KUWAIT EYES ZERO ILLITERACY RATE – EDUCATION MINISTER

SHARM El-SHEIKH (Egypt), Jan 30 — The Kuwaiti Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education Dr. Bader Al-Essa said Thursday that the Kuwaiti government was exerting relentless efforts to bring down the illiteracy rate to zero.

Speaking here at …

MEDC SIGNS MOU FOR AWARENESS MESSAGES ON EDUCATION PORTALS

MUSCAT: The Muscat Electricity Distribution Company (MEDC) and the Ministry of Education (MoE) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on creating slots on education portals for the company to post awareness messages for teachers and students.

The MoU was signed …

MOE TURNS TO CHESS TO HELP SCHOOLCHILDREN MAKE THE RIGHT MOVES

By: Ashok Purohit

MUSCAT: The Ministry of Education (MoE) has tied up with Oman’s only FIDE-accredited chess trainer to help schoolchildren improve their problem-solving skills and concentration levels.

The initiative, starting next week, will have Ismail Karim training 45 physical …

Fatfat; March 14 disclosed all its papers

SEPTEMBER 3, 2014 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) “Future” parliamentary bloc member, Ahmad Fatfat, confirmed that his party was “open to all names”, pointing that March 14 has unveild all its papers in yesterday’s initiative.

“We have …

Bou Saab; We support teachers’ demands but students are our priority

AUGUST 23, 2014 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Education Minister, Elias Bou Saab, gave a speech during the graduation ceremony of Baskinta Public School, whereby he explained that despite his full support of teachers’ rightful demands, he …

ISM STUDENT FINISHES IN TOP THREE OF GOA SINGING CONTEST

Scully D’souza, a class XII student of Indian School Muscat (ISM) has bagged the third position in ‘Goencho Avaz’, a popular state-level singing contest held in Goa, India.

A first-time contestant Scully bagged the position in the solo category of …

KUWAITI UNIVERSITY TO HOLD ORIENTATION FOR KUWAITIS SEEKING EDUCATION IN JORDAN

AMMAN, Aug 2 — Kuwait University will hold an orientation for students seeking education in Jordan, Cultural attache at the Kuwaiti Embassy in Amman Dr. Mohammad Al-Dhafiri said here Friday.

In a statement to KUNA, Al-Dhafiri noted that the orientation …