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Gulf Cooperation Council

In new Mideast vision, India could play a role

Amid the pessimism and hopelessness that has shrouded West Asia over the past few years, Mr Zayani’s voice is an important “beacon of hope”.

11 Aug 2018 2:06 AM

Gulf dream is over, but Dubai holds out

Dubai has been going through a rough patch as slackening consumer demand broke the back of retail trade, the mainstay of the emirate’s economy.

02 Jul 2018 5:23 AM

Freeze Qatar’s GCC membership: Bahrain foreign minister

The GCC is a political and economic union including Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Kuwait.

30 Oct 2017 4:49 PM

Saudi and allies could ask Qatar to choose between trading partners

'There are certain economic sanctions that we can take which are being considered right now', Omar Ghobash said in an interview in London.

28 Jun 2017 2:45 PM

In Mideast spat, pot calls the kettle black

Every nation has blood on their hands and has contributed to the bloody quagmire in the Middle East.

19 Jun 2017 1:53 AM


New Mideast battlelines as Qatar row gets uglier

The United Arab Emirates even criminalised any expression of sympathy for the beleaguered Qataris.

17 Jun 2017 1:57 AM

Gulf crisis: Qataris stock food in advance fearing shortage of food

Though Qatar is 1 of the wealthiest countries in the world, it relies heavily on imported food from Saudi Arabia, UAE among other places.

06 Jun 2017 3:39 PM

US tries to choke flow of terror cash

Seven countries sign MoU to curb financing of groups like LeT, Haqqanis.

24 May 2017 3:32 AM

Britain will help Gulf ‘push back against Iran’

Ms May is the latest foreign leader to address the GCC as the Gulf deepens ties with major powers beyond long-time ally the United States.

08 Dec 2016 7:19 AM