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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102228–240 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1297565
Published: 01 April 2017
...Stuti Saxena This paper seeks to assess the nature and scope of open data in government (OPD/open public data) in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Following a qualitative approach, OPD portals of GCC...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84535–552 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1078073
Published: 01 October 2015
...Mohammed Nuruzzaman This paper investigates the role played by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in mediating disputes since its creation in 1981 to 2011, the year of the outbreak of the ‘Arab Spring’. It analyzes the contributions of the GCC as a conflict mediator by cross-checking this sub...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 4119–29 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.549706
Published: 01 January 2011
...Yousef Khalifa Al-Yousef This article is based on an executive summary of a forthcoming Arabic-language book to be published by the Centre for Arab Unity Studies. It examines the reasons underlying the failure of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries to achieve stability and realize their...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 22304–318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910902856952
Published: 01 April 2009
.... Preliminary reading of its causes and magnitude: the setting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Ali AlKuwari The Arab Bureau for Research and Consultation, Qatar Taylor and FrancisRCAA_A_385867.sgm10.1080/17550910902856952Contemporary Arab Affairs0950-3110 (pri t)/1473-348X (online)Original Article2 09...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 93383–399 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1199461
Published: 01 July 2016
...Maryam Al-Bolushi This research paper focuses on Gulf–Iran relations within the framework of the bilateral relationship between Oman and Iran. This relationship is unique as well as distinct from Oman’s relations with the other nations of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and has a direct...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94577–595 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1250361
Published: 01 October 2016
...Eman Ragab The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are being affected by the rise of terrorism and radicalism which in turn has been driven by the creation of ISIS' state in Iraq and Syria in mid-2014. The group's presence in Iraq and Syria is inciting many Gulf civilians to travel to Syria to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11463–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114004
Published: 04 December 2018
...Abdullah Al-Beraidi This study investigates the extent to which neoliberalism could be the cornerstone for economic reform and diversification in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. It seeks to determine the most important effects of neoliberalism as well as its social and economic costs...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 54519–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.719104
Published: 01 October 2012
...Omar Hesham AlShehabi This study focuses on what has become commonly known as the ‘demographic disorder’ in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). At the general level, the ‘demographic disorder’ refers to the over-reliance on expatriates – in various areas and prominently within...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 74565–575 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.950081
Published: 01 October 2014
... industrialization Arab development Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) railway system Industrializing the Arab world: a speculative case study A.B. Zahlan* Consultant in Science Policy; formerly at Department of Physics, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon Some of the challenges facing Arab countries...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84553–567 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1081344
Published: 01 October 2015
... in the Gulf region and the Arab world in general, and the repercussions of global terrorism in Syria and Iraq and its intensification that is threatening the borders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, including Saudi Arabia. * Email: mufeed2003@hotmail.com © 2015 The...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2257–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000015
Published: 01 March 2018
... Middle East was not ultimately accomplished under the Park presidency, nonetheless, the very aspiration played a crucial role in either rekindling or initiating policy measures in South Korea’s orientation toward different parts of a greater Middle East region, extending from the Gulf Cooperation Council...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104522–536 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1399640
Published: 01 October 2017
...Osman Antwi-Boateng; Mohammed Binhuwaidin The Arab-Muslim world is often described negatively as undemocratic, intolerant and economically backward. Rare positive commentary about the region is usually reserved for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states based on the belief that their status as...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 64552–566 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.850772
Published: 01 October 2013
... Middle East South Korea diplomacy Lee Myung-bak Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Persian Gulf trade construction energy sanctions Déjà vu diplomacy: South Korea s Middle East policy under Lee Myung-bak Shirzad Azad Department of Political Science and International Relations, Seoul National...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 3138–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903541835
Published: 01 January 2010
...Shalendra D. Sharma When the problems in the United States housing sector mushroomed into a global financial crisis by September 2008, it was assumed that Arab countries would remain immune: the oil-rich Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries because of their massive financial reserves, and the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131128–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.128
Published: 01 March 2020
...). 351 pp. ISBN 978-9953-82-886-2 Citizenship in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries is the main concern of this book. It is regarded as the key to the chronic political imbalance in these “oligarchy countries” where the absolute rule of the few, usually elite families, is sustained and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13254–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.54
Published: 16 June 2020
... and its Impact on National Security in the Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries of the Gulf States. https://nshr.org.sa/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/171260167612.pdf Al-Hammash , Mot’eb ibn Shadeed . 2009 . “The Strategy of Enhancing Ideological Security .” In Proceedings of the First...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13186–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.86
Published: 01 March 2020
... US$191 billion ( Abul Gheit 2018 ). Meanwhile, the member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) saw their commerce with China multiply by a factor of seventy-two between 1993 and 2013, increasing from around US$2.3 billion worth of trade to US$165 billion ( Fardella 2015 , 11). In 2016, China...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 121125–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121008
Published: 01 March 2019
..., GCCGulf Relations: The Strategic Space and Retail Crisis (1971–2018) (Doha: Al-Jazira Center for Studies and Beirut: Arab Science House, 2018). 318 pp. ISBN 978-6140-1264-80. This book examines the development of relationships among the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries and explores the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12399–118 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123006
Published: 03 September 2019
... Erdogan’s visit to Sudan in which the latter approved leasing the strategic island of Suakin to Turkey for its development ( Egypt Today 2018 ). The previously mentioned incidents raised the concern of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries about the intentions and motives of the Turkish presence in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122151–168 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122007
Published: 02 June 2019
... similar claims against the coalition. The campaign launched against Qatar was not quite supported by the international community; even the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) was divided within itself, with Kuwait and Oman adopting a neutral stance and playing a mediator role ( Lynch 2017 , 14). The crisis...