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By Staff writer On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
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Qatargas: Winning GCC Environment Award 2015 Evidence of Strong Performance

Qatargas announced Wednesday that winning the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Environment Award for 2015 in the category of the “Best Industrial Establishment that Complies with Environmental Regulations and More...

By Staff writer On Monday, November 16th, 2015
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GCC petchem exports to China continue to rise, despite waning demand

The slowdown of the Chinese economy has not stopped GCC petrochemical producers to continue to grow their exports to China during 2014. Data from the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) shows that More...

By Staff writer On Monday, November 16th, 2015
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Doha to Host GCC Lawyers & Arbitrators Conference Next December

Under the patronage of HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Doha will host on 19-20 December the11th version of GCC Lawyers and Arbitrators Conference under More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, November 12th, 2015
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ADIPEC to reinforce GCC oil cooperation

ADIPEC The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, ADIPEC, will reinforce cooperation within oil and gas industries amongst GCC nations, according to Dr. Jamal Ja’faar, Deputy Chief Executive More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, November 12th, 2015
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IMF Chief Urges GCC to Put More Effort in Attracting Private Sector

Christine Lagarde, IMF, Managing Director Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde said Tuesday that the GCC’s efforts to attract the private sector remain below par, calling More...

By Staff writer On Monday, November 9th, 2015
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IMF warns of 12.7% GDP deficits during Doha conference

Christine Lagarde, IMF, Managing Director GCC fiscal balances will post a deficit of up to 12.7% of GDP in 2015, with export revenues expected to be nearly $275 billion lower this year, compared to 2014. The warning More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, October 29th, 2015
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GCC countries will save four billion barrels of oil

Meeting renewable energy targets in GCC countries would save four billion barrels of oil and reduce emissions by 1.2 gigatonnes between now and 2030, said a report from the Abu Dhabi-based International Renewable More...

By Staff writer On Monday, October 26th, 2015
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GCC Undersecretaries Responsible for Environmental Affairs Meet in Doha

Ahmed Mohammed Al Sada, Assistant undersecretary of the Ministry of the Environment for Environmental Affairs Doha will host on Monday the 36th meeting of the GCC undersecretaries responsible for environmental affairs More...

By Staff Writer On Monday, October 19th, 2015
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DSE secures AED224m project award in Dubai

Drake and Scull Engineering (DSE) has been awarded an AED224m project to deliver MEP works for a hotel complex and the expansion of a prominent retail mall in Dubai. The development of the mall extension will include More...

By Staff Writer On Thursday, October 1st, 2015
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Oman refuses oil price regulation

A senior bureaucrat from the non-OPEC Sultanate of Oman has indicated it does not intend to regulate fuel prices with the remainder of the Gulf States. Salim Al Aufi, undersecretary at the Oman Ministry of Oil and More...

By Staff Writer On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
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MHE receives boost from potential Iran trade

Materials Handling Middle East 2015 enjoyed a buoyant start due to potential trade opportunities with Iran, according to Ahmed Pauwels, CEO, Messe Frankfurt, the show organisers. As manufacturers and suppliers set More...

By Staff Writer On Sunday, September 13th, 2015
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Big 5 Kuwait to open tomorrow

The Big 5 Kuwait opens at Kuwait International Fair on September 14, larger exhibition space for Building Interior Products; an open-air PMV zone; more than 20 free-to-attend CPD-accredited workshops; and JCB’s More...

By Staff Writer On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
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King Abdullah City “most expensive” project

A new report, GCC Major Building Projects, by Ventures Onsite has named Saudi Arabia’s $100bn King Abdullah City as the most expensive project currently under construction. King Abdullah City of Atomic and More...

By Staff Writer On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
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$193bn growth in construction contracts by year end

The construction sector is predicted to grow to more than $193bn in construction contracts by end of 2015. While the global construction equipment market is said to hit $240bn by 2020. Nathan Waugh, portfolio director More...

By Staff Writer On Sunday, August 30th, 2015
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“Take more risks” Gulf managers told

More risk and the development of creative thinking skills could boost productivity among Gulf-based workforces, according to a study released by PA Consulting Group. The report highlights the belief that leadership More...

