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Jet Airways cancels flights to Bahrain

March 21, 2019

Indian carrier Jet Airways has announced a further cancellation of flights with Bahrain being the latest international destination to be dropped from its network media reports said. The cash-strapped ... View more

Bahrain Bourse, Tamkeen support growth businesses

March 20, 2019

Bahrain Bourse and Tamkeen have partnered to expand the scope of Tamkeen s Business Development Program to include support of growth businesses interested in listing on the Bahrain Investment Market (... View more

Batelco, Cisco sponsor top ICT summit in Bahrain

March 20, 2019

Batelco a leading digital solutions provider in Bahrain and Cisco a worldwide leader in IT and networking have partnered to be the Platinum sponsors of the ongoing Meet ICT conference in the kingdom. ... View more

Al Baraka-Bahrain to cease ops at key branch

March 19, 2019

Al Baraka Islamic Bank (Al Baraka Bahrain) said that its Diplomatic Area branch will no longer be operating with effect from April 18 in line with its strategy to expand its presence in the digital ba... View more

Exceptional pearls to go on show in Bahrain

March 19, 2019

Bahrain a kingdom known historically for pearls will host one of the largest pearl exhibitions later this month (March). Leading auction house Christie s and Bahrain s Institute for Pearls and Gemston... View more

Bahrain airport to test new terminal's operational readiness

March 19, 2019

Bahrain International Airport (BIA) has entered into its key phase of development with the launch of the National Operations Readiness and Airport Transfer (ORAT) familiarisation programme to test its... View more

Bahrain 'keen to upgrade oil industry'

March 19, 2019

Bahrain spares no effort in upgrading its oil industry and bringing it up to date with the latest technologies and maximise returns for the benefit of the national economy Shaikh Khalid bin Abdullah A... View more

Bahrain Food Festival 2019 draws over 220,000 visitors

March 18, 2019

Bahrain s popular Food Festival wrapped up its fourth edition last weekend welcoming more than 220 000 visitors since it opened to the public on February 28. The Food Festival which ran until March 16... View more

Jaguar Bahrain sponsors event as part of Bahrain GP celebrations

March 18, 2019

Jaguar Bahrain sponsored a networking event hosted by the British Embassy and Bahrain British Business Forum at the British Embassy premises in Manama. The corporate event which brought together membe... View more

BAB to celebrate centenary of Bahrain banking sector

March 18, 2019

The Bahrain Association of Banks (BAB) will hold the 100th anniversary of the banking sector in the kingdom on September 11. The celebration under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prime Minister Pr... View more

Bahrain gears up for month-long Thai Festival

March 17, 2019

A month-long Thai gastronomic extravaganza is coming to Bahrain bringing together a host of renowned restaurants that will take diners on a journey to the heart of Thailand. On March 26 Bahrain and Gu... View more

KFH-Bahrain enables remote bank account opening

March 17, 2019

Kuwait Finance House Bahrain (KFH-Bahrain) a leading Islamic bank in the kingdom has updates its mobile app KFH Jazeel Banking enabling resident GCC nationals in GCC countries to open saving accounts ... View more

Bahrain-Moscow flight makes emergency landing

March 15, 2019

A commercial aircraft belonging to Russia s Ural Airlines en route from Bahrain to Moscow recently made an emergency landing in Baku due to suspicions of an explosive device on board a media report sa... View more

Alba receives German Ambassador to Bahrain

March 13, 2019

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) the Bahrain-based aluminium smelter today (March 13) welcomed the German Ambassador Kai Boekmannon to Bahrain and showcased an overview of Alba s operations and safety initiat... View more

Four Seasons Bahrain Bay to host pre-F1 parties

March 13, 2019

This March Formula One roars into Bahrain with the return of the Bahrain Grand Prix. To celebrate Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay has arranged two high-octane pre-race parties that offer the perfect wa... View more

Jaguar to unveil all-electric SUV at Bahrain Grand Prix

March 13, 2019

Jaguar Bahrain is set to unveil its first-ever all-electric performance SUV the Jaguar I-PACE during the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend which will take place from March 28 to 31. In collaboration with the... View more

Bahrain food fest draws over 150,000 visitors in first week

March 12, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) has announced that the Bahrain Food Festival has attracted more than 150 000 visitors since it opened to the public on February 28. The fourth editi... View more

Bahrain-based Le Beck launches new office in Malaysia

March 12, 2019

Le Beck International a leading specialist security and risk management consultancy company with offices in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia has announced the formal registration and opening of its new region... View more

Bahrain PM urges speedy handover of 500 new homes

March 12, 2019

Bahrain s Prime Minister HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has ordered the speedy handover of 500 ready-to-move-in residential units to its beneficiaries under the East Hidd Hous... View more

Bahrain sets up Sustainable Energy Centre

March 11, 2019

Bahrain has established the Sustainable Energy Centre (SEC) through a Royal Decree by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. The SEC will be affiliated to the Cabinet and supervised by the Ministe... View more

Bahrain keen to further develop oil sector: Premier

March 11, 2019

Bahrain is keen to further develop its oil industry and also encourage new investment in it His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has asserted. Bahrain boasts a long h... View more

Viva Bahrain, Etisalat sign SmartHub partnership

March 10, 2019

Viva Bahrain and Etisalat have signed a partnership to utilise Etisalat s state-of-the-art SmartHub to establish global connectivity that will further expand Viva s reach globally. Mohammed Al Khushai... View more

Canada's ArtVenture to join Bahrain conference

March 8, 2019

Canadian company ArtVenture a first-of-its-kind analytics platform that helps art collectors investors and art market professionals make well-informed decisions when buying art will take part in the U... View more

Bahrain Tourism's representative offices attract 140,000 tourists

March 7, 2019

In 2018 Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority s representative offices attracted close to 140 000 visitors to the kingdom who contributed BD35 million ( 92.2 million) to the national economy throu... View more

Bahrain vows quality housing for low-income groups

March 6, 2019

Bahrain s Crown Prince Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa has directed the Housing Ministry to reconsider the new-look Mazaya Programme and... View more

Export Bahrain opens new opportunities for local firms

March 6, 2019

Export Bahrain a national development initiative has opened up opportunities for Bahraini private sector enterprises looking to export their products and expand into international markets a top offici... View more

