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Bahrain Dental Conference & Exhibition kicks off

November 14, 2019

The Fourth Bahrain Dental Conference & Exhibition DLS4 Bahrain kicked off today (November 14) under the patronage of Lieutenant General Doctor Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Khalifa president of the ... View more

Bahrain tops Mena in Islamic finance indicator

November 14, 2019

Bahrain has topped the entire Mena region for Islamic finance development according to the seventh and latest annual Islamic Finance Development Indicator (IFDI). The kingdom which has led Mena in all... View more

Investcorp kicks off Investors Conference in Bahrain

November 14, 2019

Bahrain-based Investcorp a leader in alternative investments opened its Investors Conference today under the patronage of HRH Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa the Crown Prince Deputy Supreme Command... View more

Export Bahrain, FCCIB to boost SMEs access to French market

November 13, 2019

Export Bahrain a national development initiative and the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Bahrain (FCCIB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to foster opportunities for Bahraini... View more

The Merchant House, Bahrain impresses

November 13, 2019

TTN had the opportunity to try the new and only five-star luxury boutique hotel in Bahrain: The Merchant House Bahrain by Gordon Campbell Gray. From the moment you walk into the lobby of The Merchant ... View more

Over 1,000 experts for Bahrain dental summit

November 12, 2019

More than 1 000 participants are expected to take part in the upcoming Bahrain International Dental Conference & Exhibition (DlS4 Bahrain 2019). Being held under the patronage of Lieutenant General Do... View more

Zain selects Ericsson for 5G in Bahrain

November 11, 2019

Zain a leading telecom service provider in Bahrain has selected Ericsson to build its 5G network in the kingdom with the first commercial 5G services expected to go live before the end of 2019. Spanni... View more

Investcorp to host Investors Conference in Bahrain

November 11, 2019

Investcorp a leading global provider and manager of alternative investment products will hold its 2019 Investors Conference in Bahrain on November 13 and 14 with over 250 investors attending from the ... View more

Thirty Bahrain exporters expand to 25 markets worldwide

November 10, 2019

Export Bahrain a key initiative of the national SME Development Board said that it recorded exports valued at over 15.5 million with more than 30 exporters targeting markets around the world since its... View more

Bahrain launches Sea Festival

November 8, 2019

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) yesterday (November 7) inaugurated the 4th edition of the Sea Festival which celebrates the kingdom s historical ties to the sea showcasing a wealth of... View more

Bahrain readies for $320bn Mideast AI boom

November 6, 2019

The World Economic Forum s Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Network has hosted a workshop in Manama to discuss the future of public Artificial Intelligence (AI) procurement in partnership w... View more

Gulf Property Show mall event kicks off in Bahrain

November 6, 2019

Gulf Property Show returns for the second season of its Mall Event at The Avenues Bahrain larger and with more opportunities of exclusive deals. The opening of the show today will be conducted by HE S... View more

UAE, Bahrain sign air navigation services deal

November 6, 2019

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority represented as the Air Navigation Services and the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication in Bahrain have signed a MoU on air navigation services at ... View more

Bahrain records 29pc spike in ePayments in Q3

November 5, 2019

Payments for eServices across various channels in Bahrain recorded a 29 per cent spike in the third quarter (Q3) of 2019 compared to the same quarter last year the Q3 eGovernment Channels Performance ... View more

BTEA showcases Bahrain at WTM

November 5, 2019

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) is participating in the World Travel Market (WTM) London as part of its efforts to promote Bahrain and develop its tourism sector. The event a platform... View more

Bahrain iGA, Tamkeen in deal to boost job skills portal

November 2, 2019

The Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA) said it has signed a MoU with the Labor Fund (Tamkeen) to develop Employability Skills Portal (ESP) the first online platform of its kind in the kingdom. ... View more

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain sign landmark bridge contract

October 30, 2019

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have signed a landmark SR11 billion ( 2.93 billion) contract for the transitional phase of a bridge between the two countries said a report. The value of the consultancy contr... View more

Bahrain to encourage private sector in defence production

October 30, 2019

Bahrain is opening up the defence sector for the private investors as part of the leadership s vision and strategy to take the production of defence industry to the next level of excellence said a sen... View more

Avaya tech bolsters Bahrain football team

October 29, 2019

Avaya Holdings recently provided Bahrain Football Association (BFA) with its Avaya IX Workplace enabling remote working and video conferencing to help reach its way to the top of the league. The gover... View more

Bahrain seeks design consultants for key residential project

October 29, 2019

Bahrain-based Eskan Bank a leading provider of housing finance in the kingdom has invited bids from leading design consultants for its upcoming project Danat Al Hoora. A residential development coming... View more

Bahrain FDI hits $28.7bn in Q2: iGA

October 29, 2019

Bahrain achieved foreign direct investment (FDI) of BD10.9 billion ( 28.7 billion) at the end of the second quarter reflecting an increase of 1 per cent in comparison with the previous quarter said th... View more

Bahrain opens 11 bids for three tenders, one auction

October 28, 2019

The Tender Board the independent regulator of Bahrain Government procurement activities today (October 28) opened 11 bids related to three tenders and one auction for four purchasing authorities. The ... View more

Bahrain to start work on new MS facility in 2020

October 28, 2019

Bahraini authorities said work is set to start on a specialised multiple sclerosis (MS) centre within the Muharraq Medical Complex early next year. A 100-bed facility a first-of-its-kind in the Gulf r... View more

Heritage hotel opens in Bahrain

October 27, 2019

AN iconic building in Muharraq has reopened as Bahrain s first heritage hotel on the Pearl Trail which is a Unesco World Heritage Site. The renovated Fathallah House was opened as Al Salam (Peace) Hot... View more

Bahrain focuses on unique experiences

October 27, 2019

Since its inception the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has focused its efforts on promoting the island nation of Bahrain as a unique destination to create unforgettable experiences f... View more

Discover Le Méridien City Centre Bahrain

October 27, 2019

Directly connected to City Centre Bahrain and just a short drive away from local attractions such as Bahrain Fort Al Fateh Mosque Manama Souk and Bahrain National Museum Le Méridien City Centre Bahrai... View more

Ritz-Carlton Bahrain launches Arena

October 27, 2019

The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain a leading luxury hotel in the capital city of Manama has announced the debut of its new Arena in partnership with the Maestra Group. The new 43 000 square foot state-of-the-ar... View more

