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Labourers are expected to work long hours with little benefit or days off (File/AFP)
October 15, 2014 - 12:40 GMT
Hundreds of migrant workers in the UAE face dire conditions and are being denied days off and overtime benefits, according to an XPRESS investigation.

May 25, 2014

Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar
12:53 GMT

From May 18 to June 5 Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) is hosting a graduate-level program called New Communication Technologies in the Arab World: Perspectives from the Gulf.

Rasha Al Sulaiti, Project Management Director of the Capital Projects Directorate, Qatar Foundation
09:54 GMT

QATAR FOUNDATION for Education, Science and Community Development has received special recognition at this year’s prestigious annual MEED Quality Awards for Projects.

The Ministry of Civil Service in cooperation with the Ministry of Higher Education announced that 6,494 education jobs are available for Saudi youth.
03:55 GMT

Last week, the King approved a five-year plan worth more than SR80 billion ($21.33 billion) to develop the education sector.

May 22, 2014

Qatar Foundation
06:42 GMT

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, the Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, met the President of the Republic of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf,

May 21, 2014

Qatar Foundation
05:57 GMT

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC), hosted a successful event that brought together public and private organisations to find positive solutions to water sustainability challenges in Qatar.

May 20, 2014

The plan, approved by King Abdullah, includes building of 1,500 nursery schools, training of about 25,000 teachers, and establishing educational centres and other related projects.
15:04 GMT

Saudi Arabia will spend an additional SR80 billion ($21.3 billion) to overhaul the kingdom’s education system under a five-year plan, a report said.

Masdar Institute
08:52 GMT

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced that it will host a guest lecture by Don Hartsell, Commissioner for the World Air League, who will discuss advances in lighter-than-air aviation.

May 19, 2014

During the event
12:47 GMT
(press release)

The dream of becoming a doctor moved a step closer for 20 students at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) as they completed the college’s Foundation Program.

Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) Dubai, Computer Information Science (CIS) student
07:23 GMT

A group of The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) Dubai Computer Information Science (CIS) students, have collaborated to install a wireless network at Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs.

During the carnival
05:59 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development partnered with Best Buddies Qatar to host a fun-filled event for children with special needs.

Horizon currently has 210 trainees enrolled in its aviation training programmes and has been providing training for Etihad Airways’ cadet pilots for the last seven years.
03:55 GMT

Etihad Airways is establishing a flight training facility in the UAE, named Etihad Flight College, to train Emirati and international cadet pilots.

May 18, 2014

During Qatar National Research Strategy Forum 2014
06:58 GMT

Representatives from Qatar Foundation Research and Development stressed their commitment to fostering greater collaboration among the nation’s leading stakeholders gathered at this year’s Qatar National Research Strategy Forum 2014.

Hanan Al Kuwari is seen in a group photo comprising senior staff from HMC and CCQ
06:23 GMT

HMC and the CCQ have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will see increased healthcare education and career opportunities for Qatari nationals here in Qatar.

Abu Dhabi University
06:13 GMT

1030 undergraduate and postgraduate students of Abu Dhabi University will be celebrating their graduation tomorrow (Monday) the 19th of May at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.

American University of Beirut
05:44 GMT

The Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at AUB will be holding an all-day regional conference entitled, “Building the Case for Sustainable Transportation in the Arab World”.