The need to develop economic and social programmes in all parts of the Islamic world was stressed by Bahrain’s Industry and Commerce Minister Dr Hassan Fakhro yesterday (November 27).
He was speaking at the 30th Standi
Bahrain Finance Minister Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa has signed a key protocol between member states of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation (OIC).
The Rules of Origin for Trade Preferences System protocol aims to cre
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu called on members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Thursday to recognise a fledgling Syrian opposition coalition as the legitimate representative of the Syrian people.
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation suspended Syria's membership early on Thursday at a summit of Muslim leaders in Makkah, citing President Bashar al-Assad's violent suppression of the Syrian revolt.
Foreign ministers at a meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) agreed to suspend Syria from the international body, an OIC source said, further isolating President Bashar al-Assad.
A major regional summit hosted by Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah and starting in Makkah tomorrow (August 14), will make history by shaping the political, economic and social realities facing the region, said Bahrain’s Prime Minister.
Foras Tourism, a unique initiative of the GCC-based travel industry, will launch an integrated, configurable and dynamic virtual online travel platform by August 2011.
The portal will utilise up-to-date technology, providing an easy access
The market capitalisation of equity markets in Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) countries remains low compared to other leading markets, a report said.
The total market cpaitlaisation of 28 selected member countries
Chairman of Oman Insurance Company (OIC) Matar Humaid Al Tayer has underlined the need for adopting global best practices and higher safety standards in an effort to position the UAE construction industry as a centre of excellence.
Oman Investment Corporation (OIC) has taken a 30 per cent stake in Gulf International Pipe Industries (GIPI) for $30 million, a report said.
GIPI is a prestigious project coming up in Oman’s Sohar Industrial Estate, to produce 250,00