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Eteach International extends reach to Levant markets

Teachings opportunities in Kingdoms of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, Oman and Qatar also increase. Dubai – With the new academic year fast approaching, schools across the region are posting positions for teaching opportunities to coincide with the start of the new academic year; September 2015. Jordan is the latest market to post positions on Eteach International, the Dubai-based branch of …

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Bedaya center signs mou with Qatar leadership academy

Agreement Aims To Promote Career Education and Awareness In Qatar. The Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development, a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Qatar Leadership Academy (QLA), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) , to strengthen and promote career guidance services in …

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Hamdan bin Mohammed approves organizational structure of Dubai Smart Government

Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued Executive Council Resolution No (27) of 2015 approving the new organizational structure of Dubai Smart Government (DSG). Pursuant to the Resolution, the Director General of DSG is authorised to issue directives to carry out the provisions of the Resolution and …

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Microsoft releases Office 2016 for Mac users in UAE

The Office 2016 for Mac provides a familiar and user friendly interface with seamless access across platforms, featuring significant improvements in performance and stability. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Microsoft has announced the availability of the final version of office 2016 for Mac in UAE as part of its efforts to make the software available across all devices and platforms. Office …

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Delegation of 400 students set to visit pioneering ‘smart cities’ in USA, Britain and Switzerland

MoE aims to enhance life skills of UAE students through series of camps promoting creativity, innovation and exploration. Al Hammadi: ‘We are steadfast in our commitment to equip Emirati graduates with strong values of citizenship and academic competence’. A delegation of 400 outstanding UAE students from public schools will be sent on an educational field trip to pioneering ‘smart cities’ …

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Climate data project seeks to prepare poorer nations

By Puneet Kollipara – SciDev.Net A global initiative to help developing nations prepare for the impacts of climate change will be piloted in Bangladesh, Colombia and Ethiopia, following its launch in the United States last week. The Climate Services for Resilient Development partnership has more than US$34 million worth of funding and goods to use to pool scientific data and …

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Honeywell and Microsoft collaborate to strengthen user experience for enterprise-grade mobile devices in MENA region

New Mobile Computer From Honeywell Equipped With Windows® Embedded 8.1 Handheld Platform. Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has joined with Microsoft Corp. to deliver the Windows Embedded 8.1 Handheld platform to Honeywell ‘s latest mobile solution, the Dolphin™ 75e mobile computer. By taking advantage of this latest operating system, enterprise companies in manufacturing, retail, and transport and logistics can enhance security, improve …

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Beehive channels over AED 12 million ($3m) finance to more than 25 SMEs in the UAE

UAE’s first peer-to-peer finance platform marks industry milestone in only 8 months Businesses saved up to 30% on their cost of finance on average Beehive empowers SMEs to expand, recruit more staff and refinance existing debt Beehive, the UAE’s leading online marketplace for peer-to-peer finance, announced it has facilitated over AED 12 million ($3m) in finance for more than 25 …

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MBRSC, UK Space Agency and Deimos Space UK Ltd announce collaboration on International Partnership Space Programme

UK Space Agency Signs Agreement with Deimos Space UK Ltd for ‘SAFIY’ project. Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and Deimos Space UK Ltd announced that they plan to proceed with a project co-funded by MBRSC, DEIMOS Space and the UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Space Programme (IPSP). Based on this announcement the UK space agency signed an agreement with …

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Abdullah Al Ghurair pledges one third of his assets to launch Abdullah Al Ghurair Education Foundation

Initial budget of AED4.2 billion over the next 10 years. One of the largest privately funded philanthropic education initiatives in the Arab world, devoted to equipping Arab youth with the knowledge and skills they need to fulfill their promise as the future leaders of the region. Initiative to benefit more than 15,000 university gifted students from less privileged backgrounds in …

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