D’où vient la Crise entre le Qatar et ses Voisins?

D’où vient cette crise majeure? D’abord, d’où vient la Crise entre le Qatar et ses Voisins?  Si elle est la plus grave depuis la création du Conseil de Coopération du Golfe (CCG) en 1981, elle n’est pas la première. En 2014, Riyad, Abou Dhabi et Manama avaient retiré pendant huit mois leurs ambassadeurs du Qatar (sans rupture […]

Compulsory business courses for universities in the UAE

University World News in its issue No. 391, quoting the Emirates 24/7 online local news medium, reports that all government and private universities and higher education institutions in the country will include ‘innovation and business leadership’ as part of their curriculum starting from January 2016.
“This was announced by the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, in partnership with Leyland Stanford University from the United States. According to the ministry, the ‘innovation and business leadership’ curriculum will be compulsory for all higher education institutions across the nation.
The project will be phased over 5 stages, each with a specific themed activities for which seven experts from Stanford University will be invited to attend

Les Hubs éducatifs internationaux dans la région MENA

Selon World Education News & Reviews du 2 juin 2015 des dizaines de pays, régions et villes à travers le monde ont établi ou déclaré leur intention de se constituer en pôles régionaux ou mondiaux d’éducation. Cet article passe en revue la situation des plates-formes (Hubs) d’éducation internationales dans la région du Moyen-Orient et Afrique du Nord (MENA).

Les Emirats Arabes Unis, un marché facile mais très concurrentiel

Veritable laboratoire de la mondialisation, les Emirats Arabes Unis sont un marché très ouvert, mais en même temps extrêmement concurrentiel selon François Sporrer, directeur zone Proche et Moyen-Orient Business France. Dans son interview sur BusinessFrance (l’agence nationale au service de l’internationalisation de l’économie française. Elle est chargée du développement international des entreprises et de leurs exportations, ainsi […]

UAE’s School Education ranks 45th Globally

The UAE has been ranked the highest in the GCC region and 45 worldwide in a global school rankings list compiled by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The reports stated that “the list is based on test scores in maths and science among 15-year-olds in 76 countries, highlights the link between education […]

Iran to open more branch campuses in the Arab states

In an article written by Wagdy Sawahel for University World News (#359), the author underlines the strategy developed by the State of Iran in order to establish more branch campuses of its universities across the Arab states: “Earlier this month, a senior official in Iran’s ministry of energy said a technical university specializing in the […]

Education expert to discuss “The Leader In Me”

Education expert to discuss “The Leader In Me” in the Middle East; FranklinCovey Middle East is a global company that specializes in performance improvement of organizations.   For the first time, they are organizing the visit of author and speaker Sean Covey to the Middle East. During his tour, Stephen Covey will discuss how ‘The […]