GCC Financial, Economic Cooperation Committee meets in Riyadh

March 6, 2011

The Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held its 88th extraordinary meeting at the headquarters of the GCC Secretariat in Riyadh yesterday. Minister of Finance Dr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf led the Saudi delegation to the meeting, which was held under the chairmanship of Obaid Hameed Al-Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). In an address to the delegates, GCC Secretary General Abdulrahman al-Attiyah said that an agreement will be reached on issues related to the GCC Customs Union.