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Texas A&M University at Qatar receives cutaway Rolls Royce Avon industrial gas turbine from Qatar Fertiliser Company (QAFCO)

DOHA, Qatar — Texas A&M University at Qatar Texas A&M University at Qatar recognized close partner, Qatar Fertiliser Company (QAFCO) , on 27 October for its donation of a cutaway gas turbine. The turbine has been designed for teaching purposes and will benefit engineering students with hands-on learning of turbine technology. The turbine is located in Texas A&M at Qatar’s …

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Bringing the residents of UAE together – HSBC and the British Council celebrate stories and the environment in UAE

In the United Arab Emirates, English is the international language that helps all the residents in the country from diverse national backgrounds communicate with each other. Given the importance of the English language to the local environment, HSBC and the British Council joined forces to host a ‘Kids Read’ storytelling event revolving around the environment for over 200 children, teachers …

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Global Externship Program Provides UAE, Saudi Students with Experience Working for Startup Technology Companies in Maryland

Five students complete Northrop Grumman – University of Maryland, Baltimore County program Abu Dhabi – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) announced the completion of the 2014 Global Externship Program to give international students exposure to career fields in cyber, program management and computer engineering. Four of the students were from Saudi Arabia …

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Thuraya supports Dubai’s Information City’s “Educate a Child, Build a Nation” initiative in advocacy of computer literacy for children

Thuraya Telecommunications Company , a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator today announced its support for Information City’s “Educate a Child, Build a Nation” initiative, which advocates computer literacy for children in the UAE. Ahmad Al Shareef, Vice President of Human Resources and Support Operations at Thuraya said, “We strongly believe in the “Educate a Child, Build a Nation” initiative …

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APICS Brings Educational and Networking Sessions for Supply Chain to Dubai

APICS, the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management, and APICS Supply Chain Council, APICS’s foundation arm, are hosting their first educational and networking conference in Dubai. APICS 2014 Dubai will provide supply chain and operations professionals and opportunity to learn, network, and develop their supply chain knowledge. The two-day educational and networking event, which will take place …

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Record number of African Ministries confirmed for Innovation Africa 2014

A record number of ministers and officials are confirmed to attend this year’s Innovation Africa Summit taking place in Kigali, Rwanda this 18-20 November 2014. So far 37 Ministries of Education, ICT, Science & Technology and other related organisations from 24 African countries will be hosting roundtable meetings over 2 days. Major sponsors include tech giants HP, Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, …

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Middle East presence for University

The University of Wolverhampton has signed an agreement to be formally linked with the Arab Open University. A Letter of Intent has been signed between the two institutions to collaborate on academic programmes. These will include law and a number of courses in the Faculty of Science and Engineering, which include Communication Engineering, Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering The courses …

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Zain introduces KNES students to its Wonderful World

Company welcomes school delegation in its main headquarters Kuwait – Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, welcomed a student delegation of high school students from the Kuwait National English School in its main headquarters in Shuwaikh. The initiative comes in line with the company’s partnership with INJAZ, the initiative that aims to develop Kuwait’s youth business skills. In a …

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Report reveals UAE’s ICT and media sector growth challenged by skillset gap

DIAC supports education in areas related to the ICT sector including Cloud Computing, IT Strategy and Customer Analytics Dubai, UAE: The findings of the ICT and Media segments of a recent Workforce Planning Study, commissioned by Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) and conducted by Deloitte, revealed that the anticipated increase in manpower demand within the ICT industry faces some key …

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Abu Dhabi University launches new Bachelor of Law in Arabic

Accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research Abu Dhabi University is well on its way to participate in the development of national cadres in the much-revered field of judicial and law practitioners that corresponds with the needs of the policy agenda of Abu Dhabi’s Government and its Economic Vision 2030. With the launch of the University’s new …

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