BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES
Your starting point for all the latest news stories concerning business, legal and other stories and events concerning Bahrain and the Gulf region.
The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) is to create a regulatory unit allowing financial technology firms to test and experiment banking ideas in a controlled environment. To read more click here.
Armacell, a global leading provider of engineered foams, will start production in 2018 in their new manufacturing plant being built in Bahrain. To read more click here.
Brian Howard, Partner at Trowers & Hamlins, summarised this latest news perfectly – “The addition of the new investment limited partnership law, the protected cell companies law and the new trusts law in Bahrain, opens the door to many new lines of business and investment structures not previously available and brings Bahrain›s structuring options in […]
The Government of Bahrain will be impmenting a new law this year which will provide medical coverage for all under the National Health Scheme. To read more click here.
Bahrain’s Government is issuing a new Bahrain Identity card to simplify the transaction procedures for GCC residents and investors in Bahrain. It will be available to those investors and residents who have exceeded 6 months of their residency in Bahrain. To read more click here.
Projects worth in excess $533m are to be signed between Saudi Arabia and Bahrain to be spent on housing, roads, water, electricity and other infrastructure sectors. To read more click here.