Saturday, May 21

Education

British Royal College of Defence Studies Delegation Visits IMCTC

Education
Riyadh-- Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) received today, at its headquarters in Riyadh, a delegation from the British Royal College of Defense Studies.The delegation was briefed on IMCTC's efforts in combating terrorism and its role in countering extremist ideology and coordinating all efforts to confront terrorist ideologies through intellectual and media initiatives and combating terrorist financing, in addition to the IMCTC efforts in coordinating and intensifying the efforts of the member states of the coalition.The visiting delegation also toured IMCTC headquarters where they were briefed on the most important publications concerned with the various fields of combating terrorism. The visitors also were informed of the latest developments related to terrorist group...

Royal Commission for Riyadh Announces Opening of Singaporean One World International School

Education
Riyadh- The Royal Commission for Riyadh (RCR) today announced the opening of the Singaporean One World International School (OWIS), one of the prestigious schools of the Singaporean Global Schools Foundation (GSF), in Riyadh as part of a program to attract international schools, which is affiliated with RCR that seeks to attract prestigious international schools to the capital in partnership with the ministries of investment and education.International schools will contribute to creating a diversified educational system and offering globally accredited educational curricula and systems, in addition to adopting the best experience-based practices. The program to attract international schools is part of a broader program to attract regional headquarters of international companies, which aims...

Saudi Arabia Strengthens Cooperation with USA in Innovation, Emerging Technologies and Space

Education
Washington-- Currently on a visit to the United States of America, the Saudi Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Eng. Abdullah Alswaha has met with the U.S. Deputy National Security Adviser for Cyber and Emerging Technology Anne Neuberger, in the presence of Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan, the Saudi Ambassador to the United States of America.The meeting reviewed fostering partnership and developing cooperation between the two sides in several areas, including cybersecurity, emerging technologies, in addition to developing digital capabilities in cybersecurity.Eng. Alswaha has also met with Ambassador Barbara Leaf, Senior Director of Middle East and North Africa Affairs at the U.S. National Security Council to discuss ways to strengthen cooperation between the two ...

Rafed Receives Dubai Award for Sustainable Transport under “Transport Safety” Category

Education
Dubai-- Tatweer Educational Transportation Services Company (Rafed), the executive arm of the Ministry of Education for providing school transport service, has received the Dubai Award for Sustainable Transport in its 12th version, which was organized by the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority in Dubai Emirate during a ceremony that was held under the patronage of Crown Prince of Dubai, and Chairman of the Executive Board Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.The company ranked second at the level of the Middle East and North Africa, where the scope of the award was expanded in the current version of the award to include government and semi-government authorities and institutions, private companies, schools, universities and general benefit association in the region.Rafed was ho...

Alexandria University Showcases Its Educational Programs at International Conference and Exhibition for Education 2022

Education
Riyadh-- Alexandria University showcased its various educational programs through its pavilion participating in the International Conference and Exhibition for Education 2022.The supervisors of the pavilion gave an overview of the programs offered by the university such as Manchester Medical School Program for Bachelor’s degree, Medical Engineering, and Underwater Archeology Program, for both Master’s and Ph.D. degrees, and dual degree program in engineering between Alexandria University and the University of Louisville, USA.Alexandria is one of the oldest Egyptian universities. It was founded in 1942, and it has two branches outside Egypt, the first is located in Chad, and the second is in South Sudan.The university has obtained many international classifications, as the university contai...

ICEE 2022 Concludes with more than 147,000 Visits and Participations in Scientific Sessions and Workshops

Education
Riyadh-- The International Conference and Exhibition for Education 2022 (ICEE), under the theme “Education in Times of Crises: Opportunities and Challenges”, is concluded here today with the participation of ministers and experts in the field of education and more than 262 global and local exhibitors from 23 countries around the world.The ICEE 2022 received more than 131,460 visitors, while 9,430 participants attended the scientific sessions and 6,850 attendees at workshops, bringing the total number of visitors and participants in the sessions and workshops to 147,740.The four-day conference highlighted the educational policies in light of challenges, digital transformation and innovation in education, in addition to e-learning in the Kingdom from the perspective of an international visio...