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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.

November 30, 2011

08:40 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar’s MFA.DESIGN(Master of Fine Arts in Design Studies program) presents an exhibitionentitled ‘Shared Glass: A Design Collaboration between VCUQatar and Fabrica, Italy’.

Student Saif Ahmed Elkholy receives his prize in KSF3 last year
08:30 GMT
(press release)

The American University of Kuwait reunited today with the Kuwait Science Fair competition, to provide the second place winner or winning group an academic scholarship in the discipline of their choice.

Aman Merchant, Founder and Chief Emagination Officer, FLA
05:47 GMT
(press release)

The Future Leadership Academy (FLA) today announced an exclusive regional partnership with Kidlead, the world’s first leadership training organization for children.

The free Arabic language course has brought together people from all different backgrounds to learn the local language and gain a deeper understanding of the Arabic culture
05:04 GMT

As part of Eton Institute’s 40th National Day celebrations, residents of the UAE were given the opportunity to learn Arabic for free.

November 29, 2011

Northwestern University in Qatar
11:50 GMT
(press release)

Northwestern University in Qatar, the region’s premier media, communication and journalism school, celebrated the groundbreaking for its long anticipated new building on Tuesday morning in Education City.

During the event
10:45 GMT
(press release)

The gender gap in health care is significantly high in the UAE where women are less likely to seek medical advice than men due to social conservatism and stigma attached to some health issues.

Carnegie Mellon University
09:50 GMT
(press release)

Two computer science students at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar were recognized for their excellence in pioneering innovative scientific research in computing at the 2011 Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum.

Dubai Women's College
06:00 GMT

His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan inaugurated today DWC High School, the 1st Hybrid School in the MENA area technologically designed for maximum student achievement.

November 28, 2011

Abu Dhabi University
11:53 GMT

Celebrations to commemorate the UAE’s 40th National Day commenced yesterday (Monday 28th November) in Abu Dhabi University.

Wissam Shawkat
11:43 GMT

The Graphic Design Department atVirginia Commonwealth University in Qatar presents a lecture by renowned calligrapher, Wissam Shawkat.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
09:20 GMT
(press release)

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) today announced a reduction in its registration fee, available for a limited period between 11 and 15 December 2011.

Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
09:16 GMT

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar examined the impact of speed cameras on motor vehicle accidents and found a dramatic decrease in fatal motor vehicle injuries is the result.

Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
06:13 GMT

Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar joined the international scientific community in celebrating International Year of Chemistry (IYC) 2011.

November 27, 2011

Dubai Knowledge Village
09:24 GMT
(press release)

SME owners are constantly on the lookout to take their business to the next level. Gaining expert advice is becoming increasingly important to take the right action at anaccurate time.

09:06 GMT
(press release)

In a continued effort to promote and encourage academic excellence, the University of Dubai (UD) held an evening ceremony to acknowledge students that displayed outstanding achievement over the 2010-2011 academic year.