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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 9, 2014

The Shoura Council also declared this year that Arabic be used as the lingua franca in international conferences and official forums inside the Kingdom.
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The Ministry of Education ordered the closure of 17 international schools and issued warnings to 32 others last year for violating local laws.

Kuwait has been ranked last in the list of best countries in the world for expatriates to live and work, based on a report titled ‘Expats Insider Survey 2014'.
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Kuwait was placed in 61st position internationally after Qatar, Greece and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

University of Dubai
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(press release)

The University of Dubai announced today that its Human Resources Management Major at Faculty of Business Administration received the high profile certification by the Society for Human Resources Management.

During the visit
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His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Prime Minister and Interior Minister, visited the tent of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) at the Darb El-Saai grounds.

Dr. John O'Brien Carnegie Mellon Qatar's associate dean
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John O’Brien has been named associate dean at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar.

December 8, 2014

GEMS Education
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(press release)

Students, start-up entrepreneurs, and executives gathered at GEMS Wellington International School to celebrate the accomplishments of Dubai’s young entrepreneurs at the second annual Global Entrepreneurship Week Awards.

During the launch
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(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has launched the digital edition of the book, ‘Those Who Inspire: UAE,’ authored and published by French nationals Delphine Barets and Marlene Plomik.

Qatar Foundation
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Qatar Academy Msheireb,a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, has participated in a trip to the USA to learn more about dual language training programmes.

December 7, 2014

Professor and Director of The Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) at GU-Q, Dr. Mehran Kamrava
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Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) Professor and Director of The Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) at GU-Q, Dr. Mehran Kamrava, has edited a new book.

Qatar Foundation
06:43 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education is welcoming visitors to a special tent at Darb El-Saai as part of the State of Qatar’s Central National Day Celebrations taking place over a period of almost two weeks.

December 4, 2014

During the event
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Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar celebrated 55 participants who successfully completed the eight-week Language Bridges program.

During the event
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Qatar Biobank has recently been certified with two International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certifications by the British Standards Institute Group Middle East (BSI).

December 3, 2014

During the event
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Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) recently concluded their flagship diplomacy training event, the International Negotiation & Crisis Simulation Exercise.

Qatar Foundation
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Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development (QF) recently hosted a blood donation drive to encourage QF staff members and students to give blood.

The situation is somehow better for health professionals working in private sector.
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Jeddah tops in medical errors, with gynecology and maternity cases taking the top slot.