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Belgium ‘hopeful’ on GCC role in resolving crisis

Belgium ‘hopeful’ on GCC role in resolving crisis

Belgium “remains hopeful” that the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the GCC summit held in Makkah would help open avenues to ease regional tensions and to resolve the blockade imposed on Qatar in 2017 ...

'Unparalleled siege painful for all GCC'

'Unparalleled siege painful for all GCC'

The unjust blockade of Qatar is without parallel in the whole world and the Gulf crisis is affecting the GCC badly, former prime minister HE Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor al-Thani has said.

‘Efficient use of GCC air space vital to tackle air traffic congestion’

‘Efficient use of GCC air space vital to tackle air traffic congestion’

Efficient use of GCC air space is a pressing need to tackle air traffic congestion in the region, which is a major challenge for Gulf and Middle Eastern carriers, says IATA regional vice-president ...

GCC has pivotal role in countering dangers: Kuwaiti Amir

GCC has pivotal role in countering dangers: Kuwaiti Amir

The Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah, stressed on Monday that the regional situation necessitates vigilance and unity in order to preserve the achievements of the GCC.

Qamco's constituted more than 40% proceeds raised from IPOs in GCC in Q4 2018: PwC

Qamco's constituted more than 40% proceeds raised from IPOs in GCC in Q4 2018: PwC

The initial public offering (IPO) of Qatar Aluminum Manufacturing Company (Qamco), which was oversubscribed 2.5 times, constituted more than 40% of the total proceeds raised from maiden offers

Chinese official calls for end to GCC crisis

Chinese official calls for end to GCC crisis

Special Envoy of the Chinese Government on the Middle East Issue ambassador Gong Xiaosheng highlighted the strong ties his country has with the GCC, saying the two sides have come a long way in their free trade negotiations.

Qatar takes part in meet of GCC Legislative Councils

Qatar takes part in meet of GCC Legislative Councils

Qatar on Thursday took part in the 12th periodic meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Presidents of Legislative Councils ...

QCB governor attends GCC meeting in Oman

QCB governor attends GCC meeting in Oman

HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdullah bin Saoud al-Thani took part in the 72nd Meeting GCC Committee of Governors of Monetary Institutions and Central Banks ...

Job opportunities recede for South Asian migrants in GCC

Job opportunities recede for South Asian migrants in GCC

Employment opportunities for South Asian migrants in the Gulf Co-operation Council countries shrank in the last two years mainly due to nationalisation in the GCC and oil price drop-induced economic slowdown, a new report has shown.

Unconditional dialogue best solution to GCC crisis, stresses Qatar

Unconditional dialogue best solution to GCC crisis, stresses Qatar

The State of Qatar stressed that, despite the ongoing illegal blockade imposed on it and the continuous violation of humanitarian, legal and religious values and principles by the siege countries, it still believes that dialogue without preconditions is the best solution to the Gulf crisis.

Qatar doesn't mix sports with politics, says official

Qatar doesn't mix sports with politics, says official

Qatar does not mix sports with politics, Vice-chairman of Camel Racing Organising Committee, Abdullah al-Kuwari stressed Saturday, highlighting the directives of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to host all GCC citizens in the events of the committee in Qatar.

Second stage of Peninsula Shield exercise concludes

Second stage of Peninsula Shield exercise concludes

The second stage of the joint Dir Al Jazeera (Peninsula Shield) exercise (10) which involves a Qatari force and forces from the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) countries, concluded here Saturday.