Friday, June 22, 2018

Education

UAE to build Dh500 million Mars Scientific City

The UAE on Tuesday revealed plans to build a city called Mars Scientific City, a Dh500 million project that will simulate life on Mars. The...

The First International Conference on Sustainable Futures

The International Conference on Sustainable Futures (ICSF) will be conducted on November 26-27, 2017 by Applied Science University (ASU) and London South Bank University...

Squeeze on jobs and pay forces parents to find more affordable...

Parents struggling to pay tuition fees are pulling their children out of private schools and sending them to cheaper ones or back home.With many...

Saudi: Private sector to run 25 government schools

Saudi Arabian authorities on Tuesday ordered the handover of 25 state-run schools to be run by private sector companies as part of economic reforms...

A major blunder in Grade 11 exam

Manama: Students following Indian curriculum here will have to sit for their Grade 11 biology and business studies exam again. The reason: a major blunder...

Education Special: Top Schools in Bahrain

With the next school year in three months, it’s time for parents to find the right educational institution for their kids. Below is our...

Bahrain withdraws book misnaming Arabian Gulf

A foreign company had to apologise after it misnamed the Arabian Gulf in a textbook commissioned by the Ministry of Education. Under the deal, the...

Dubai to get 10 new schools, fees starting at Dh15,000

Parents' education spending continues to be a sensitive subject here in the UAE, according to a recent report published by HSBC. But with 10 new...

Unemployment levels due to ‘nepotism’ and ‘lack of opportunities’, say Emiratis

A lack of previous experience and nepotism are among the reasons for high unemployment in the UAE, say Emirati job seekers.On Tuesday, members of...

Can an app help Saudi women know their rights?

Thousands of Saudi women are turning to an app to figure out how they can get the law on their side in the deeply...

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