• Doha hosts meeting of the Supreme Courts and Courts of Cassation in GCC

    31 May 2015

    The second meeting of Their Excellencies, Presidents of the Supreme and Cassation Courts in GCC countries was held in Doha from 20-21 May 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel.

    The meeting reviewed the topics on the agenda to enhance the process of joint cooperation among member states, particularly in the judicial fields. Appropriate recommendations and decisions were taken in this regard, namely:

    * Adopting a strategic plan for Supreme and Cassation Courts in GCC countries.

    * Assigning a committee to study the paper presented by the Kuwaiti Court of Cassation on the preparation and qualification of the Supreme Courts and cassation court judges in GCC countries.

    * Determining a central point of communication between the supreme and cassation courts in GCC countries.

    At the end of the meeting, letters of thanks and appreciation were given to His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, may God protect him, Emir of Qatar, Chairman of the current session of the Supreme Council of the GCC, and His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani, deputy Emir of Qatar, for hosting this meeting and the good hospitality and reception of the leaders, heads and members of participating.

    They also expressed their sincere thanks and appreciation to H.E. Mr Masoud Mohamed Al-Ameri and all his assistants in Qatar for the outstanding efforts that contributed to the success of this meeting.