Economic Cooperation Organization

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Subject (Course): The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO). Syllabus:

  1. Introduction to the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)
  2. Organizational structure of ECO
  3. Objectives and activities of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO).
  4. Regional Institutions.
    - Shipping Company of the Economic Cooperation Organization
    - Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
  5. ECOTA Trade Agreement
  6. Bank of International Trade and Development.
  7. Directorate of Foreign Trade and Investment.
  8. International Relations of the Organization for Economic Cooperation (ECO)

The objectives of the subject "The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)" are the following:

  1. To understand the aims and activities of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)
  2. To assess the benefits for ECO's member countries (ECOTA trade agreement) and the areas of cooperation
  3. To know the regional institutions of the Economic Cooperation Organization
  4. To analyze the international relations of the Economic Cooperation Organization
Subject "The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)" is studied...
  1. Masters: International Business (MIB), Muslims Countries, Global Economic Relations, Asia, and Emerging Markets
  2. Doctorates (DIB): DIB Islamic Countries, DIB Asia
  3. Diploma "Doing Business in Central Eurasia"

Languages of study: En or Es Organizacion Cooperacion Economica

Credits of the subject "The Economic Cooperation Organization": 0.1 ECTS

Sample of the subject - The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO):
Economic Cooperation Organization

Subject Description - The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO).

In 1955, Iran, Pakistan, and Turkey founded the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO).

The objective of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) is to promote economic, regional trade, technical, and cultural cooperation among the member economies: the Islamic State of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the Republic of Tajikistan, the Republic of Turkey, Turkmenistan, and the Republic of Uzbekistan.

The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) is, therefore, an organization predominantly Muslim.

One of the main goals of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) is to promote international trade within the region and the rest of the World based on the principle of free trade. Several projects has been implemented:

  1. Regional Trade liberalization
  2. International Trade facilitation
  3. Cooperation with other international bodies.

The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) region is geographically immense and well gifted with potential economic resources (agriculture, arable land, energy, mining, and human resources).

  1. The population of the Economic Cooperation Organization: 400 millions of people, (6% of the world's population)
  2. The Economic Cooperation Organization is a huge strategic trade region.
  3. The total trade share of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) region in the global trade: 2%.
  4. Intra- export ratio in the region reached 6%.

The ECO (Economic Cooperation Organization) economies are implementing reforms to create favorable conditions for attracting foreign direct investment: optimizations in foreign direct investment legislation, privatization of state-owned companies, and liberalization of foreign direct investment flows.

The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) belongs to the Central Eurasian Economic Area of the Islamic Civilization.

The ECO Chamber of Commerce and Industry was created in 1990 by the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey, Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Mines, and Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry.

The Economic Cooperation Organization Trade and Development Bank is a multilateral development Bank established in 2005 by Iran, Pakistan, and Turkey.

ECO Trade Agreement (ECOTA)
ECO Trade Agreement (ECOTA)



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