Qatar

Conflict Resolution & Peace Building

Perspectives on Resolving the Gulf Crisis at the Upcoming GCC Summit

A few days before the upcoming Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit in Saudi Arabia, there...

Conflict Resolution & Peace Building

GCC Reconciliation: Restoration or Reconfiguration?

For the first time since the Gulf crisis began on June 5th, 2017, strong indicators...

Politics & Governance

Assessing Kuwaiti Mediation in the Gulf Crisis

Ahead of the Kuwaiti Emir’s postponed September 12th meeting with President Trump...

Politics & Governance

Gulf Crisis Deadlock Creates Regional Rivalry

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, Egypt and a number of Islamic countries cut diplomatic ties...

Energy & Diversification

Russia and the Arab Gulf States: Current Energy Variables

Despite a history of abject opposition to one another on a host

Politics & Governance

Qatar Says No to Rapprochement with Syrian Regime

Largely due to the support Damascus that has received from key allies

GIF’s Annual Forecast 2019

Gulf International Forum (GIF) presents our 2019 forecast. As the new year is upon us,...

Qatar’s Withdrawal from OPEC: Energy Sector Strategy or Political Move?

Last week’s announcement by Qatar that the state intends to leave the

Scenarios for the Upcoming GCC Summit

The 2018 Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit is taking place amidst a changing balance of...

Qatar Enacts Favorable Immigration Laws

Qatar recently announced a series of reforms related to the legal status of the countless...

Qatar Eyes Germany’s Energy, Finance Sectors with 10 bln Euro Investment

The Gulf state of Qatar said on Friday it would invest 10 billion

UN Court: UAE has Violated Qatar Nationals’ Basic Rights

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) today issued a provisional ruling...