Diyar Al Muharraq sponsors Unbound Bahrain

March 6, 2019

Diyar Al Muharraq a leading urban developer in Bahrain has announced its participation as a Silver Sponsor of Unbound Bahrain 2019 a global innovation festival that marks the Kingdom s commitment to a... View more

Bahrain to host emergency medicine conference

March 5, 2019

Bahrain will host a key conference to highlight the major medical advances and technologies in emergency medicine in October this year. His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al K... View more

Bahrain real estate 'facing tough overseas competition'

March 4, 2019

Bahrain s real estate sector will be facing strong competition from overseas developers at the Gulf Property Show a boutique showcase for the real estate and property development sectors in the Northe... View more

Bahrain Tourism hosts delegation from Russia

March 4, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) in collaboration with leading international travel and tourism company Coral Travel and its representative office in Russia recently hosted a Russi... View more

Bahrain EDB launches crowdfunding platform

March 4, 2019

The Economic Development Board of Bahrain (EDB) and fintech leader Beehive have launch of Beehive a debt-based crowdfunding platform in Bahrain which will open up new funding avenues for SMEs and help... View more

Manara starts Investment Gateway – Bahrain Phase Two work

March 3, 2019

Manara Developments a leading real estate development company said it has started work on Phase Two of Investment Gateway Bahrain the largest light industrial project available for freehold ownership ... View more

Work starts on hitech Bahrain Air Traffic Control centre

March 3, 2019

Work is currently under way on the new air traffic control centre building located within the Bahrain International Airport (BIA) premises. A state-of-the-art hub it boasts a 676-sq-m main hall featur... View more

Four Seasons Bahrain Bay launches new plant-based menu

March 3, 2019

Health-conscious residents and visitors in Manama have a new reason to celebrate with the launch of a clean green and delicious plant-based menu at Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay. Developed in partner... View more

Fourth edition of Bahrain Food Festival kicks off

March 3, 2019

Bahrain Tourism & Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) launched the fourth edition of Bahrain Food Festival at The Park in The Avenues on February 28. Held under the patronage of the Minister of Industry Comm... View more

Zain Bahrain sponsors Unbound Innovation Festival

March 3, 2019

Zain Bahrain a leading telecoms operator in the Kingdom has been announced as the Gold Sponsor and Official Telecom Partner of Unbound Innovation Festival 2019. This marks the second year of Zain Bahr... View more

Bahrain TRA sets June 2 deadline for SIM-card registration

March 2, 2019

Bahrain s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) in its effort to enable subscribers who have not registered their prepaid SIM-cards has extended the deadline by three more months to June 2. TR... View more

Viva Bahrain signs 5G service deal with Huawei

March 1, 2019

Viva Bahrain a leading telecom provider in the Kingdom has signed a nationwide 5G service launch agreement with Huawei a leading global provider of ICT infrastructure and smart devices. Signed at the ... View more

Bahrain makes a big splash

March 1, 2019

This summer Bahrain will debut the world s largest underwater theme park covering an area of 100 000 sq m. A project by Bahrain Tourism & Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) the kingdom s Supreme Council for... View more

Rotana remains committed to Bahrain

March 1, 2019

As part of efforts aimed at supporting Bahrain s evolution as a leading global travel destination leading hotel management company Rotana has bolstered its collaboration with Bahrain Tourism and Exhib... View more

Gulf Hotel Bahrain celebrates 50 years

March 1, 2019

Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention & Spa celebrated its 50th anniversary this year on January 16 under the patronage of Zayed Bin Rashid Al Zayani the Minister of Industry Commerce and Tourism. The chairma... View more

Bahrain TRA extends SIM card registration deadline

February 28, 2019

Bahrain s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has extended the deadline to register prepaid SIM-cards by three months a statement said. The new deadline is June 2 2019. TRA further clarified... View more

Bahrain Tourism celebrates Arab Tourism Day

February 26, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) marked the occasion of Arab Tourism Day with a special celebration at Vatel Hospitality and Tourism Business School in Al Jasrah on February 25. He... View more

Solidarity Bahrain 2018 net profit surges to $6m

February 26, 2019

Solidarity Bahrain a top insurance firm has announced a net profit of BD2.3 million ( 6.05 million) for 2018 against a net profit of BD96 000 for the corresponding previous period representing 2 302 p... View more

Bahrain hospital wins NHRA accreditation

February 26, 2019

Middle East Medical Hospital the largest private hospital in Bahrain has received the platinum accreditation by the National Health Regulatory Authority (NHRA). The NHRA Accreditation Certificate was ... View more

Bahrain steel group Unirol set for Gulf Construction

February 25, 2019

Universal Rolling (Unirol) Bahrain s high-quality reinforcement Steel Plant will be leading the Metal and Steel sector at the upcoming Gulf Construction Expo the Northern Gulf s showcase for the build... View more

Bahrain cbank issues rules on crypto-assets

February 25, 2019

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has issued the final rules on a range of activities relevant to crypto-assets including licensing governance capital control environment and risk management. Crypto-a... View more

Nokia to launch new smartphones in Bahrain

February 25, 2019

HMD Global the home of Nokia phones has announced four new Android smartphones including the world s first smartphone with a unique five camera array the Nokia 9 PureView for the Bahrain market. With ... View more

Bahrain Islamic 2018 net profit tops $30m

February 25, 2019

Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) has reported a net profit of BD11.4 million ( 30.1million) for the year ended December 31 2018 compared to BD10.1 million net profit in the last year; an increase of 12.2 p... View more

Bahrain showcases tourism credentials at Kuwait travel expo

February 24, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) successfully wrapped up its participation in the Kuwait Entertainment and Tourism Exhibition which was held between February 20 and 22 in Kuwait. Ot... View more

Acwa consortium wins 100MW Bahrain solar plant contract

February 24, 2019

A consortium comprising Saudi-based Acwa Japanese contractor Mitsui & Company and Bahrain industrial conglomerate AlMoayyed has won a major contract for the construction and operation of a 100 MW inde... View more

StartUp Bahrain Week to hold entrepreneurial forums

February 18, 2019

The upcoming StartUp Bahrain Week a series of events for entrepreneurs and investors will feature premier startup forums organised by the Economic Development Board (EDB) and strategic partner Tamkeen... View more

Bahrain Islamic Bank appoints key official

February 18, 2019

Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) a leading provider of Shari a compliant financial solutions in Bahrain has appointed Mohamed Mattar as the new money laundering reporting officer (MLRO) within the bank s C... View more

