Dubai Chamber to host workshop on FTA with Singapore

DUBAI: Dubai Chamber is organising a workshop on this Thursday to raise awareness on the Free Trade Agreement, FTA, between the Gulf Cooperation Council and Singapore.

The workshop, which is being held in collaboration with the Ministry of Economy at the Chamber s Headquarters, will provide a general overview of the trade relations between the U.A.E. and Singapore. It will also give insights into the preferential treatment in the provisions in trade in services and the preferential treatment in the provisions in government procurement.

The FTA between GCC and Singapore became effective on the 1st of September 2013 and it is regarded as the first FTA between the GCC and a non-Arab economic partner.