27.06.2011 - Days of reckoning for first IDB annual meeting since the Arab Spring
Delegates from more than 60 countries are converging on Jeddah over the next few days for the 36th annual meeting of the board of governors of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group, which takes place on June 29-30. Never mind the global financial crisis and its impact, which is a given challenge for the entire international community. Perhaps it is a poignant reminder that this annual meeting should have been convening on the southern flank of the Arabian Peninsula in Sanaa in Yemen rather than in the heart of Hijaz in Saudi Arabia...............................................Full Article: Source
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