Gulf states

Resuming relations with Turkey requires changes in Ankara’s policy: Egypt’s FM

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 12:18 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the government keenness to maintain close relationship between the two people of Egypt and Turkey regardless the ‘negative political stances’ of Ankara against Cairo.

Egypt, Qatar resume maritime navigation

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 11:38 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Transport announced in a statement that the resumption of the maritime movement comes in light of the commitment of all the Ula Summit signatories to open all sea, land, and air ports.

Qatar Airways operate daily flights to Cairo

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 11:54 GMT

The announcement came one day after Egypt reopened its aerospace for Qatar to resume air traffic with Doha following a 3-year hiatus due to the Gulf crisis.

Reconciliation with Qatar: Egypt affirms support for Arab unity

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:37 GMT

His comments came ahead of the coming Gulf summit, due in Saudi Arabia in January. On Wednesday, Saudi King Salman bin Abdel Azizi invited the Qatari Emir to attend the summit; however, it has not confirmed yet if the Qatari Emir will attend or not.

Egypt imposes entry visa fees on GCC citizens

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 06:16 GMT

The new decision did not specify the value of the fee imposed on GCC citizens for obtaining the visa.

Sisi sends King Abdullah II message on Ethiopia’s dam

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 01:47 GMT

King Abdullah II expressed his country’s support to Egypt to preserve its water security.

Shoukry phones Saudi, UAE, Greek, Cypriot FMs on Turkish escalation in Libya

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 01:41 GMT

The officials agreed on the dangerous consequences of this development on Arab national security, regional security.

Sudanese PM thanks partners, unveils upcoming foreign policy

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 11:58 GMT

The statements of Hamduk came during his first TV interview since he took up the post earlier this week with Sudanese 24 channel.

Rouhani says U.S. drone's 'intrusion' stokes tensions in Gulf

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 11:52 GMT

Rouhani on Sunday accused the United States of stoking tensions in the Gulf through what Iran has called the violation of its airspace by a U.S. military drone.

Kuwait hosts meeting on Arab-US military exercises

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 10:30 GMT

The meeting was attended by representatives from the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Egypt, Jordan, and U.S.

How Qatar gave Middle East keys to Iran for releasing few hostages

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 05:04 GMT

The New York Times shed light on one of the most mysterious hunting trips in the world, which included members of Qatar’s ruling Al Thani family.

Sisi addresses Gulf issues, bilateral ties in Abu Dhabi

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 11:04 GMT

He will meet with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.

Qatari relation with terror groups remains deep: UK think tank

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 11:02 GMT

Qatar’s financial and intelligence relation with world terror groups and Islamist extremists remains deep.

Qatari PM: Arab Quartet interferes in our internal affairs

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 - 03:23 GMT

Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani claims that the Arab Quartet’s boycott interferes in Qatar’s internal affairs.

Qatar accuses a Gulf State of hacking QNA

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 11:18 GMT

Qatari Attorney General Ali bin Fetais Al-Marri has accused one of Gulf states boycotting Qatar of hacking QNA.

Al-Thani's royal letter praises Saudi support to Qataris

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 10:13 GMT

The Qatari Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali bin Abdullah bin Jassem Al-Thani posted on Twitter on Thursday a letter sent by his grandfather Sheikh Abdullah bin Qassim bin Mohammed Al-Thani.

Riots in Qatar due to delay in foreign workers’ salaries

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 06:39 GMT

Riots broke out in Qatar Friday due to a strike of foreign workers, according to ON Live television channel.

Trump, Saudi King discuss Qatar dispute -White House

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 11:27 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke by phone with Saudi King Salman on Friday.

CMEC’S roundtable on the Qatari crisis

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 02:53 GMT

Charlotte Leslie, CMEC director, chaired a wide-ranging discussion on the ongoing Qatar-Gulf diplomatic crisis in the UK Parliament.

Abu Dhabi oil firm ADNOC catches regional listing bug

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 10:56 GMT

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) is looking to float some of its services businesses and enter tie-ups.

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