School fees rise by 10% in UAE
Education costs register biggest year-on-year rise as consumer prices edge up for first time in three months.
April 24, 2010 2:17 by Ben Flanagan
Education costs in the UAE saw a year-on-year increase of 10.46 percent, according to official data for March 2010.
Consumer prices rose by 0.68 percent year-on-year in March, following three consecutive months of declines, with the education component registering the biggest rise.
Housing and energy costs rose by 0.5 percent in March compared to the same period last year.