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The poll noted that online hiring will be more important than ever before in 2015.
January 28, 2015 - 11:42 GMT
A staggering 84.1 percent of respondents working in HR departments conduct reference checks prior to hiring eligible candidates.

July 24, 2013

Qatar Foundation
05:46 GMT

Qatar Green Building Council is helping residents “stay green all summer long” by sharing simple techniques for saving energy and protecting the environment during Ramadan and the summer months in an online campaign.

July 16, 2013

Ambassador Nabil Fahmy, founding dean of the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy
05:53 GMT

Ambassador Nabil Fahmy at The American University in Cairo will serve as Egypt’s foreign minister in the interim government of Prime Minister Hazem El Beblawi.

July 15, 2013

Abu Dhabi University
10:31 GMT

With the current job market dominated by Generation X and Y, forward-thinking employers are already preparing to usher in the very first employees from Generation Z.

GEMS Education
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics announced that it has secured a contract from GEMS Education for the supply of laptops and smart tablet PCs for the academic year 2013-2014.

Christopher Wilson, the Director of Risk at Georgetown in Qatar
06:25 GMT

Driving just got safer for the faculty and staff at Education City’s Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) with the planned launch of Safe Driving.

July 14, 2013

Open Day
10:03 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University has announced that it will be organizing a new Open Day on July 16, 2013 at the University’s campus.

Qatar Foundation
06:46 GMT

Qatar Foundation Research and Development has announced that its flagship scientific conference will be held in November this year.

July 11, 2013

During the workshop
06:07 GMT

Qatar Foundation concluded a successful workshop that sought to enhance and diversify the training of independent science school teachers.

July 10, 2013

By the end of this year will see the launch of Tagipedia, a free online Arabic encyclopedia with a million entries
16:55 GMT

A 75-year-old Palestinian businessman is on a $10 million mission to boost Arabic on the Internet, where it accounts for less than 1 per cent of websites despite being spoken by one in 20 people worldwide.

Qatar Foundation
05:52 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development will launch the inaugural World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) at the Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha on 10-11 December 2013.

July 9, 2013

During the event
09:21 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University marked the end of another fruitful academic year for the institution and its learners during a special ‘End of Year Learners Gathering Day Program’.

July 8, 2013

Abu Dhabi University
11:11 GMT

Abu Dhabi University in collaboration with the Zakat Fund and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank in a AED15 million Ramadan fundraising campaign that will uplift 300 students by easing their financial burdens.

Abu Dhabi University
05:39 GMT

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region, issued a decree restructuring ADU Board of Trustees under his presidency.

July 7, 2013

Dubai's twisted Cayan Tower (source: Wikimedia Commons)
13:21 GMT

Experts discussed ways to encourage small and medium businesses in the science and tech arena.

July 4, 2013

Dr Mohammad Fathy Saoud -President of Qatar Foundation
05:27 GMT

His Highness the Father Amir Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani has played a monumental role in helping to foster the aspirations of future generations by heralding a new era of knowledge and development.