By Staff Writer On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015
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Qatar Rail showcases phase one of Doha Metro

Qatar Railways Company has presented the architecture opportunities available at Doha Metro’s first 37 stations to an auditorium of 300 project managers, design and build contractors, and prospective suppliers. The More...

By Melanie Mingas On Monday, August 3rd, 2015
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GCC lags behind OECD countries’ healthcare systems

Current healthcare facilities across the region lag behind those of other Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, according to healthcare director of AECOM, Carl McKenzie. In an More...

By Giorgios Retsinas On Sunday, June 7th, 2015
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GCC states to invest in water reuse purification and distribution system

Radical changes in the GCC water industry that offer the region the possibility of attaining sustainable water self-sufficiency by the middle of this century are creating enormous opportunities and major challenges More...

By Giorgios Retsinas On Thursday, May 28th, 2015
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GCC expansion programme for Reem Al Bawadi

Leading UAE law firm Baker & McKenzie Habib Al Mulla recently advised the leading Dubai-based retail and hospitality firm, Marka PJSC, the first public joint stock company focused on retail sector in the UAE, More...

By Giorgios Retsinas On Thursday, May 28th, 2015
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Knee replacement technology is a game changer

Apollo Hospitals, Asia’s foremost healthcare provider, is reinforcing its pre-eminence as a centre of medical excellence by introducing ‘Attune Rotating Platform’ knee replacement to its international patient More...

By Giorgios Retsinas On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
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GCC 34th anniversary hosted by Al Zayani

Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al Zayani, Secretary-General of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, GCC, expressed his sincere congratulations and blessings to Their Majesties and Highnesses, the More...

By Giorgios Retsinas On Thursday, May 14th, 2015
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GCC hospitals to achieve paperless mission

Paperless hospitals in the GCC could become a reality as early as next year, an expert has said. Offering better quality and safety measures, reduced errors, increased efficiency, improved practices and long-term More...

By Giorgios Retsinas On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
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Abdullah bin Zayed speaks about Prince Saud Al Faisal

 H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister,  has described former Saudi Foreign Minister, Prince Saud al-  Faisal, as a rare figure in the history of Arabs and Muslims, and  a  man whose shrewdness, More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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GCC countries’ investments in Sudan USD 20 bln

GCC countries’ investments in Sudan USD 20 bln Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have USD 20 billion worth of investments in Sudan, Investment Minister Mustafa Othman Ismail said Monday. Ismail was More...

By Staff writer On Friday, February 6th, 2015
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Innovation agenda a key focus for GCC governments, says GPCA

Innovation agenda a key focus for GCC governments, says GPCA Regional governments have put innovation front and center on their national agenda, as evidenced by the growing R&D budgets in the Arabian Gulf, said More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
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Credit Agricole: Low oil prices is an opportunity for GCC economies to reinvent themselves

Credit Agricole: Low oil prices is an opportunity for GCC economies to reinvent themselves Experts from Cr?dit Agricole Private Banking commented at a media roundtable today that whilst low oil prices are a challenge More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
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Federation of GCC Chambers Chief Hails Qatar’s Efforts to Support Private Sector

Federation of GCC Chambers Chief Hails Qatar’s Efforts to Support Private Sector The Secretary General of the Federation of GCC Chambers (FGCCC) Dr. Abdulrahim Hasan Naqi praised great efforts being made by More...

By Staff writer On Monday, January 19th, 2015
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UKTI launches award to attract GCC retailers

UKTI launches award to attract GCC retailers UK Trade and Investment, UKTI, today launched the 2015 GREAT Business Award, offering owners of GCC-based retail businesses unique access to the UK market. The award More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Fall in oil prices casts doubts on GCC spending level

Fall in oil prices casts doubts on GCC spending level The decline in oil prices during the last quarter of 2014 casted doubts on the GCC governments’ ability to sustain the planned level of spending in 2015, More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
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Over $200billion to be invested in GCC Rail project

Over $200billion to be invested in GCC Rail project More than $200 billion will be invested in the GCC Rail project, providing a good environment to attract companies and capital to the region, the Omani Minister More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, January 8th, 2015
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Oil price decline drove down GCC indices in 4Q ’14

Oil price decline drove down GCC indices in 4Q ’14 The sharp decline in oil prices in late 2014 led to a more serious correction in 4Q14, wiping out most of the gains made by the stock markets of the GCC member More...

