Civil aviation, 1965
This file relates to aviation in the Trucial States. It contains correspondence concerning: Ruler of Sharjah Sheikh Saqr Bin Sultan Al Qasimi’s displeasure at finding out that Gulf Aviation are transferring some of their flights from Sharjah to Dubai (2) Establishment of an airline in Fujairah, including a conversation between the Civil Air Attaché to Beirut P A Robinson and various officials.
Middle East Oil Committee: Meetings 1-16 (1955); Papers 1-32 (1955-1956); Meeting 1 (1956); Papers 1-3 (1956), 1955 Jan 6-1956 Jan 24
This file contains cabinet memoranda for the Middle East Oil Committee’s minutes of meetings from 6 January 1955 to 7 January 1956. This entire file concerns Gulf matters.
Arab oil embargo, 1967-1968
This file concerns oil matters in Saudi Arabia, especially the resumption of its oil supplies to the UK and the US despite the Arab oil embargo which followed the Six-Day War.
Visit by Sir Michael Palliser (Permanent Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office) to the Middle East, January 1981, 1981 Jan 01 - 1981 Dec 31
This file concerns the visit of the Permanent Under-Secretary (PUS) of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Sir Michael Palliser to Lebanon, the People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen (PDRY), the Yemen Arab Republic (YAR) and Saudi Arabia, and contains briefing notes for each country.
Commercial and economic relations between United Arab Emirates and UK, 1974 Jan 01 - 1974 Dec 31
This file concerns commercial and economic relations between the UK and the UAE.
Political relations between Oman and Iran, 1975 Jan 01 - 1975 Dec 31
This file concerns relations between Oman and Iran, and the rebellion in Dhofar.
Civil aviation in Gulf area, including Concorde trials, 1974 Jan 01 - 1974 Dec 31
This file concerns civil aviation in the Gulf, in particular commercial matters.
Police force of Bahrain, 1973 Jan 01 - 1973 Dec 31
This file relates to the Bahrain State Police. It contains correspondence (involving Lieutenant Colonel W M L Adler at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the British Council, and the British Embassy) concerning training courses in the UK and English language assessments, particularly the training of female recruits for the new women's force.
Relations between Iraq and Kuwait, 1972 Jan 01-1972 Dec 31
This file concerns relations between Kuwait and Iraq.