BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES

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Bahraini and Saudi companies are competing for residential projects for the benefit of BDF affiliates.

Ministry of Housing in Bahrain opened pre-qualification documents for the construction two projects in the Wadi Al Sail and Galali areas of the kingdom. More than 50 companies from Bahrain and Saudi are in the race for these two major projects.  To read more click here.

SSH wins Hasabi Waterfront Development

Kuwaiti firm, SSH, has been awarded the design and construction project of the exclusive development located in Durrat al Bahrain.  The project will consist of both residential and commercial aspects including a number of waterfront villas (with private jetty’s), residential and commercial buildings, restaurants, and beach facilities.  To read more click here.

US$66m Hilton to open in Bahrain in 2020

The Hilton brand is entering the Bahrain market for the first time with the new Hilton Bay Hotel & Residences.  It will be connected to The Avenues retail development and the 210 room hotel will give guests access to the mall and a 1.5km stretch of the c0rniche.  Once completed the resort will feature 150 […]

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.