International rights and labour groups called Sunday for urgent action to protect migrant workers from abuse in Gulf countries.
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have ended their row with Qatar and have agreed to return their ambassadors to the country, media reported Monday.
Arab leaders in the Gulf could hold a special meeting to resolve differences within their ranks ahead of a scheduled annual summit in Qatar next month, newspapers said Wednesday.
Advances by jihadists in Syria and Iraq, and US calls for a coalition against them have made Gulf monarchies set aside disputes over Qatar`s support for the Muslim Brotherhood, analysts say.
Iran must prove through actions that it is willing to make key policy changes to mend fences with Gulf Arabs, analysts said ahead of a landmark visit by Kuwait`s emir.
President Barack Obama ruled that a regional grouping of Gulf Arab states should be allowed to buy certain US defense articles, deepening ties with a grouping wary of Iran`s regional influence.
The UAE would establish world`s largest solar-powered desalination plant that will process more than 22 million gallons of potable water per day.
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has called on the Syrian regime to arrange a cease-fire with rebels out of respect for the sanctity of the Haj.
Bahrain will host the first Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) United Military Command to deter threats against the region and further strengthen military ties between the six oil-rich states, Bahraini foreign minister said.
Gulf Arab leaders, at a summit on Tuesday, called on Iran to end its interference in Gulf Arab matters.
"The claim that FDI will harm farmers and small traders is not correct.In fact, it has boosted the economy and their quality of services," Ravi
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member countries will see their gross domestic product grow at 5.2 percent in 2010 on the back of rising oil revenues, the International Monetary Fund has said.
A key railway network linking the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states will begin in UAE by the end of next year, a senior official has said.
Day in Pics: 25th December
Showbiz World - December 25, 2014
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