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Egyptian workers can increasingly be seen scattered across the Levant and the Gulf (Image of 'Egyptian' working the gas station beat, courtesy of hurriyetdailynews).
December 22, 2014 - 16:39 GMT
Approximately 592,000 workers signed contracts to work abroad between January and November 2014, with over 400,000 of those signed between March and November, the Ministry of Manpower and Immigration revealed Sunday.

June 10, 2014

University of Dubai
09:37 GMT
(press release)

University of Dubai, announced its decision to grant lucrative offers, including full scholarships and discounts for its new students.

June 9, 2014

Qatar Foundation
07:44 GMT

The Office of Education Training and Development (OETD) of Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QFR&D) has announced a new educational initiative to encourage students to pursue a career in science.

June 8, 2014

During the meeting
13:19 GMT
(press release)

The National Human Resources Development Committee in the Banking Sector (HRDC-BS) is geared up for a more dynamic work and achievement - supported by a scientific approach and international criteria - to strengthen the national competencies and expertise of Emiratis in order to attain senior management and supervisory positions across the financial and banking sector.

During the event
12:35 GMT

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Clinical Care Improvement Training Program (CCITP) has recently graduated teams of physicians who have completed their quality improvement projects from the program’s sixth cycle.

TWM Master Plan
12:12 GMT

In line with the remarkable efforts of The Wave, Muscat, Oman’s lifestyle destination, to offer world-class facilities and services to its residents, The Wave, Muscat will welcome the first nursery school to open in September 2014.

June 5, 2014

Anas Al Bastami with the ‘Unified Solar’ team that was awarded two grand prizes at the seventh annual MIT Clean Energy Prize Competition
05:59 GMT

Anas Al Bastami, a member of the Qatar Science Leadership Program (QSLP), recently joined a team of outstanding postgraduate students at the prestigious US-based Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

June 3, 2014

LinkedIn was also able to track the leading source countries for talent coming into the UAE and the countries to which talent was migrating, as well as the UAE industry sectors that gained the most
17:48 GMT

The UAE has attracted more professional talent as a percentage of its workforce than countries such as Canada, Brazil, Switzerland, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, India, Singapore and Australia.

Living Learning Laboratory
08:24 GMT

Architectural engineering students at The American University in Cairo (AUC) will be designing and building a small-scale model greenhouse next year.

June 2, 2014

During the event
06:04 GMT

THE QATAR Foundation for Education, National Sports Day 2014, which drew a crowd of nearly 14,000 people earlier this year, has been honoured for hosting the ‘Best Sporting Event’ in the Middle East.

June 1, 2014

With its focus on education and vocational training, the delegation met officials of Omani universities, training institutes and businessmen
10:07 GMT

An Austrian delegation recently visited Oman with the aim of exploring possible tie-ups in the education sector.

During the event
06:28 GMT
(press release)

A renowned senior scientist and technologist from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), delivered a unique lecture on the emergence of new technology innovations, at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University Campus.

Mr. Hassan Mohammed Al Hammadi, Executive Director of QF Human Resources with Mr. Soud Abdulaziz Al-Tamimi, HBKU VP Operations, Hamad Bin Khalifa University
05:47 GMT

Executives from Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development recently completed the latest edition of the Senior Management Leadership Development Programme.

May 29, 2014

Eton Institute
08:33 GMT

Eton Institute is aiming to support children's education, fight poverty and raise awareness of breast cancer this summer through their 'Summer for Change' initiative.

May 28, 2014

Greenbox has purchased the centerpiece of the exhibition, entitled The Question, which was created by Al-Othman with the intent to provoke personal engagement.
19:38 GMT

The Greenbox Museum displays its art collection by Saudi Arabian artists in a single space in Amsterdam, in a similar way to the methods of display found in the earliest museums in Europ

Under Jordanian labour laws, an unlicensed change of activity is considered a violation of the law, and the number of Egyptian workers in violation of the law is unofficially estimated to be between 750,000 and one million workers.
05:59 GMT

Until now they have not been deported despite the decision having been made in the hopes that their affairs can be reconciled and the problem solved by paying the fine.