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Tag Archives: Education

Zayed University signs MoU with Marsh to empower the Emirati workforce

Al Ataa sponsorship program to support Zayed University bright talent financially and academically. Zayed University and Marsh , a global leader in insurance broking and risk management, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Zayed University in Dubai campus in the presence of Robert M. Makhoul, Executive Chairman of Marsh Middle East and North Africa and Professor Reyadh AlMehaideb, …

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D-link takes aim at partner training and education

Networking Solutions Vendor Targets Aggressive SMB Push With New Training Focus. D-Link Corporation , a global leader in connectivity solutions for small, medium and large enterprise business networking, has announced a new channel strategy that will see the company aggressively reinforce its partner training and education schemes in the Middle East and Africa (MEA). According to the vendor that manufactures …

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WGS 2016: Educationist Dr Sugata Mitra appeals to education decision makers to allow use of the Internet during exams

Prominent educationist Dr Sugata Mitra appealed to the education decision makers gathered at the ongoing fourth World Education Summit to allow the use of Internet during examinations. He also urged curriculum designers and teachers to embrace the Internet not just as a tool of learning, but to include it as a subject in the curriculum just as any other such …

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Medtronic Makes Waves at Arab Health through Education and Technology Advances for the MEACAT Region, including Bahrain

Manama: Coinciding with celebration of the first anniversary of the incredibly successful Medtronic Academy, Medtronic the global leader in medical technology, launched the ValleylabTM FT10 energy platform at the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress in Dubai last week. “Last year we launched the Medtronic Academy, which has gone on to be a resounding success, having trained 600 physicians across the …

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Abu-Ghazaleh Inaugurates a Discussion Session on USAID’s Role in the Development of Economy and Education in Jordan

Barnhart: Jordan is the second largest beneficiary country, after Afghanistan, receiving assistance from USAID. Amman – Under the patronage of HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org) and with the attendance of high-profile economic and education leaders in Jordan, the Economic Policy Development Forum hosted Dr. Jim Barnhart, USAID Mission Director for Jordan in a discussion session …

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Sustainable Commitments of the British University in Dubai

‘Sustainability’ is the capacity to endure. The development of this capacity connects together issues of ecology, economics, politics and culture and is enabled by legal frameworks, policies on urban planning, construction and transport, and the choices we each make about our lifestyles and consumption. The British University in Dubai is the region’s leading postgraduate and research-based university. It promotes the …

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Smartworld introduces Smart Ideas Management Program

Initiative in line with UAE’s Innovation Strategy. Ali: Employee participation is the key to developing culture of innovation. Dubai: In line with the United Arab Emirate’s Innovation Strategy aimed at making the UAE the world’s most innovative nation by 2020, Smartworld , an Etisalat and Dubai South joint venture company, has launched ‘Smart Ideas Management’ program. The program, a major …

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CreaKids Early Learning Centre Officially Opened

The first centre in the Middle East from Norway’s finest childcare and education brand celebrates launch at grand opening fun day 10th January (Dubai, UAE) Norway’s international childcare and education brand, CreaKids, launched its first early learning centre in the Middle East at a grand opening day at the centre in Ibn Battuta Mall yesterday. In recognition of the brand’s …

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The Internationalization of Academia

Why more and more students are considering exchange programs abroad Dr. Linda Angell, Director of International Exchange Programs, at American University of Sharjah (AUS) We are always bombarded with talk about globalization, and how the world is becoming a ‘global village’. This becomes truer by the day, particularly as technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace. With ever growing …

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Kent College Campus Opening in Dubai

Kent College and Mir Hashem Khoory LLC (MHK) have signed a partnership agreement to open a campus in September 2016 at Meydan Dubai. Kent College Dubai will be run in partnership with Kent College Canterbury and is a second campus of the original school. Kent College Canterbury was founded in 1885 and has been classed as excellent in every aspect. …

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