Report by the British Embassy in Cairo. The Egyptian economy is beginning to show signs of recovery after recent turbulence.
After months of dispute and Baghdad withholding the KRG’s share of the budget, the two sides have agreed on a way to share revenues that will see monthly stipends resume and Kurdish oil being sold through the central marketing system.
The inaugural HVO Middle East Rail and Public Transportation newsletter designed to communicate developments and opportunities to UK suppliers on this large and dynamic market.
Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain agreed on 16 November to send their ambassadors back to Qatar, signalling the formal end of a rift which has troubled the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) over the past eight months.
This article was originally published in the Gulf States Newsletter by Cross-border Information in November 2014.
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