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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.

November 19, 2014

Qatar Foundation
06:11 GMT

Delegates from the second annual American Institute of Architects (AIA) Middle East Conference received a guided tour of Education City on Saturday.

November 17, 2014

Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference
06:07 GMT

Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference (ARC’14) will host keynote lectures, powerful debates, and presentations relating to Qatar’s most pressing research priorities on the second day of the annual flagship event in Doha.

Dana Al Anzy
05:26 GMT

Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) student Dana Al Anzy stepped onto the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, becoming the first Qatari woman to reach the summit of the world’s tallest free-standing mountain.

The UAE is a thriving export market for fake goods, usually exported from other parts of the world and shipped on other countries.
04:55 GMT

The Dubai index of intellectual property rights will monitor the level of intellectual property rights protection in the emirate.

November 16, 2014

Annual Research Conference
10:25 GMT

Qatar National Library (QNL), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), will participate in the upcoming Annual Research Conference (ARC’14).

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar
07:09 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar’s Community and Outreach Program is pleased to announce a partnership with IAID.

November 13, 2014

Nasif Kayed, Managing Director of the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding
05:26 GMT

The 6th Annual Emiratisation Forum has officially closed in Abu Dhabi after a second day of expert speakers shared their insights into the experiences and best practices of different organisations working with Emiratisation.

November 12, 2014

Mr. Justin Gengler during delivering the lecture in GUQ
07:41 GMT

Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar hosted Justin Gengler, research program manager and senior researcher at the Social and Economic Survey Research Institute of Qatar University, for a public lecture titled "Studying Public Opinion in Qatar".

November 11, 2014

Children and families taking part in activities at the Qatar Brazil cultural event jointly hosted by Qatar Foundation and Qatar National Library
06:09 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) and its member Qatar National Library (QNL) jointly hosted an event to celebrate the ‘Qatar – Brazil 2014’ Year of Culture.

November 10, 2014

Serine El Salhat, HBMSU’s International Cooperation & Corporate Communication, Assistant Chancellor, and Prof. Arnaud Raynouard, UPD’s Vice President for International Affairs, during the signing of the MoU
09:31 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University and Paris Dauphine University, a renowned French public research and higher education institution, have entered into a landmark agreement to extend cooperation in Islamic Finance education and training.

World Science Day
08:23 GMT
(press release)

In celebration of UNESCO’s World Science Day for Peace and Development, GEMS Wellington Academy, Al Khail, held a parent engagement session to discuss the various science initiatives piloted by students and teachers.

The audience at the 5th Intel Science Competition Arab World 2014 in Doha
06:02 GMT

The 5th Intel Science Competition Arab World 2014 opened today (Sunday) at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) in the Qatari capital Doha.

November 9, 2014

During the signing
11:52 GMT

Georgetown students in Education City will soon be taking an increasingly active role in raising awareness about the international conventions prohibiting nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons, with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between The National Committee for the Prohibition of Weapons in the Qatari Ministry of Defense, and Georgetown University in Qatar.

Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference
06:08 GMT

Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference (ARC’14), has announced the ARC’14 agenda to address Qatar’s Cyber Security Grand Challenge, focusing on computing innovations to protect Qatar’s cyber infrastructure.

November 5, 2014

Qatar Foundation
06:02 GMT

Qatar Foundation (QF) and its member the Qatar National Library (QNL) will this week jointly organise a special event of culture and family entertainment celebrating the year-long ‘Qatar–Brazil 2014’ festival.