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Demand for American Sign Language Course for Arabic Speakers Rises in the Middle East in the Run Up to the FIFA World Cup and EXPO 2020.

Cupertino, CA, June 29, 2019 --( American Sign Language or ASL as it is popularly known, is a visual-gestural language that is expressed through hands and facial expressions and is in use in many countries within government and private organizations as a means to communicate with people with hearing impairments. As the region prepares itself to host 2 of the biggest international events — EXPO 2020 in Dubai and FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar, there is an increased demand for the American Sign Language (ASL) courses to create an inclusive environment and improve the accessibility of all people.

Ivan Vassiliev, CEO of commented: "Hundreds of Arabic speakers have enrolled in the Arabic ASL course that we launched only a month back and we are experiencing an unprecedented level of registrations everyday as more and more organizations realize the benefits and uses of the American Sign Language during events such as the EXPO 2020, which attracts thousands of people from all over the world." The video-based American Sign Language online course on is especially tailored for Arabic speakers and developed in-house by, an eLearning company that recently won the "Best eLearning Services Provider" award at MEA Markets Awards 2019 in the UAE. Each and every learning solution created by has a strong social mission and supports worthy causes related to poverty, unemployment, malnutrition, education, and others.

"Languages are all about communication, breaking down barriers and creating opportunities, we are proud to have expanded on that thought and have created this course to make ِAmerican Sign Language, 'ASL,' accessible to the world's Arabic language user population as an important bridge between the hearing and the hearing impaired communities," Vassiliev added. The American Sign Language "ASL" online course for Arabic language users covers the basics from alphabets and basic signs to emergency and useful phrases, with more levels on the way.

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