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Establishing security firms is not entirely regulated by specific laws, while their personnel have no legal authority.
November 2, 2014 - 05:55 GMT
Recent clashes between students and private security guards at a number of Egyptian universities have raised questions about the latter's growing role in the country

October 5, 2014

Nikon School is a global initiative by Nikon consisting of educational photography classes that aims to enhance the creative and technical skills of photographers
08:54 GMT

The Nikon School initiative from Nikon Middle East at the recently concluded GITEX Shopper 2014 has been a hit among the youth, with students from over 15 schools, including Cambridge International School Dubai, attending sessions to learn more about DSLR photography.

During the event
05:26 GMT
(press release)

University of Dubai (UD) and Thunderbird School of Global Management launched on September 23, 2014, a unique training program for managers in the Department of Economic Development (DED).

October 2, 2014

Best of the Best winner 2013
08:57 GMT
(press release)

GEMS Education, the world’s leading provider of quality education, is calling on budding young singers across the UAE to take part in its sixth edition of the Best of the Best singing competition.

Qatar National Library
06:25 GMT

Qatar National Library, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, organised a successful series of events and training sessions for members of the public throughout last month.

October 1, 2014

During the event
09:19 GMT
(press release)

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University delivered a lecture titled ‘The Positive Energy and its Role in Institutional Leadership’ in which he highlighted the impact of positive energy on institutional performance.

06:15 GMT

Qatar MICE Development Institute (QMDI), a joint venture with Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), will manage Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference (ARC'14) for the fourth year running.

September 30, 2014

Crista Crittenden, visiting assistant professor of psychology at Carnegie Mellon University
11:12 GMT

New research led by Crista Crittenden, visiting assistant professor of psychology at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, will for the first time show the impact of social integration on pulmonary function and aims to improve lung capacity among Qatar’s elderly population.

Abu Dhabi University
06:17 GMT

Abu Dhabi University is well on its way to participate in the development of national cadres in the much-revered field of judicial and law practitioners that corresponds with the needs of the policy agenda of Abu Dhabi’s Government and its Economic Vision 2030.

September 29, 2014

What is really alarming is the fact that currently 63 percent of Saudi students are enrolled in majors unsuitable for the needs of the labor market.
04:55 GMT

Only nine percent of high school graduates have taken up technical and vocational programs in the Kingdom compared with 41 percent in OECD member countries and 37 percent in Turkey

September 28, 2014

Qatar Foundation
07:50 GMT

Qatar National Library is encouraging children of all ages to unlock their potential by reading, through offering free training programmes on the Scholastic children’s databases.

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU)
05:50 GMT
(press release)

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization has announced the appointment of Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, as the newest member of the governing board of the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education.

September 24, 2014

During the event
06:28 GMT

Qatar Foundation has selected the Qatar Mobility Innovations Center’s (QMIC) Hawa’ak Environment Monitoring System as part of its vision to establish a smart environmentally-friendly campus at Education City.

September 23, 2014

DP World Chairman HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and the Albanian Prime Minister HE Edi Rama during their meeting in Tirana, Albania
11:35 GMT

DP World Chairman, HE Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem has met the Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, to discuss areas of future cooperation and to strengthen the existing warm relations between Albania and the UAE.

During the event
10:56 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has hosted Prof. Robert Sutton, Professor of Management Science and Engineering and Professor of Organizational Behavior, Stanford University.

September 22, 2014

Carnegie Mellon University students
10:38 GMT

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar welcomed 112 new students for the 2014-2015 academic year, growing from an inaugural class of 41 students in 2004 to 427 students from 40 different countries in 2014.