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Dubai's GEMS Education eyes growth in southeast Asia
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Dubai's GEMS Education eyes growth in southeast Asia

Monday, 9 February 2015 1:38 PM

Schools operator is looking at opportunities in new markets including Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines and China

Abu Dhabi school closed, fined over bus death tragedy
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Abu Dhabi school closed, fined over bus death tragedy

Sunday, 8 February 2015 4:37 PM

Al Worood Academy Private School ordered to pay more than $40,000 after pupil dies in locked school bus

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The 50 Richest Indian in the GCC 2015 - Education and Healthcare

Sunday, 8 February 2015 9:13 AM

Arabian Business counts down the wealthiest Indians living in the Middle East

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The 50 Richest Indians in the GCC 2015

Sunday, 8 February 2015 9:12 AM

Arabian Business counts down the wealthiest Indians living in the Middle East

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Bahrain's GFH inks deal for $103m university at Tunis project
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Bahrain's GFH inks deal for $103m university at Tunis project

Saturday, 7 February 2015 1:07 PM

Three leading US universities agree to establish American University at GFH-backed $3bn Tunis Financial Harbour

Abu Dhabi adopts new school bus safety measures after tragedy
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Abu Dhabi adopts new school bus safety measures after tragedy

Saturday, 7 February 2015 9:50 AM

School Transport Executive Committee announces new regulatory measures after death of four-year-old schoolgirl

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"Hogwarts of the east" goes up in China

Wednesday, 4 February 2015 12:51 PM

A fine arts academy in northern China builds a new building resembling the Hogwarts school from J.K. Rowling's famed Harry Potter series.

Qatar, UK library project to digitise more than 1m documents
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Qatar, UK library project to digitise more than 1m documents

Saturday, 24 January 2015 2:08 AM

Partnership between Qatar Foundation, Qatar National Library and British Library enters second phase

Education giant backs move to protect Arabic language in UAE
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Education giant backs move to protect Arabic language in UAE

Friday, 23 January 2015 9:31 AM

Pearson says emphasis on English in region should not be at the expense of Arabic language

US university backtracks on Muslim call to prayer decision
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US university backtracks on Muslim call to prayer decision

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 1:45 PM

Duke University in North Carolina reverses decision to allow the call to prayer to be sounded from the bell tower of the Christian chapel

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Kuwait universities are harbouring extremists, minister says
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Kuwait universities are harbouring extremists, minister says

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 1:44 PM

Kuwait’s education minister says 'sectarianism and extremism are advancing' in schools and universities

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Finding happiness: Happy Box interview
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Finding happiness: Happy Box interview

Tuesday, 6 January 2015 1:43 PM

Educational activities concept, The Happy Box, has become one of the past year’s most talked-about new businesses. Co-founders Jumana and Linda Al Darwish explain what pushed them to launch the company

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Dubai school provider launches hotline for parents
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Dubai school provider launches hotline for parents

Tuesday, 6 January 2015 12:05 PM

GEMS MySchool is the first hotline offered by a private school provider in the UAE

It's time teachers were given more respect, says Dino Varkey
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It's time teachers were given more respect, says Dino Varkey

Saturday, 3 January 2015 9:18 AM

Once ranked as a highly-lauded profession alongside doctors and lawyers, the image of teaching as a profession has suffered in recent years. GEMS Education, one of the world's largest private school providers, is aiming to change that in 2015 and is offering a $1m prize as part of its search for the best teacher.

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Video emerges of Robert Mugabe's son studying in Dubai

Wednesday, 31 December 2014 9:24 AM

Clip has emerged of Tino Mugabe, who is studying architecture at the American University Dubai, in which he shares his thoughts on fitness and what basketball legend Kobe Bryant's visit to the UAE means to him.


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