Arabian Business, 9 September 2015: Qatar's Committee for Economic and Investment Affairs has announced the country’s Central Bank will grant licences to Gulf Cooperation Council banks to open branches in the country.
Al-Sharq, 25 August 2015: Qatar’s Interior Ministry has warned Qatari nationals to protect their personal information against online blackmailers.
Al Watan, 25 August 2015: Bahrain’s Cabinet has agreed a reduction in international roaming service costs between Bahrain and other Gulf Cooperation Council countries Call minutes, short messages and data costs will all be reduced.
Al-Sharq, 25 August 2015: Qatar’s Economy and Trade Ministry and Alfardan Premier Motors, Land Rover's agent in Qatar, have recalled some Land Rover LR4 Range Rover Sport 2015 cars on health and safety grounds because of issues with the bolts attached to the wheels.
The recent action taken by the UAE to eliminate fuel subsidies with effect from 1 August 2015 ignited the debate on tax reform in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Whilst these countries are facing an increasing amount of pressure on their national budgets, every GCC government...