Bahrain Tourism participates in major wedding expo

February 17, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) successfully wrapped up its participation in the International Weddings Exhibition which took place between February 10 and 13 in Riyadh. The BTEA s... View more

Taiger to conduct executive training on AI in Bahrain

February 17, 2019

Bahrain FinTech Bay has announced that its Venture Acceleration Platform partner Taiger will conduct executive training on AI and automation at RegFact next week. The executive training course will ta... View more

Bahrain Tourism launches new office in Kuwait

February 16, 2019

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has announced the official opening of its new representative office in Kuwait in line with its efforts to attract tourists from across the world to... View more

Bahrain Alba accelerates Line 6 project ramp-up

February 16, 2019

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) soon to be the largest aluminium smelter in the world said its flagship Line 6 Expansion Project was progressing as per schedule with the successful testing of 40 pots which a... View more

Bahrain launches consultancy tenders for $2bn metro

February 14, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications has announced the launch of tenders for the appointment of a transaction advisor and consultancy services firm for Phase One of its ambitiou... View more

Bahrain gears up to host fourth edition of ArtBAB

February 13, 2019

The fourth edition of ArtBAB 2019 (Art Bahrain Across Borders) the Middle East s youngest and most promising art fair will take place from March 6 to 10 2019 at the Bahrain Exhibitions & Convention Ce... View more

Amadeus launches new distributor in Bahrain

February 13, 2019

Amadeus has announced that it will be repositioning its offerings in Bahrain by transitioning its local customers to a new distributor entity under the name of Amadeus Bahrain. The new company will be... View more

Bahrain TRA clarifies regulation on messaging services

February 10, 2019

Bahrain s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) said that messaging termination services on individual Mobile Networks Operators (MNOs) should no longer be susceptible to ex-ante regulation wh... View more

Capital Club Bahrain to host key Fintech series

February 10, 2019

Capital Club Bahrain is set to join hands with Andra Public relations & Corporate Communications to launch its Fintech series which will feature leading corporates and startups from the kingdom and th... View more

Bahrain vows to focus on cost control

February 10, 2019

Bahrain government will focus on stringent cost controls to balance its budget Bahrain s Minister of Finance and National Economy told Bloomberg Television in an interview. Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa A... View more

Bahrain equity firm boosts SME investor confidence

February 9, 2019

Bahrain-based private equity investment company Dividend Gate Capital (DGC) is succeeding to deliver their vision to promote the development of Bahrain s SME business community by increasing the inves... View more

Bahrain real estate expo kicks off at City Centre

February 7, 2019

The second edition of Bahrain Real Estate Investment Expo 2019 (#BREIX19) kicked off today (February 7) at Bahrain City Centre featuring major properties of several development companies in the kingdo... View more

Bahrain to host 2019 season opener of Ferrari Challenge Europe

February 7, 2019

Bahrain International Circuit is gearing up to host the first round of the 2019 season of Ferrari Challenge Europe the most admired one-make car race series globally. The event will take place from Fe... View more

German group Armacell opens $11m plant in Bahrain

February 7, 2019

Germany-based Armacell a global leader in flexible foam for the equipment insulation market and a leading provider of engineered foams has officially launched its 11 000-sq-m manufacturing facility in... View more

Bahrain to introduce flashing green signals

February 7, 2019

Bahrain is planning to introduce the flashing green signals at some of the country s major intersections as part of its efforts to boost the safety of motorists and prevent accidents said a BNA report... View more

Bahrain plans to set up flashing green signals

February 7, 2019

Bahrain is planning to introduce the flashing green signals at some of the country s major intersections as part of its efforts to boost the safety of motorists and prevent accidents said a BNA report... View more

Armacell launches new manufacturing facility in Bahrain

February 7, 2019

Germany-based Armacell a global leader in flexible foam for the equipment insulation market and a leading provider of engineered foams has officially opened its new manufacturing facility in Bahrain. ... View more

Bahrain among best places to work for expats: survey

February 7, 2019

Bahrain is among the best destinations for expat careers this year according to a survey conducted by HSBC Expat. Bahrain is placed second just behind Germany in the Expat Explorer survey which combed... View more

Sophia robot to attend Bahrain for FinTech forum

February 6, 2019

The world s most famous robot Sophia will be visiting Bahrain to attend the third Middle East and Africa FinTech Forum which will be held on February 21 under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahr... View more

Bahrain Marina signs up for Gulf Property Show

February 5, 2019

Bahrain Marina the iconic development in the heart of capital Manama has signed up as the Diamond Sponsor for the Gulf Property Show 2019 the boutique showcase for the real estate and property develop... View more

Turkish insulation firm ThermoBor to open office in Bahrain

February 4, 2019

Turkey-based ThermoBor a company specialising in production of thermal insulation materials recently met with senior Bahraini officials to discuss the company s plans to open a regional office in Bahr... View more

Turkish insulation firm to open Bahrain base

February 4, 2019

Turkey-based ThermoBor a company specialising in production of thermal insulation materials recently met with senior Bahraini officials to discuss the company s plans to open a regional office in Bahr... View more

Bahrain, Aramco to study plans to boost oil output

February 4, 2019

Bahrain and Saudi Aramco have agreed to set up a team to conduct a feasibility study on boosting oil output benefiting from the carbon dioxide produced by Saudi Aramco. The decision came following a m... View more

The Merchant House Bahrain opens doors to guests

February 3, 2019

Campbell Gray Hotels makes its debut in the GCC with the opening of its boutique hotel The Merchant House in Bahrain. The property is the first boutique hotel in Bahrain to be awarded a five-star rati... View more

Bahrain and UK record $1.30bn in bilateral trade

February 3, 2019

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Mexican cinema chain opens first theatre in Bahrain

January 31, 2019

Cinépolis the fourth largest cinema exhibitor in the world has announced its official entry into the GCC s movie theatre sector with the opening of its first location in Bahrain. The biggest cinema ch... View more

Export Bahrain to support local firms enter new markets

January 30, 2019

Export Bahrain a national development initiative will be the go to destination for the kingdom s businesses looking to enter global markets and it will offer tools to take them to the next level said ... View more

Bahrain starts distribution of 487 homes in East Hidd

January 29, 2019

Bahraini Housing Ministry officials have begun the distribution of 487 housing units to the beneficiaries under the East Hidd Town project said a report. The move comes following the order issued by H... View more

