Carnegie Mellon Qatar Launches Online Showcase of Student Research
Meeting of the Minds research symposium goes virtual, opens up new audiences DOHA, QATAR—July 6, 2020: Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, a partner university of Qatar Foundation, transformed its annual research symposium, Meeting of the Minds, into a digital showcase of student work. Meeting of the Minds was started at Carnegie Mellon’s main campus 25 years ago as an opportunity for students to present their work to the community, and it has been an annual event at the Qatar campus since 2007. While the pandemic restrictions prevented an in-person event, it was critical that CMU-Q find a new mode for students to share their ......Read More
Monday, July 6, 2020
The Hamilton International School Hosts Qatari Mountaineer and Adventurer Fahad Badar
The first Arab to scale Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse shares his inspiring journey with students in virtual event Doha, Qatar: 24 June 2020 - The Hamilton International School, part of International Schools Partnership (ISP) a global network of schools including Park House English School, hosted an online inspirational speaker event with ......Read More
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
New Book Shows Way to Peaceful Resolution of Maritime Border Disputes
Road Map Can Help Coastal Countries Tap Offshore Resources Qatar, June 14, 2020: WASHINGTON, D.C.: A new book by energy expert Roudi Baroudi highlights often overlooked mechanisms that could defuse tensions and help unlock billions of dollars’ worth of oil and gas. “Maritime Disputes in the Eastern ......Read More
Sunday, June 14, 2020
QFBA in Partnership with Northumbria University Hosts Virtual Admissions Session with CNA-Q students
Doha, Qatar - June 09, 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy in partnership with Northumbria University (QFBA-Northumbria University) is hosting a virtual ‘E-Meet Our Admissions’ event over Microsoft teams on Wednesday 10th June 2020 at 5pm. Final year business students at the College of North Atlantic – Qatar ......Read More
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
UCL Qatar Presents New Online Teaching Toolkit for Parents and Educators
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 03, 2020: In collaboration with Dr Stacy Hackner, professor at UCL Arts & Sciences, UCL Qatar, a Qatar Foundation partner university, has created a toolkit to help parents and educators deliver creative object-based learning and inquiry. The toolkit facilitates learning and provides practical ......Read More
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
The Future of Jobs for Today's Students
Qatar - May 28, 2020: At the beginning of this year, through its Platform for Shaping the Future of the New Economy and Society, the World Economic Forum published an innovate study of on “The Jobs of Tomorrow: Mapping Opportunity in the New Economy .” The authors used sophisticated statistical techniques to estimate the ......Read More
Thursday, May 28, 2020
ACS International School Doha Continues With Technology-forward Learning to Support Students Beyond ...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 16, 2020: The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has allowed academic institutions worldwide to rethink their use of technology. ACS International School Doha has intuitively been part of this shift, backed by a technology driven curriculum, to help its community transition from traditional to distance ......Read More
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Qatar Finance and Business Academy in Partnership With Northumbria University Hosts Interactive Webi ...
Doha, Qatar 13 May 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy in partnership with Northumbria University (QFBA-NU) hosted its latest interactive webinar to guide high school students in choosing their academic majors. The webinar which was run under QFBA-NU’s latest ‘Ramadan Show’ achieved this by engaging students ......Read More
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Qatar Finance and Business Academy Hosts a Webinar Entitled “Innovation in Zakat: an Obligation and ...
Doha, Qatar, 11 May 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy conducted a webinar entitled “Innovation in Zakat: an obligation and an economy”, a part of its Ramadan initiative to maintain and continue the Academy’s mission in learning and training and which coincides with the holy month of Ramadan. These learning ......Read More
Monday, May 11, 2020
Qatar Finance and Business Academy in Partnership with Northumbria University launches a Ramadan Sho ...
Doha, Qatar - April 28, 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy in partnership with Northumbria University (QFBA-Northumbria University) launched its latest ‘Ramadan Show’ on its Instagram channel. The show aims to engage with local residents, expats, current university students and high school students through its Instagram ......Read More
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
QFBA in Partnership With Northumbria University Launched Its 1st Interactive Webinar on the Impact o ...
