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Al-Kuwari leads Qatari delegation to GCC meeting of ministers of commerce and members of Customs Union Authority

Al-Kuwari leads Qatari delegation to GCC meeting of ministers of commerce and members of Customs Union Authority

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari, on Sunday led the Qatari delegation in the meeting that brought together the ministers of commerce and members of the Customs Union Authority of the GCC States

Unity among GCC states is vital:US

Unity among GCC states is vital:US

The unity of all GCC States plays a vital role in helping to advance progress in many different areas that would benefit the people of the region, United States (US) special representative for Iran and senior policy advisor..

GCC, Central Asian nations meet to strengthen fight against drugs

GCC, Central Asian nations meet to strengthen fight against drugs

Doha hosted a meeting of GCC states and Central Asian nations to explore ways to combat the drugs menace and related issues.

NHRC chief briefs Canadian delegation on impact of siege

NHRC chief briefs Canadian delegation on impact of siege

The delegation consists of civil society figures, former ambassadors, military personnel, researchers in international relations and strategic research centres at Canadian universities.

New medical insurance scheme 'to strengthen health sector'

New medical insurance scheme 'to strengthen health sector'

Underwriters have been setting up new medical systems in preparation for the launch, and providing input as to what shape the scheme should take.

'Saudis should not divide GCC states'

'Saudis should not divide GCC states'

Rather than inciting divisiveness among GCC nations, Saudi Arabia should take the lead in uniting Arab Gulf states, said a visiting tourist from Oman, who expressed dismay over the ongoing rift ...

GCC tech startups to benefit from $30mn seed fund

GCC tech startups to benefit from $30mn seed fund

Aspiring tech entrepreneurs and startups in the GCC states will benefit from ‘500 Falcons’, a $30mn Mena seed fund from US-based venture capital firm 500 Startups and Qatar Foundation Research & Development (QF R&D).

New GCC plan to fight drug trafficking

New GCC plan to fight drug trafficking

Directors of anti-narcotics organisations in the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) states have decided to come with up an immediate plan and a new strategy to deal with the trafficking of Captagon pills.

Middle East unites in condemnation of Nice attack

Middle East unites in condemnation of Nice attack

Middle East states and leading Muslim clerics united Friday in condemning a truck attack that killed at least 84 revellers in the French resort of Nice, calling for a joint struggle against extremism.