GCC: Resources

AMEinfo.com

This website features news, exhibitions, events, currency converters, weather information, copyright laws, dialing codes, company directories, business opportunities, travel information, and country guides specific to the Middle East. Featured countries include Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, UAE, and Yemen.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: February 26, 2016

Arab World Competitiveness Report 2013

The Arab World Competitiveness Report 2013, published by the World Economic Forum, contains an abundant amount of information about key factors determining the future prosperity and economic growth of Arab countries and sub-regions (Levant, North Africa, and Gulf countries) ranging from structural reforms and regional integration to savings and foreign direct investment.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: March 21, 2016

Tags: Publications , Region Specific , Middle East

China and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Free Trade Agreement

This China and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Free Trade Agreement resource outlines the details behind the 2004 Free Trade Agreement negotiations between China and the GCC along with news articles about the negotiations. The articles provide details on the negotiations between the two sides and updates on issues concerning trade in goods.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 13, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , China

European Free Trade Agreement (EFTA) and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

The European Free Trade Agreement (EFTA) and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) page provides details regarding the free trade agreement between the two trading blocs. The site includes legal documents, records of understanding, annexes, and summary pages of the trade agreement which open in PDF format.  This site also has a trade statistics page, in PDF format, that provides data from the past several years showing the amounts of European imports and exports within the GCC.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: February 26, 2016

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