Bahrain has issued a Request for Concept to selected developers for the construction of an IPP Solar Power project at a large landfill site. The aim is to generate 5% of Bahrain’s required energy (255MW) via renewable sources by 2025, reaching 700MW by 2030. Proposals are due by April 11. To read more abou the tender click here.
Based in Bahrain, CTM360, offers offer cyber threat management services on companies cyber assets. To read more click here.
Londonderry company, ELSS Engineering, has been awarded the multimillion dollar contract to construct a 17 metre high shark and fish aquarium in the Mall of Dilmunia. To read more click here.
Bahrain hosts the 13th Middle Eastern conference and exhibition of the Geological Sciences from March 5-8 this year. More than 3,500 global energy leaders, across more than 100 companies and 19 countries, featuring around 420 speakers. Held under the patronage of HRH Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Prime Minister. To read more click here.
Bahrain has become the 41st country to join the UN’s CleanSeas Campaign which pledges to keep oceans healthy and litter-free. Bahrain will proceed with a number of events in support of the campaign ranging from beach clean ups to organised campaigns to educate about single use plastics and much more. To read more click here.
A soft opening of the new airport is expected in September of 2019, demolishing the old airport once the new one is 80% complete. To read more click here.
Today Bahrain launches the Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), which is the body governing the real estate sector and is responsible for providing licenses to all real estate professionals and projects. To read more click here.
Or for more information on RERA log on to www.rera.gov.bh.
A 109km rail system will be implemented in five phases operational by 2024 providing access to the public to the airport, the Diplomatic Area, the north, the city centre and more. To read more click here.
Bahrain has set a target of 10% of total energy consumption to be met through renewables by 2035 with 5% to be met by 2025. The Government has approved plans for the building of a solar energy power station which is set to be operational by the end of 2019. To read more click here.
Sheikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, the oil minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain said that Bahrain Petroleum Co (Bapco), Bahrain’s state-owned company, and the Frances TechnipFMC will sign a $4.2 billion contract for the expansion of the refinery, expected to commence within 50 months. To read more click here.
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News & Events
- Bahrain Aims for a Mix of Renewable Energy Sources March 14, 2018
- CTM360 Bahrain Based Cyber Security Company March 12, 2018
- Bahrain to Construct Giant Acquarium March 10, 2018
- Bahrain Hosts 13th Middle Eastern GEO Conference 2018 March 6, 2018