Thursday 23 January 2020

Dubai's MBRGI launches ‘Global Coder’ initiative

Dubai's Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI) announced today (Jan 23) the launch of the “Global Coder” initiative  to teach coding to 5 million youth from disenfranchised communities around the world.    The initiat


Top AI expert to speak at Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi

Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi (SUAD) will host Dr Jim Kurose, former assistant director for computer and information science and engineering at the US National Science Foundation, former assistant director for Artificial Intelligence at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy


EdComs launches Middle East office in Dubai

EdComs, a full-service creative communications agency with a focus on education, has launched its Middle East office in Dubai.   The agency aims to contribute to UAE’s Education 2020 Strategy. The country has set aside Dh10.4 billion ($2.83 billion) for ed


Sharjah higher education show to be bigger this time

Tens of thousands of students looking to pursue higher studies will converge on Sharjah as the region’s most popular higher education fair is set to be held at Expo Centre Sharjah from January 22 to 24, 2020.   The 16th International Educa


Public investments drive hiring in Mideast: study

While the hiring activity in the Middle East has been supported by consistent public investments, mainly in Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia, positive signs were noted from the private sector in both markets, a report said. Amongst major trends monitored in the region over the past yea


GEMS Education Indian curriculum schools shine

GEMS Education’s Indian curriculum schools in Dubai have once again raised the bar achieving significant improvements in the KHDA’s recently announced 2019-20 Dubai Schools Inspection Bureau (DSIB) results.   GEMS New Millennium School – Al Kha


Ministry of Education team visits Ebrahim K Kanoo

As part of its ongoing co-operation and strong bilateral relations, a delegation from Bahrain's Ministry of Education visited Ebrahim K. Kanoo Managing Director, Talal Kanoo, at the company’s corporate office in Manama.   Headed by the Undersecretary o


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