destruction and produce digital narratives of hope and unity.

August 11, 2014

VPS aims to have an extensive network of Health Promotion Centres across the UAE and other countries within five years, it said in a statement.
23:10 GMT

The healthcare provider said that its first Health Promotion Centre will be established in the Marina Mall in Abu Dhabi by the end of 2014.

July 24, 2014

Qatar Foundation
07:05 GMT

Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), a centre of Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QF R&D), has awarded funding to two research proposals.

July 23, 2014

During the event
07:17 GMT
(press release)

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor, Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, received Dr. Saleh Bin Hamad Al-Suhaibani, Saudi Cultural Attaché in the UAE to explore the prospects of cooperation in the field of science, technology and research with leading Saudi-based universities.

Along with New York University Libraries and its partners, the AUB libraries will create the Arabic Collections Online (ACO) project, a major digitization project funded by New York University Abu Dhabi.
04:20 GMT

The AUB Libraries are widely regarded as one of the best academic libraries in the Middle East and North Africa.

July 22, 2014

The Undergraduate Research Program also offers travel grants for students who have been accepted at a conference or competition abroad.
16:11 GMT

The Undergraduate Research Program at The American University in Cairo (AUC) has successfully highlighted the talents of many undergraduate students, since its launch in 2012

On April 20, Jahangiri said that Iran’s unemployment rate had reached a critical level.
05:55 GMT

Iran must create 8.5 million new jobs in the next two years.

The regulations also illustrated that maximum wages will be applied on administrative authorities that belong to the state, economic bodies and holding companies.
04:55 GMT

Debate over the maximum has been ongoing for the past several years with speculations on the exclusion of several sectors riding during the past several months.

July 21, 2014

The report also stated that the ministry is finding it difficult to employ experienced expatriates due to the low salaries being offered to them.
03:00 GMT

The Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs has criticized the Saudization scheme of replacing expatriate employees with Saudi nationals, which has resulted in a shortage of experts in many positions.

July 16, 2014

The two sides also agreed that the age of a housemaid from India should not be less than 30.
03:28 GMT

He said the recruitment of domestic helpers from India would inject new life into the housemaids market in light of recent problems that stopped the recruitment of labor from Indonesia and the Philippines.

Speaking at a recent unofficial Lower House meeting, Interior Minister Hussein Majali said the government is working on granting these children access to certain services for humanitarian reasons.
03:04 GMT

“What they are giving us is not enough. We want full citizenship rights for our children,” Habashneh told The Jordan Times in a recent interview.

July 15, 2014

Qatar Foundation
13:37 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education and major retailer Lulu Group International have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish an online shopping portal for Qatar Foundation community members.

July 14, 2014

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor, Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University
09:36 GMT
(press release)

“Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University” has announced the launch of its “Smart Learning Best Practice Forum” for the year 2014.

Qatar Foundation
05:25 GMT

QScience.com and Qatar Medical Journal editors-in-chief are delighted to announce that Qatar Medical Journal is now indexed in PubMed Central, the world’s largest and most-used biomedical literature database.

July 13, 2014

The ranking, published by www.TopMBA.com, is unique in that it highlights the value of MBA programs based on employer demands of MBA graduates.
18:32 GMT

The rank was based on the demands of international employers for MBA graduates.