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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.

May 24, 2012

Dr Lamya Nawaf Fawwaz, Executive Director, Public Affairs, Masdar Institute
11:10 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute announced the launch of Ektashif program, a 12-day residential program for UAE nationals to learn about cutting-edge research in renewable energy, sustainability and the environment.

Sabri Almansi, University student counselor
05:45 GMT

The Department of Healthcare and Counseling at the Student Affairs Division in Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University organized a workshop for its students to groom them for stress free examination time.

May 23, 2012

Eton Institute
09:06 GMT

Eton Institute announced the launch of it’s Around the World summer campaign that will take language learners to exotic destinations around the world.

Evan Pyne, an 11-year old Irish school boy
06:09 GMT

The world-renowned Vienna Boys Choir has accepted into its ranks Evan Pyne, an 11-year old Irish school boy living in Doha, Qatar, and a pupil of Park House School and Qatar Music Academy (QMA).

May 22, 2012

Dr Lamya Nawaf Fawwaz, Executive Director, Masdar Institute
09:48 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, announced a total of 13 UAE national applicants have been selected for the six-week summer internship program.

Dr. Omar Hefni, UD President
05:35 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai will hold its 10th graduation ceremony, marking the university’s largest graduation to date since it was founded in 1997 by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

May 21, 2012

A researcher in the lab
12:12 GMT

Qatar National Research Fund, a member of Qatar Foundation announced the launch of the third cycle of its Program previously known as Young Scientists Research Experience Program.

Talal Abu Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization
11:10 GMT

His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, inaugurated the 12th Doha Forum and Enriching the Middle East's Economic Future Conference at Doha Sheraton Hotel.

Ahmed Al Naqbi, the Head of Direct Banking & E Development at NBAD
09:05 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has added a new feature to its Arrow service, the mobile-based payment service.

During the event
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University, HBMeU, a leader in the field of e-Learning and quality management in the Arab World, has recently concluded a session titled “An Hour with The Chancellor”.

Nigel Fetcher Jones, new Director of AUC press
08:30 GMT

The American University in Cairo has announced the appointment of Nigel Fletcher-Jonesas the new director of AUC Press.

May 20, 2012

3D glasses, plus educational videos and applications are set to hit the Emirates next month, which will give schools the option of holding lessons in 3D
13:36 GMT

Pupils in the UAE could soon be soaking up flying algebra equations or feeling like they’re dodging bullets on a World War II battlefield.

According to the plan, the Saudi drivers will get a monthly salary of at least SR 5,000
12:00 GMT

The Labor Ministry is currently working on a plan to hire as many as 28,000 Saudi job seekers to replace foreigners who dominate the Kingdom’s limousine sector.

Mohammed Ashraff, a staff member at ALHOSN University during the International Worker’s Day
10:45 GMT
(press release)

Mohammed Ashraff, a staff member at ALHOSN joined 30 other prominent UAE Nationals and skilled workers in receiving special awards from the UAE Ministry of Labor during the International Worker’s Day.

During the event
09:21 GMT

Khalifa University held the UAE’s sixth Information and Communication Technology Research Forum (ICTRF2012), at its Abu Dhabi campus on May 20th, 2012.