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Asian nations launch entry bans, close schools to slow coronavirus

Asian nations launch entry bans, close schools to slow coronavirus

New Zealand, Cambodia and Taiwan were among the countries in the Asia Pacific region to announce new travel restrictions on Saturday as part of global efforts to curb the spread of the new coronavirus.

Schools pledge support for Ooredoo Ride of Champions

Schools pledge support for Ooredoo Ride of Champions

The 2020 Ooredoo Ride of Champions is set to enjoy a record attendance of Qatar’s youth thanks to high levels of participation from schools in the country, the organisers have said.

Schools shut, travel curbed as world races to fight coronavirus

Schools shut, travel curbed as world races to fight coronavirus

Governments battling coronavirus epidemics from Iran to Australia shut schools, cancelled big events and stocked up on medical supplies on Thursday in a race to contain the outbreak's rapid global spread.

90% drop in QF schools’ overseas professional learning dependency

90% drop in QF schools’ overseas professional learning dependency

Qatar Foundation’s (QF) Education Development Institute (EDI) has emerged as the country’s key facilitator of, and authority on, the International Baccalaureate curriculum ...

Delhi schools close as farm fires add to city's foul air

Delhi schools close as farm fires add to city's foul air

India's capital Delhi was shrouded in a deeper cover of toxic smoke on Thursday, as data showed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pledge to stamp out the burning of crop stubble in neighbouring states is not working.

Khayr Qatarna greenhouses installed at three Qatar Foundation schools

Khayr Qatarna greenhouses installed at three Qatar Foundation schools

Khayr Qatarna, a Your Health First – Sahtak Awalan initiative, has installed state-of-the-art greenhouses at three Qatar Foundation (QF) schools to teach students important lessons about food security ...

Ministry launches manual to tackle crises and safe evacuation in schools

Ministry launches manual to tackle crises and safe evacuation in schools

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education launched on Monday the Procedural Manual for Crises, Emergencies and Safe Evacuation, which was prepared to enhance awareness ...

Education Minister visits schools

Education Minister visits schools

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi has urged school administrations, faculty and administrative staff to provide a good school environment for students ...

New regulations for schools being finalised: minister

New regulations for schools being finalised: minister

The Education ministry has prepared new regulations for schools that are in the final process of the legislative process, HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi said ...

Afternoon classes in Indian schools unlikely: embassy

Afternoon classes in Indian schools unlikely: embassy

The afternoon system for Indian schools is "unlikely" to be approved by the relevant authorities, the Indian embassy on Thursday said ...

Two girls' schools destroyed in western Afghanistan

Two girls' schools destroyed in western Afghanistan

Two girls' schools have been destroyed in Afghanistan's western province of Farah, officials said on Tuesday.

Ministry opens registration for govt schools

Ministry opens registration for govt schools

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education announced that the registration and acceptance process for government schools has begun for the academic year 2019-2020 ...