Sunday 19 November 2017

Emirates flight school picks TRU Simulation

Emirates Flight Training Academy has signed an agreement with TRU Simulation + Training, a Textron company, to supply six new Flight Simulation Training Devices (FSTDs) with mini-motion systems for the Academy. The agreement was signed during the Dubai Airshow in the presence of


WISE Prize presented to Patrick Awuah of Ghana

The prestigious WISE Prize for Education has been presented to Patrick Awuah, founder and president of Ashesi University College, a private, not-for-profit institution that has become one of Ghana's premier universities in little over a decade.   Her Highnes


Boeing, RJ announce pilot training agreement

Boeing and Royal Jordanian Airlines have announced at the 2017 Dubai Air Show the carrier has selected Boeing to provide its 787 flight training. Under the five-year strategic agreement, Boeing will provide Royal Jordanian with a comprehensive training solution, including pilot t


HCT, Ford launch entrepreneurship academy

The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT), the UAE’s largest applied higher education institution, has partnered with Ford Motor Company to launch the Henry Ford Entrepreneurship Academy (Hefa) in the UAE. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed by Dr Abdullatif Al S


GAJ completes Sharjah school project work

Godwin Austen Johnson (GAJ), one of the largest British architectural and design practices in the UAE, said it has completed the work on its latest educational project – Sharjah English School. Located in University City, the school is strategically placed with easy access


Bahraini construction firms blacklisted over pay issue

Four major firms in Bahrain, including two construction companies, have been blacklisted by the government over non-payment of wages, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication. For further details, visit


Zain launches new women empowerment network

Zain Group, a leading telecom services operator in the region, has announced the launch of its all-female empowerment initiative, aimed at achieving gender equality and empowering women in the organization to act, lead, develop, and succeed. While the program has already been run


Sadara signs training pacts with Jubail institutes

Sadara Chemical Company has signed memorandums of understanding (MoUs) establishing industrial training partnerships with Jubail Industrial College (JIC) and Jubail Technical Institute (JTI). The MoUs with the two Jubail educational institutions constitute a strategic Learning an


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