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A happy worker is a hard worker: Investing in employees means they'll do a better job (File/AFP)
August 26, 2014 - 09:09 GMT
While the UAE's GDP growth rate is above five percent, more job opportunities are emerging. This is why it is vital to keep employees happy.

February 26, 2014

Mr. Al-Kuwari leads renewable energy discussion at GU-Q
12:01 GMT

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
06:55 GMT

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
05:55 GMT

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
06:25 GMT

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
12:07 GMT
(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
07:31 GMT

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
07:24 GMT

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

During the event
05:25 GMT

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
11:25 GMT

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).

During the event
08:58 GMT

A week after launching its seventh cycle, Qatar Science Leadership Program (QSLP) concluded its first workshop for participants studying outside of Qatar.

Masdar Institute
08:41 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute announced that it will open its doors to ambitious undergraduates with a passion for innovation and the potential to become successful scientists and researchers in future energy sectors.

February 18, 2014

President of Burkina Faso during his visit to Qatar Foundation
05:38 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development hosted His Excellency Blaise Compaore, President of Burkina Faso, as part of his state visit to Qatar.

February 17, 2014

Within the UAE, most students identified Dubai as their most likely study destination (File Archive)
13:00 GMT

UAE is ranked the fourth most attractive education destination in the world for students looking to pursue their studies abroad.

The FORSA project has provided mentoring training to upcoming entrepreneurs in the MENA region and beyond (For Illustrative Purposes/File Archive)
11:00 GMT

A new report suggests that 38 percent of entrepreneurs in Jordan are women, exceeding the international average rate of 33 percent.