Bahrain developer breaks ground on Marassi Galleria

January 28, 2019

Eagle Hills Diyar the pioneers behind the iconic Marassi Al Bahrain development has broken ground on its Marassi Galleria a 200 000-sq-m shopping and entertainment destination which offers a range of ... View more

Bids sought for Bahrain hospital car park facility

January 28, 2019

Bahrain Real Estate Investment (Edamah) has invited bids from qualified contractors for the construction and maintenance of the multi-storey carpark at the Salmaniya Medical Complex. The scope of work... View more

Bahrain utility group Al Dur closes $1.3bn refinancing deal

January 27, 2019

Al Dur Power & Water Company the largest power generation and water desalination firm in Bahrain has announced the successful closure of a 1.3 billion refinancing facility provided by a syndicate of 2... View more

Fly high with Gravity during Shop Bahrain

January 27, 2019

Gravity Indoor Skydiving in Bahrain has announced its participation in the fifth edition of Shop Bahrain the largest event in the kingdom as a prize partner. As part of the collaboration a booth has b... View more

Labiba forms Bahrain JV for AI solutions

January 24, 2019

Dubai-based Labiba for Artificial Intelligence has partnered with Bahrain Fintech Bay a major financial technology hub in the Middle East and Africa for the formation of Labiba Bahrain. The joint vent... View more

Bahrain to build new bridge to link social housing project

January 22, 2019

A new bridge is being planned to connect a social housing development on a man-made island in Bahrain with mainland Muharraq reported the Gulf Daily News our sister publication. For further details vi... View more

Bahrain top business destination in GCC: EDB

January 22, 2019

Minimal operating costs a beneficial tax structure and a welcoming culture have made Bahrain the most cost-effective destination for business in the GCC said a report. The above factors converge to cr... View more

Bahrain jet fuel farm complex on track for Q3 launch

January 22, 2019

Work on a new fuel farm complex being developed by BAC Jet Fuel Company (BJFCO) - a joint venture between Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) and National Oil and Gas Authority (Noga) - is progressing at a ... View more

JLanka to invest $10m in Bahrain renewable energy sector

January 21, 2019

Sri Lanka-based JLanka International a premier solar and renewable energy technology solutions provider has announced an investment of up to 10 million within the coming five years in Bahrain s renewa... View more

Bahrain Autumn Fair opens on Jan 23

January 21, 2019

The Autumn Fair Bahrain s largest consumer exhibition will open this week featuring over 650 exhibitors from 17 countries. The 30th edition of the Autumn Fair organised by UBM AEM will be officially i... View more

Bahrain gears up for real estate investment expo

January 20, 2019

Preparations are underway for the successful launch of the second edition of Bahrain Real Estate Investment Expo 2019 (#BREIX19) in Bahrain City Centre next month following the success of the pilot ex... View more

Gulf Air backs fifth edition of ‘Shop Bahrain’

January 20, 2019

Bahrain flag carrier Gulf Air has once again announced its support for the fifth edition of Shop Bahrain the nationwide shopping festival which runs till February 2. As a strategic partner of Shop Bah... View more

Experts to discuss RegTech innovation at Bahrain event

January 19, 2019

Bahrain FinTech Bay is set to organise its second biggest conference RegFact an event dedicated exclusively to the regulation and compliance ecosystem targeted at regulators senior executives responsi... View more

Bahrain iGA wins ISO certification for quality

January 18, 2019

Bahrain s Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA) said it has been granted the ISO Certificate 9001:2015 for Quality Management by Bureau Veritas for the implementation of all rules and required sta... View more

Reclamation work starts on $248m Bahrain link bridge

January 17, 2019

Bahraini authorities have started the reclamation work on the new BD94-million ( 248.2 million) bridge linking Muharraq and Manama reported the Gulf Daily News our sister publication. For further deta... View more

New season of Jaguar Experience Bahrain kicks-off

January 17, 2019

Euro Motors Jaguar Land Rover has announced the start of the new Jaguar Experience season at the Bahrain International Circuit Sakhir which runs in tandem with the BIC Open Track Night Open Track and ... View more

Zain Bahrain expands partnership with Gulf Hotels Group

January 17, 2019

Zain Bahrain a leading telecommunications provider in the kingdom has announced the expansion of its long-term partnership agreement with the Gulf Hotels Group (GHG) to provide its newest property the... View more

Bahrain seeks to attract more tourists

January 16, 2019

Bahrain is looking to boost visitor numbers to the kingdom by launching direct flights to new destinations and also attracting international airlines to the kingdom. The means to increase cooperation ... View more

ABC Bahrain sets record; generates 5m business referrals in 2018

January 15, 2019

The Arabian Business Community (ABC) a leading Bahrain-based business portal has generated a record 5 million business referrals to companies in 2018. The ABC which has 14 databases covering the entir... View more

Injaz Bahrain and KPMG sign MoU

January 14, 2019

Injaz Bahrain and KPMG in Bahrain have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) which aims to create a better future for the Bahraini youth. The MoU was signed by Her Highness Shaikha Hessa Bint Kha... View more

Bahrain signs new oil exploration deal with Eni

January 14, 2019

Bahrain s National Oil and Gas Authority (Noga) and Italy s Eni have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on pursuing petroleum exploration of Block 1 in the northern territorial water of Bahrai... View more

Bahrain discusses tourism ties with Morocco

January 13, 2019

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

University of Bahrain to issue digital diplomas

January 13, 2019

The University of Bahrain (UOB) it will become one of the first universities globally to issue digital diplomas anchored to the blockchain using the Blockcerts open standard in partnership with Learni... View more

Bahrain invites tenders for 100MW solar power plant

January 12, 2019

Bahrain has invited tender bids for a 100MW solar power plant to be established in the kingdom reported state news agency Wam citing the utility minister. We have already received tenders for the larg... View more

Agility opens new logistics hub in Bahrain

January 10, 2019

Leading global logistics provider Agility has opened a 28 000-sq-m facility in Bahrain to expand its warehousing freight transport and specialty capabilities and serve as a regional logistics and dist... View more

Shop Bahrain offers fun-filled in-mall activities

January 10, 2019

Visitors and residents in Bahrain are in for a treat this month as malls across the kingdom have lined up exciting activities entertainments discounts and prizes as part of the fifth edition of Shop B... View more

