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The United Nations figures point to 136,717 refugees registered with the organisation in Egypt.
January 29, 2015 - 15:59 GMT
Textual and visual representations of the Syrian refugee crisis have flooded international media outlets and the press releases of aid organisations since the Syrian uprising first erupted on March 2011.

October 9, 2014

Prof. Hanan I. Malkawi, Dean for Research & Doctoral Studies, Hamdan Bin Mohammad Smart University during the event
06:01 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University has announced that its newly appointed Dean for Research and Doctoral Studies, Dr. Hanan Issa Malkawi, won a prestigious honor the Asian Education Leadership Award.

October 8, 2014

GEMS Education
05:19 GMT
(press release)

GEMS Education and Mashreq have launched the “Mashreq-GEMS Mobile App Development Challenge 2014.”

October 7, 2014

Marcus Jewell, Vice President, EMEA at Brocade
08:03 GMT

Whether you're planning to market to or employ this generation at some point, to do so will require a strong understanding of their values and behaviours and, crucially, a robust infrastructure to support them technologically.

Female enrollments in HCT’s engineering courses have increased by over 500% in six years
07:50 GMT

Female enrollments in HCT’s engineering courses have increased by over 500% in six years

October 5, 2014

Nikon School is a global initiative by Nikon consisting of educational photography classes that aims to enhance the creative and technical skills of photographers
08:54 GMT

The Nikon School initiative from Nikon Middle East at the recently concluded GITEX Shopper 2014 has been a hit among the youth, with students from over 15 schools, including Cambridge International School Dubai, attending sessions to learn more about DSLR photography.

During the event
05:26 GMT
(press release)

University of Dubai (UD) and Thunderbird School of Global Management launched on September 23, 2014, a unique training program for managers in the Department of Economic Development (DED).

October 2, 2014

Best of the Best winner 2013
08:57 GMT
(press release)

GEMS Education, the world’s leading provider of quality education, is calling on budding young singers across the UAE to take part in its sixth edition of the Best of the Best singing competition.

Qatar National Library
06:25 GMT

Qatar National Library, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, organised a successful series of events and training sessions for members of the public throughout last month.

October 1, 2014

During the event
09:19 GMT
(press release)

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University delivered a lecture titled ‘The Positive Energy and its Role in Institutional Leadership’ in which he highlighted the impact of positive energy on institutional performance.

QMDI
06:15 GMT

Qatar MICE Development Institute (QMDI), a joint venture with Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), will manage Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference (ARC'14) for the fourth year running.

September 30, 2014

Crista Crittenden, visiting assistant professor of psychology at Carnegie Mellon University
11:12 GMT

New research led by Crista Crittenden, visiting assistant professor of psychology at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, will for the first time show the impact of social integration on pulmonary function and aims to improve lung capacity among Qatar’s elderly population.

Abu Dhabi University
06:17 GMT

Abu Dhabi University is well on its way to participate in the development of national cadres in the much-revered field of judicial and law practitioners that corresponds with the needs of the policy agenda of Abu Dhabi’s Government and its Economic Vision 2030.

September 29, 2014

What is really alarming is the fact that currently 63 percent of Saudi students are enrolled in majors unsuitable for the needs of the labor market.
04:55 GMT

Only nine percent of high school graduates have taken up technical and vocational programs in the Kingdom compared with 41 percent in OECD member countries and 37 percent in Turkey

September 28, 2014

Qatar Foundation
07:50 GMT

Qatar National Library is encouraging children of all ages to unlock their potential by reading, through offering free training programmes on the Scholastic children’s databases.

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU)
05:50 GMT
(press release)

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization has announced the appointment of Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, as the newest member of the governing board of the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education.