July 15 2014

Saudi Arabia to use edX web courses to train unemployed

Saudi Arabian officials are looking to a US online education company for help tackling the nation’s high rate of youth and female unemployment. EdX, a non-profit online education group backed by Harv

Read this Article from Sarah Mishkin on Financial Times:
Saudi Arabia to use edX web courses to train unemployed

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