UAE, Singapore sign MoU on educational cooperation
Posted on07/05/2007 07:58:06
The UAE and Singapore signed announced yesterday the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to boost cooperation in education, community service, leadership and exchange of expertise and training programmes.
The 3-year MoU was signed by UAE Minister of Education Dr. Hanif Hassan Ali and Singaporean Minister for Education and Second Minister for Finance Tharman Shanmugaratnam. At the signing ceremony at Abu Dhabi Education Council, Hassan said the agreement provides for the twinning of model schools in the two countries to further advance the students' performance and develop curricula, learning and teaching techniques.
The Singaporean minister praised the modern educational environment at the UAE model school and the application of state-of-the-art equipment and methods. (Emirates News Agency, WAM)
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