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MOEHE Announces Schedules of Secondary Certificate First Semester Exams Starting From 30 Nov

On Wednesday, 18 November 2020, the Student Evaluation Department of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MOEHE) issued schedules of first semester examinations for secondary certificate students in the Adult Education, Technology, Scientific and Arts and Humanities tracks. The Ministry has decided to begin the examinations on Monday, 30 November 2020, instead of 2

FAA, NASA UAS Demonstrations Mark End of UTM Pilot Program

The second phase of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) traffic management pilot program (UTM/UPP) ended with testing demonstrations in partnership with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) focused on testing remote identification (RID) technology and beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) operations, according to a Nov. 17 press release. The

QU AND ARYAN PROPERTIES TO COLLABORATE IN THE FIELD OF RESEARCH, CONSULTANCY AND KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER

Qatar University’s College of Engineering (QU-CENG) yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Aryan Properties to establish collaboration in the field of research, consultancy and knowledge transfer. The MoU was signed by CENG Dean Dr Khalid Kamal Naji and Aryan Properties CEO Mr Mohammed Hussein Al Ali, in the presence of officials from both

Shura Council Discusses Decree Amending the Labor Law

The Shura Council held its regular weekly session yesterday under the chairmanship of HE Mr. Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Chairman of the Council. At the beginning of the session, the Council discussed Decree-Law No. (16) of 2020 amending some provisions of Decree-Law No. 11 of 2012 on the governmental regulation for the

MOJ Launches “Absher” Car Service to Reach Customers in Their Whereabouts

The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) has launched “Absher” car service. This service is a mobile office in which a legal notary will be present as well as will have all office and technical requirements needed to complete transactions and take signatures of citizens in their whereabouts without the need to visit the Ministry or its

Mada Center Grants Digital Accessibility Certification to QSE Website

Assistive Technology Center Qatar “Mada” affiliated with the Ministry of Transport and Communications has granted a certification to Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) website. This certification is granted to institutions after working on implementing the international standards of digital accessibility on their digital platforms. Thus, it has become easy for persons with disabilities and the elderly

UAE-UK Business Council Announces 10th Anniversary Campaigns for 2021

The United Arab Emirates – United Kingdom Business Council today hosted its Plenary Session in Abu Dhabi. The event was hosted by the two Co-Chairs,  His Excellency Ahmed Al Sayegh, Minister of State to the UAE Cabinet and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Global Market, and Sir Edward Lister, Chief Strategic Adviser to UK Prime Minister

HH The Amir Chairs Third Meeting of Supreme Council for Economic Affairs and Investment

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Economic Affairs and Investment, chaired the Council’s third meeting in 2020 held yesterday morning at the Amiri Diwan. HH The Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani, the Deputy Chairman of the Council, attended the meeting along with