1966 video of Saudi girls school tells tales of reform then and now

Friday, 08 March 2019

An old video of Saudi Arabia’s first school for girls, captured by a British reporter in 1966, ......

Mission Critical: A shift in relevant skills for tomorrow’s world

Thursday, 27 December 2018

Is the future of education in the cusp of change? Or has it changed already?The knowledge that our ......

Saudi Arabia approves SR400m annually to build 120 schools with private sector

Wednesday, 05 December 2018

The Council of Ministers on Tuesday approved an initiative to construct educational buildings with ......

Preparing our graduates for the real world is worthwhile

Monday, 12 November 2018

Dr. Mohamed A. Ramady is Senior Advisor with Partner Energy, and former Visiting Associate Professor, Finance and Economics, at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals , Saudi Arabia. He specializes on middle east energy policy, the Saudi Economy, OPEC, GCC regional geo -political risk assessment and has authored many books such as “The Saudi Arabian Economy: Policies, Achievements and Challenges”, “GCC Economies: Stepping up to Future Challenges”, “Economic, Political and Financial Country Risk: An analysis of the GCC countries” . In 2015 he completed several books on “OPEC in a shale oil world : where to next ?”; “The Rentier Theory Revisited”; and “The Political Economy of Social Capital” .

Dr Ramady has held senior level positions for more than 28 years in banking, finance and investment, as a Vice President with Citibank where he was posted in Europe and the Middle East and seconded to the Saudi American Bank as well as with First City Texas Bank, Qatar National Bank, and Qatar International Islamic Bank. Dr Ramady obtained his BA and PhD in Economics, at the University of Leicester, UK, a Postgraduate Masters Degree in Economic Development, University of Glasgow, UK. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, UK .


Syria parents spurn Kurd schools over university fears

Monday, 29 October 2018

After carefully packing her schoolbag, seven-year-old Rasha scrambles into the van that shuttles her ......

Saudi Arabia signs memorandum worth $800 mln in education sector

Thursday, 25 October 2018

The company handling investments for the General Organization for Social Insurance in Saudi Arabia, ......

Mobile schools to bring Indian state education to children’s doorsteps

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Children who find it difficult to travel distances to go to schools in India will soon be able to ......

Houthis deprive two mln Yemeni children from education, closes 3600 schools

Sunday, 21 October 2018

Yemeni Minister of Education Abdullah Salem Lemmles said that the war launched by the Houthi ......

This is how Dubai Police regulate back-to-school traffic

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Traffic congestion on the streets of Dubai is no longer an issue for road users, especially after ......

The case for re-balancing, not re-writing, world history narrative

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

“History will be kind to me for I intend to write it,” Winston Churchill once said. As a ......

Dubai school pays out $27,000 after student’s ‘false behavior report’

Wednesday, 05 September 2018

A German school in Dubai paid 100,000 dirhams ($27,229) to a student’s parents following a ......

Iran parliament drops plan to impeach education minister

Sunday, 02 September 2018

Iran's parliament called off a planned vote to impeach the education minister on Sunday, Iranian ......

Family loses five young girls in Sudan boat tragedy

Friday, 17 August 2018

A Sudanese family lost five young girls in the tragic boat sinking incident in Sudan on Wednesday, ......

Row over Algerian education minister’s Nobel Prize comments

Friday, 10 August 2018

Algerian Higher Education Minister Al Taher Hajjar stirred uproar in Algeria and sparked anger ......

Saudi education ministry: Plan to transfer students from Canada in action

Tuesday, 07 August 2018

Saudi students studying in Canada now have the opportunity to transfer to 18 different countries to ......