50 top speakers for cancer summit in Bahrain

October 27, 2019

Fifty local regional and international experts will deliver lectures during upcoming Third Combined Gulf Cancer Conference in Bahrain. Organized by The Bahrain Cancer Society (BCS) and under the patro... View more

NGN launches face recognition system in Bahrain

October 27, 2019

NGN International a regional technology group operating in Bahrain has introduced iFalcon Face Control during the launch of the fifth consecutive edition of the Manama Entrepreneurship week (MEW). iFa... View more

Arla Foods opens Bahrain unit; plan $55m new investment

October 25, 2019

Alra Foods the fifth-largest dairy company in the world has opened its state-of-the-art facility in Bahrain with an initial production of 20 million kg. The company announced plans to invest an additi... View more

Bahrain sets up new traffic signals at key interchange

October 24, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Works Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning has announced that it has installed two new traffic signals as part of the on-going Saar Avenue improvement project. The signals a... View more

Volvo Bahrain to launch new S60 model

October 23, 2019

Volvo Bahrain said it will reveal the new S60 mid-size premium sports sedan in the kingdom in November. This is the first Volvo model manufactured in the US in Charleston South Carolina said a stateme... View more

SalamAir adds Bahrain to its network

October 23, 2019

Oman s value-for-money airline SalamAir has added a new direct service from Muscat to Bahrain as part of its regional expansion. With the introduction of flights to Bahrain SalamAir now flies to all G... View more

The Justice League assembles at City Centre Bahrain

October 20, 2019

Batman Wonder Woman Superman and The Flash otherwise known as The Justice League will be landing in City Centre Bahrain the kingdom s premier lifestyle and shopping destination on October 22. For five... View more

Top speakers for Bahrain mentorship forum

October 20, 2019

Top regional business leaders are set to speak and take part in the upcoming Mentorship Forum Middle East Harnessing the Power of Mentorship taking place in strategic partnership with Tamkeen in Bahra... View more

DGC buys 50pc stake in Bahrain interior design group

October 19, 2019

Dividend Gate Capital (DGC) a Bahrain-based private equity firm said it has signed an agreement to partner up and acquire 50% of Solara Joinery & Interiors Company a leading carpentry headquartered in... View more

Bahrain hospital launches drive to cut antibiotics use

October 17, 2019

Bahrain Specialist Hospital has recently implemented its Antibiotic Stewardship Program that aims to curtail the overuse of antibiotics among patients and helps minimize the prescription of antibiotic... View more

New CEO named for Bahrain Tourism

October 17, 2019

Bahrain s His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has issued a decree appointing Nader Khalil Almoayyed as the chief executive officer of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA). The Minist... View more

APM Terminals Bahrain joins ‘Go Green’ initiative

October 16, 2019

For the fifth consecutive year APM Terminals the operator of Bahrain s Khalifa bin Salman Port (KBSP) has joined forces with international port operators to participate in the global initiative Go Gre... View more

Bahrain Airport Company in key airport upgrade

October 15, 2019

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) has renumbered the aircraft parking stands at the Bahrain International Airport thus bringing the kingdom s gateway further in line with international standards and best ... View more

99pc Bahrain residents using Internet, says new survey

October 11, 2019

Around 99 per cent of the population is connected to the Internet according to a recent survey conducted by the Bahrain Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) in a clear indication of the incre... View more

Bahrain Tourism hosts all-female delegation of Saudi tour operators

October 10, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) organised a familiarisation trip for a delegation of nine women from renowned Saudi travel agencies and tour operators. Hosting the trip comes in l... View more

Bahrain 4th most competitive Arabic economy: WEF

October 9, 2019

Bahrain ranked fourth most competitive Arabic economy according to The Global Competitiveness Report 2019 published today (October 9) by the World Economic Forum. Bahrain s performance has improved by... View more

Bahrain, Kerala sign co-op in fintech, IoT startups

October 9, 2019

The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) has signed with the Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) in the Indian state of Kerala a state government body for supporting technology startups. The memorandum ... View more

Beehive funds first Bahrain-based SME

October 8, 2019

Beehive Mena s first regulated peer to peer lending platform has announced that it has facilitated funding for its first SME in Bahrain. Bahrain-based Mira Packaging Factory manufactures disposable pa... View more

Bahrain welcomes first tourist charter flight of the new season

October 8, 2019

Visitors from Russia who arrived on the first charter flight of the new season were given a warm welcome at the Bahrain International Airport yesterday. Representatives from the Bahrain Tourism and Ex... View more

Mama Shelter to debut in Bahrain

October 7, 2019

Mama Shelter a global collection of authentic hotels is bringing its joyous hospitality and accessible style to Bahrain with a new hotel restaurant and sea view rooftop pool set to open in 2020 in the... View more

Bahrain TRA launches new-look website

October 7, 2019

Bahrain s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has relaunched its website with a completely redesigned new look and feel. The website redesign was undertaken to keep pace with latest technolo... View more

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain lights up in pink this October

October 7, 2019

It s a pink October at The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain as the resort lights up in all that is pink and savoury to mark the global solidarity movement for Breast Cancer Awareness. Throughout the month travell... View more

Bahrain unveils new growth blueprint

October 7, 2019

Bahrain has unveiled a new blueprint covering a wide range of development projects and innovative programmes designed to accelerate the pace of growth. His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Kh... View more

Bluewater Bio wins Bahrain plant upgrade contract

October 6, 2019

UK-based Bluewater Bio an award-winning global specialist in technologies for cost-effective water and wastewater treatment said it has secured a contract for the major upgradation of Tubli Reclaimed ... View more

Zain Bahrain signs long-term agreement with AUBH

October 6, 2019

Zain Bahrain a leading telecoms operator in the Kingdom has signed a long-term partnership with the American University of Bahrain (AUBH) in a step towards knowledge-sharing and education-development.... View more

New Bahrain airport terminal completes readiness test

October 6, 2019

The new passenger terminal at Bahrain International Airport has successfully completed its operational readiness testing said a report. The trial run of the complex s facilities services and processes... View more

New electricity and water minister for Bahrain

October 6, 2019

His Majesty King Hamad of Bahrain has issued a decree on Saturday (October 5) appointing Wael bin Nasser Al Mubarak as Electricity and Water Affairs Minister. His Royal Highness the Prime Minister wil... View more

