BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES
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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.
The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications (MoTT) awarded ADP Ingénierie the tender to design and perform supervision work for a new air traffic control (ATC) centre at Bahrain International Airport. “The decision of the authorities of the Kingdom of Bahrain to award ADP Ingénierie the contract for the design studies for the new ATC centre bolsters […]
The Awards of more than BD2.7bn were across a range of sectors including varied road, sanitary and construction projects covering different areas in the kingdom. To read more click here.
Bahrain’s Minister of Oil, Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, says that Nogaholding, the investment arm of Bahrain’s National Oil and Gas Authority (Noga), has substantial expansion plans in excess of $7 billion across several separate ventures. To read more about these plans click here.