BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES

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£27.9 million Water Treatment Upgrade

PRIME’s Client, Bluewater Bio, have one the project to upgrade one of Bahrain’s water treatment plants, valued at £27.9 million. Bluewater Bio is a market leader with British expertise in the water and waste water sector. To read more click here. Bluewater Bio is an innovative, company and the continuing demand for its market-leading capabilities […]

New Private Aviation Terminal

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 at the Bahrain International Airshow. Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) and Gulf Engineering House have signed a deal to redesign and renovate the old Civial Aviation Affairs building which used to be […]

Bids to Open on the New Saudi Causeway

The invitation to bid for the Tender on the transition phase of the new causeway has been opened by Bahrain’s King Fahad Causeway Authority.  The submission date is by the 21st February for the 25km stretch of causeway.  To read more click here.

Bahrain Allows 100% Foreign Ownership for Oil Spill Companies

The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry granted the approval after receiving a memorandum from the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, and based on a proposal by the Minister of Oil.  To read more click here.

Bahrain GCC’s Fastest Growing Economy

2017 results show that Bahrain’s real GDP grew by 3.9%, with a 5% growth in the non-oil sector,  giving the highest growth rates across the GCC.  To read more click here.

Bids to Commence on New Bahrain – Saudi Causeway

Bids for the construction of the new Saudi causeway will open next week.   The new causway will run paralell to the current one but will be for freight and passenger trains, and vehicles.  It’s estimated it will cost approximately $4-billion for the 25-km-long road further linking the kingdom with Saudi Arabia. To read more click […]