Bahrain opens 93 bids for 16 tenders

October 3, 2019

Bahrain s Tender Board the independent regulator of government procurement practices in the kingdom today (October 3) opened 93 bids for 16 tenders and one auction for eight purchasing authorities at ... View more

Renovation for landmark Sheraton Bahrain

October 2, 2019

Sheraton Bahrain Hotel an institution of Bahraini hospitality for almost 40 years will close down for a full refurbishment starting October 1 2019. The entire property will be renovated including all ... View more

New British ambassador to Bahrain visits Gulf Air

October 2, 2019

Roderick Drummond the new British ambassador to Bahrain was recently welcomed to Gulf Air s headquarters where he met with the national carrier s chief executive officer Krešimir Kučko. During the mee... View more

Bahrain Airport Company set for big Dubai expo

October 1, 2019

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) the company responsible for managing and operating Bahrain international Airport has announced its participation in the Bahrain Pavilion at Gitex 2019 to be held from Oct... View more

Eagle Hills Diyar completes key Bahrain waterfront complex

September 30, 2019

Eagle Hills Diyar the pioneers behind the iconic Marassi Al Bahrain development has announced that it has completed the work on Marassi Shores Residences the second housing complex within the developm... View more

First Bahrain signs up for Gulf Property mall event

September 29, 2019

First Bahrain Real Estate Development Company has renewed its strategic sponsorship of Bahrain s top real estate mall event Gulf Property Show at the Avenues taking place from November 6 to 9. The eve... View more

Bahrain vows to stamp out money laundering in real estate

September 29, 2019

Bahrain s Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Rera) said it has taken several key measures in co-ordination with other government bodies to stamp out money laundering in the kingdom s property sector. R... View more

Bahrain property expo to unveil its new look in December

September 26, 2019

The 12th edition of Bahrain International Exhibition (Bipex) a key property event is being officially launched in December with a revamped brand identity and strategic direction at the Bahrain Interna... View more

New hotel manager for The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain

September 25, 2019

The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain has welcomed Agusti Curto Calbet as the resort s new hotel manager. In his new role Curto will direct hotel operations while overseeing the full rooms division and Royal Beach... View more

Over 500 delegates for ICA conference in Bahrain

September 25, 2019

Over 500 attendees including senior government officials and economic affairs experts are expected to take part in the upcoming Interarab Cambist Association (ICA) Conference in Bahrain. The 44th edit... View more

Bahrain airport welcomes over 709,000 passengers

September 23, 2019

Bahrain International Airport witnessed over 709 000 passengers travelling through the facility between January and May up 6.5 per cent from the 666 000 recorded during the same period last year said ... View more

Bahrain awards $10.8m tenders in August

September 23, 2019

Bahrain s Works Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Ministry had awarded a total of 14 tenders worth BD4.13 million ( 10.8 millon) in August said a senior official. These tenders covered mainly ... View more

G4S Security joins Arabian Business Community Bahrain

September 21, 2019

G4S Secure Solutions Bahrain which is part of the leading G4S Global Integrated Security company specialising in the worldwide provision of security services and solutions has joined the Arabian Busin... View more

iGA, Benefit launch ‘Credit Report’ eService on Bahrain.bh

September 17, 2019

The Bahrain Credit Reference Bureau operated by The Benefit Company has launched a Credit Report e-service in collaboration with the Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA) and the Central Bank of B... View more

Bahrain Tourism lines-up activities for Saudi National Day

September 17, 2019

In preparation for celebrating the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia s 89th National Day the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) is hosting an exciting range of events and activities over a period ... View more

Bahrain broadband subscriptions up 9pc in Q2

September 17, 2019

The number of broadband subscriptions in Bahrain reached to 2.34 million subscriptions at the end of the second quarter (Q2) of 2019 with an increase of 9 per cent compared to Q2 2018 said the Telecom... View more

Bahrain, Turkmenistan discuss cooperation in eGovt

September 17, 2019

The Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA) of Bahrain recently received a delegation from Turkmenistan s Ministry of Industry and Communication to discuss cooperation in eGovernment. The visit was ... View more

Huawei launches 3rd ICT competition in Bahrain

September 16, 2019

Huawei a leading global provider of ICT infrastructure and smart devices has launched the latest edition of its annual Huawei Middle East ICT Competition in Bahrain. University students are invited to... View more

AWS holds key summit in Bahrain

September 15, 2019

The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Summit in Bahrain took place on September 15 bringing technologists together to connect collaborate and learn more about AWS. With the recent launch of the AWS Middle Eas... View more

Batelco provides network connectivity for AWS in Bahrain

September 15, 2019

Batelco Bahrain s leading digital solutions provider is now providing network connectivity to the newly launched AWS Direct Connect location in Bahrain. The AWS Direct Connect location in Bahrain is t... View more

A business traveller’s haven: The Merchant House, Bahrain

September 15, 2019

September signals the start of a new business season meaning a return to daily routines and busy travel schedules. The Merchant House Bahrain s first boutique hotel to be awarded a five-star rating is... View more

Bahrain lines up fun-filled activities for Saudi National Day

September 15, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) will be hosting a series of fun-filled activities in celebration of Saudi Arabia s 89th National Day over a period of five days starting from Septe... View more

Ours.Yours’ delivers impressive results for Bahrain

September 12, 2019

Since its inception in 2015 Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has steered its efforts towards consistently marketing and promoting the Kingdom of Bahrain as a unique destination in the ... View more

Bahrain EDB appoints new chief executive

September 11, 2019

The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) has announced the appointment of Khalid Humaidan as chief executive effective immediately. Humaidan will be responsible for leading the EDB in attracting f... View more

World's largest underwater park opens in Bahrain

September 8, 2019

Dive Bahrain the world s largest underwater theme park has officially opened said a report. The new theme park was inaugurated by the Minister of Industry Commerce and Tourism Zayed bin Rashid Al Zaya... View more

Bahrain tops region for expat living

September 5, 2019

Bahrain remains the best place for expatriates to work and live in the Middle East even as it dropped to the seventh place globally from being on top of the list last year in the InterNations Expat In... View more

