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Tesco Clubcard Points to On-Line Qualifications.


UK – As of April 2011 shoppers at the leading supermarket Tesco will be able to use their reward points to pay for an on-line degree or MBA programme. Tesco has teamed up with leading UK provider of on-line education, RDI ltd, and devised a new scheme which offers students a range of potential courses, [...]

February 26th, 2011 | Posted in University | Read More »

Recession Dropped Internet Fraud In 2010


USA – A report released today by an internet crime partnership in the US has revealed internet fraud dropped by 10 per cent in 2010, most likely due to the recession. Created by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and America’s National White Collar Crime Center, the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) showed how public complaints [...]

February 25th, 2011 | Posted in Sci/Tech | Read More »

Mobile Technologies Course for Ghana’s Young Entrepreneurs


GHANA – Mobile Web Ghana (MWG) is organising a four week training course in mobile technology and business to teach 20 local young entrepreneurs how to build phone applications useful to their community. MWG, a group comprised of Ghanaian mobile entrepreneurs,  hopes the course will provide young people with discussion forums and networking events with [...]

February 24th, 2011 | Posted in Training | Read More »

Ten Commandments Controversy For Virginia Schools


PEARISBURG, Virginia- Educational institutions across Giles County, Virginia have come under fire for displaying the ten commandments within some high schools and elementary schools. Several schools decided to display the religious code, along with the first page of the American constitution, after the Columbine shootings, which shocked the nation ten years ago. Since then the [...]

February 24th, 2011 | Posted in School | Read More »

Belfast Sees Economic Boost

Titanic Quarter Belfast

Titanic Quarter, Belfast Northern Ireland – Belfast has this week seen the launch of the Titanic Quarter (TQ) Work Group Action Plan for Employment, Training and Skills. The Action Plan, unveiled by Employment and Learning Minster Danny Kennedy, hopes to boost social and economic development in Belfast’s local communities by providing training and employment opportunities. The [...]

February 24th, 2011 | Posted in Jobs | Read More »