In a breathtaking display of absurdity, US secretary of defense Chuck Hagel and Britain’s Foreign Minister William Hague were among senior Western delegates to address the annual conference on “regional security” held in Bahrain at the weekend. 1,009 more words
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A forum organised by Cambridge English Language Assessment brought together school owners, directors, school principals, heads of English Language department, education professionals and policy makers in the UAE to discuss the importance of setting and achieving English language standards. 373 more words
Sharjah, UAE: Bee’ah – the Middle East’s award-winning and leading integrated environmental and waste management company – has signed an agreement with the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and… 1,009 more words
Dubai, UAE: Dubai students will be able to reenact the role of ambassadors at the first UN simulation conference in the Middle East, to be held early next year. 403 more words
UAE: Teenage girls in the UAE continue to outperform boys in reading, science, mathematics and problem-solving, the results of an international survey show.
Both groups made significant gains in these subjects compared with results from 2009, but still rank below the international average. 486 more words