BAB discusses cooperation with BOJ Bahrain

September 3, 2019

Bahrain Association of Banks (BAB) CEO Dr Waheed Al Qassim has met Bank of Jordan-Bahrain s wholesale banking (BOJ) CEO Salam Gamoah to discuss cooperation and support to the recently established bank... View more

Bahrain to host top Arab investors’ conference

September 3, 2019

Bahrain will host the 18th Arab Businessmen and Investors Conference (ABIC) and the 3rd edition of the World Entrepreneurs Investment Forum 2019 (WEIF 2019) in November it was revealed today. The even... View more

Bahrain airport to introduce new baggage rules

September 2, 2019

Passengers travelling through Bahrain International airport will not be permitted to check-in irregular shaped bags or bags tied with ropes/string from October 1 said a report. The new rules will be i... View more

Bahrain, UAE projects win Aga Khan Architecture Award

August 30, 2019

Bahrain s Revitalisation of Muharraq project and Wasit Wetland Centre in Sharjah are among the winners of the 2019 Aga Khan Award for Architecture announced yesterday (Aug 29). A total of six projects... View more

Four Seasons Bahrain Bay introduces new spa treatments

August 29, 2019

Guests of Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay can now look forward to a collection of seven luxury spa treatments created by the pioneering French skincare brand Anne Semonin for both men and women as well... View more

Bahrain to implement school buildings plan

August 28, 2019

Bahrain will implement a plan prepared by competent government authorities on the kingdom s need for schools and academic buildings for the next 10 years in light of expanding urbanization and populat... View more

Bahrain-origin exports top $606 million in July

August 28, 2019

The value of Bahrain s national origin exported goods reached BD230 million ( 606.1 million) during July compared to BD229 million in the same month of 2018 marking an increase of 0.4 per cent said th... View more

Bahrain keen to invest in oil sector: PM

August 27, 2019

The role of the oil sector as a main contributor to Bahrain s economy was highlighted by His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa who stressed the government s keenness t... View more

Bahrain tender board opens bids for 15 projects

August 25, 2019

Bahrain s Tender Board Council the independent regulator of government procurement practices in the kingdom has opened bids for 15 tenders launched by 10 companies during a weekly meeting. The meeting... View more

National Bank of Bahrain gets SWIFT gpi certification

August 24, 2019

National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has announced that it has become the first bank in the kingdom to successfully complete the SWIFT Global Payments Innovation (SWIFT gpi) certification. SWIFT gpi is the ... View more

Bahrain gears up for historic Modi visit

August 24, 2019

Indian and Bahraini flags were flying high across the country yesterday as preparations were being finalised for a historic state visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who arrives in the kingdo... View more

Etihad celebrates 15 years of service to Bahrain

August 21, 2019

Etihad Airways the national airline of the UAE is celebrating the 15th anniversary of its operations between the UAE and Bahrain. Since launching services to Bahrain on August 22 2004 Etihad has carri... View more

Bahrain Housing Ministry to offer more e-services

August 21, 2019

Bahrain s Housing Minister Bassim bin Yacub Al-Hamar said that all services requiring the citizens to report to the Housing Ministry will become electronic which will ensure easy procedures for the cu... View more

BisB’s Jarrar named ‘Best Banking CEO - Bahrain’

August 21, 2019

Hassan Jarrar the chief executive officer of Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) was recently named Best Banking CEO - Bahrain by International Finance Magazine (IFM). This award was given to Jarrar in recogn... View more

Plan to expand health centres in Bahrain

August 20, 2019

Bahrain s Cabinet has reviewed a memorandum submitted by the Minister of Health on a project to expand the Kuwait and Bilad Al-Qadeem health centres. His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa b... View more

Tally Solutions hosts summit on VAT in Bahrain

August 19, 2019

Tally Solutions a leading international accounting and compliance software provider recently hosted a summit on value-added tax (VAT) in Bahrain as part of its ongoing efforts to raise awareness of bu... View more

Bahrain joins maritime security joint efforts

August 19, 2019

Bahrain has confirmed its participation in the joint effort to preserve the safety of international maritime navigation and secure international corridors for trade and energy in the region. This was ... View more

KFH-Bahrain in consumer financing deal for Golden Gate

August 18, 2019

Kuwait Finance House a leading Islamic bank in Bahrain is collaborating with Golden Gate to provide off-plan consumer financing for its freehold residential tower at Bahrain Bay. The project situated ... View more

Tabreed Bahrain showcases innovative tech

August 18, 2019

Bahrain District Cooling Company (Tabreed Bahrain) a subsidiary of UAE s National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed) recently showcased its innovative technology to a delegation from Bahrain Financial ... View more

CBRE appointed manager for AXA Building in Bahrain

August 18, 2019

CBRE a global real estate advisory firm has been appointed as leasing consultants and property managers for the soon-to-be-completed AXA Building - located in the 450 000-sq-m Bahrain Bay development.... View more

Savills launches revamped apartments in Bahrain

August 18, 2019

Savills a global real estate services provider has announced the launch of 105 freshly refurbished apartments located in Segaya Bahrain. With connectivity to the King Fahad Causeway and in close proxi... View more

Central Bank of Bahrain issues rules for insurance aggregators

August 14, 2019

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has issued the final rules on insurance aggregators . Abdul Rahman Al Baker executive director of financial institutions supervision said: The introduction of insuran... View more

Bahrain Fintech Bay partners with US blockchain firm

August 6, 2019

Fintech Consortium and Bahrain Fintech Bay said that they have entered into a partnership with BetaBlocks a US-based blockchain innovation and learning platform. Through this partnership Bahrain Finte... View more

Bahrain ministry kicks off work on girls school

August 5, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Works Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning said that work on constructing an additional academic building in West Riffa Intermediate Girls School has begun a media report sa... View more

Bahrain home prices ‘showed decline in 2018’

August 1, 2019

Rents and sale prices for apartments and villas in all four Governorates of Bahrain displayed a general trend of decline during 2018 said Cavendish Maxwell a leading property consultancy in the Middle... View more

New $7.9m food factory to be set up in Bahrain

August 1, 2019

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American University of Bahrain meets HEC conditions

August 1, 2019

The American University of Bahrain (AUBH) the first American-style university in the Kingdom has marked a major milestone toward a September opening upon getting confirmation that it meets all the req... View more

