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Committee for Economic Cooperation of the OIC

Syllabus of the Sub-subject: Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC).

  1. Introduction to the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the OIC
  2. Objectives of the COMCEC
  3. Cooperation Areas of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC)
    1. Foreign Trade
    2. Transport
    3. Agriculture
    4. Tourism
    5. Financial cooperation
    6. Poverty reduction
    7. Private sector
  4. Trade Preferential System among the Member States of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (TPS-OIC)
  5. Foreign Trade between the members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation and the world
The Sub-subject “Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation” is part of the following programs:
  1. Doctorates (Distance learning): Islamic Countries, Africa, and Asia
  2. Course: Middle East
  3. Masters: International Business, Muslims Countries, Africa

Languages of study English (or French Comité Coopération économique et commerciale OIC Spanish Comité Cooperación Económica Comercial COMCEC Portuguese Comité Cooperação Económica e comercial).

Sample of the Sub-subject: Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation (OIC-COMCEC)
Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation (OIC-COMCEC)

Description of the Sub-Subject: Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the OIC (COMCEC).

The Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) consists of fifty-seven Arab countries and five observer countries

  1. Committee acts as a forum to boosting foreign trade in the Arab Countries
  2. Main objective of the Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation is to promote regional trade and economic cooperation among the Islamic Ummah (Arab Countries) and the development of the international trade among the Arab Markets (goal: 20% of intra-OIC trade by 2015, 18% in 2013)
  3. The Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation has implemented the Preferential System among the Member States of the OIC (TPS-OIC) and the roadmap to achieve 20% of intra-OIC trade
  4. The Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation manages the Islamic Trade Fairs, the Programme for the Development of Africa, and the Islamic Solidarity Fund
  5. Main objective of the “Framework Agreement on the Transport Cooperation” is to establish a secure transport system among the member countries of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)

OIC Islamic exports

The Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation (Organisation of Islamic Cooperation) member countries are

  1. The African countries of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation are Algeria, Benin, Chad, Egypt, Guinea, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Gabon, the Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Uganda, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, the Comoros, Djibouti, Togo, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Sudan, Somalia, and Tunisia
  2. The Asian countries of the COMCEC are Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, Qatar, Syria, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Iraq, Maldives, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan
  3. The American countries of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation are Suriname and Guyana
  4. The European countries of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation are Albania, Azerbaijan, and Turkey
  5. The observer countries are Bosnia and Herzegovina, Thailand, and the Central African Republic
  6. Main religion of the member countries of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) is Islam

The Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation belongs to the Islamic Civilisation and the African Civilisation.



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