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Tender for Bahrain metro project ‘will be issued in 18 months’

“AN international tender could be issued in 18 months for the multi-million dinar Bahrain metro project, revealed a senior minister.” GDNOnline.com 13 Feb, 2020 The estimated cost for the first phase of the project would be around BD500 million to BD600 million, said Transportation and Telecommunications Minister Kamal Ahmed. He was addressing MP’s during parliament’s […]

Bahrain Tender Board opens 48 bids for six tenders and one auction.

“Tenders were opened for completion of work at the Ain Rayaa Garden, and at an air-conditioned bus shelter, among others.” constructionweekonline.com 28 Jan, 2020 Bahrain’s Tender Board, the independent regulator of the Bahrain Government’s procurement activities, has opened 48 bids related to six tenders and one auction for seven purchasing authorities. Two tenders were opened […]

PRIME Instant Offices featured in the latest Doing Business with Bahrain guide

PRIME Instant Offices is featured in the Doing Business with Bahrain guide where our services are show cased along with a case study on one of the many international companies we have helped to establish here in Bahrain. The guide provides some useful information about Bahrain, it’s economy, it’s business culture and laws. Click here […]

ZU’BI & PARTNERS WIN AT THE CHAMBERS MIDDLE EAST AWARDS 2019

Zu’bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants (Z&P), Bahrain’s oldest established and leading law firm, and one of the region’s top tier law firms, won the Corporate & Finance Law Firm of the Year for the Kingdom of Bahrain at the inaugural Chambers Middle East Awards 2019. The award was presented to the firm at […]

Prediction of an AI boom in the Middle East, contributing $320 billion to the region’s economy by 2030.

“Bahrain readies for $320bn Mideast AI boom.” abc-bahrain.com 6 Nov, 2019 The World Economic Forum’s Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Network has hosted a workshop in Manama to discuss the future of public Artificial Intelligence (AI) procurement, in partnership with the Bahrain Economic Development board and Bahrain’s Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA). 

Rera’s new Real Estate Databank to pilot in Q1 2020 benefiting investors and property developers.

Oommen, Anup “Bahrain’s Rera to launch Real Estate Data Bank pilot phase in Q1 2020” constructionweekonline.com 7 Nov 2019 The Board of Directors of Bahrain’s Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Rera) has revealed that the Real Estate Data Bank – which aims to provide investors and property developers with accurate, reliable, and timely data in order […]