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Organization of the Islamic Conference

An international organization of several dozen Muslim-majority nations. It exists to promote Islamic economic values, international peace and similar goals. It was established in 1969 and is based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. See also: Islamic finance.
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attend the Jeddah-based conference of the Organization of Islamic Conference scheduled
In a statement issued here, the official spokesperson of the Ministry of External Affairs said: "We have seen reports that the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) has again chosen to refer to Jammu and Kashmir incorrectly, in an invitation to an Indian invitee to an OIC meeting.
Summary: DUBAI - The position of Islam towards science has developed more in the direction of achieving advance knowledge and know-how in a pragmatic way that the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) has encouraged research and development programmes to its member states.
Also, the Iranian Foreign Minister expressed his country's support to Iraq's demand to host the 39th Ministerial Meeting of the Organization of Islamic Conference in Baghdad next year and that Iran would take appropriate action in this regard during the (38) meeting of foreign ministers of Islamic countries due to be held in Astana / Kazakhstan by the end of next June.
OCCI delegation to meeting was represented by Khalil bin Abdullah al Khunji, OCCI Chairman, in presence of a number of representatives of Arab and Islamic Chambers of Commerce, as well as, representatives of Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC).
Scientific studies and research works are the required means at the service of expanding healthy and secure tourism and it is suggested that coupled with financial support of institutes, such as the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) the Healthy and Secure Tourism Research Institute should be established to shoulder the task," the communique emphasized.
Jeddah, KSA, (SANA) - The Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) on Saturday urged the international community to compel Israel to abide by the rules of the international law and stop its aggressions and violations in Jerusalem.
Yardim invited Ghazanfari to attend the summit of Permanent Committee of Social and Economic Cooperation (COMSEC) of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) to be held in Turkey from October 6 to 10.
Speaking at the opening of the extraordinary meeting of Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Conference (PUIC) in Damascus, Berri said Israel's plan to exploit natural gas
Following this meeting, El Fassi told the press that Arroyo expressed her country's willingness to become an observer member of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC).
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: The Organization of Islamic Conference on Monday condemned the blasts that rattled Baghdad and left several casualties, the organization said in a statement.
Berri called for "establishing a regional Islamic market to comprise Turkey, Iran, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Indonesia, in addition to the Organization of Islamic Conference.
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