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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.

January 30, 2012

Romania, the 9th largest country in the European Union
08:52 GMT

As part of its ‘new’ extended Eton Institute-Plus weekend programme, the UAE’s most innovative language school is offering a free Romanian beginners course starting in February.

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of HBMeU
08:27 GMT
(press release)

Annual Congress 2012 to feature 3 roundtables, 11 workshops, 160 research papers including 22 papers from the UAE.

Qatar Foundation
06:00 GMT

A majority of Arabs claim to have confidence in Bahrain’s government to carry out promised reforms in the wake of protests in the Gulf Kingdom in 2011.

The mummy where the oldest case of cancer prostate in ancient Egypt was detected
05:56 GMT

An international research team in Lisbon, Portugal has diagnosed the oldest case of prostate cancer in ancient Egypt and the second oldest case in the world.

January 29, 2012

The design teams were charged with developing innovative and unique design concepts for each suiteof the Sheraton’s GCC State Rooms that integrated principles of sustainability in their design process
12:43 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar hosted a reception for the Sheraton Student Design Competition on Saturday, 28 January 2012, at the Sheraton, where participating teams presented their final design proposals.

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development
12:09 GMT

A groundbreaking international student affairs conference will take place for the first time in Doha this week.

Carnegie Mellon University
09:06 GMT
(press release)

Dean of the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University will be the first speaker in a new distinguished lecture series in computer science at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar.

During the event
09:01 GMT

Khalifa University and Korea Advanced Institute for Science and Technology are working closely to foster research collaboration between the two institutions.

Greg Bergida, the new Director of Student Affairs, Northwestern University in Qatar
08:29 GMT

Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) has named Greg Bergida as Director of Student Affairs, effective January 1.

January 26, 2012

GEMS Education
07:09 GMT
(press release)

World renowned author, educational expert and Harvard University lecturer, Dr. Karen Mapp says children in families who are into learning at home do much better in school, and in life in general.

HE Mr. Sami Gammoh, Minister of Industry and Trade with TAGI
06:35 GMT

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh and Co. International and Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Amman held a special ceremony to mark the launch of “Jordan’s New Draft Competition Law.

Political communication expert Betty Winfield
06:18 GMT
(press release)

US President Barack Obama indicated that he will be focusing his attention on internal problems over foreign affairs this election season, said political communication expert Betty Winfield.

January 25, 2012

Dr. Gerardo Guiter, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
09:20 GMT
(press release)

Pathology is the bridge between basic sciences and clinical medicine. It is the scientific foundation for medicine, according to Dr. Gerardo Guiter.

Dr. Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director of TECOM Education Cluster
07:19 GMT
(press release)

TECOM Investments and universities based at Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) have implemented a number of initiatives to encourage innovation in education.

Qatar Foundation
06:49 GMT

The thirteenth lecture of the Distinguished Lecture Series, showcased by the Research Division at Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), took place yesterday.