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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.

March 3, 2014

Saudi Arabia deported most of its construction sector workers under its Saudization policies (File Archive)
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Saudi Arabian contractors are calling on their Egyptian counterparts to overcome their worker shortages, according to reports this week.

During the event
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(press release)

The 2014 HBMSU Annual Congress commenced today (March 3, 2014) under the theme “Leading Transformation to Sustainable Excellence.”

During the Policy and Program Evaluation workshop
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Under the Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies (QFIS), a college of Hamad Bin Khalifa University, the Public Policy in Islam Programme recently held a ‘Policy and Program Evaluation’ workshop.

March 2, 2014

Qasr al Hosn Festival 2014
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(press release)

Student delegates of ALHOSN University were praised by participants and visitors to the Qasr al Hosn Festival at Abu Dhabi’s historic ‘Qasr al Hosn’ fort.

Qatar Foundation
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Qatar Academy Sidra (QA Sidra) celebrated its second annual National Sport Day last week as part of an ongoing effort to engage and inform its students about the benefits of exercise and healthy living.

February 26, 2014

Mr. Al-Kuwari leads renewable energy discussion at GU-Q
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The Georgetown University in Qatar hosted Mr. Omran Al-Kuwari, co-Founder and CEO of GreenGulf, for a focused discussion lecture on renewable energy.

Students listening to an information session by Supreme Education Council
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Qatar Career Fair (QCF) opened its doors to hundreds of Qatari high school students from across Qatar this week, giving them the opportunity to tour the fair and learn more about the available support in choosing and developing a career.

Abu Dhabi University
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Around 600 prospective 11th and 12th graders from about 15 high schools in Abu Dhabi will attend Abu Dhabi University’s annual Open Day today (Wednesday).

February 24, 2014

Mr Aida Abu-Ras, Senior program Specialist
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The Doha Family International institute participated in a special Session Organized by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation and the UNDP Regional Bureau for Arab States Regional Centre in Cairo.

GU-Q's Dr. Ibrahim Sharqieh
05:25 GMT

A Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) faculty member has been tapped to receive the George Mason University (GMU) School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (S-CAR) Distinguished Alumni Award.

February 23, 2014

HBMeU Annual Congress 2014
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(press release)

Today, Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU) has officially announced the launch of the 2014 HBMeU Congress during a press conference held at HBMeU’s campus in Dubai Academic City.

Abu Dhabi University
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More than 100 high school and university students competed yesterday (Saturday) for the first three places in the “2014 National Mathematics Competition” on Abu Dhabi University’s Al Ain Campus.

Qatar’s environmental news website
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Students enrolled in the advanced online storytelling course at Northwestern University in Qatar are launching a multimedia news website, www.qatarvironment.org, which investigates Qatar’s environmental issues.

During the event
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The Doha International Family Institute (DIFI), Executive Director, Noor Al Jehani, called for policy changes in the Arab world in order to strengthen rather than undermine the family unit.

February 19, 2014

During the launching
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The American University in Cairo (AUC) announced today, in a press conference held on Tahrir Square campus, the official launch of the first University-based incubator in Egypt, the AUC Venture Lab (V-Lab).