Friday 20 January 2017
 
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Saudi summit on private sector role in education

The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education and the Tatweer Building Company recently organised a conference in Riyadh focusing on greater private sector engagement in education reform in the Kingdom. As a strategic partner for the “Investment & Finance in Educational Build

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Harvard’s Center opens field office in Tunisia

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES) at Harvard University on Wednesday opened its first overseas office, in Tunisia, home to a tradition of learning and research that extends from Antiquity to the present. The office and the year-round programs run from the location are

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InSinkErator opens first MEA training centre

InSinkErator, a business unit of Emerson, a top manufacturer of food waste disposers for home and commercial use, opened its first dedicated training centre for the Middle East and Africa region.  The training centre is located at the Emerson headquarters in Jebel Ali Free Z

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Invita honoured for Bahrainisation ratio

Invita, a fully-owned subsidiary of BBK, has won an award from Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan for sustaining the highest Bahrainisation ratio over 10 years, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication. To read further, please visit

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Gulf Bank announces 15 projects for Fikra Program

Kuwait’s Gulf Bank has selected 15 projects to enroll in the second edition of Fikra Program and debut the training phase. Gulf Bank is the gold sponsor of Fikra Program which transforms ideas into businesses, said a statement. As a first step, over 170 applications from

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Bechtel launches Saudi graduate recruitment programme

Bechtel, a global leader in engineering, procurement and construction, has launched a major new graduate recruitment programme with the Riyadh College of Technology (RCT) in Saudi Arabia. Through the joint initiative, Bechtel will train and subsequently hire 75 RCT students who a

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Tamkeen signs major training agreement

Tamkeen has signed a memorandum of understanding with global engineering industrial group Fives to provide training to Bahrainis working in the industrial sector, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication. To read further, please visit

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Pearson launches new teachers' training program

Pearson, a major learning company, has announced the launch of a new service in the Middle East designed to improve the quality of education and training received by the region’s teachers. The Pearson Teacher Professional Development Service has been officially available th

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UAE launches new smart learning programme

Emirates Talent Association has officially launched the ‘Local Programmer’ initiative in cooperation with UAE-based Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) and software giant Microsoft. The initiative will help boost national efforts aimed at achieving the goals

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Imdaad to build Stem lab in Dubai school

Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities, waste, and energy management solutions in the GCC, has forged a strategic partnership with Al nokhba Model School in Dubai to convert a huge hall at the school’s campus into a hitech science, technology, engineering and mathematics (Ste

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