Education, Training & Recruitment

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Buoyed by a growing population of both locals and expats, the total number of schools in the region is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4 per cent from 2013 to 2020.
July 4, 2014 - 02:09 GMT
However, the sector also faces a number of challenges such as the shortage of skilled teachers and regulation of fees that obstruct the growth of the education industry in the long term.

February 9, 2012

Charter Award Ceremony in Oman
10:17 GMT

As Oman's financial market continues to mature and grow, CFA Institute last night hosted its first ever charter award ceremony in the Sultanate.

February 8, 2012

His Excellency Ahmed Obaid Al Mansoori Director General of EIAST delivers an  anthropomorphic of Dubai Sat 2 to Dr. Yahya bin Mahfouz Al Munziri, the chairman of the State Council in Oman
11:44 GMT
(press release)

Ahmed Obaid Al Mansoori, Director General of EIAST, said that lack of self confidence and a culture of research & development are the main reasons for the Arab world lagging behind in the space industry.

Nicole Taylor and Daniel Ernst during the event
05:40 GMT
(press release)

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar is hosting Nicole Taylor, world-famous soprano and Daniel Ernst, concert pianist, this Thursday February 9, at the university’s campus in Education City at 6 pm.

Qatar Foundation
05:26 GMT

A leading entrepreneur, whose mission is to build bridges between Silicon Valley and the Arab World, recently delivered an inspirational address at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar.

February 7, 2012

Khalifa University
07:20 GMT

Khalifa University has recently held at its Abu Dhabi campus a meeting with a delegation from the Forensic Evidence Department of Abu Dhabi Police.

ALHOSN University
07:07 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University gathered select students and staff to actively participate in the 3rd Emirates and Gulf Volunteer Conference, which took place on January 31, 2012.

Amo l'Italia will be a memorable two hour social and cultural experience where participants will learn to live, and eat, as passionately as the Italians
05:40 GMT

In love with all things Italian? Eton Institute, is hosting a memorable cultural evening ‘Amo l’Italia’ highlighting the delights of Italian language, culture and cuisine.

February 6, 2012

During the congress
08:36 GMT
(press release)

Interactive workshops discuss leadership excellence, health sciences research, in the era of knowledge.

Qatar Foundation
05:33 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) is hosting a huge, fun-filled day of sporting activities for all of its staff, students and their families.

February 5, 2012

Qatar Foundation
13:20 GMT

A study published in Avicenna an open access, peer reviewed journal from QScience.com and headed by Dr. Tam Truong Donnelly of the University of Calgary-Qatar shows that cardiovascular disease and coronary artery diseases such as acute myocardial infarction is rising rapidly in Qatar.

Dubai Women's College
12:08 GMT

Dubai Women's College welcomed today 275 fresh students at the beginning of the second semester for the academic year 2011-12.

Nada Shabout
06:42 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar presents a lecture by Nada Shabout entitled ‘Traditions and Controversies’ on Monday, 6 February, 2012 at 6:00 pm at the Atrium at VCU Qatar.

Qatar Foundation
05:42 GMT

The Qatar Science Leadership Program is now accepting applications from Qatari postgraduates for its prestigious vocational training.

February 2, 2012

Qatar Foundation
06:13 GMT

Qatari scholar Heba Al Siddiqi, of the Qatar Science Leadership Program, has successfully co-authored her first scientific publication in the field of stem cell research in “Nature”.

February 1, 2012

Northwestern University in Qatar
13:03 GMT
(press release)

Northwestern University in Qatar offers its students the opportunity to complete coursework equivalent to a minor in business administration through a cooperation with nearby Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar.