TITLE

How far will the Gulf's free zones go?

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Dexter Jerome
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Middle East;Mar98, Issue 276, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the spread of the Free Trade Zones across Gulf states in the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC). Information on the benefits of Free Zones; Purposes of the Free Zones; Details on the freedom of ownership rules in the Free Zones; Identification of the different Free Trade Zones.
ACCESSION #
401093

 

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