Private sector’s unity key to GCC economic growth: Sameer Nass

SourceThe Daily Tribune - News of Bahrain

Unifying efforts of the Gulf Cooperation Council private sector and aligning them to the vision of their leaders are important to reinforce regional and international economic standing and competitiveness and enable the GCC to withstand threats and fluctuations. This was emphasised by Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) chairman Sameer Nass yesterday during a keynote address at the 131st board meeting of the Union of Arab Chambers in Dubai. Nass, also chairman of the Bahrain Chamber Chairman of the Federation of GCC Chambers, stressed the vital role of the private sector in shaping GCC’s common economic decisions and laying the foundation of the region’s economic integration in translation to the GCC leaders’ aspiration.

He also underlined the importance of achieving food security for the region and launching the GCC common market. more...