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The new law is supposed to ensure in part that workers are not victims of corrupt-or inactive-recruitment agencies (File Archive)
April 21, 2014 - 12:00 GMT
Bahrain has recently passed a new law to regulate labor recruitment in the Gulf country. The new regulations aim to "safeguard the rights of skilled and semi-skilled expatriates," say authorities.

December 4, 2012

Jordan is planning a crackdown on illegal workers
05:43 GMT

The Jordanian Ministry of Labour on Monday said its campaign targeting illegal guest labourers in the Kingdom aims to regulate the sector and addressing the unemployment of local workers.

Stephan Vogel and Francisco Guzman of QCRI are joined by interns Baljit Singh, Sabih Bin Wasi and Mohamed Agabain
04:26 GMT

Six undergraduate students put their research skills and technical knowledge to the test as part of the “Hot Summer, Cool Research” internship program at Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI).

December 3, 2012

The UAE's visa amnesty  is set to start on Tuesday
13:43 GMT

Illegal residents in the UAE will be able to take advantage of a visa amnesty, which is due to start on Tuesday. the amnesty will enable those residing illegally to get an exit permit and have fines waived.

Egypt’s 19th century photographs
04:39 GMT

The Rare Books and Special Collections Library at The American University in Cairo has digitized 101 photographs documenting 19th-century Egyptian culture and the history of travel in the Middle East.

December 2, 2012

During the event
10:24 GMT

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh hosted Mr. Peter Bowyer, representative of the global education powerhouse, conducted by the Organization in addition to the facilities and programs offered by Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University.

Jordan looks set to deport thousands of illegal Egyptian workers, as they also discuss trade ties
07:30 GMT

Jordan is look set to deport of 300,000 illegal Egyptian workers, if they do not deal acquire a work permit, according to state-backed news agency, Petra.

During the celebration
05:27 GMT
(press release)

As part of its celebrations to mark the 41st UAE National Day in line with the ‘Spirit of the Union’ theme, HBMeU is organizing an array of activities and events at its campus.

Qatar Foundation
04:56 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Green Building Council is drawing attention to an array of green initiatives at the Qatar Sustainability Expo,which runs alongside the UN Climate Change Conference in Doha.

November 29, 2012

During the celebration
07:15 GMT

Khalifa University organized celebrations in honor of the UAE’s 41st National Day at its Abu Dhabi and Sharjah campuses.

During the visit
04:30 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development hosted Viktor Yanukovych, President of the Ukraine, earlier today.

November 28, 2012

Eton Institute
08:37 GMT

Eton Institute is hosting a string of seminars for HR and Learning & Development professionals in the region, as part of the 2012 Training and Development Show organized by Terrapinn.

04:42 GMT
(press release)

INSEAD, the leading international business school, today announced that its Global Private Equity Initiative (GPEI) has earned the financial commitment of an elite group of world-class companies.

Qatar Foundation
04:32 GMT

For the next two weeks the eyes of the world will be on Qatar as it hosts the COP18 United Nations Climate Change Conference.

November 27, 2012

During the event
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University has announced that members of the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) have completed drafting a new Strategic Plan 2013-2016.

During the event
04:50 GMT

Eighteen employees of Dubai Municipality who successfully acquired the Arab Certified Professional Accountant (ACPA) certificate were honored today by the Arab Society of Certified Accountants.