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The current outlook in Lebanon, on a security and economic level, has left many students uncertain about the future.
September 4, 2014 - 16:04 GMT
Last year’s strikes over a proposed 6 percent hike in tuition fees dominated headlines as thousands of students occupied the campus in protests. It seems as though this year may be similar.

April 21, 2013

During the event
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Khalifa University researchers demonstrated today at Abu Dhabi campus a 3D body-weight support system for overground gait training, which helps study balance in both patients and healthy people alike.

GEMS Education
06:51 GMT
(press release)

GEMS Education announced it has joined iTunes U that helps educators create courses including lectures, assignments, books, quizzes and syllabi, and offers them to millions of iOS users around the world.

Qatar Foundation
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The Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is holding a public seminar entitled “Migrant Workers: Ethical Perspectives on Challenging Questions” on April 22 from 6pm to 8pm.

His Excellency Moulaye Ould Mohamed Laghdaf, prime minister of Mauritania, presenting His Excellency Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, CEO of Masdar, with Mauritania’s Order of National Merit Medal
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Yesterday, His Excellency Moulaye Ould Mohamed Laghdaf, prime minister of Mauritania, presented His Excellency Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, CEO of Masdar, with Mauritania’s Order of National Merit Medal.

April 18, 2013

During the event
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The University of Dubai organized a networking day for undergraduates and alumni to enhance the students’ education experience and promote professional development.

QGBC Board Member Ibrahim Jaida and Founder of AEB
05:50 GMT

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) hosted a trade delegation from Australia who shared their expertise on sustainable and environmentally friendly building practices today.

April 17, 2013

The six GCC member states are planning stricter migrant worker rules
12:12 GMT

GCC countries will soon pass a law regulating foreign labor in the Gulf countries, including returning to their home countries “marginal” and unskilled foreign workers, a Gulf official said.

Career Fair
11:18 GMT

Khalifa University held a Career Fair at its Abu Dhabi campus, where over 25 industry leaders came together and offered the University students various opportunities.

University of Dubai at GETEX 2013
05:50 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai will promote its new Master of Science degree program in Information Systems Management at the GETEX Spring.

During Qatar Foundation’s incredible FC Barcelona competition
05:43 GMT

Qatar Foundation is urging football enthusiasts across the world to seize upon their final opportunity to enter the organisation’s latest inspiring competition in celebration of its ongoing partnership with FC Barcelona.

April 16, 2013

Egypt's unemployment hit almost 13 per cent  in 2012
12:58 GMT

Egypt's unemployment rate for 2012 grew to 12.7 percent, mainly due to the "circumstances that followed the January 25 Revolution," the country's official statistics agency, CAPMAS, said on Tuesday.

Jordan is to launch a crackdown on illegal workers in the country.
11:24 GMT

Jordan is to launch a crackdown on illegal workers in the country.

Takeo Kanade, the U.A. and Helen Whitaker University Professor at Carnegie Mellon
05:52 GMT

This spring, members of the Carnegie Mellon in Qatar campus took a tour of the information age through the seminar course “Perspectives in Computer Architecture.

April 15, 2013

The IMF has revised down Algerian unemployment, but youths with out work remains a big issue
13:37 GMT

The International Monetary Fund has revised downwards ALgerian unemployment, according the the north Africa country's Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Security, Tayeb Louh.

During the event
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Khalifa University held a special awards ceremony on April 14th at its Abu Dhabi campus to honor its Dean’s and President’s List students, as well as the top students in their Preparatory Program.