Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

UAE calls for greater GCC coordination in planning  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 23/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The comments came within the framework of the 24th meeting of the gcc ministerial committee for planning and development held in kuwait.

the uae has reiterated the importance of increased coordination at various levels between the member countries of the gcc to help achieve the long-desired goal of economic integration in the region.

the comments came within the framework of the 24th meeting of the gcc ministerial committee for planning and development held in kuwait. led by mohammed abdul aziz al shehhi undersecretary for the ministry of economy the uae delegation included tariq al marzouqi director of government communications and nada al hashimi director of planning and support both from the ministry of economy.

addressing the meeting al shehhi said that coordination in planning among the gcc member countries should be accelerated to keep pace with the resurgent economic needs rising population and the increasing number of projects under development. he also reiterated te uae’s priority in achieving sustainable development across all operations and initiatives.

al shehhi said: “coordination in all our planning initiatives must be aligned to the vision for sustainable development that has been articulated by most of the gcc countries. concerted efforts to achieve this priority will eventually lead to the desired economic integration to the ultimate benefit of the people of the gcc.”

the undersecretary also outlined the uae’s significant achievements in sustainable development that have enabled the country to advance up the ranks in the critical domains of international human development and global competitiveness.

he said: “such achievements were made possible only with the valuable support and leadership of the president his highness shaikh khalifa bin zayed al nahyan and his highness shaikh mohammed bin rashid al maktoum vice-president and prime minister of the uae and ruler of dubai.”

— business?khaleejtimes.com


Khaleej Times

  MENA News Headlines
 Nov 30 2015 - KSA's Alinma, Jeddah Co, join forces with USD2.2b fundMENAFN
(MENAFN) Saudi Arabia's Alinma Investment and Jeddah Economic Company have closed an agreement to initiate an USD2.2 billion fund, according to the latest data.The fund, to be named the Alinma Jeddah ...

 Nov 30 2015 - Egypt- GB Auto launches four-part plan to face dollar shortageDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) GB Auto has announced a four-part plan to deal with the foreign currency shortage and its impact on fair competition with imported vehicles.The plan's first element ...

 Nov 30 2015 - Egypt- 6 banks exempted from applying maximum wageDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The list of banks that were able to avoid applying the maximum wage so far includes the National Bank of Egypt (NBE), Banque Misr, Banque du Caire, United Bank of Egypt, ...

 Nov 30 2015 - Egypt- New administrative capital authority to be formed to negotiate with investors: CabinetDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The cabinet approved a draft decree by President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi that allocates 190,400 acres for the construction of the new administrative capital to the New Urban ...

 Nov 30 2015 - ABB promises to add 10 GW to national power gridDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Global power and automation technologies company ABB is planning to add 10 GW to Egypt's electricity network over a three-year period, participating in projects to develop ...

 Nov 30 2015 - Cairo hotels to profit despite lack of tourists: ColliersDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The lack of tourists to Egypt is not expected to affect the Egyptian hotel market in Cairo since corporates are filling in the profit gaps the tourists left, Colliers ...

 Nov 30 2015 - Egypt- Ministry of Communications offers to restructure Transportation Ministry's information systemDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The Ministry of Communications raised a bid to implement the information infrastructure development project for the Ministry of Transportation.It also offered to establish ...

 Nov 30 2015 - 7 new real estate developers participate in Amar Ya Masr Exhibition in KuwaitDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Seven new real estate developers announced that they will participate in the Amar Ya Masr Exhibition, considered the largest expo in the Middle East for real estate ...

 Nov 30 2015 - Egypt supports day of solidarity with PalestiniansDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Egypt has reaffirmed its support for the Palestinian right to statehood and for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in his diplomatic fight to achieve his people's ...

 Nov 30 2015 - Egyptian expats to vote in parliamentary run-offsDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriate Affairs Nabila Makram Ebeid encouraged Egyptian expatriates to cast their votes in the run-offs of the parliamentary ...




Click to Apply


Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices


Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks

Saudi Arabia 

Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor


Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters

© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help