Bahrain wins $36.4m UK loan for wastewater project

January 10, 2019

Bahrain s Ministry of Works Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning has secured a 28.6 million ( 36.4 million) loan from UK Export Finance (UKEF) for the work on a major water treatment plant being ... View more

Bahrain plans new VAT refund scheme for tourists

January 9, 2019

Bahrain s National Bureau for Taxation (NBT) is reviewing the final details of a scheme which will allow visitors to claim refunds on a portion of VAT paid on taxable goods and services purchased duri... View more

Bahrain EDB draws $830m investments in 2018

January 8, 2019

Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) an investment promotion agency with overall responsibility for attracting investment into the kingdom attracted 92 companies and investments worth BD314 millio... View more

Tourism sector's share in Bahrain GDP set to grow

January 7, 2019

The tourism sector s share in Bahrain s economy is expected to grow to 8.3pc in 2022 from 6.5 per cent last year said Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) CEO Shaikh Khaled bin Hamoud Al K... View more

Bitex gears up for 2019 edition in Bahrain

January 6, 2019

Bahrain International Technology Exhibition (Bitex) the kingdom s largest ICT event is set to welcome all visitors during March offering an opportunity to network raise awareness and promote Bahrain s... View more

Bahrain traditional market to get major facelift

January 3, 2019

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has embarked upon a major project to revitalise the iconic traditional market in capital Manama. Under this scheme a major facelift has been approved f... View more

Bahrain to host 10 more weddings

January 2, 2019

Bahrain will be hosting 10 more lavish weddings in the coming months with thousands of visitors from different parts of India set to arrive between January and March said a report in Gulf Daily News (... View more

Economou moves to Bahrain

January 1, 2019

InterContinental Regency Bahrain has appointed Philipp John Economou as the new area general manager. Economou brings more than 23 years of hospitality experience and his first Middle East assignment ... View more

Bahrain, Egypt explore tourism cooperation

December 31, 2018

Bahrain and Egypt officials discussed ways to enhance bilateral cooperation and strengthening the ties between the two countries especially in the tourism sector. Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Autho... View more

Armani Exchange launches first winter styling contest in Bahrain

December 30, 2018

A|X Armani Exchange Bahrain recently launched its first winter styling competition at the Bahrain City Centre. The contest was launched with lifestyle influencers from the island competing with each o... View more

Gulf Air showcases new aircraft, route to Bahrain media

December 30, 2018

Gulf Air the national carrier of Bahrain recently arranged a trip for the Bahraini press to experience its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft on a flight to one of its newest destinations Casablanca Mor... View more

KFH-Bahrain offers Durrat Marina homes in new promotion

December 30, 2018

Kuwait Finance House Bahrain (KFH-Bahrain) is offering six luxury apartments at Durrat Marina a major mixed-use development in the kingdom as part of its new Libshara Savings Investment Account Campai... View more

KFH-Bahrain offers big prizes in new account

December 30, 2018

Kuwait Finance House Bahrain (KFH-Bahrain) has launched its new Libshara Savings Investment Account Campaign starting January 2019 where over a period of 12 months more than 900 winners will stand a c... View more

APM Terminals Bahrain wins top labour safety award

December 30, 2018

APM Terminals Bahrain has been recognized with the Ministry of Labour Safety Excellence Award for 2018 for its outstanding efforts in compliance and implementation of occupational health and safety in... View more

Bahrain waterfront project on track for Q3 opening

December 30, 2018

Work is progressing at a steady pace on the BD1.8 million ( 4.74 million) Busaiteen Waterfront Development a first-of-its-kind project in Bahrain making use of renewable energy with over 25 per cent o... View more

Bahrain real GDP growth reaches 1.62pc in Q3

December 28, 2018

Bahrain s economy recorded a real growth of 1.62 per cent and 7.49 per cent in current prices during the third quarter (Q3) of the year compared to the same period last year said a report from the kin... View more

Tourist numbers to Bahrain up 6pc

December 27, 2018

Bahrain has posted a six per cent increase in the number of tourists visiting the country this year compared with 2017. The total number of inbound tourists reached 10.3 million up from 9.7 million th... View more

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain appoints new HR director

December 27, 2018

The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain has welcomed May Lyn Ramos Gulmatico as the new director of human resources. With over 15 years in luxury hospitality Gulmatico will oversee all aspects of the human resource ... View more

Zain Bahrain launches new initiative for women

December 26, 2018

Zain Bahrain a leading telecommunications provider in the kingdom and the Bahrain Society for Training & Human Resource Development (BSTD) have launched a new women empowerment initiative. It is aimed... View more

APM Terminals Bahrain announces new board

December 26, 2018

APM Terminals Bahrain the exclusive operator of Bahrain s Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP) has elected a new six-member board of directors following the successful oversubscription of its IPO said the c... View more

Gulf Air, BTEA promote Bahrain as a wedding destination

December 26, 2018

Gulf Air the national carrier of Bahrain in collaboration with Bahrain Tourism & Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) recently arranged a meeting with a well-known family from Hyderabad India to discuss the f... View more

Georgian Airways launches direct flights to Bahrain

December 26, 2018

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) the operator and managing body of the kingdom s airport welcomed the arrival of Georgia s flag carrier Georgian Airways following the commencement of its direct service b... View more

Bahrain exempts of VAT for financial services

December 25, 2018

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has confirmed that Article 54 of the Value Added Tax Law (VAT Law) provides that provision of financial services specified by the Regulation shall be exempt from the ... View more

Bahrain to host Mideast's largest Chinese trade expo

December 25, 2018

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has teamed up with Hilal Conference and Exhibitions (HCE) to host the region s largest Chinese trade expo in the kingdom next year. More than 60 compan... View more

Bahrain completes over 200 recreational projects

December 25, 2018

Bahrain s works ministry has implemented more than 200 projects including those related to development of gardens parks beaches and walkways as part of its efforts to provide recreational facilities f... View more

Bahrain invites bids for construction of 300 new villas

December 25, 2018

Bahrain s government has invited bids from qualified contractors for the construction of 303 residential villas on island 14 at Madinat Salman (formerly Northern Town) off the northern coast of the ki... View more

