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The United Nations figures point to 136,717 refugees registered with the organisation in Egypt.
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.

May 14, 2012

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh heading to Geneva
06:03 GMT

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh is heading to Geneva to take part in the first meeting of the WTO Panel on Defining the Future of Trade which was established during the WTO's 8th Ministerial Conference.

May 13, 2012

During the awarness
13:27 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University has started to receive primary and secondary education students in its premises and has conducted field visits to other schools and educational events in the UAE, Jordan and Oman.

Schools must comply with the number of school days and school hours stipulated by the regulators
12:10 GMT

Private schools in Dubai that do not follow the national curriculum are now allowed to follow their own holiday calendars.

Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director of TECOM Investments’ Education Cluster
09:26 GMT
(press release)

The challenges and opportunities of managing International Branch Campus were highlighted at The Observatory's Global Forum 2012 by Dubai International Academic City.

May 10, 2012

Higher Colleges of Technology
12:50 GMT

More than 400 jobs opportunities were offered at the sixth Employers’ Day event held recently at the Higher Colleges of Technology Dubai Women’s College.

Kids have iPods, computer video games, iPhones and other gadgets. Teachers need to be equipped with knowledge in new technology
12:20 GMT

Teachers have been told to get technologically down with the kids to improve education.

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!