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Buoyed by a growing population of both locals and expats, the total number of schools in the region is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4 per cent from 2013 to 2020.
July 4, 2014 - 02:09 GMT
However, the sector also faces a number of challenges such as the shortage of skilled teachers and regulation of fees that obstruct the growth of the education industry in the long term.

April 7, 2013

Masdar Institute
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced the Commission for Academic Accreditation at the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research has granted initial accreditation toits Interdisciplinary Doctoral Degree Program.

Jordan's Labour Ministry issued 475 warnings over workplace violations
09:01 GMT

Jordan's Labour Ministry issued 475 warnings over workplace violations, the minister responsible revealed yesterday.

Saudi's King has issued a grace period for illegal workers in the country
08:26 GMT

Saudi Arabia announced a three-month grace period for migrant workers facing deportation.

During the workshop
08:07 GMT

Khalifa University hosted a national workshop on nuclear research reactors in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency at its Abu Dhabi campus from April 2nd to the 4th.

Qatar Foundation
05:41 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development has made it its mission to take advantage of the pool of talent available within the local job market.

April 4, 2013

Saudi Arabia has launched a clampdown on illegal workers in a bid to create more jobs for its citizens
12:25 GMT

Saudi Arabia has launched a clampdown on illegal workers in a bid to create more jobs for its citizens.

Qatar Foundation
05:37 GMT

Hundreds of excited fans and spectators visited Qatar Foundation for Education to participate in a series of football-themed competitions.

April 3, 2013

Khalifa University
11:59 GMT

Khalifa University announced that it will be hosting a fun and informative Med-Camp this summer for UAE students in Grades 10 and 11 who are interested pursuing a career in medicine.

During the meeting
09:39 GMT
(press release)

The Board of Governors of Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University concluded its third annual meeting for the academic year 2012/2013.

Qatar Foundation
08:51 GMT

Ahmed Mohamed Kafood could not have imagined what the future would hold for him when he attended the very first Qatar Career Fair (QCF) in 2007.

April 2, 2013

Khaled Hroub, Jerusalem
13:18 GMT

Northwestern University in Qatar has begun offering students a certificate in Middle Eastern studies.

April 1, 2013

Thousands of Moroccans took to the streets to protest unemployment and economic reforms on Sunday (FADEL SENNA / AFP)
11:11 GMT

Thousands of people marched through the Moroccan capital on Sunday to protest against unemployment and the cost of living.

During the event
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU), recently organized Health Campaign at its campus in Dubai Academic City.

Dr Mohammad Fathy Saoud, President of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development
06:01 GMT

The significance of Qatar Career Fair is apparent through the patronage of His Highness the Heir Apparent, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, who has extended his generous support to this important annual event.

March 31, 2013

Candence and Khalifa University researchers
10:06 GMT

Khalifa University announced today that it has joined the Cadence Academic Network.