Bahrain set to build 40,000 news homes in 4 years

December 25, 2018

Bahrain has constructed 26 401 social housing units over the last four years at an investment of BD1.4 billion ( 3.7 billion) and remains committed to building another 40 000 homes in the next four ye... View more

Moody’s change on Bahrain credit outlook welcomed

December 25, 2018

Bahrain Association of Banks (BAB) has welcomed the decision of Moody s to change its outlook for the country to stable from negative while maintaining its sovereign issuer rating at B2. BAB is expect... View more

Bahrain Tourism hosts exotic Indian wedding

December 24, 2018

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) recently organised an exotic Indian wedding ceremony playing host to more than 800 guests who flew down from other Indian cities including Bangalore Mum... View more

Bahrain fast emerging as exotic wedding destination

December 24, 2018

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) recently organised an exotic Indian wedding ceremony playing host to more than 800 guests who flew down from other Indian cities including Bangalore Mum... View more

Tight housing stocks 'boosting Bahrain construction sector'

December 24, 2018

Tight housing stocks and a rapidly growing population is driving investment into Bahrain s residential buildings construction sector and we expect this to be a major contributor to headline constructi... View more

Clifford Chance in key Bahrain utility project refinancing role

December 23, 2018

Clifford Chance a leading global law firm said it had played a key role as advisor for Engie a world leader in the energy transition on the refinancing of the Al Dur Power and Water Project in Bahrain... View more

Bahrain 'on track for tourism boost'

December 23, 2018

Bahrain has an edge over its Gulf neighbours as it works to further boost tourism with millions of dollars worth of projects in the pipeline said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN) our sister publi... View more

Blockchain 'safest tool for managing VAT in Bahrain'

December 23, 2018

The introduction of value added tax (VAT) in Bahrain next year is an excellent opportunity to build a unique and optimised taxation system and blockchain technology will be a safe and effective tool f... View more

Bahrain Medical Association, Cura launches new app

December 22, 2018

Bahrain Medical Association (BMA) has signed a co-operation agreement with Cura an open source 3D printer slicing application company to launch an application that will facilitate communication betwee... View more

Bahrain starts distribution of 5,000 new homes

December 20, 2018

Bahrain government has started the handing over of 5 000 residential units under the Al Ramli Housing Project to the eligible citizens. All the homes will be successfully distributed by the middle of ... View more

Thyssenkrupp supplies elevators to Bahrain 'twistscraper'

December 19, 2018

Thyssenkrupp Elevator a global leader in passenger transportation systems said it has delivered 16 elevators and two escalators to Bahrain s 200-m United Tower a twisted shape building located on the ... View more

Diplomat Radisson Blu Bahrain sports a fresh, new look

December 18, 2018

The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel Residence & Spa Bahrain one of the kingdom s most recognised hotels has recently completed an extensive multi-million dollar renovation of the property. The renovation ... View more

Abu Dhabi Airports celebrates Bahrain National Day

December 17, 2018

Abu Dhabi Airports announced its participation in the celebrations of Bahrain s National Day by organizing a number of activities and events. These fall in line with the organization s vision for prov... View more

Gulf Air launches stopover packages for Bahrain

December 16, 2018

Gulf Air the national carrier of Bahrain has announced the launch of new stopover travel packages designed to promote the Kingdom as a tourist destination to its global customer base. The new stopover... View more

Bahrain kicks off 47th National Day celebrations

December 15, 2018

Patriotism and pride filled the air as Bahrain began celebrating its 47th National Day. A dazzling display of colourful fireworks set the tone as hundreds flocked to the celebrations at Bahrain Intern... View more

Ebrahim K Kanoo introduces Dulux paints in Bahrain

December 13, 2018

Ebrahim K Kanoo a diversified business conglomerate based in Bahrain has become the distributor of Dulux paints a leading global premium decorative paint brand through its subsidiary Kanoo Paint Centr... View more

InterContinental Regency Bahrain welcomes new area GM

December 13, 2018

InterContinental Regency Bahrain has appointed Philipp John Economou as the hotel s new area general manager. Bringing over 23 years of industry experience to the forefront the German national kicked ... View more

Arab council approves Bahrain proposal on tourism data

December 12, 2018

The Arab Ministerial Council for Tourism has approved a recommendation presented by Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) on the utilisation of the Arab tourism data and statistics. The cou... View more

Bahrain International Airport road project on track

December 10, 2018

Infrastructure work related to the new Bahrain International Airport project is progressing at a steady pace with the Phase One of the new road network leading to and from the airport already complete... View more

Swiss-Belhotel signs pact to manage Bahrain hotel

December 10, 2018

Swiss-Belhotel International which currently manages a portfolio of more than 145 hotels and resorts worldwide has signed a management agreement with HRR Properties for Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair... View more

Bahrain mulls 2 more IPOs

December 9, 2018

Bahrain may see two more initial public offerings (IPOs) in the next two years Kamal bin Ahmed Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications has said. Speaking on the sidelines of the bell ringing... View more

APM Terminals shares start trading on Bahrain Bourse

December 9, 2018

Bahrain Bourse has announced today (December 9) the listing of APM Terminals Bahrain (APMT) under the trading symbol APMTB. A ringing bell ceremony was held to mark the commencement of trading on APMT... View more

Bahrain TRA launches new complaint management system

December 8, 2018

Bahrain s Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) has launched an integrated complaint and inquiry management system in order to maintain effective communication alongwith the consumers and the t... View more

Sinnad Bahrain gets PCI Data Security certification

December 8, 2018

Sinnad the region s leading card processing service provider has successfully attained the latest version of the PCI Data Security Standard version 3.2 (PCI DSS V3.2) compliance certification for its ... View more

Bahrain cbank issues final rules on open banking

December 6, 2018

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) today (December 6) issued the final rules on open banking which will facilitate the provision of a variety of innovative services for bank customers in the kingdom. K... View more

Bahrain team looks to attract investment from India

December 6, 2018

A Bahraini economic delegation recently concluded its official visit to India organised by the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) aimed promoting investment opportunities in the kingdom. The del... View more

‘King of Disruptors’ to speak at Bahrain FinTech forum

December 5, 2018

Four times bestselling author futurist and world-renowned expert on the future of global banking Brett King will be a keynote speaker at the 3rd Middle East & Africa FinTech Forum the region s premier... View more

VAT implementation in Bahrain: Understanding the fundamentals

December 5, 2018

It has been nearly a year since the rollout of VAT in the UAE and Saudi Arabia with Bahrain set to join them on January 1 2019. When the six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) members signed the Common VA... View more

