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A political coming of age in the Gulf

The apparent airstrike against targets in Tripoli, Libya, last week by the air force of the United Arab Emirates, in conjunction with Egypt, must go down as one of the most intriguing developments in the modern history of the Arab Gulf states. 54 more words

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Dubai Teen Grabs 5th place at World Youth Scrabble Championship

Colombo, Sri Lanka: 14 year old Sanchit Kapoor, a GEMS Modern Academy student from Dubai, helped the UAE to a third consecutive top 5 finish at the 9th annual World Youth Scrabble Championship (WYSC), which ran from August 29th-31st 2014 in Colombo. 466 more words

Abu Dhabi

Hazem Nounou recognized for teaching excellence

Qatar: The award is considered one of the most prestigious awards presented to faculty or staff members of Texas A&M University . Nounou was recognized with his award at a special reception 28 August in the Texas A&M University at Qatar Engineering Building in Education City. 235 more words

Abu Dhabi

Low pay, low morale in Dubai private schools

Dubai, UAE: Most school teachers remain underpaid and unappreciated all over the world, including in the UAE, despite playing a critical role in moulding young minds. 696 more words

Abu Dhabi

Doors open to students of the world at NYUAD

Abu Dhabi, UAE: The first intake of students at New York University Abu Dhabi’s new Saadiyat Island campus has begun its first week of classes. 431 more words

Abu Dhabi

700 apply for 88 places at Abu Dhabi school

Abu Dhabi, UAE: Schools in Abu Dhabi are bursting at the seams because of an expanding workforce and a government decree requiring public sector employees to live in the emirate. 687 more words

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…السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته

I thought it would be a good idea to do a post about restaurants a person should visit if they had “one day” to spend in a country. 202 more words