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UAE Cabinet endorses hosting GCC Police Force in Abu Dhabi to boost cooperation

posted on 20/04/2015: 1938 views



The UAE Cabinet yesterday endorsed hosting the headquarters of the joint Police Force of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in Abu Dhabi. By hosting the GCC Police Force, the UAE aims to foster its relations with the other Gulf countries to safeguard the region from any forms of threats. The GCC Police Force will contribute in coordinating efforts across the region; share knowledge and information among other relevant security authorities that will eventually streamline the efforts to maintain safety of the people.

The decision of setting up the GCC Police Force was adopted according to the decisions of GCC Ministers of Interiors who met in Kuwait in November 2014 as well as the Supreme Council of the GCC meeting held in December 2014.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, said that joint GCC coordination has been become a necessity in our daily lives. GCC leadership is keen to provide all life requirements, ensure safety and security prevail to all people in the region. Today, we experience these and as a result, UAE will host the GCC Police Force, a first of its kind in the region and with distinguished gulf expertise.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed said "UAE has become a model in safety and peace regionally and internationally. Hosting the GCC Police Force reflects such a confidence in its attractive and encouraging environment. We are fully confident hosting the headquarters will boost efforts towards gulf integration, prevalence of law, maintain safety and security to our nations."

On the other hand, the Cabinet discussed other topics on the agenda and has endorsed a set of regulations to protect consumers, ensuring the high quality standards of products in the market.

Meanwhile, the Cabinet reviewed a number of recommendations submitted by the Federal National Council on issues related housing, infrastructure and economy.

On the International level, the Cabinet endorsed a number of international agreements signed with few countries that foster UAE's foreign policy. The agreements include an agreement on double taxation avoidance with China and Luxembourg; another agreement on investment protection with Kenya; a customs agreement with South Korea as well as an agreement on aviation services with Cuba.

The UAE Cabinet held its meeting yesterday at the Presidential Palace and was attended by HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior. – Emirates News Agency, WAM –

http://www.wam.ae/en/news/emirates/1395279452666.html

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