Gulf Cooperation Council-Australia Agreement

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Syllabus of the Subject: Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

  1. Introduction to the Australia-Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
  2. Status of the FTA: not in force
The Subject (e-learning) “Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA)” is part of the following Higher Education Programs (Bachelors, Masters, Doctorates) taught by EENI Business School & HA University:
  1. Doctorates: Asia, Islamic Countries
  2. Course: Middle East, Oceania
  3. Master's Degree (e-learning): International Business, Foreign Trade, Muslims Countries, Foreign Trade, and Pacific
  4. Bachelor's Degree in International Trade (e-learning)

Higher Education programs adapted for Australian Students and for the Middle East Students

Arab Student Bachelor's Degree, EENI Business School & HA University

Languages of study Higher Education in English or Post-secondary Education in French Australie Higher Education in Spanish GCC-Australia

Sample of the Subject: Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
Gulf Cooperation Council-Australia Free Trade Agreement (Course)

Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): Gulf Cooperation Council-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

Status of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Australia: not in force.

In 2007, Australia and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) initiated the negotiations to establish a free trade agreement (FTA) between them. The last round took place in 2009. In 2014, the Ministerial Council of the Gulf Cooperation Council agreed on the continuation of negotiations.

Topics covered in the negotiations on the FTA:

  1. Trade in Services
  2. Rules of origin
  3. Investment (FDI)
  4. Government Procurement
  5. Competition Policy
  6. Intellectual property

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is a trading bloc formed by Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Australia and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states share a significant economic relationship: Foreign Trade in Goods and services and Foreign direct investment (FDI).

The Gulf countries are vital markets for the Australian live animals and food exported products.

Australia also exports cars, mineral, and services (mainly education).

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is an inter-civilisation agreement between Oceania (Western Christian Civilisation) and the Islamic Civilisation.

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