St Petersburg State University first Russians in FT MBA table

St Petersburg State University has this year become the first Russian educational institution to make it…

Kazakh educational robot woos London investment community

Kazakh educational robot: Indybo a start-up company that seeks to teach children the fundamentals of electronics and programming through…

Arab Development Funds pledge $700m to Uzbekistan

Arab Development Funds: A number of Arab financial institutions and development funds within the Arab Coordination…

Nazarbayev announces investment in schools, utilities and SMEs

Nazarbayev economic plan: Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev  plans to channel $3bn each year for the next three…

World Bank puts $33m towards Azerbaijan higher education

Azerbaijan higher education: The World Bank has decided to allocate a loan worth $33m to Azerbaijan for…

Disabled children’s schools allocated RUB3.2bn

Disabled children’s schools: The government has allocated RUB3.2b for the creation of regional Russian educational organizations for disabled…

University subsidies capped at RUB10.15bn

University subsidies: The government has announced that it is to split RUB10.15bn between 14 universities this year to help improve…

Kazakhstan awarded energy efficiency grant

The World Bank is to issue a $21.7bn energy efficiency grant to Kazakhstan for the modernization of…

Azerbaijan high-tech start-ups to get business training support

Azerbaijan high-tech start-ups: The Azerbaijan Government has organised a series of training workshops for indigenous high-tech…