BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES
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PRIME opens new Business Incubator Office – a low-cost, high value option for start-ups We are very pleased to announce the opening of PRIME Incubator, incorporated to enable us to offer Business Incubation & Acceleration services to new companies setting up in Bahrain – a new concept approved by the Ministry of Industry & Commerce. […]
‘Under the land’ mapping of Bahrains utilities is now being done by UK-based specialist, Ordnance Survey International (OSI), aimed at improving the accuracy of the their location. OSI is working with the partner Ministries such as the Survey and Land Registration Bureau (SLRB), the Electricity and Water Authority (EWA), the Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs, […]
JCDecaux Middle East has been awarded the ten year advertising agreement for Bahrain’s new International Airport. The French-based company won the following fierce competition from several of the world’s largest firms. To read more click here.
As a key part of strategy for attracting technology companies and customers to Bahrain, the investment agency of Bahrain, the Economic Development Board has drafted new legislation on data privacy and protection. To read more click here.
The Kingdom’s Electricity and Water Affairs Minister announced developing a high-tech solar power plant with a nominal capacity of 100 megawatts of electricity in collaboration with the private sector. The project will drive a wide range of energy and power initiatives across the Kingdom. To read more click here.
Bapco will choose the winning bid in the near future, with final contracts to be signed before the end of 2017, oil minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa al Khalifa. DUBAI: Bahrain‘s oil minister said he expects expansion contracts for Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) to be signed before the end of the year, state news agency BNA […]