Latest in Tag: GCC Highlight

Latest in Tag: GCC


Euromoney Conference: Egypt eyes more southeast Asian, Gulf tourists

The Egyptian Tourist Authority (ETA) seeks to attract more tourists from Asian and the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) as visitors from these countries have largely stayed away since the 25 January Revolution due to political unrest. The authority will focus on Chinese and Indian markets as they represent two of the world’s fastest growing economies. …

Daily News Egypt

Iran slams Gulf Arab ‘interference’ over disputed islands

By Marcus George / Reuters DUBAI: Iran accused its Gulf Arab neighbors on Wednesday of interfering in its internal affairs after they described a visit by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to a tiny island — claimed by Iran and the United Arab Emirates — as a “provocative act.” After holding an extraordinary meeting to discuss the …

DNE

Iran warns Gulf states not to ‘complicate’ island dispute

By AFP TEHRAN: Tehran on Monday warned Arab states in the Gulf that things could become “very complicated” if they do not act cautiously over a simmering island dispute between Iran and the United Arab Emirates. Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi made the declaration to Iran’s ISNA news agency on the eve of talks in …

DNE

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