Academic year

An Egyptian teacher instructs students on the first day of the academic year at Al-Sadeeya school, in Cairo, Egypt October 1.

25 million children start new academic year in Egypt

  • Education Minister Reda Hegazy visits Cairo school on first day of term
  • Government committed to young people’s development, he says
By Gobran Mohamed ·

Students in Saudi Arabia return to school on Sunday after a two-month summer vacation. (SPA)

Over 7m students start new Saudi academic year

By Tareq Al-Thaqafi ·