By Staff writer On Saturday, December 27th, 2014
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Qatar to Host 19th Meeting of GCC Environment Ministers

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) The state of Qatar has taken part in the 18th session of ministers in charge of environment in GCC countries, held recently in Kuwait. HE the Minister of Environment Ahmed bin Amir More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, December 25th, 2014
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GCC’s imports from China, India and Europe account for 25%, though 14 million tons of pipes and tubes were produced locally in 2013

pipes The GCC produced 14 million tons of pipes and tubes with a domestic consumption of 2.5 million tons used for energy, infrastructure development, construction projects, water and air conditioning supply. However, More...

By Staff writer On Monday, December 22nd, 2014
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Qatar participates in recruitment committees of the Federation of GCC Chambers

Federation of GCC Chambers, The Recruitment Committee of Qatar Chamber of Commerce and industry (Qatar Chamber) has participated in meetings of recruitment committees of the Federation of GCC Chambers, held at the More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, December 21st, 2014
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DFRE concludes “Journey Of Celebrations” roadshow in GCC Region

DFRE concludes “Journey Of Celebrations” roadshow in GCC Region The Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), has concluded More...

By Staff writer On Monday, December 15th, 2014
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ADIB named Best Bank for customer experience in GCC

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank ”ADIB” The Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top-tier Islamic financial services institution, has been named the GCC’s “Best Overall Bank” in Customer Experience at More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
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Kuwaiti Oil Min. says 35th GCC summit focused on declining oil prices

Dr. Ali Al-Omair, Kuwait, Oil Minister Kuwaiti Oil Minister and Minister of State for National Assembly Affairs Dr. Ali Al-Omair said here on Tuesday that the GCC leaders on their 35th summit discussed a number More...

By Staff writer On Monday, December 8th, 2014
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Noor Bank ranked Top Commercial Islamic Bank in GCC

Noor Bank ranked Top Commercial Islamic Bank in GCC The Banker, a UK-based magazine, has named Noor Bank the fastest growing Islamic commercial bank in the GCC for 2013 on the basis of pre-tax profit growth. Noor’s More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, December 7th, 2014
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GCC summit in Doha eyes economic growth, current oil global price

GCC summit in Doha eyes economic growth, current oil global price The upcoming 35th GCC Summit in the Qatari capital Doha will be focusing on issues pertaining to the economic growth in the Gulf region as well as More...

By Staff writer On Saturday, December 6th, 2014
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Kuwait No. 2 in issuing business licenses for GCC nationals

Kuwait No. 2 in issuing business licenses for GCC nationals The number of business licenses issued by Gulf Cooperation Council member (GCC) governments to member states nationals have ballooned to 40,753 by the More...

By Staff writer On Saturday, December 6th, 2014
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Inter-GCC trade volume hits USD 121.2 bln

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) An economic report showed that the value of trade exchanges among the GCC member states rose by 14 percent to USD 121.3 billion in 2013 from USD 106.5 billion in the previous year. The More...

By Staff writer On Saturday, December 6th, 2014
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UAE accounts for 86 percent of GCC licenses for economic activities

UAE accounts for 86 percent of GCC licenses for economic activities The UAE scored the highest cumulative increase in the issuing of licences to GCC citizens, granting some 35,006 licences in 2013, accounting for More...

By Staff writer On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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GCC countries must prepare for an oil, gas “post era” – Al-Zayani

Abdullatif Al-Zayani, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretary General Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretary General Abdullatif Al-Zayani said on Thursday that the main challenge facing GCC countries is to prepare More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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GOIC: GCC Food Industry Investments Valued at $18.1 Billion in 2013

GOIC: GCC Food Industry Investments Valued at $18.1 Billion in 2013 The number of GCC food industry firms increased from 1602 in 2009 to 1857 in 2013, a cumulative growth rate of 3.8 percent, the Gulf Organization More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
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Falling oil prices not likely to impact GCC – CBB Governor

Rasheed Al-Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is one of the world’s leading regions in terms of economic growth, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, Rasheed More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
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Some GCC states to record budget deficits next year

Some GCC states to record budget deficits next year Some Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states are expected to suffer budget deficit next year due to the sharp decline in prices of oil, the main source of More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
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GCC Petrochemical Revenues Hit US$89.4 billion in 2013

Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association (GPCA) Petrochemicals revenues reached an all-time high in 2013 hitting the US$89.4 billion mark, the latest industry report by the Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
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Kuwait to host 14th meeting on GCC e-government

Kuwait to host 14th meeting on GCC e-government Kuwait, represented by the Central Agency for Information Technology (CAIT), will host the 14th meeting of the GCC e-Government Executive Committee on November 24-25. “Kuwait More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, November 9th, 2014
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Jordan, GCC strategize firmer cooperation

Jordan, GCC strategize firmer cooperation Jordan agreed with GCC states on a set of strategic objectives to boost cooperation between both sides, a statement by a Jordanian official said on Saturday. Secretary General More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, October 26th, 2014
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GCC ministers, central banks’ governors discuss joint policies

GCC ministers of financial and economic affairs and central banks’ governors began h GCC ministers, central banks’ governors discuss joint policies ere on Saturday a joint meeting, aimed at reaching More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, October 26th, 2014
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Global oil USD 25 decline will cause GDP eight pct drop for GCC

Christine Lagarde, International Monetary Fund chief International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde warned on Saturday that a sustained USD 25 decline in global oil prices presents GCC states with a reduction More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, October 26th, 2014
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Finance Min. upbeat about GCC financial conditions

Anas Al-Saleh, Minister of Finance The strong financial conditions of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states have effectively contributed to boosting their economic capabilities in face of challenges and More...

By Staff writer On Saturday, October 25th, 2014
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GCC keen on int’l oil markets’ stability – CBK Gov.

Meeting of the Committee of Governors of Monetary Agencies and Central Banks of the GCC countries The Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) member countries are keen on maintaining stability of international oil More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Al Etihad Credit Bureau CEO stresses importance of GCC credit bureaux collaboration to strengthen regional economy

Marwan Ahmad Lutfi, CEO of Al Etihad Credit Bureau Marwan Ahmad Lutfi, CEO of Al Etihad Credit Bureau, AECB, the U.A.E. federal government company mandated to implement and operate a credit reporting system across More...

By Staff writer On Saturday, October 18th, 2014
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GCC eager to boost economic ties with China

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) The GCC region is willing to further develop economic, commercial, and investment ties with China, said a Gulf official Friday. This statement came during a meeting between the GCC More...

By Staff writer On Monday, October 6th, 2014
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GCC countries have potential to become world attraction

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states have competitive advantages to become a major travel attraction in the world, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) according to an economic report. Such advantages mainly More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Abu Dhabi to host the GCC Healthcare Innovation Congress in November

Abu Dhabi to host the GCC Healthcare Innovation Congress in November Abu Dhabi will host the GCC Healthcare Innovation Congress form 24-27 November 2014, where participants will provide innovative strategies to More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Dubai Chamber Study reveals key findings on GCC investments in African infrastructure

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry  A study by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has revealed that Gulf entities have provided at least US$30bn of funding, at current prices, to African infrastructure More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, September 21st, 2014
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GCC audit committee approves 2015 training plan

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)  The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Audit Bureaus Undersecretaries Committee has seconded the 2015 training plan, and recommended submitting it to the heads of the Bloc’s audit More...

By Staff writer On Friday, September 19th, 2014
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Economic recovery spurring solid growth for Gulf banks, says report

Economic Recovery Spurs Solid Growth For Gulf Banks.”  Gulf banks have shown healthy earnings growth over the last year and a half, despite historically low interest rates, said Standard and Poor’s Ratings More...

By Staff writer On Monday, September 15th, 2014
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GCC bonds, sukuk issuances in H1 total USD 56.7 bln

Sukuk The aggregate primary issuance of bonds and sukuk in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states totaled USD 56.71 billion in H1 2014, a 24.71 percent increase from the total amount raised in H1 2013, More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, September 11th, 2014
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Energy Minister to Participate in GCC Petroleum Cooperation Committee Meeting

Dr. Mohamed bin Saleh Al Sada, Energy and Industry Minister will participate in the 33rd ministerial meeting of GCC Petroleum Cooperation Committee HE Energy and Industry Minister Dr. Mohamed bin Saleh Al Sada will More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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GCC gross takaful contribution estimated to reach US$8.9 billion in 2014

GCC gross takaful contribution estimated to reach US$8.9 billion in 2014 GCC gross takaful contribution is estimated to reach around US$8.9 billion in 2014 from an estimated US$7.9 billion in 2013, according to More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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Sukuks expected to play important role over next decade: Dubai Chamber

Sukuks expected to play important role over next decade The global Sukuk industry is expected to be one of the fastest growing segments of the Islamic finance industry with huge growth potential in the Gulf Cooperation More...

