Crude production from the Khafji oilfield, jointly run by Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, has been halted temporarily to comply with environmental rules, according to an industry source familiar with Saudi policy and an internal letter seen by Re
The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states have planned to launch a joint naval force, a top Kuwaiti defence official said, in a bid to protect waters shared with neighbouring Iran.
The new force is expected to be formed in the &ld
A joint venture between UK-based National Express and Bahrain’s Ahmed Mansour Al Aali (AMA) will be the new public bus operator in the kingdom.
This follows the signing of a concession agreement between the operator and the
Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) has awarded the works to complete construction of Sidra Medical and Research Center, to a joint venture between Midmac and Consolidated Contr
In a major step forward to consolidate regional security, Gulf leaders yesterday agreed to set up a joint military and police command.
"The GCC Supreme Council has agreed on establishing the joint military command for member
His Majesty King Hamad has allocated 163,300 sq m to expand the Frontline Headquarters of the Joint Peninsula Shield Force, in recognition of its pivotal role.
His Majesty, incumbent president of the GCC session, ordered the land
Dana Gas, a leading regional private-sector natural gas company, and Crescent Petroleum, a private oil and gas company in the Middle East, have completed five years of joint production in the Kurdistan region in Iraq.
As joint ope
More than 350 international and regional rheumatology experts will discuss experiences and cutting-edge knowledge in the field of rheumatology and clinical immunology at an upcoming meeting in Abu Dhabi.
The third Abu Dhabi Advanc
The United States still plans to hold a major military exercise called Bright Star in Egypt in mid-September, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Wednesday, even after the Egyptian military's toppling of the president and the violence t
Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) officials held talks with senior US consultants on ways for the private sector to reap the dividends of the Free Trade Agreement signed between the US and the kingdom.
The BCCI officials met