Zain Bahrain reports 9pc growth in net profit for H1

July 31, 2019

Zain Bahrain a leading telecommunications provider in the kingdom reported a net profit of BD2.533 million ( 6.701 million) for the six months ending 30 June 2019 representing a 9% increase year-on-ye... View more

New water park planned in Bahrain

July 31, 2019

A new 7 000-sq-m water park is being planned in Bahrain s Daih village with officials revealing it could be powered by solar energy said a report in Gulf Daily News (GDN) our sister publication. To re... View more

AWS launches the Middle East (Bahrain) Region

July 30, 2019

Amazon Web Services (AWS) an Amazon.com company has opened the AWS Middle East (Bahrain) Region raising its Availability Zones to 69 within 22 geographic regions around the world. AWS also announced p... View more

AIB-Bahrain signs property financing deal with Kadi

July 29, 2019

Al Baraka Islamic Bank (AIB Bahrain) a leader in the Islamic banking sector has signed a property financing agreement with the Kadi Group a top real estate development and services company based in Ba... View more

Edamah takes key stake in Bahrain Car Parks Co

July 29, 2019

Bahrain Real Estate Investment (Edamah) the property arm of the kingdom s sovereign wealth fund has acquired 36.6 per cent of the shares in the Bahrain Car Parks Company a publicly-listed company on t... View more

New Bahrain-Saudi causeway consultants to be named

July 28, 2019

Bahrain is set to select a consultancy company in September to manage the 4-billion King Hamad Causeway a 25-km-long strategic artery linking the kingdom with Saudi Arabia said a report in Gulf Daily ... View more

American University of Bahrain campus work nearing completion

July 25, 2019

Bahraini authorities said more than 95 per cent of construction work has been completed on the first purpose-built American-style campus which will soon be home to the new American University of Bahra... View more

Bahrain grants more frequency licences to mobile operators

July 22, 2019

Bahrain s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has granted additional frequency licences to mobile operators in the 800 and 2600 MHz bands to meet the increasing demand for mobile services in... View more

Key forum to promote Bahrain as medical tourism hub

July 22, 2019

Bahrain is gearing up to host a key forum that aims to promote the kingdom as a destination for medical tourism in the region said a report. The Business Development Forums Expo 2019 (BDFEX) under the... View more

Bahrain among top 60 for economic openness

July 21, 2019

Bahrain is ranked 57th in the world achieving its highest scores in economic openness and quality of institutions said a top official. Ramachandran Narayanan partner and head of Advisory at profession... View more

Mideast's first Thai-inspired mall to open in Bahrain in Q4

July 20, 2019

Vega ThaiMart has signed up Crown Electro Mechanical Services as the main contractor for its ambitious project ThaiMart a first-of-its-kind Thai-Inspired shopping destination within Diyar Al Muharraq ... View more

Bahrain-origin exports rise 6pc to top $1.5bn in Q2

July 19, 2019

The value of Bahrain s exported national origin products increased by 6 per cent in the second quarter (Q2) of the year reaching BD595 million ( 1.56 billion) versus BD561 million for Q2 2018 said the... View more

Bahrain to showcase cybersecurity expertise at SmartSec

July 17, 2019

Bahrain will showcase its cybersecurity capabilities at the upcoming SmartSec Cyber Security & BlockChain Conference in the kingdom. The event will run from September 3 to 5 at Gulf Convention Centre ... View more

National Bank of Bahrain opens branch at Seef Mall

July 16, 2019

National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has inaugurated its newly established flagship branch at Seef Mall a top shopping and lesisure destination in the kingdom under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahr... View more

Over 5,000 get ORAT training ahead of Bahrain terminal launch

July 16, 2019

The Operations Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) training programme for over 5 800 Bahrain International Airport stakeholders is going as per schedule as the kingdom gears up for launch of the new... View more

Edamah to start work on multi-storey car park in Bahrain

July 15, 2019

Bahrain Real Estate Investment (Edamah) said work will soon start on a new 5 700-sq-m multi-storey car park at the Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) in Manama following the signing of an agreement with ... View more

Exceed launches new software in Bahrain

July 15, 2019

Exceed IT Services a regional IT services and training provider has announced the official launch of its software in the Bahraini market. From process automation to strategy management Exceed s produc... View more

Hilal Computers offers cybersecurity protection for Bahrain firms

July 14, 2019

Hilal Computers has been able to protect secure mitigate and sustain robust cybersecurity initiatives from their vast portfolio of cyber security solutions for businesses in the kingdom. Cyber-attacks... View more

Bahrain travellers rethink travel plans as air fares skyrocket

July 14, 2019

With airfares rising to an all-time high during the summer season a number of families in Bahrain are being forced to rethink holiday plans as the steep increase in airfares are affecting budgets said... View more

Bahrain Airport Services in key nationalisation drive

July 13, 2019

Bahrain Airport Services (BAS) has announced that it has recruited a batch of 30 Bahraini job-seekers in line with its strategy to invest in human capital and support the kingdom s airport services. T... View more

Emirates flyers from Bahrain can now lock-in discounted fares

July 11, 2019

For the first time in Bahrain Emirates Holidays is offering travellers the ability to lock-in discounted prices in July on their next holiday package for a small deposit at the time of booking. The pr... View more

NGN, Huawei start 5G training programme in Bahrain

July 10, 2019

NGN Training Centre (NGN) a specialised tech training company in Bahrain is conducting a special training programme in collaboration with global ICT leader Huawei ahead of the launch of 5G network in ... View more

Key Bahrain forum to discuss 'future of digital tourism'

July 10, 2019

Tourism experts from the Middle East and around the world will gather in Bahrain this October to discuss current issues and opportunities in the tourism industry including Digital Tourism at the Gulf ... View more

Sadad Bahrain launches new payment solution

July 9, 2019

Sadad Bahrain a leading FinTech company in the kingdom providing a comprehensive digital payment platform has announced the launch of its latest technology-driven service Sadded once again transformin... View more

First Bahrain signs up Alghanah for new retail project

July 9, 2019

First Bahrain Real Estate Development Company said it has appointed Alghanah Group for the construction of its upcoming retail project in Seef area of the kingdom. Building on the success of El Mercad... View more

Broadway musical ‘The Wizard of Oz’ comes to Bahrain

July 9, 2019

Visitors and residents in Bahrain are in for a treat this Eid Al-Adha as the famous Broadway musical The Wizard of Oz will make its debut in the kingdom. The event will kick off on August 13 and will ... View more