Doha, Qatar - April 23, 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy in partnership with Northumbria University (QFBA-Northumbria University) recently hosted a webinar with over 40 participants to engage the public in an open dialogue about the impact of the current COVID-19 crisis on the financial sector. The webinar took place on the ......Read More
Thursday, April 23, 2020
ACS International Schools Shares Distance Learning Tips for Parents
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 31, 2020: ACS International School Doha has compiled its best practical advice for parents who are adapting to their new role of both parent and educator, as Qatar-based schools continue to educate their students through distance learning. ACS's tips aim to help families make the best of new ......Read More
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Qatar Finance and Business Academy in Partnership with Northumbria University Launches New Master's ...
Doha, Qatar - 15,March 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy in collaboration with Northumbria University (QFBA-Northumbria) launched a new master’s programme (MSc) in Finance. The post graduate degree spans over a period of 1 year. It aims to offer an academically sound yet flexible programme in response to analyzing the current ......Read More
Sunday, March 15, 2020
Qatar Finance and Business Academy in Collaboration With Northumbria University Announces New Under ...
Doha, Qatar - March 04, 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA) in collaboration with Northumbria University announced a new top up undergraduate degree program in accounting and finance in addition to its existing finance related majors for the 2020 academic year. The new top up program launch emerged as a result of ......Read More
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Alfardan Celebrates 15th Anniversary of Inauguration of “Tariqi”
An Undergraduate Grant Program in Qatar Doha, Qatar, 15 February 2020: Alfardan Group has inaugurated “Tariqi”, a program that initially started in 2006 with an intention to offer students unique opportunities to receive funding for their undergraduate education and embark on their working careers with one of ......Read More
Sunday, February 16, 2020
Kawader Celebrates 28 Graduates to Lead the Financial Services Sector
Doha, Qatar Feb 16 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA) celebrated graduating the 7th cohort of its leading quality qatarization program Kawader, where 28 graduates entered the financial services sector bringing the total number of graduates since its inception to 176. Under the theme of trust, perseverance, ......Read More
Sunday, February 16, 2020
ACS Doha International School Celebrates Qatar National Sports Day in Presence of Qatari Inspiring A ...
Empowering the ACS Doha’s youth to pursue sports 15th February 2020, Doha, Qatar – ACS International School Doha community celebrated National Sports Day by inspiring students to adopt a healthy and active lifestyle in presence of leading track and field runner, Mariam Farid. Students engaged in an open ......Read More
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Qatar Finance and Business Academy in Collaboration With Northumbria University Participates in Qata ...
Doha, Qatar: February 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA) in partnership with Northumbria University participates in Qatari Youth Forum’s third edition, organized by the Qatar Cultural and Heritage Events Center under the patronage of the Ministry of Culture and Sports on February 4 and 5. QFBA’s ......Read More
Sunday, February 9, 2020
EAA's No Child Left Out 2019 Campaign Attracts Overwhelming School Participation
Nearly 17,000 students from 17 public and private schools take part Doha, Qatar 02 February 2020: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, committed to providing education to the most disadvantaged populations, carried its latest “No Child Left Out” 2019 ......Read More
Sunday, February 2, 2020
EAA Foundation Announces Chevron Phillips Chemical Sponsorship to Improve Education for Disadvantage ...
Donation to go towards “Together Project” Doha, Qatar 30 January 2020 – Education Above All (EAA) foundation, has announced a contribution from Chevron Phillips Chemical Company Qatar LLC, which will see the chemical producer invest QR 385,000 into EAA’s Together ......Read More
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Sidra Medicine Signs Agreement with Royal College International from Canada
26 January 2020, Doha, Qatar – Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, has signed a collaborative service agreement with the Royal College International (RCI), an entity that promotes and delivers programs and services on behalf of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. The agreement will help ......Read More
Sunday, January 26, 2020
International Day of Education Features Youth Voices
EAA launches edvOcate to inspire and mobilize future leaders in protection of education Doha, 22 January 2020 – Highlighting the importance of youth voices in securing the protection of education for all children and youth, the Education Above All Foundation (EAA), founded by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, ......Read More
Thursday, January 23, 2020
ACS Doha International School celebrates its Young Sustainability Awards
Empowering Qatar’s youth to a more sustainable future 20 January 2019, Doha, Qatar - ACS International School Doha celebrated its first Young Sustainability Awards, an initiative to encourage students to think critically about their environment. The award ceremony featured representatives from the Ministry of Environment and ......Read More
Monday, January 20, 2020