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First of its kind stress relieving training course launched in UAE

Stress is the basic cause of more than 60% of all human illness Mideast Management Training Institute unveils 2015 training program catering to government and private sector employees in the country Mideast Management Training Institute (MMTI) today announced the launch of its 2015 Distinctive training programs, at a press conference held in Dubai. Among the several training programs unveiled was …

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UAE: Classroom Can Include Special Needs Children

Continuing Medical Education points offered at Ebdaah event discussing Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Autism, ADHD A one-day conference discussing how the UAE’s schools can include special needs children in classrooms is set to take place at Dubai’s Media Rotana hotel, this coming Saturday (28). According to the event organisers, UAE-based Ebdaah, the forum dubbed ‘What Makes Children Tick?’ takes a timely look …

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Shapoorji Pallonji wins contract for Kuwait University

Construction giant Shapoorji Pallonji wins $525 million build-operate contract for Kuwait University Shapoorji Pallonji, have won the contract to build, operate and maintain the colleges of social science, law and Shariaa & Islamic studies, as well as the prayer areas and faculty club for Kuwait University . Valued at just under 150 million Kuwaiti Dinars (USD 525 millions) and with …

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Northrop Grumman and UAE’s Higher Colleges of Technology Extend STEM Partnership

Fifth annual Innovation Challenge inspires students across the UAE to ‘Learn by Doing’ Abu Dhabi – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Higher Colleges of Technology ( HCT ) today, renewing their joint commitment to advancing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the UAE. The MOU, signed at the International Defence Exhibition …

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Dubai to host US$1m hult prize as Arab youth look to crack education challenge

World’s largest student competition serves as engine of innovation for region and beyond After fielding a record 20,000 first round submissions, the Hult Prize Foundation announced its MENA finalists who will compete at a historic event hosted by Hult International Business School in Dubai next month. More than 200 entrepreneurs from the region, making up 58 teams, will meet on …

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Creation of the first university diploma in Islamic Finance in the BENELUX

The First session will start in APRIL 2015 in Luxembourg and Belgium. Following the 2008 subprime crisis, many financial actors were looking for alternatives to supply the market with ethical products and services, linked to tangible assets and to the real economy. Islamic finance has become an important part of the international financial system and is one of its fastest …

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Gulf Capital partners with Emirates Foundation to support youth and education in the UAE

Gulf Capital , one of the leading and most active alternative asset managers in the Middle East, has renewed and reaffirmed its partnership with Emirates Foundation to support a number of programmes focusing on the development of UAE youth through education, entrepreneurship and knowledge transfer. The partnership was signed by Emirates Foundation ‘s CEO Clare Woodcraft and Gulf Capital ‘s …

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Texas A&M at Qatar and Maersk Oil Qatar Host STEM Program Exclusively for Young Qataris in Education City

Branch campus collaborates with lifelong partner to introduce Engineering Explorers STEM Development Program Fifty grade 8 and 9Qatari students from independent middle schools participated in the Texas A&M University at Qatar and Maersk Oil Qatar Engineering ExplorersProgram 15-17 Feb. at the Texas A&M Engineering Building at Education City. The three-day event was designed to familiarize young students with engineering and …

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IDB provides US $14 million for higher education project in Burkina Faso

An agreement providing for a US$ 14 million financing from the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to support higher education in Burkina Faso was signed at the IDB Headquarters between HE Jean Gustave SANON (Minister of Economy and Finance and IDB Governor for Burkina Faso) and Dr. Ahmad Mohamed Ali (IDB President). The financing is expected to contribute to phase II …

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A tripartite agreement has been signed between The Egyptian Ministry of Education, ALEXBANK and Filmar Nile Textile S.A.E.

Leveraging on the’ Cotton for Life’ initiative, the Egyptian Ministry of Education signed a long term agreement today with ALEXBANK and Filmar Nile Textile – Filmar Group- in order to enhance the competitiveness of Egyptian cotton textiles in the global market. The agreement was attended by Dr. Mahmoud Abu El Nasr, Minister of Education; Mr. Paolo Vivona Chief Risk Officer …

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