Rera licence mandatory for Bahrain real estate valuers

July 8, 2019

Bahrain s Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Rera) has made it mandatory for real estate valuers to obtain a licence for operation in the kingdom. The real estate watchdog has set a November 2 deadline... View more

Bahrain Hajj operators concerned over 'pilgrimage fee hike'

July 7, 2019

Hajj operators in Bahrain have raised concerns over the unexpected hike in fees for Hajj services issued by the authorities in Saudi Arabia which will impact the overall travel cost and could result i... View more

Bahrain to pilot guidelines for AI in public sector

July 4, 2019

Bahrain said that it will pilot new guidelines for the procurement of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the public sector produced by the World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revo... View more

Batelco launches first 5G device in Bahrain

July 4, 2019

Batelco a leading digital solutions provider in Bahrain has launched Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 the first 5G network supported device in the kingdom. The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 was tested on Batelco s 5G network by a p... View more

Gulf Air agrees to back national sports clubs in Bahrain

July 4, 2019

Bahrain national carrier Gulf Air has further strengthened its commitment in serving the youth and sports movement in the kingdom by signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Yo... View more

Alba to discuss key industry challenges at Bahrain expo

July 3, 2019

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) the Bahrain-based aluminium smelter will highlight a number of pressing topics including the challenges faced by the industry at the 23rd Arab International Aluminium Conferen... View more

Hala Bahrain, DiamondAir sign partnership deal

July 3, 2019

Hala Bahrain the premium hospitality service provider at Bahrain International Airport (BIA) has signed a partnership agreement with meet and greet services company DiamondAir said a report. Under the... View more

Al Zayani, KPMG, PwC eye Bahrain Metro Phase I contract

July 2, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication has shortlisted three major companies - Al Zayani Engineering KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers Middle East (PwC) - for providing transaction a... View more

Bahrain forum backs green economy in Mena

July 2, 2019

The Mena Regional High-Level Forum on Green Economy Forum opening today (July 2) in Bahrain will promote successful evidence-based green economy solutions that meet the needs of countries in the regio... View more

H Hospitality to debut in Bahrain

July 1, 2019

Last month GFH Financial Group announced the signing of an operation agreement with H Hotels& Resorts Management (H Hotels) for an exclusive new five-star hotel and residences project. GFH is the key ... View more

Gulf Property Show winter edition back at Avenues - Bahrain

July 1, 2019

Gulf Property Show a dedicated boutique showcase for real estate and property development in Bahrain and the Northern Gulf will be back this year at The Avenues - Bahrain from November 6 to 9. The eve... View more

Bahrain Tourism representative offices show growth in Q1

June 26, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority s (BTEA) seven representative offices across the globe have all reported growth in sales and tourist trips to the kingdom during the first quarter of 2019... View more

Zain Bahrain launches ‘Women in Tech’ internship

June 25, 2019

Zain Bahrain a leading telecom provider in the Kingdom has launched its Women in Tech summer internship program for young inspired female university students starting July 1. The training internship w... View more

Bahrain-origin exports soar 16pc in May to hit $553m

June 25, 2019

The value of Bahrain-origin origin exports increased by 16 per cent as it reached BD210 million ( 553 million) during May of versus BD181 million for the same month of 2018 the Information & eGovernme... View more

All-new 2020 Toyota Corolla launched in Bahrain

June 24, 2019

The all-new Toyota Corolla was launched by Ebrahim K Kanoo the sole distributor of Toyota in Bahrain yesterday. Now available with a hybrid electric powertrain the 12th generation Corolla ushers in a ... View more

Emirati group inks Bahrain highway expansion agreement

June 23, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Works Municipal Affairs and Urban Planning has signed an agreement with leading Emirati company Western Bainoona Group for the development of the Phase One of the Sheikh Zayed Hi... View more

Bahrain plans to build first 'green' road, says minister

June 23, 2019

Bahrain is set to use recycled materials for construction of roads in a first for the kingdom. The materials which have been recycled from building debris will be used for the pre-asphalt soil layers ... View more

Zain to deploy key solutions at Bahrain contractor Chapo's offce

June 22, 2019

Zain Bahrain a leading telecommunications services provider in the kingdom has announced a new enterprise partnership deal with Chapo Bahrain a multifaceted contracting and civil engineering company w... View more

GFH picks H Hotels to manage Bahrain 5-star hotel

June 20, 2019

Bahrain-based GFH Financial Group said it has signed an agreement with H Hotels & Resorts Management (H Hotels) for the operation of its exclusive new five-star hotel and residences development coming... View more

Bahrain Entrepreneurship Organization promotes innovation

June 20, 2019

The Bahrain Entrepreneurship Organization (BEO) focussed on innovation and exchange of experiences in the economic field at its inaugural event held recently at the Arcapita building in Bahrain Bay. T... View more

Bahrain launches two new water reservoirs in Seef

June 20, 2019

Bahrain s Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) has launched two new water reservoirs at the Seef Water Distribution Station. These reservoirs will serve to increase Bahrain s water reserves by 3.6 pe... View more

Gulf Air continues to back Bahrain Airshow

June 19, 2019

Gulf Air the national carrier of Bahrain will again become the official carrier of the Bahrain International Airshow in its sixth and seventh editions in 2020 and 2022. The airline signed a sponsorshi... View more

5G radiation in Bahrain below international limits: TRA

June 19, 2019

Measurements of radiation done on the 5G sites in Bahrain specifically showed that the maximum value observed was less than 1 per cent of the maximum permissible threshold as indicated in internationa... View more

Bahrain Tourism kicks off roadshow in UK

June 19, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has launched its roadshow in the UK which was kicked off in Manchester on June 17h and scheduled to continue onto London on June 18thwith the last ... View more

VFS Global opens Italy tourist information centre in Bahrain

June 19, 2019

VFS Global the world s largest outsourcing services specialist for diplomatic missions worldwide has opened a new Italia Tourist Information Centre in Manama Bahrain. The new centre aims to further in... View more

80 business leaders attend KPMG seminar in Bahrain

June 19, 2019

KPMG in Bahrain recently held a seminar session bringing together over 80 representatives from local enterprises to discuss leadership and implementation of the second phase of value-added tax (VAT) i... View more