Bahrain King issues royal decree to form new cabinet

December 4, 2018

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today (December 4) issued Royal Decree (61) forming the cabinet having examined Constitution the Royal Order 56 of 2018 issued on December 2 2018 stipulating ... View more

Bahrain EDB, Maharashtra enter FinTech cooperation deal

December 4, 2018

Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with India s Maharashtra Government to provide a framework for co-operation between the two authorities to promo... View more

Major oil technology summit kicks off in Bahrain

December 3, 2018

Top executives from national oil and gas companies and a number of affiliates of Gulf oil companies and engineers from across the globe are taking part in the Bottom of the Barrel Technology Conferenc... View more

Mindshare Bahrain welcomes Ikea as client

December 3, 2018

Mindshare a global media agency has announced an agreement with Ikea for its flagship Middle East store in Bahrain. The media partnership strengthens the Mindshare Ikea global partnership a statement ... View more

Microsoft solutions to create 5,600 jobs in Bahrain by 2022

December 2, 2018

Microsoft s technology ecosystem and the growing popularity of cloud services will create more than 5 600 jobs in Bahrain by the end of 2022 according to new research by the International Data Corpora... View more

Bahrain set to regulate real estate evaluator business

December 2, 2018

Bahrain s Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Rera) recently hosted a workshop to discuss the key measures which will be introduced over the coming months to regulate the real estate evaluator professio... View more

BTech, WorkSmart to host big ICT event in Bahrain

December 1, 2018

Bahrain Technology Companies Society (BTech) and WorkSmart a leading event-management company has signed a co-operation agreement for the hosting of the ninth edition of information and communication ... View more

Bahrain diversifies feeder markets

December 1, 2018

The fifth Bahrain International Airshow took place in Sakhir Air Base from November 14 to 16 with 11 out of the world s top 15 aerospace companies exhibiting and more than 100 aircraft flying and on s... View more

Bahrain showcases MICE sector at IBTM World

November 29, 2018

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) is showcasing the kingdom s growth in the tourism and Meetings Incentives Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) sectors at the 31st IBTM World taking plac... View more

New oil find studies encouraging: Bahrain minister

November 29, 2018

Reservoir simulation studies at the Khaleej Al Bahrain basin where the kingdom discovered some 80 billion barrels of tight oil have been encouraging and by the end of next year there could be an inter... View more

MSC cruise ship brings 1,990 tourists to Bahrain

November 29, 2018

MSC Lirica an Italian cruise ship which arrived in Bahrain on November 27 brought over 1 990 tourists onboard from different nationalities to the kingdom. Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa chief exe... View more

Shapoorji Pallonji JV wins Marassi Al Bahrain project deal

November 28, 2018

Eagle Hills Diyar the master-planners of the kingdom s iconic waterfront development Marassi Al Bahrain has awarded a major contract to a joint venture of Shapoorji Pallonji Mideast and Cebarco Bahrai... View more

All-new 2019 Subaru Forester launched in Bahrain

November 27, 2018

Motorcity the exclusive distributor of Subaru vehicles in Bahrain has debuted the all-new 2019 Subaru Forester the fifth generation of the best-selling SUV. The 2019 Forester is built on the Subaru Gl... View more

McLaren 720S GT3 to make public debut in Bahrain

November 27, 2018

McLaren Automotive has confirmed that the 720S GT3 will be making its public debut at the Bahrain GT Festival on November 30 ahead of its maiden competitive appearance at this December s Gulf 12 Hours... View more

Bahrain launches 112-km Saudi oil pipeline link

November 27, 2018

His Majesty King Hamad yesterday (November 26) opened the new 350 000-bpd (barrel per day) AB-4 pipeline between Bahrain and Saudi Arabia that will replace the existing 230 000 bpd link reported state... View more

APM Terminals Bahrain IPO oversubscribed 5.4 times

November 26, 2018

APM Terminals Bahrain the exclusive operator of Bahrain s Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP) said its BD11.880 million ( 31.58 million) IPO was met with strong demand from local and regional institutions ... View more

Adventure Cube launched at Bahrain mall

November 25, 2018

Adventure Cube part of the Air Cube family of active entertainment concepts was officially launched recently in Wadi Al Sail Mall in Bahrain. Providing thrilling activities for teens adults and corpor... View more

HK accelerator launches panel discussion in Bahrain

November 25, 2018

Nest a Hong Kong-based corporate innovation accelerator has officiated its launch in the Mena region in Bahrain with its first innovative panel discussion. The discussion followed the theme of Why Sta... View more

Bahrain targets ICT to become fintech hub

November 25, 2018

Bahrain s Economic Development Board (EDB) has made the kingdom a data destination for Amazon and is now keen to leverage the Kingdom s telecoms connectivity and IT knowledge pool to become a regional... View more

Bahrain lauds Indian CA body's contribution

November 24, 2018

More than 400 delegates for the GCC and India were in Bahrain to attend the 10th Annual International Conference of the Bahrain Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (BCICAI). The... View more

Bahrain 'aims to become leading hub for Mice industry'

November 22, 2018

Bahrain aims to develop the meetings incentives conferences and exhibitions (Mice) sector which is one of the main growth pillars of the kingdom said a top government official. Our strategy focuses on... View more

Bahrain cbank revises crowdfunding rules

November 22, 2018

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) today expanded the scope of the services covered under the existing rules on crowdfunding . The revisions made to the existing crowdfunding rules include among others... View more

Bahrain signs key business deals with China

November 22, 2018

Bahrain has signed three strategic business partnerships with Hebei an essential region of China s economy to explore opportunities to drive growth together. A senior delegation from Bahrain led by th... View more

100 attend Belgian King’s Night in Bahrain

November 21, 2018

Over a 100 people enjoyed a networking evening celebrating Belgian King s Night in Bahrain under the patronage of Belgian Ambassador Piet Heirbaut last week. The event was organised in the unique sett... View more

Pegasus to promote affordable homes at Bahrain expo

November 20, 2018

Pegasus Real Estate a Rera registered award-winning real estate solutions provider will be showcasing its extensive portfolio and range of services at the winter edition of the Gulf Property Show whic... View more

