April 07, 2022 9:17 pm
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, major players in the conflict appear to have played a role in President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi's decision, quickly welcoming it with a pledge of $3 billion in aid.
December 30, 2021 8:39 am
Under the new programme — dubbed Tejas, or Training in Emirate Jobs & Skills — the government has partnered with leading employers in the UAE to “train, certify and place 10,000 Indian workers in a year”and “100,000 across the GCC [Gulf Cooperation Council] region over the next five years”.
December 28, 2020 1:38 am
The visit is part of India’s ongoing outreach to West Asia, which the country sees as part of its extended neighbourhood.
November 04, 2020 1:10 am
More than eight million Indians live and work in West Asia, with a majority of them within the region covered by the GCC, which includes Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE.
December 05, 2017 8:24 pm
The move comes amid a diplomatic crisis with member state Qatar.
July 11, 2017 11:33 am
Qatari Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al Thani on Monday sent a letter to Secretary General of the GCC Abdul Latif Bin Rashid Al Zayani, setting his country's conditions so as not to withdraw from the GCC.
August 07, 2015 2:39 am
The bancassurance partners play a significant role in selling to the other nationals, particularly locals.
July 01, 2014 12:00 am
The government must prioritise the needs and rights of migrant workers abroad.
February 25, 2014 8:00 am
The stage is set for a more vigorous engagement with the region.
October 28, 2013 3:01 pm
Saudi Arabia is estimated to have sent over $8.4 bn of outward remittance to India in 2012.