Monthly Archives: February 2014

New Polytechnic to Develop Next Generation of Workers for Petroleum Services Industry

TQ Construction and Drilling Training Center Inaugurated in Dammam. Dammam: Leading representatives from Saudi’s oil and gas sector gathered in Dammam on Thursday, February 27th, to launch the newest Saudi Petroleum Services Polytechnic (SPSP), the Construction and Drilling Training Center. … Continue reading

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Students at Imam University to Benefit from New Learning Technology

Pearson and Imam University form partnership to provide tailored learning solutions to Foundation Year students. Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, has announced a partnership with Saudi Arabia’s Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University, which will see thousands of the … Continue reading

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Arab World Learning Barometer shows half of region’s children are failing to learn adequately

8.5 million children in the region remain excluded – many of them girls from poor communities or children affected by conflict More than half of primary school age children not learning while in school Compilation of data and analysis will … Continue reading

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Region’s Tech-Savvy Talent on Show in Qatar

Final of the Arab Mobile App Challenge in Doha showcases region’s entrepreneurial talent. Doha: The winners of the 2014 Arab Mobile Learning Challenge (AMAC) have been announced at an event in Doha. The winning team, “Loujie” from the UAE has … Continue reading

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