22 June 2016
On 16 June 2016, the Finance Ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)1 attended an extraordinary meeting in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on GCC Value Added Tax (VAT). Economic integration in the GCC...
14 May 2016
The 42nd meeting of the GCC Industrial Cooperation Committee kicked off in Riyadh on Thursday. The State of Qatar's delegation was led by HE the Minister of Energy and Industry Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh...
02 May 2016
Qatar, one of the energy-richest countries in the world, currently presents major energy conservation challenges. This country, representing the largest exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG), is...
15 April 2016
Aspetar, an Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine hospital and the GCC reference centre in sports medicine in collaboration with the Health Ministers’ Council for GCC States, is organizing the first GCC-...
09 January 2016
2016 is set to be a year of fiscal prudence with regards to employee salary rises in the GCC with caution being the key word, according to HR agency Mercer Middle East. Its 2015 Total Remuneration...
08 December 2015
A snapshot of opinion from the GCC’s construction sector – the majority of which are companies involved in larger projects with a value of over AED 100 million – has shown a dramatic drop in optimism...
07 December 2015
Qatar Leadership Centre (QLC) organized the State of the Region Forum on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at the Museum of Islamic Art. The Forum was a two-day event providing participants in QLC’s Executive...
06 December 2015
Doha Bank hosted a Business meet with the support of  the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on “Bilateral Opportunities between India, Qatar and Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC)” on 3rd December...
06 December 2015
For decades, five countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have kept their currencies pegged to the US dollar. Only Kuwait links its currency to a basket, but even this is believed to be...
18 October 2015
McDonald’s announced today that it has completed the transition of the frying oil used at all its restaurants in the GCC to a sunflower and canola oil blend. The new oil will have a significant...
11 October 2015
The deep plunge in oil prices in recent times has been a cause of worry for countries dependent on hydrocarbon revenues across the GCC. In comparison with its regional neighbors, Qatar however, is in...
02 October 2015
The 14th meeting of Their Excellencies the Ministers Concerned with Housing Affairs of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) was held here on Thursday. In his opening speech, HE Minister of Labor and...

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