Bahrain news, articles and comment
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Contracts for the new 30-inch diameter, 115km-long oil pipeline running between Saudi and Bahrain expect to be awarded in the second quarter of this year. To read more click here.
Next month Bahrain will be implementing new real estate regulations along with proposed rental increases….. Read more click here.
Bahrain makes plans to develop land in the south of the country as local authorities announce plans to package land for developers. To read more click here.
Bahrain’s International Airport is expected to undergo an expansion project of approx. $1bn and boost capacity to 13.8mn passengers a year, bringing it in line with other airports in the region that have either upgraded or are in the process of doing so. The winner of the tender and project is soon to be announced. […]
It is expected that ties between Bahrain and Russia will improve after discussions by senior key ministers at the two-day ‘Russia-GCC Trade & Industrial Dialogue’ held in December 2014. Key areas of bilateral trade and investment were identified which include aluminium, aircraft, chemicals, biotechnology, agriculture and pharmaceuticals. Other topics discussed were the activation of a […]
Bahrain has seen an increase of 140% of awarded tenders from 2003 to 2013. In 2013, 2,028 tenders worth BD900 million ($2.3 billion) were awarded compared to 1,342 tenders worth BD367 million in 2003. To read more click here.