These remarks were delivered on March 5, 2018 as part of AGSIW Board Member Ambassador Edward W.
Gulf Arab energy producers are increasing investments in oil and gas projects after several years of weaker activity following the mid-2014 price collapse.
Challenges have now emerged from Qatar’s three closest neighbors that are testing its two-pronged security modus operandi.
Oman continues to push new frontiers in the development of its complex geological oil and gas reserves amid the downturn in energy prices.
Like the oil market, global supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) is increasing.
The Gaza war has demonstrated the strategic utility and resilience of the detente between Saudi Arabia and Iran. However, its longer-term sustainability may depend on unpredictable regional dynamics or other outside factors.Learn More
Through its careful examination of the forces shaping the evolution of Gulf societies and the new generation of emerging leaders, AGSIW facilitates a richer understanding of the role the countries in this key geostrategic region can be expected to play in the 21st century.Learn More