A former Kuwaiti legislator said on Tuesday that the Saudi-sponsored urgent meeting of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC
) and the Arab League to discuss escalating tensions in the region due to be held in Mecca would prove useless.
Washington Monthly recently ranked PGCC
among the top 20 of the best colleges in the country for adult learners, and on its annual "Top 100" list, Community College Week recognized PGCC
in categories that highlight the top two-year schools for minority and African-American students.
"A fall in oil prices would push many PGCC
countries perilously close to their break-even prices," said the report, which was produced by the Centre for Economics and Business Research.
Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a press release issued Friday that the meeting of the foreign ministers would be hosted by PGCC
term president Kuwait.
's Bladen Hall is under construction for just such reasons.
According to an IHS Markit report released in September, increasing budgets in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) would result in an expected $100 billion to be spent on defense by the PGCC
in 2019 alone.
The report stated that total assets of Islamic banking in the PGCC
region is 34% of assets of Islamic banks worldwide.
However, the strides made by the college since Williams' arrival have been substantial: Total enrollment has grown 14 percent--from 35,519 to 38,405--and is poised to grow by another 5,000-6,000 when PGCC
takes over adult basic education, GED and ESL instruction from the public K-12 system in January.
Most of UMD's in-state transfer students come from Montgomery and PGCC
, said Dr.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC
) held a summit of the heads of state on Monday with the Saudi, Bahraini and UAE rulers in attendance and in the absence of the Qatari and Omani leaders.
Officials at PGCC
, working closely with officials from other Maryland community colleges, are hopeful that a computer and Internet literacy training program launched earlier this year in South Africa's seven-campus Vista University system will eventually become a self-sustaining teacher education program.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Advisor to the Iranian Parliament Speaker Hossein Amir Abdollahian underlined that the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC
) has now lost its structure and organization as its member-states are unwilling to convene.