Bahrain to build new sports medicine hospital

June 18, 2019

Bahrain s Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) has announced plans to build a new sports medicine hospital as part of its efforts to provide treatment and sports rehabilitation services to the ... View more

HSE experts discuss key issues at Bahrain forum

June 17, 2019

More than 110 Health Safety & Environment (HSE) practitioners government representatives regulators and solutions providers are sharing their expertise and ideas at a forum which opened in Bahrain tod... View more

KFH-Bahrain offers new private banking products

June 17, 2019

Kuwait Finance House-Bahrain (KFH-Bahrain) one of the leading Islamic Banks in Bahrain has recently launched a new line of financial products in response to its customers demand for additional Sharia ... View more

Bahrain pavilion gears up for Gitex 2019

June 17, 2019

Bahrain Technology Companies Society (BTECH) and WorkSmart for events management announced the set-up of the Bahraini Pavilion at the upcoming Gitex the biggest and boldest Tech show in Mena & South A... View more

GFH Properties launches Bahrain Harbour residences' sale

June 15, 2019

GFH Properties the real estate arm of GFH Financial Group has launched the sales for its landmark Harbour Row residences with an exclusive financing plan that enables prospective buyers to purchase th... View more

Bahrain records solid 2.73pc economy growth in Q1

June 14, 2019

Bahrain s economy has registered a real growth of 2.73 per cent for the first quarter and 3.43 per cent in current prices over last year supported by the continued non-oil sector growth against the ba... View more

KPMG to organise VAT seminar in Bahrain

June 13, 2019

KPMG a leading provider of audit tax and advisory services said it will be hosting a seminar in Bahrain to discuss leadership and the upcoming implementation of the second phase of value-added tax (VA... View more

Bahrain Tourism reviews Q1 results at roundtable session

June 13, 2019

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) recently held a roundtable discussion to present the results of its representative offices for the first quarter and to discuss its detailed program fo... View more

Zain Bahrain to launch new self-service machines

June 10, 2019

Zain Bahrain a leading telecom operator in the kingdom will be introducing Smart Branch self-service machines it announced. Zain Bahrain will be the first telecom company in the kingdom to launch the ... View more

Bahrain gears up to launch world's largest underwater park

June 10, 2019

Residents and visitors to Bahrain are in for a treat this summer as the world s largest underwater diving park is expected to welcome guests this August. Work on the project which is located in Diyar ... View more

World's largest underwater theme park to open in Bahrain

June 10, 2019

Bahrain authorities said work is in full swing on the world s largest eco-friendly underwater themepark coming up within the kingdom s master-planned island city Diyar Al Muharraq and is scheduled for... View more

Bahrain planning ‘second airport in 15 years’

June 9, 2019

Bahrain government is planning to potentially have a second airport within the next 15 years for better connectivity reported the Gulf Daily News our sister publication. The new airport which could be... View more

Bahrain HSE forum to feature joint evacuation drill

June 9, 2019

The upcoming Bahrain Health Safety & Environment (HSE) Forum will feature a unique joint evacuation drill conducted by Bapco and Bahrain Civil Defence/ Fire Brigade. The event will be held on June 17 ... View more

Bahrain TRA renews Batelco, Zain licences

June 8, 2019

Bahrain s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) said it has welcomed a request from two mobile network operators - Batelco and Zain - to renew mobile frequency licences that were granted to th... View more

Bahrain welcomes over 3m tourists in Q1

June 5, 2019

Bahrain welcomed 3.2 million visitors during the first quarter of 2019 a 3.1 per cent increase compared with the same period last year it has been revealed. The number of international arrivals reache... View more

Batelco first to launch commercial 5G in Bahrain

June 3, 2019

Batelco Bahrain s leading digital solutions provider said it will be the first telecom provider in Bahrain to launch commercial 5G network in the kingdom. The service will be available in key location... View more

Bahrain tourist arrivals hit 3.2m in Q1

June 3, 2019

Bahrain welcomes over 3.2 million visitors during the first quarter of the year up 3.1 per cent compared to the same period last year said a report in Gulf Daily News our sister publication. For more ... View more

Mastercard, Bahrain FinTech Bay partner to help startups

June 2, 2019

Mastercard a leading technology company in the global payments industry has partnered with Bahrain FinTech Bay to support the development of Bahrain s fintech industry and the growth of Bahraini start... View more

Bahrain Airport Co to join top German cargo event

June 2, 2019

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) will showcase its latest developments at the Air Cargo Europe 2019 a leading exhibition and conference for the air cargo industry to be held later this week in Germany. M... View more

Bahrain housing minister hails new playground construction initiation

June 2, 2019

His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa s initiative to build 100 playgrounds across Bahrain was lauded by Housing Minister Bassem bin Yacoub Al-Hamer said a report. Al-Hamer commended HH Shai... View more

AIB-Bahrain launches auto finance campaign

June 2, 2019

Al Baraka Islamic Bank (AIB-Bahrain) has launched its new Auto Finance Campaign wherein customers who wish to purchase a car through the bank s auto finance scheme will now be eligible to enter raffle... View more

Bahrain to host healthcare investment forum in October

June 2, 2019

The progress of Bahrain s healthcare sector and its investment opportunities will be highlighted at a major forum to be held in October. The first Business Development Forum and Fair (BDFEX) in health... View more

Bahrain discusses tourism ties with Russia

May 30, 2019

Bahrain and Russia are looking to strengthen their bilateral relations and enhance areas of cooperation to achieve their joint tourism related goals. The means to create strong ties between both count... View more

NBB joins Bahrain Fintech Bay’s talent programme

May 29, 2019

National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) announced its participation in Bahrain Fintech Bay s National Fintech Talent Program (FTP) as part of its ongoing commitment to digital advancement and human capital dev... View more

Bahrain airport overflow car park reopens

May 29, 2019

Bahrain International Airport s (BIA) Overflow Car Park has been reopened to accommodate the expected surge in passenger flow during upcoming peak periods a report said. The car park is located north ... View more

Bahrain hospital to run adult immunization drive

May 28, 2019

Bahrain Specialist Hospital is launching an Adult Immunization Campaign which will educate the masses on the importance of getting vaccinated. As part of the campaign hospital will provide vaccination... View more

