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What does Erdogan’s re-election mean for Turkey-Gulf relations?

Al Jazeera 06 Jun 2023
Ankara will continue placing much value on its economic, political and security ties with the wealthy GCC countries, important to Turkey’s trade and defence markets ... “Now, similar to the GCC states, Ankara’s strategy is more pragmatic with economic development as a main imperative rather than politics led by ideology.

Oman’s low-profile diplomacy makes a difference

The Arab Weekly 06 Jun 2023
There is no doubt that Omanis support security and stability in the GCC countries. It is inconceivable that Muscat would tolerate the targeting of the ruling families in the Gulf by sectarian political groups loyal to Iran ... Oman definitely has its own security and political interests in Yemen.

Yemeni leader praises Gulf union's role in Yemen's peace process 29 May 2023
For his part, the GCC chief reaffirmed the GCC's support for the UN endeavors to find a political solution that would restore unity, ... Established in Riyadh on May 25, 1981, the GCC is a political and economic union comprising six Gulf Arab countries.

Why Henry Kissinger’s career is a masterclass in diplomacy and statecraft

Arab News 27 May 2023
As Kissinger became known to power brokers in Washington, his move toward a political career was inevitable ... counsel on the political challenges of the day ... Belbagi is a political commentator, and an adviser to private clients between London and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

Council endorses 'landmark decisions' for Fiji's indigenous people

RNZ 26 May 2023
While the GCC has been branded racist, promoting ethno-nationalist policies and playing a role in the nation's past political upheavals, the "new GCC" will be for all the races, the leaders say ... Vasu said the "endorsements" by the GCC means his ministry will now present the outcomes to Cabinet ... "The power for this GCC is for six months.

Native land lease policy reinstated by Fiji council of chiefs

RNZ 25 May 2023
He said, in reinventing itself, it is important for the council to keep out of politics. "The GCC is willing to open up the institution making it more apolitical ... "That has been the biggest mistake for the GCC that it had delved into politics which had seen it disestablished by the previous government," Ratu Baledrokadroka said.

Reforming GCC for resilience and inclusivity

FBC News 25 May 2023
He argued that the GCC, which has seen little evolution over the ...

Robust growth to bolster Dubai’s balance sheet: S&P

Khaleejtimes 22 May 2023
They argued that Dubai’s reputation as one of the safer, more liberal, and accessible destinations in the GCC supports population and capital inflows from other regions in times of political turmoil. Its resident population is projected to cross 4.0 million by 2026 ... Average hotel occupancy also stood at 81 per cent in the first quarter 2023 ... .

Jeddah Declaration: Arab Leaders affirm importance of promoting joint Arab action

Gulf Daily News 19 May 2023
We also advocate for the UN and regional efforts seeking to come up with a comprehensive political solution to the Yemeni crisis based on the three terms of reference. the GCC initiative and its implementation mechanism, the Yemeni National Dialogue outcomes, and the UN Security Council Resolution 2216.

History in the making at planned chiefs gathering in Fiji

RNZ 16 May 2023
The GCC, regarded as the apex of indigenous Fijian politics, will be meeting on Bau Island in Tailevu, about 35km outside of capital Suva, on May 24 and 25 ... Over 40 chiefs from around Fiji and Rotuma will be joined by six nominees of the Minister of iTaukei Affairs and 14 provincial representatives as the GCC returns to the chiefly island.

UAE’s focus on quality education is a game changer

Gulf News 15 May 2023
On the other hand, the GCC countries enjoy economic growth, political stability and record per capita indicators ... There is no doubt that political and economic problems cast a shadow over the ability of educational institutions to cope with a changing global landscape ... Osama Al Sharif is a journalist and political commentator based in Amman.

Syria’s Normalization and the GCC: Adjusting to A New Modus Vivendi

The Washington Institute 11 May 2023
New Contours of GCC Politics ... While the 2021 al-Ula summit brought an end to the most recent, three-year-long GCC spat, it also contributed to reshaping the contours of GCC politics ... While conflicting views and underlying tensions continue to represent a major reality of GCC ...

UAE's economy developing thanks to its global openness: Arab League Chief

Gulf News 09 May 2023
Arab League, GCC chiefs outline priorities for coming phase. Aboul Gheit said that political, economic and monetary stability are essential for attracting FDI inflows, noting that a conducive legal ecosystem and good governance are necessary to ...

UK to censure Tory donor and Banque Havilland for undermining Qatari economy

Your Middle East 05 May 2023
Banque Havilland was accused of taking part in a financial attack against Qatar during the 2017 GCC crisis. The son of a UK political party donor and his family-owned private…. ... .

Syria’s return to Arab League ‘very likely’ during next summit in Saudi Arabia: Aboul Gheit

Press TV 04 May 2023
The Monday meeting was part of a Jordanian proposal to reach a political solution to more-than-a-decade-old Syrian conflict. GCC to discuss Syria return to Arab League in light of Saudi-Iran detente. The GCC will discuss the return of Syria to the Arab League next week.

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