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02:10 GMT Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban signs strategic MOU with Sichuan Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism

On December 5, Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban launched the "Confucius Institute Partnership Project" during the 13th Confucius Institute...


14 Dec, 2018, 17:16 GMT Business Reporter: Saudi Arabia Digitalises the Educational System to Meet With Technology's Demands on the Workforce

As part of the National Transformation Programme (NTP), the Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Education (MoE) equips students and teachers with the skills...


14 Dec, 2018, 10:59 GMT LSBF Launches Global Accounting Initiative to Combine Top Academic Awards with Professional ACCA Qualification

The degree will combine ACCA programmes with business courses from institutions around the world London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has...


14 Dec, 2018, 10:50 GMT Knowledge Summit Wraps Up Successful 5th Edition in Dubai

The Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) concluded the fifth Knowledge Summit, held on December 5-6, 2018, at the Dubai World...


14 Dec, 2018, 08:56 GMT Kanazawa University Research: Neuroscience-protein That Divides the Brain

A recent study published in iScience researchers at Kanazawa University describes the role of a molecule, Netrin, in creating borders inside the...


14 Dec, 2018, 07:30 GMT Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Félicien, in Canada, Announces an Unusual Event, the Birth of a Second Polar Bear Cub in Less Than 15 Days

Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien, located in Canada, is happy and proud to confirm the birth, on Tuesday, December 11, of a second polar bear cub within ...


13 Dec, 2018, 17:03 GMT Elsevier and Leiden University Libraries Establish Fellowship Program for Digital Scholarship

Elsevier collaborates with Leiden University Libraries' Centre for Digital Scholarship and Scaliger Institute to enhance the study of digital...


13 Dec, 2018, 15:30 GMT MOOC Market Worth $20.8 Billion by 2023 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to a new market research report "MOOC Market by Component (Platforms (XMOOC and CMOOC), Services), Course (Humanities, Computer Science and ...


13 Dec, 2018, 10:28 GMT DOC Research Institute Launches its First Essay Competition for Young International Researchers

The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) announces the launch of 'My Country, Our World in 2030', an essay competition for researchers...


13 Dec, 2018, 10:00 GMT AI and Data Science: SKEMA Business School to Launch a Global Augmented Intelligence Laboratory

SKEMA Business School to launch a global augmented intelligence laboratory, the SKEMA AI Global Lab. The aim of SKEMA Business School, which is...


13 Dec, 2018, 08:55 GMT Kanazawa University Research: Light-induced Modification of a Carboxylic Acid With an Aminocyclopropenone

Researchers at Kanazawa University report in The Journal of Organic Chemistry that carboxylic acids, functional groups contained in biomolecules,...


12 Dec, 2018, 20:13 GMT Parkening International Guitar Competition Accepting Applications for 2019 Competition

The 2019 Parkening International Guitar Competition, which will be held at Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA, between Tuesday, May 28, and...


12 Dec, 2018, 09:35 GMT Education Apps Market (CAGR of 27.46%) is Driven by Rise in Educational Startups and Development of Wearable Technologies: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global Education Apps Market is likely to grow at a significant CAGR of 27.46% during the period 2018-2022. Smart devices enable students to...


12 Dec, 2018, 08:00 GMT The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business and the CEMS Global Alliance in Management Education Announce Collaboration

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business will be the first US business school to join CEMS - the Global Alliance in Management Education. (Logo:...


11 Dec, 2018, 10:32 GMT Knowledge Summit 2018: Panel Features Winners of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Award

Winners of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Award participated in a special session at the Knowledge Summit 2018: "Youth & the Future of...


11 Dec, 2018, 06:00 GMT Britannica launches "Curiosity Day" to Empower your mind, Embolden your heart, and Discover your Curiosity

Encyclopaedia Britannica, which yesterday marked its 250th anniversary and 25 years on the Internet, kicked off its second quarter of a millennium...


11 Dec, 2018, 00:01 GMT SThree Raises £1 Million for SOS Children's Villages Charity to Support Underprivileged Children

STEM's leading recruiter, SThree plc, has raised £1m to support underprivileged children with programmes designed to help their dream futures become...


10 Dec, 2018, 18:16 GMT MathemaTIC Wins Gold for the Best Advance in Custom Content

Vretta and SCRIPT, Luxembourg Ministry of Education, received the coveted Gold Award from the Brandon Hall Group for MathemaTIC in the category Best...


10 Dec, 2018, 16:58 GMT Ajman University Students Earn Top Honors for Sustainable Home in Solar Decathlon

Team AquaGreen, representing Ajman University (AU) in the United Arab Emirates, won top honors in two separate categories in the prestigious Solar...


10 Dec, 2018, 16:10 GMT Part-time School Teaching 'Does not Benefit Pupils', says Tutors International Founder Adam Caller

Adam Caller - founder of leading global tutoring company Tutors International - released a statement this week proposing top three reasons why...


10 Dec, 2018, 15:00 GMT As China's First and Only Host Institution for the Amgen Scholars Program, Tsinghua University is Accepting Global Applications

In November 2018, the Amgen Foundation expanded the Amgen Scholars Program (ASP) to 24 premier educational and research institutions worldwide....


10 Dec, 2018, 06:22 GMT 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Unveiled Global Champions and 2019 Programs to Online Matches

On December 9, MakeX Robotics Competition, initiated and sponsored by Makeblock, held its 2018 global finals at Nansha Stadium Guangzhou and...


07 Dec, 2018, 18:03 GMT Reimagine Education Awards 2019: QS and Wharton Announce the 'Oscars' of Educational Innovation

A company providing virtual laboratory experiences, one of the pioneers of blockchain-powered certification, and a university-led initiative...


06 Dec, 2018, 21:21 GMT School Loop Acquired by Think3

Think3, has acquired School Loop Inc., a leading provider of Learning Management (LMS) and Content Management (CMS) solutions used by major K-12...


06 Dec, 2018, 16:34 GMT Benchtop NMR Expands the Application Scope of Spectroscopy Far beyond Traditional Markets

Commercialized in 2012, the benchtop NMR spectrometers market is expected to grow at double digit rate with focus on academics and pharmaceuticals....