BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES

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Bahrain Aims for a Mix of Renewable Energy Sources

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 […]

CTM360 Bahrain Based Cyber Security Company

Based in Bahrain, CTM360, offers offer cyber threat management services on companies cyber assets. To read more click here.

Bahrain to Construct Giant Acquarium

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 13th Middle Eastern GEO Conference 2018

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 […]

Bahrain Joins Fight Against Marine Litter

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.

Bahrain’s New International Airport Open Q3 2019

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.