By Staff writer On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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GCC-Chinese ties based on steady oil supply

GCC-Chinese ties based on steady oil supply The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) capabilities in steadily supplying China with oil has reflected positively on their relations, an economic report said Sunday. China More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, August 31st, 2014
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Kuwait FM to Jeddah for GCC meeting

Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah left the country, heading for Jeddah, More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, August 31st, 2014
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HE Foreign Minister Participates in GCC Ministerial Meeting

Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah, Qatar, Foreign Minister HE Foreign Minister Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah participated Saturday in the 132nd session of the GCC Ministerial Council, taking place in Jeddah. The More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, August 28th, 2014
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Crude refining operations in GCC increase

Oil refinery Oil refineries in GCC states recorded tangible rise in refining operations in the past three months, shipping up to 3.91 million cubic ton of refined oil in four weeks till August 10th, according to More...

By Staff writer On Monday, August 18th, 2014
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Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority honours Imdaad for its contribution to World Environment Day celebrations

Imdaad Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities management (FM) solutions in the GCC, announced that it has been rewarded by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
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GCC investors pump AED 19 bn in Dubai’s real estate sector in H1

Dubai Land Department Dubai Land Department has announced that the total sum of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) investment in Dubai’s real estate market for the first half of 2014 has exceeded AED 19 billion. Emirati More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, August 7th, 2014
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US$86 billion GCC infrastructure contract awards set to rise to 77.8% in 2014

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Infrastructure project awards across the six-nation Gulf region (GCC) are forecast to exceed US$86 billion in 2014, an increase of 77.8% over 2013, new figures released by construction More...

By Staff writer On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014
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Foreign investments in GCC slumps by 14.6 in 2013

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) The foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states dropped by 14.6 percent in 2014, said Tuesday a report by the National Bank of Kuwait citing UN data. The More...

By Staff writer On Monday, August 4th, 2014
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Mohamed bin Zayed, Bahraini King discuss bilateral relations, regional developments

U.A.E. , Bahrain His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of U.A.E. Armed Forces, and HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain on Sunday More...

By Staff writer On Sunday, July 27th, 2014
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GCC Chambers Federation participates in Railways Conference in Oman

Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) The Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Arab States will participate in the More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, July 24th, 2014
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“PROFIT MARGINS ARE GROWING FOR MAJOR GCC COMPANIES,” says the CIO office at Emirates NBD Wealth Management

GCC equity markets bounce back strongly as profits surge India boosts bank lending to long-term infrastructure projects Major central banks remain accommodative Watch US inflation data for clues to the More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
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Kuwait’s 1000 Projects Expo hosts symposium on GCC SMEs-support initiatives

Kuwait’s 1000 Projects Expo hosted Monday a symposium on the initiatives and experience of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states in supporting youth entrepreneurs and promoting small and medium-sized More...

By Staff writer On Thursday, June 19th, 2014
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GCC Social Affairs Ministers Meet in Kuwait

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) The first meeting of GCC Ministers of Social Affair began here today. HE the Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Dr. Abdullah Saleh Mubarak Al Khulaifi headed Qatar delegation to More...

By Staff writer On Saturday, June 7th, 2014
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GCC health care expenditure in 2015 to top USD 80 bln

health care expenditure The total expenditure on healthcare (per capita) in all GCC member states increased considerably in 2011, said a report issued Friday by KFH-Research, a subsidiary of Kuwait Finance House More...

By Staff writer On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
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Qatar-GCC Trade Balance at QR43.3 Billion

Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani, The Minister of Economy and Commerce HE Minister of Economy and Trade Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani said Monday that trade balance between the State More...

By Staff writer On Monday, August 12th, 2013
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GCC looks East as West loses ground to emerging Asia

The economic center of the world is quickly shifting Eastwards. Emerging Asia has been the source of most economic global growth in the last decade and this is leading to structural changes that are also impacting More...

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