Education, Training & Recruitment

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In Egypt, there is less emphasis on vocational education which is usually frowned upon by society as far interior to university learning.
January 18, 2015 - 04:55 GMT
Education in Egypt has been further dented by the unrest that has engulfed the country since the start of the Arab Spring in January 2011.

December 30, 2014

Participants meet representatives of Qatari and international schools at Qatar Foundation and ISS’s Doha International Recruitment Fair
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Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) has held its first teacher recruitment fair to promote professional opportunities at educational institutions in Qatar and across the region.

December 29, 2014

During the event
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(press release)

During its first regular meeting for the Academic Year 2014-2015, the Board of Governors of the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) discussed the new system for the national classification of higher education institutions in the UAE.

December 28, 2014

During the visit
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(press release)

H.E. Hussein Al Hammadi, UAE Minister of Education, has recently been briefed on the qualitative initiatives undertaken by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) to enrich the knowledge and entrench the culture of creativity, innovation and scientific research through ‘Smart Learning.’

December 22, 2014

The lines get blurred for many workers who might be out of the office for the holidays but are very much on call or online and staying on the grind from a different location. (Photo: woman working outdoors, Shutterstock)
09:57 GMT

Up to 86.5 per cent of employees in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region say they continue working even during holidays, according to a new survey by job site

December 21, 2014

During the event
06:09 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has concluded a participatory and interactive meeting held recently at its Dubai Academic City campus.

Qatar Academy Al Wakra students singing patriotic songs during their National Day celebrations
05:44 GMT

Qatar Foundation (QF) Academies have taken part in National Day celebrations by hosting traditional and educational activities to commemorate Qatar’s culture and legacy.

December 19, 2014

According to the report, there were 998,100 government employees in the Kingdom consisting of 991,000 Saudi men and women.
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A total of 5,298 expatriate government employees were sacked in 2011 while 4,380 Saudi female government employees left their jobs in the same year, a study revealed.

December 18, 2014

Ayesha Memon
09:33 GMT
(press release)

As GEMS students around the UAE begin to find out about the 2014 H.H Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Cambridge Outstanding Learner Awards, one student at Our Own English High School, Fujairah is on top of the world with the news she has received.

December 17, 2014

His Excellency Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport; H.E. Ali Sharif Al Emadi, Minister of Finance; and Engineer Saad Ebrahim Al Muhannadi, President of Qatar Foundation, pictured right, being briefed on activities at QF’s tent at the Darb El-Saai National Day celebrations
05:51 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education welcomed a Ministerial delegation that acknowledged QF’s leading role in supporting the community, during the current National Day celebrations.

December 16, 2014

Sixth edition of Best of the Best singing competition
10:55 GMT
(press release)

GEMS Education, the world’s leading provider of quality education, announced the winner of its sixth edition of Best of the Best singing competition.

December 15, 2014

A young student recording an interview in the Qatar Foundation tent at Darb El-Saai
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Al Shaqab Equestrian Centre’s Qatar National Day activities, part of Qatar Foundation tent at Darb El-Saai, are enabling visitors to explore the world of horses, and helping to honour a tradition that is deeply rooted in Qatari heritage.

December 14, 2014

Qatar Foundation
10:02 GMT

Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), a member of Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QF R&D), has hosted its fourth Research Outcome Seminar at Education City in Doha.

Dr. Eesa M. Bastaki, President of the University of Dubai
09:00 GMT
(press release)

In today’s highly competitive world, big data holds the key to big success in every conceivable field. With the enormous amount of data currently available, better data analysis has become more critical than ever before.

December 11, 2014

Children playing games promoting sustainability in the Qatar Foundation tent
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Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development’s (QF) tent at Darb El-Saai is proving to be overwhelmingly popular during the ongoing National Day celebrations.

December 10, 2014

The scholarships have been granted for the Introduction to Clinical Research Training programme (ICRT).
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The Dubai Health Authority’s (DHA) Medical Education Department, in association with Harvard Medical School, has granted 15 scholarships to DHA medical professionals.