McLaren launches new 600LT in Bahrain

November 19, 2018

The quickest most powerful and most track-focused yet road legal Sports Series McLaren made its Bahrain debut at the McLaren Bahrain Showroom in Tubli today. The arrival of the new 600LT which is buil... View more

Four Seasons Bahrain Bay offers festive specials

November 19, 2018

Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay a top island resort destination in the kingdom has curated a selection of dining and entertainment options for the upcoming festive time. Throughout the festive season g... View more

Bahrain forum to develop business leadership

November 19, 2018

FinMark Communications in cooperation with Tamkeen Bahrain Islamic Bank (BISB) and Zain Bahrain are set to hold the next event forum of the Women s Professional Leadership Initiative (WPLI) Activate Y... View more

Bahrain airshow boosts hotel occupancy rate

November 19, 2018

The recently concluded fifth edition of Bahrain International Airshow has increased the occupancy rate by 20 per cent in four- and five-star hotels said the chief executive officer Bahrain Tourism and... View more

Bahrain FinTech event to offer Blockchain training

November 18, 2018

Bahrain FinTech Bay s upcoming global blockchain conference BlockOn 2018 - Redefining Finance will train C-level executives innovation leaders and developers in Blockchain theory and its practical app... View more

Bahrain to host Global Entrepreneurship Congress

November 18, 2018

Bahrain is gearing up towards hosting the 11th Global Entrepreneurship Congress in April 2019 said Bahrain s labour fund Tamkeen chief executive Dr Ebrahim Mohammed Janahi. Janahi noted that Bahrain w... View more

Bahrain delegation signs 8 contracts with Chinese firms

November 18, 2018

A senior delegation from Bahrain recently visited Shenzhen China to discuss opportunities to strengthen cooperation and signed eight landmark agreements with Shenzhen in the areas of technology and tr... View more

550 exhibitors for Jewellery Arabia in Bahrain

November 18, 2018

Over 550 exhibitors from 31 countries are set to take part in Jewellery Arabia 2018 the Middle East s premier jewellery and watch exhibition is set to open on November 20 in Bahrain. The event will be... View more

Bahrain Airport Company awards multiple project deals

November 17, 2018

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) had signed several major deals related to Bahrain International Airport s (BIA) new passenger terminal building at the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) said a report.... View more

Bahrain airshow big success, nets record $5bn deals

November 17, 2018

Bahrain International Airshow ended on a successful note with record breaking participation - 187 countries attended the fifth edition - and also signing of deals worth 5 billion during the three-day ... View more

Leonardo delivered second upgraded ship to Bahrain Navy

November 15, 2018

Italy-based Leonardo a leader in aerospace defence and security industries today delivered the second of six upgraded naval vessels Al Muharraq ship to the Royal Bahrain Naval Force. The ship was deli... View more

Bahrain signs four air service agreements

November 15, 2018

Bahrain s Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed has signed new air service agreements with Saudi Arabia UAE Brunei and Brazil said a report. The agreements signed ... View more

Bahrain Tourism kicks off roadshow in Germany

November 15, 2018

As part of efforts to highlight Bahrain as a prime tourist destination the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) is hosting a roadshow in Germany which kicked off in Munich and will head to... View more

Bahrain signs deal for new private aviation terminal

November 14, 2018

An agreement to transform Bahrain s Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) building into a private aviation terminal to cater to VIPs and business leaders was signed today at the Bahrain International Airshow. ... View more

Cluttons inks major Bahrain project leasing deal

November 14, 2018

Cluttons Middle East a part of Savills Group has announced a new leasing deal in Fakhro Tower one of the key commercial office buildings in Manama that boasts a prime location (opposite Bahrain City C... View more

Bahrain to build new private aviation terminal

November 14, 2018

Bahrain s Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) building which once served as the kingdom s main airport will be transformed into a private aviation terminal to cater to VIPs and business leaders Bahrain Airpo... View more

Behbehani named new Lamborghini distributor in Bahrain

November 14, 2018

Behbehani Brothers a leader in the automotive business has announced that the company has been awarded the distribution and servicing rights for the luxury Italian automotive brand Lamborghini in Bahr... View more

Emirates academy presents top training jet at Bahrain air show

November 14, 2018

Emirates Flight Training Academy (EFTA) is busy with its Very Light Jet (VLJ) Embraer Phenom 100EV at the Bahrain International Airshow marking the first participation for the academy at an air show o... View more

Lexus UX set for launch in Bahrain

November 13, 2018

Following the global debut of Lexus UX earlier this year Bahrain is preparing to welcome the latest member of the Lexus family at its dedicated showroom in Sitra in early December. Infused with a dyna... View more

Bahrain seeks consultancy bids for $4bn Saudi causeway

November 13, 2018

Bahrain s King Fahd Causeway Authority (KFCA) said it has invited bids from qualified transaction advisory services consultancies for implementing the transitional phase of King Hamad Causeway a 25-km... View more

Abu Dhabi Airports to showcase new developments at Bahrain air show

November 13, 2018

Abu Dhabi Airports is set to exhibit alongside partners at the UAE national pavilion at this year s Bahrain International Air Show taking place from November 14 16 at the Sakhir Airbase. Commenting on... View more

SDF-funded Bahrain housing projects on track

November 13, 2018

Bahraini authorities said work on all the projects being financed by the Saudi Development Fund (SDF) including the Khalifa Town Al Ramli amd Wadi Al Seel housing projects was progressing at a steady ... View more

Batelco distributes Bahrain air show tickets to staff

November 13, 2018

As part of its commitment to its employees Batelco has presented all staff with a ticket to the Bahrain International Airshow. Batelco is the headline sponsor and official telecommunications partner f... View more

KFH-Bahrain private banking offers new products

November 12, 2018

Kuwait Finance House-Bahrain (KFH-Bahrain) one of the leading Islamic banks in the country has launched new products under its private banking offer. Abdul Razak Jawahery executive manager of the KFH-... View more

NBB backs Bahrain International Airshow

November 12, 2018

Senior management and teams from the National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) will join hundreds of executives including buyers and sellers from aviation and aerospace industries at the upcoming Bahrain Interna... View more

Mena Aerospace to reveal new partnerships at Bahrain airshow

November 12, 2018

Mena Aerospace will be participating in the Bahrain International Airshow 2018 (BIAS 2018) at Sakhir Airbase from November 14 17 at the exhibition stand E06 and Chalet A36 hosting a range of internati... View more