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Hard at work: Saudi workers say they are hitting a "productivity wall" (Fayez Nureldine/AFP)
April 17, 2014 - 16:50 GMT
Six out of ten Saudi workers felt they didn't have the necessary tools or recourses to be productive according to a Global Workforce Survey.

January 15, 2013

During the event
07:07 GMT

Six HCT-Dubai, Women’s Campus, Network Engineering final-year students made a trip to Kenya to execute a project to connect a wireless Internet network within an academic Institute in one of the poor villages there.

During All for Palestine meeting
04:31 GMT

The Board of Trustees for the All For Palestine Society was convened in Amman to discuss some significant topics and the achievements realized in the past months.

January 14, 2013

Khalifa University Nuclear Simulation Lab
11:29 GMT

Khalifa University announced today that it will participate in the World Future Energy Summit taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from January 15th to the 17th.

Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor
10:00 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University has announced the launch of its flagship Ph.D. program in its e-School of Business and Quality Management, e-School of Health and Environmental Studies and School of e-Learning.

January 13, 2013

ALHOSN University
08:51 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN began 2012 on a high note by officially launching its Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) program.

Egyptian police are starting a trade union to improve their working conditions
08:16 GMT

Egypt's Police Coalition held a forum Friday to discuss means of establishing a police union to defend police working rights.

During the event
05:41 GMT

HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh delivered a lecture on “Democratization of Education” at Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture and Research.

January 11, 2013

13:28 GMT
(press release)

INSEAD released its detailed ranking of 100 of the world’s most accomplished chief executive officers across diverse industries and regions.

January 10, 2013

Workers at the Central Bank of Yemen are on strike over wage reforms
11:36 GMT

Employees at the Central Bank of Yemen initiated a partial strike this week, calling for a restructuring of their wage package

Transportation workers in the West Bank held a one day strike yesterday
09:47 GMT

Drivers of public transportation sector in the West Bank went on a one-day strike Wednesday to protest government failure to meet their demands paralyzing as a result life across the West Bank.

Khalifa University
06:24 GMT

Khalifa University announced today that its Banner Steering Committee received an award for “Building Dynamic Learning Communities through Enhanced Institutional Insight and Performance Management.”

January 9, 2013

HCT Instructors Undergo SAP Training
08:37 GMT
(press release)

The Higher Colleges of Technology is set to roll out specialized graduate training in SAP’s cutting edge IT solutions at its 17 colleges across the country.

January 8, 2013

Unemployment in Jordan is continuing to creep up, in a worry sign for the economy
11:18 GMT

Unemployment in Jordan is creeping, new figures show, with 12.5 per cent of the population without work, up from 12.1 per cent in the same quater of 2011.

Saudi women will be permitted to work in shops selling female accessories, it has been announced
06:22 GMT

Saudi women will be permitted to work in shops selling female accessories as long as they are subject to the rules of Islamic Sharia, the head of the "Promote Virtue and Prevent Vice" committee has said.

Jordan has introduced a 60-day grace period for undocumented guest workers to renew their papers
05:49 GMT

Jordan's Ministry of Labour on Monday opened a 60-day grace period for guest workers in the Kingdom who need to rectify their legal status.