Tuesday, November 29

Education

Al-Mandalawi stresses the need to improve the services of mobile phone companies for citizens

Education
Baghdad The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mohsen Al-Mandalawi, stressed the need to improve the services provided by mobile phone companies to citizens.A statement by his media office said that Al-Mandalawi received, today, Monday, the head of the Media and Communications Authority, Ali Al-Moayad, in the presence of a number of MPs. During the meeting, they discussed the fourth generation mobile phone license, the debts owed by Asiacell, the call for improving the services provided by mobile phone companies to citizens, and activating the decision to cancel the packing card tax voted by the Council of Ministers in response to the letter of the First Deputy sent to the Ministry of Communications, starting from next month."According to the statement, the media's role in exposing corrup...

A proffisor at the University of Diyala wins a gold and silver medal for two patents

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Baquba A proffisor at Diyala University obtained two patents in the Fifth Patents and Industrial Models Exhibition of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals.The Director of Media at Diyala University, Ahmed Abdul-Sattar, told the correspondent of the Iraqi National News Agency / NINA: "The proffisor, Muhammad Hamid Abdullah, from the College of Science obtained two patents in the exhibition of patents and industrial models organized by the Industrial Research and Development Authority in cooperation with the Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control, eith the participation of / 214 / patents and / 60 / industrial models in various specializations.He added that the proffisor received a gold medal in the renewable energies axis for a patent for "nano-structural materials fo...

Digital Media Center: Creating a page in the Kurdish language is an important step in the methodology of fighting digital lies

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Baghdad The Digital Media Center (DMC) praised the initiative of the Technology for Peace organization to create a page for it in the Kurdish language, entitled (Technology for Peace)) to confront counterfeiting and the lies of some pages.The DMC said in a statement: "The Kurdish digital space is devoid of a platform specialized in denying fake news and exposing false information published by some pages for different purposes."Founder and Head of Technology for Peace Aws Al-Saadi said: "The page was launched at the end of October of 2022, when the focus was on content in the Kurdish language."Al-Saadi added: The fake publications in the Kurdish language are mostly different from the Arabic-language publications, so having two pages separately is better than having only one page.In this con...

Demonstrations by university students in Khanaqin to demand the payment of their suspended financial dues

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Baquba Dozens of students from Khanaqin colleges demonstrated in Diyala governorate, demanding the payment of their suspended financial dues from the Kurdistan government./NINA/ correspondent stated that dozens of students from the faculties of languages and humanities in Khanaqin affiliated to (Karmyan) University, northeast of Baquba, demonstrated to demand the re-disbursement of financial scholarships allocated to college students, a reduction in wages in evening studies, and an improvement in services in the boarding departments.He added that the demonstrators demanded an increase in financial grants by 55% due to the exceptional living conditions in Khanaqin, the improvement of services in the boarding departments, and the reduction of evening studies wages that burden students and th...

Minister of Health Meets School Students

Education
H.E. Dr. Hilal Ali Al Sabti, Minister of Health, received in his office today (Thursday) a number of school students, under the supervision of United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and in collaboration with the Ministries of Health and Education as part of the World Children’s Day (WCD) celebration.The meeting was attended by H.E. Sumaira Chowdhury, UNICEF Representative to the Sultanate of Oman.The Minister of Health welcomed the students and affirmed their position as “leaders” in building the future of the country in various areas of the public and private sectors.Meanwhile, the UNICEF Representative to the Sultanate of Oman highlighted the importance of the health sector in the Sultanate of Oman and its role in the health of children in general, noting that the sector, compared to co...

British Prime Minister’s Special Representative for Education in Saudi Arabia Pays Visit to Imam University

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Riyadh, Dr. Ahmed bin Salem Al-Amri, President of Imam Mohammed bin Saud Islamic University, received today Special Representative of the British Prime Minister for Education to Saudi Arabia Professor Sir Steve Smith, and the accompanying delegation.The two sides talked about ways to enhance cooperation between Imam University and British universities in terms of academic exchange, faculty and student exchange, training and scientific research.Sir Smith praised the collaboration and growing partnerships between British and Saudi universities, noting that Saudi Arabia is one of the countries with the highest priority in the British plan for international academic and scientific cooperation.Source: Saudi Press Agency