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Jordanian king meets Bahraini officials meet to discuss bilateral ties

Arab News 17 Aug 2022
DUBAI ... The pair spoke about developments, and the various challenges that threaten the stability and security of countries in the region ... He added that both nations also welcomed the Yemen ceasefire, which he hoped would lead to a comprehensive political solution that will help end hostilities in Yemen and uphold security in GCC member states ....

Flagship Healthcare Trust receives its First Series of Investment from the Gulf region, Facilitated by ...

Longview News-Journal 05 Aug 2022
The GCC is a political and economic union of Arab states bordering the Persian Gulf ... The investment, made by�the private banking arm of one of the top GCC banks, represents the first multimillion investment from the region in the REIT and is earmarked to support continued growth in the portfolio.

The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Welcomes the Extension of Truce in Yemen

Urdu Point 04 Aug 2022
The General Secretariat also appreciates the efforts made by the Government of Saudi Arabia to reach a sustainable political solution to the crisis, based on the GCC Initiative and its Implementation Mechanism, ...

How to Respond to China’s Growing Influence in the Gulf

The Washington Institute 21 Jul 2022
administrations ... For one, the document opens the way to incentives that could boost Europe’s influence, such as Schengen visa exemptions for all GCC countries and investments in infrastructure interconnections under the EU’s Global Gateway ... More broadly, the document paves the way for institutionalized political cooperation between the EU and GCC.

Arab leaders, US President Biden affirm common vision for region at Jeddah summit

Arab News 17 Jul 2022
The leaders welcomed the truce in Yemen, as well as the establishment of the Presidential Leadership Council (PLC) in Yemen, expressing their hope to achieve a political solution in line with the references of the GCC initiative, its implementation mechanism, the outcomes of the ...

Jeddah Summit: Leaders affirm joint vision towards a prosperous region

Khaleejtimes 16 Jul 2022
The statement also welcomed the truce in Yemen, as well as the establishment of the Presidential Leadership Council (PLC), expressing hope to achieve a political solution in line with the references of the GCC initiative ... and cooperation between Lebanon and the GCC countries.

Biden urged to swap division for consensus in Middle East

China Daily 15 Jul 2022
She said China is a very important oil importer for the Gulf Cooperation Council, or GCC, and Russia is a member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Plus, or OPEC+ ... The GCC is a political and economic bloc comprising Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates.

Relief and gratitude at Saudi decision to lift Lebanon direct travel restrictions

Arab News 08 Jul 2022
... minister’s statement of the government’s commitment to take the necessary and required measures to enhance cooperation with the Kingdom and Gulf Cooperation Council countries and to stop all political, military, and security activities affecting the Kingdom and GCC countries.”.

Low expectations on Biden summit

Gulf Daily News 02 Jul 2022
The upcoming Jeddah summit that will bring together the leaders of GCC countries, Egypt, Iraq and Jordan with US President Joe Biden will not witness a major breakthrough in relations with the US, according to political observers. It is difficult for GCC leaders and heads of Arab ...

Qatari emir arrives in Egypt for 1st visit since reconciliation

The Siasat Daily 25 Jun 2022
Saudi king invites Qatari emir to attend GCC summit in Riyadh. The two sides are also expected to address the latest international and regional political issues of mutual interest, according to the Egyptian presidency ... Ahram Online news website quoted a political source as saying.
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Ceremonial Reception of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defence of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia along with India President Shri Ram Nath Kovind and India Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan 20-02-19

India’s Islam row and Delhi’s place in evolving world order

Asiatimes 22 Jun 2022
As of March, India’s trade with GCC states was US$150 billion, of which India’s imports were worth $111 billion. Additionally, the GCC is home to ... Besides China, India is one of the few countries that have managed to maintain strong political and economic ties with all GCC members.

Hopeful for conclusion of India-UK free trade agreement by Diwali: Goyal

Financial Express 21 Jun 2022
The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is a political and economic union of Arab states bordering the Gulf. It was established in 1981 and its six members include the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait and Bahrain ... Australia, Even GCC and Israel along with Eurasia and Brazil have shown their interest to forge FTA with India ... .

Stonewall ‘malicious’ in legal fight against Allison Bailey, tribunal hears

The Observer 20 Jun 2022
Read more ... Cooper told the employment judge Sarah Goodman that GCC and Stonewall had attempted to frame Bailey as waging a “political campaign” against the charity, founded in 1989, rather than a legitimate complaint ... In response, GCC’s barrister, Andrew Hochhauser, said that any response from the chambers had not deterred Bailey in her tweeting ... .

Britain to open controversial Saudi trade talks

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Jun 2022
The Department for International Trade (DIT) is set to begin formal talks in Riyadh on Thursday with the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC), a political and ...

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