The Council of Arab Economic Unity (CAEU) was established by Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Mauritania, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Tunisia, Syria, United Arab Emirates and Yemen on 3 June 1957. It became effective 30 May 1964, with the ultimate goal of achieving complete economic unity among its member states.
... The Greater Arab Free Trade Area (GAFTA) is a pan-Arab free trade area that came into existence in 1997 ... Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, and the United Arab Emirates) ... the adoption of the Agreement to Facilitate and Develop Trade Among Arab Countries (1981) by the Arab League's Economic and Social Council (ESC) and the approval by 17 Arab League member-states ...
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