GCC

"Revolutionary Iran"

Causes of Unjustified Escalation against Saudi Arabia

The long-standing crisis in Saudi-Iranian relations has a sudden and acute escalation on the backdrop of disputed regional issues.

Mostafa Salem

The Snowball Effect

Implications of the Iranian nuclear deal

One of the repercussions of the nuclear agreement is the controversy surrounding the form of the relationship with the U.S.

A Gulf Marshall Plan

How to Restore Economic Hope for Yemen?

Yemen's dire economic situation has been further exacerbated by the security and political commotion within the state.

Mohammed Ahmed Abdul Muti

A Changing Arab Reality

The Significance of Hosting the Arab Summit in Mauritania

Mauritania held for the first time the presidency of the Arab League summit, indicating shifts in the region over years.

Mohammed Wuld Al-Mona

Counter-Strategies

Diminishing Financial Resources of Terrorist Groups

There has been counter-strategies utilized by terrorist organisations to overcome financial restrictions.

Mustafa Shafiq Alam

Expected Escalation

Iran countering escalating regional pressure

Iran is currently facing unfavorable international and regional developments.

Repercussions on the Gulf

What if Britain leaves the EU?

Brexit will certainly have repercussions on the UK's economic ties with its trading partners, including GCC states.

Mariam Mahmoud

Gulf Model

Future of Sovereign Wealth Funds as part of the global economy

Sovereign wealth funds are expected to play an increased role in oil-producing states that seek economic diversification.

Dr. Ahmed Al-Safti

Yemeni Political Parties

Various Stances on Operation Decisive Storm

It is necessary to outline the positions of Yemen's main political parties and see how the current events are affecting the state.

Ali Saleh Mousa

Regional Players

Gain Ground at Expense of International Stakeholders

The international stances against the Houthi rebels have receded, and there is no actual support for Abd Rabou Mansour Hadi...

Dr. Marwa Nazeer

Sole Opponent

Fallout of Operation Decisive Storm for Iran

The pace of events in Yemen quickened as Iranian-backed Houthi rebels and their ally, former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, took over...

Mostafa Salem

Western Views

On Operation Decisive Storm and its consequences

The Saudi-led Arab military intervention against the Iranian-backed Houthi coup in Yemen is a highly significant development...

Bassem Rashed

Mega-blocks

Economic incentives for mergers and acquisitions in Gulf States

In recent times, mergers and acquisitions among financial corporations have become a global trend...

Mariam Mahmoud

Conditions for Success

OPEC's agreement in Algeria. Will oil prices recover?

Global oil market breathed a sigh of relief on 28 September, as the price of oil rose by about 6 per cent, approaching $50 per barrel.

Dr. Ahmed Kandil

Trump Challenge

Saudi Arabia’s uncertainty and points of leverage post US elections

Uncertainty is a key reason why Saudis are concerned about difficulties in dealing with President-elect Trump.

Dr. Amal Sakr