Bahrain seeks bids for beachfront project management

May 28, 2019

Bahrain Real Estate Investment Company (Edamah) has issued requests for proposal (RfPs) for the operation management and maintenance of Phase One of its BD3 million ( 8 million) beachfront development... View more

Bahrain awards $20.3m Transport Ministry HQ contract

May 27, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications (MTT) has signed up Al Jameel Construction to build its new headquarters in Muharraq at an investment of BD7.73 million ( 20.3 million) repo... View more

Andersen Global partners with Bahrain consultancy

May 27, 2019

US-based Andersen Global an international professional services firm has announced its first collaboration agreement in Bahrain with independent consulting firm Awael Al Bahrain Management Consultancy... View more

Edamah seeks bids to manage Bahrain seafront project

May 27, 2019

Bahrain Real Estate Investment Company (Edamah) said it has invited proposals for operation and management of a family entertainment concept within the Phase One of a premium seafront development Sa a... View more

Bahrain showcases Mice credentials at Imex 2019

May 27, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) put its best foot forward at Imex 2019 which was held in Germany from May 21-23 promoting the kingdom as an ideal Mice destination. The exhibition ... View more

KFH-Bahrain inks Diyar Al Muharraq villa finance deal

May 27, 2019

Kuwait Finance House - Bahrain (KFH-Bahrain) one of the leading Islamic banks in the kingdom is offering customers with a special property-financing plan for the luxurious Al Bareh villas located in t... View more

Bahrain LNG terminal likely to start operations in Q3

May 26, 2019

Teekay LNG Partners one of the world s largest marine energy transportation storage and production companies said start-up of its joint venture liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in Bahrain h... View more

New Range Rover Evoque launched in Bahrain

May 26, 2019

Land Rover Bahrain has unveiled the highly anticipated New Range Rover Evoque an SUV that provides a perfect balance of technology and luxury. The exclusive event was held at the Euro Motors Jaguar La... View more

Bahrain Islamic Bank gets first virtual employee

May 25, 2019

Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) a leading provider of integrated Islamic banking services in the kingdom has announced the appointment of its first digital virtual employee Dana who will be setting measur... View more

Bahrain invites bids for construction of medical centre

May 22, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Works Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning (Works Affairs) has invited tenders from leading contractors for the construction of a healthcare centre at Madinat Khalifa area o... View more

Bahrain to host forum on mentorship

May 21, 2019

Bahrain will host a major forum that will highlight the important role of mentorship in accelerating human capital development and in the realisation of the development goals of the GCC economies. The... View more

Russell Peters to perform in Bahrain

May 19, 2019

Renowned global stand-up comedian and actor Russell Peters will be performing in Bahrain on June 8 as a part of his brand new Deported World Tour. The show will be held at the Bahrain International Ex... View more

Cebarco wins Bahrain expo, convention centre project

May 19, 2019

Cebarco a leading building and civil engineering company has won the contract to build the new international exhibition and convention centre next to the Bahrain International Circuit on a 308 000-sq-... View more

Bahrain gears up for debut travel, tourism forum

May 18, 2019

Leading global players from tourism-related businesses such as travel agencies airlines lodges hotels and destination management companies (DMCs) will be showcasing their services and products at the ... View more

Bahrain PM to get WHO global honour

May 16, 2019

The World Health Organisation (WHO) said it will honour the Premier for his visionary leadership that has made Bahrain s health services a role model for other countries. HRH Prime Minister Prince Kha... View more

Bahrain plans to set up new real estate data unit

May 16, 2019

Bahrain is planning to set up a new entity that will provide information about the property market in kingdom said a report. It will provide real estate statistics and information and supply investors... View more

Bahrain attracts over 10,000 tourists from Russia

May 15, 2019

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) has succeeded in attracting more than 10 000 Russian tourists through the charter program operated by the world s leading travel and tourism company; Co... View more

Bahrain minister meets Yoko Steel senior officials

May 15, 2019

Bahrain s Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr Abdulhussain Mirza recently received senior officials from Yoko Steel Company and discussed the company s activities in recycling iron waste and con... View more

Bahrain highlights fintech strategy at UK roadshow

May 14, 2019

A Bahraini delegation highlighted the latest FinTech developments in Bahrain including the launch of open banking; robo advisory cryptocurrency regulations insurtech and an onshore regulatory sandbox ... View more

Abdul Latif Jameel Energy buys stake in Bahrain plant

May 13, 2019

Abdul Latif Jameel Energy a key developer of utility-scale renewable energy projects said one of its units Almar Water Solutions has signed a deal with UAE-based Mubadala Infrastructure Partner to acq... View more

Saudi Al Fouzan wins Bahrain medical city project contract

May 13, 2019

Saudi-based Al Fouzan Trading and General Construction Company (FTCO) has been selected by Bahrain s Arabian Gulf University to build the multi-million dollar King Abdulla Medical City under a 30-mont... View more

Alba to host Arabal in Bahrain

May 12, 2019

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) the Bahrain-based aluminium smelter will host the prestigious Arab International Aluminium Conference (Arabal) 2019 later this year in the kingdom under the theme Shaping the ... View more

APM Terminals Bahrain celebrates Global Safety Day

May 12, 2019

APM Terminals Bahrain the exclusive operator of Bahrain s Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP) recently marked the Global Safety Day highlighting this year s theme - Safety Differently - Learning from the w... View more

StanChart makes senior appointments for Bahrain

May 12, 2019

Standard Chartered has announced the appointment of Ekram Rajab as the new head of Distribution and Hussain Abdulla Isa as the new head of Client Acquisition for Bahrain. Abdulla Bukhowa chief executi... View more

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain perfects Mice business

May 9, 2019

Doing business is a pleasure at The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain where intelligently-designed function space attentive conference services professionals and state-of-the-art conference equipment are presented... View more

Emirates to hire cabin crew members in Bahrain

May 7, 2019

Emirates the world s largest international airline is looking for Bahraini candidates to join its multinational cabin crew team. The Dubai-based airline is hosting Cabin Crew Recruitment Open Day on M... View more

Eagle Hills Diyar inks $374m Bahrain project finance deal

May 5, 2019

Eagle Hills Diyar the developer of Bahrain s iconic waterfront project Marassi Al Bahrain said it has signed an agreement with a syndicate of banks from UAE and Bahrain for 374 million to finance the ... View more