Sunday 23 April 2017

Bahrain hosts debut AlMabarrah youth forum

The inaugural youth forum organised by AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation with focus on the effect of leadership, entrepreneurship and volunteerism in developing the youth, ended on a successful note in Bahrain. The forum, held under the patronage of the Prime Minister, His Royal H


60 teams shortlisted to Mashroo3i competition

Bahrain’s Labour Fund Tamkeen has announced that 60 teams, out of 110, have qualified to continue on to the Business Planning phase of the Mashroo3i competition, a youth business plan scheme. The qualification follows the successful completion of an Orientation Training Pro


GEMS schools honoured for student performance

Four GEMS Education schools were recently honoured for performance of their students in international assessments at an award ceremony organised by the Supreme Council of Education, UAE Ministry of Education and Higher Education. The ceremony was held at Dubai Men’s College


KAEC appoints developer for key school project

King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), a special economic zone on Saudi Arabia's Red Sea coast, has awarded a SR49-million ($13.3 million) contract to IHCC, a design-and-build turnkey solution provider, to develop the third phase of the internationally accredited school The World Academy (TWA)


Bahrain University teams win Imagine Cup finals

Teams Influx, O’LINA and Team1 swept to victory yesterday in the Bahrain finals of Microsoft’s Imagine Cup 2017, a global technology competition that aims to deliver educational, entrepreneurial and employment opportunities for youth by acquiring critical skills. Held


Saudi Arabia ‘will need over 1m new schools by 2020’

Based on current growth rates, Saudi Arabia is predicted to need over a million new school places by 2020 in grades 1-12, of which 150,000 are expected to come from the private sector, a report said. The number of private schools in the Kingdom has only been growing at 3 per cent


Top education and career fairs open in Muscat

The 18th edition of Oman’s leading event for global higher education-GHEDEX and the 16th edition of Oman’s preferred Omanisation Career Fair- OCF commenced yesterday (April 18) in Muscat, Oman.   Organized by OITE Trade Fairs, the exhibition was inaugurated by Dr


Abu Dhabi University to open new campus in Dubai

Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has announced plans to open a new campus in Dubai offering master’s degree programmes in law, business and engineering. The announcement was made during ADU’s participation in Gulf Education & Training Exhibition (Getex), the leading stu


Gulf Bank sponsors Injaz-Kuwait contest

Gulf Bank sponsored Injaz Kuwait’s recent ‘Entrepreneurship Masterclass Competition’ for high school students in government schools. The two-day competition at the Community Development Centre in Bayan named the top entrepreneurial teams in the boys and girls ca


Expo 2020 Dubai to highlight youth collaboration at Think Science Fair

Expo 2020 Dubai will have a strong presence at the ongoing Think Science Fair 2017 being held in Dubai, UAE, inviting young people in the UAE to drive and shape the first World Expo ever to be held in the region. Since its inception, Expo 2020’s Youth Connect has launched s

 1 2 3 > 

calendarCalendar of Events