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The new law is supposed to ensure in part that workers are not victims of corrupt-or inactive-recruitment agencies (File Archive)
April 21, 2014 - 12:00 GMT
Bahrain has recently passed a new law to regulate labor recruitment in the Gulf country. The new regulations aim to "safeguard the rights of skilled and semi-skilled expatriates," say authorities.

November 10, 2013

Qatar Foundation
07:59 GMT

Two of the world’s leading geneticists will discuss the advancements of stem cell therapy in Doha this month during the Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference ARC’13.

During the event
07:00 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University launched new major ‘cloud’ initiatives during the one-day conference on the Cloud Campus which was held under the theme “Learning Just Got Social”.

November 7, 2013

ABU Dhabi University
09:58 GMT

In a major breakthrough that could yield extensive benefits for Abu Dhabi’s business community, the College of Business Administration (COBA) at Abu Dhabi University has received a research grant worth US$208,500 from Simio LLC.

November 6, 2013

Dubai hosted the Global Entrepreneur Summit last December. Speakers and panels focused on women entrepreneurship in the region (Courtesy of Trade and Export Middle East)
08:15 GMT

The 15th annual Women's exhibition, designed as a platform for female entrepreneurs across the region, is scheduled to take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from December 11-14th.

November 5, 2013

Mr. Yousef Noman Al Shamari, Head of Occupational Health at Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Executive Directorate at Qatar Foundation
04:44 GMT

Leading experts from the sustainability industry gathered for the Qatar Green Building Council’s seminar titled ‘Healthy Buildings for Healthy People’ to discuss the health effects associated with poor indoor air quality.

November 4, 2013

Kate terry a thread insallation
10:39 GMT

The Gallery at Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar is pleased to present ‘Open Forms’, by acclaimed Britistartist Kate Terry

During the event
07:34 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai will host the 3rd Principles for Responsible Management Education MENA Regional Forum on 10th and 11th of November 2013.

Qatar Foundation
04:29 GMT

With the support of Qatar Foundation, students have attained exemplary results in their postgraduate studies, placing them at the forefront of scientific discovery and enhancing the country’s research culture.

October 31, 2013

Jonathan Cartmell at the launch of the Tawjeeh program
04:50 GMT

Georgetown University Qatar announces the launch of the first mentor training session for local alumni taking part in Tawjeeh, a new mentorship program.

Amna Al Zeyera wins first place at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing conference
04:32 GMT
(press release)

Amna AlZeyara, a computer science student at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, has won first place in the undergraduate research competition at the 2013 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women.

October 30, 2013

During the event
07:55 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University honored 76 of its top learners for the Fall and Spring 2012-2013 semesters.

Tricia Ng, Qatar Music Academy Student
04:51 GMT

Qatar Music Academy held a joint press conference with Occidental Petroleum of Qatar in recognition of Oxy Qatar’s generous sponsorship of its music education activities within the local community.

Mayan Sabry
04:40 GMT

Mayan Sabry, who graduated with a bachelor’s in chemistry from The American University in Cairo (AUC) last spring, has introduced mechanisms by which forged art may be identified.

October 29, 2013

During event
12:05 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University, a leading Abu Dhabi-based university dedicated to high-quality, value-based education, has announced that its latest programs and services and multinational educator profiles will all feature at NAJAH 2013.

Northwestern University in Qatar
05:25 GMT
(press release)

Northwestern University in Qatar announced today an open symposium, to be held on November 19 under the theme “Big Data, Smart Media? Connecting Content, Audience and Information.”