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Egyptian workers can increasingly be seen scattered across the Levant and the Gulf (Image of 'Egyptian' working the gas station beat, courtesy of hurriyetdailynews).
December 22, 2014 - 16:39 GMT
Approximately 592,000 workers signed contracts to work abroad between January and November 2014, with over 400,000 of those signed between March and November, the Ministry of Manpower and Immigration revealed Sunday.

May 10, 2012

Eton Institute
09:50 GMT

Eton Institute, the UAE’s largest language training and professional development centre, is offering a Free Hindi course for the month of May.

Farrukh Ahmad, Associate Professor, Water and Environmental Engineering, Masdar Institute
08:26 GMT

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced biological wastewater treatment processeswill be one of the project options offeredfor summer internship this year.

Under the agreement, salaries of the agency’s workers will be increased by JD50 retroactively from the beginning of this year
08:12 GMT

Jordanian Foreign Minister announced that an agreement had been reached between UNRWA’s administration and employees.

ALHOSN University
07:46 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University is inviting junior and senior high school students across the UAE to attend its 4th Annual Open Day.

Northwestern University
05:53 GMT
(press release)

Northwestern University in Qatar celebrated its inaugural graduation in a commencement ceremony at the Qatar National Convention Centre,welcoming a new generation of aspiring media professionals to the field.

Qatar Foundation
05:34 GMT

This week’s international news agenda has been dominated by the election of a new French President. Meanwhile, here in Qatar, the Hamad bin Khalifa University Convocation has also attracted huge interest.

May 9, 2012

The manufacturing sector was the most optimistic, followed by the services and trading industries, the survey revealed
13:42 GMT

Businesses across Dubai remain upbeat on growth and revenues in the second quarter, with a majority of employers intending to retain their employees.

The strikers are demanding JD100 pay raises retroactively from the beginning of this year without any cut in their incentives
12:00 GMT

A meeting held on Tuesday between the Department of Palestinian Affairs and UNRWA representatives failed to end an open-ended strike by the agency’s workers.

Technology Week
10:37 GMT

The Higher Colleges of Technology held recently its 2nd annual Technology Week with the aimed of introducing students and staff to technology that is new, interesting, educational and full of fun!

Dr. Fred Moavenzadeh, President of Masdar Institute
08:13 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced starting Fall semester 2012 its existing Master of Science programs will accept enrolments from practicing professionals in the local industry.

Leadership Day
06:01 GMT

Khalifa University hosted a special Leadership Day for its students on May 8th, 2012, where they were given an inspirational speech on leadership, by H.E. Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid bin Sultan Al Qasimi.

Qatar Foundation
05:57 GMT

Qatari graduates such as Aisha Al-Ishaq and Thamer Al-Kuwari are blazing a trail for younger generations to follow, as they endeavour to move the nation forward.

Abu Dhabi University
05:51 GMT

Abu Dhabi University and its Alumni Association are hosting “Alumni Homecoming 2012” and “The 5th Anniversary Reunion for the Classes of 2006 & 2007” this evening.

May 8, 2012

Pertinently employees have been asked to file complaints about employers who force them to sign on financial-receipt documents
11:21 GMT

Employers in the UAE cannot force workers to sign documents stating they received all financial dues.

Yousef Al Yacoob and 5th and 6th are Anthony Hambleton and Dr. Dawood Ashraf with the Students Team
10:44 GMT

Group of PMU students visited KPMG; one of the top four global accounting firms recently.