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GCC Calls for Unity

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(Manama) - The 33rd annual summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Manama called for closer economic integration and unity. His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain opening the summit called for the Gulf Cooperation…
Russia-GCC Business Forum Kicks Off in Sharjah

Russia-GCC Business Forum Kicks Off in Sharjah

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(Sharjah) - High profile delegations from Russia and GCC led by senior government officials and business leaders are in in Sharjah to take part in the three-day Russia-GCC Business Forum that got under way at Expo Centre Sharjah. During the…
GCC foreign assets to hit $2.1trillion

GCC foreign assets to hit $2.1trillion

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(Dubai) - GCC countries will experience robust growth in 2012 on the back of high oil revenues that are expected to hit $572 billion this year, while the net foreign assets of the six-member bloc are projected to hit $2.1 trillion by 2013, the…
Gulf states to meet on Iran-UAE island issue

Gulf states to meet on Iran-UAE island issue

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(Dubai) - Foreign ministers of the six Gulf states are to hold a special meeting in Riyadh after Iran’s President, Mahmoud Ahmedinejad visited an island in the Gulf that is claimed by the United Arab Emirates, a UAE official said. Gulf Cooperation…
GCC urged to free up trade

GCC urged to free up trade

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(Dubai) - Gulf nations will be better able to build a stronger and more competitive bloc once restrictions on cross-border trade are eased, H.H. Sheikh Mohammad, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. Sheikh Mohammad…