Organization of the Islamic Conference

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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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It would also help enriching online Islamic tourism products and services content; improving Islamic tourism providers networking in OIC Member States; harmonizing and validating relevant standards; raising awareness on the importance and potentials of Islamic tourism including programs; promoting investments in Islamic tourism industry; and facilitating visa policies to improve intra-Islamic tourism.
Lastly, OIC has not remained consistent in sensitising Palestinian issue.
The OIC states agree to take necessary measures for the practical implementation of the recommendations of OIC S and T Agenda 2026.
The two-day conference was attended by 20 ministers, several deputy ministers and high-level officials from 39 OIC member states, OIC institutions, and international organizations.
The OIC invited the MNLF and the MILF to a meeting in Jeddah," the GPH source said.
As part of this strategy, OIC has recently started medical TPA operations in Iraq and is looking at new markets via facultative reinsurance and strategic alliances.
Sanon had another surprise for the graduates, a personal video greeting from students and staff from OIC Ghana, Africa.
In the expert meeting with the them "The Meeting to Finalize Draft Implementation Plan for OIC Strategic Health Programme of Action 2013-2020," the minister in the written statement says that Indonesia along with OIC member countries therefore are planning a strategic action of health to deal with the impending threats.
Ihsanoglu declared that the OIC has directed its UN office to work in co-ordination with OIC member states which are non-permanent members of the Security Council, like Azerbaijan, Morocco, Pakistan and Togo, to urge the Council to look into the sufferings of the Rohingyas.
Summary: The Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) hails democratic reforms in Tunisia and Egypt, OIC Secretary General Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu said on Tuesday, closing the 38th session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of OIC member states.
Speaking at the opening of the "Belief in Dialogue" conference at the American University in Sharjah, Professor Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, OIC Secretary General, said: "OIC countries have made advances in science and technology in the last five years due to a programme of action submitted in the first OIC summit in 2005.
Ambassador Abdul Moiz Bokhari, Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) and Special Envoy of the OIC Secretary General, met with Interim Government Chair Roza Otunbaeva, Interim Government Vice Chair Almazbek Atambaev, Foreign Minister Ruslan Kazakbaev today in Bishkek.