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The 22 floor residential building is the first of its kind in the Water Garden City but the third for Marriott, signed between International Trading and Investment Company and the American hospitality company Marriott International. To read more click here.
GPIC (Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company), based in Bahrain has seen a 2.25% increase in the companies net profit compared with 2013. The company uses natural gas to produce ammonia, urea and methanol and produced 400,000 more tonnes in 2014 than in 2013 directly leading to the increase in profits. To read more click here. […]
Invitation for the pre-qualification to submit a tender for the above project can be found here.
Bahrain’s first rail line, connecting Bahrain Mall with Bahrain’s International Airport, could be underway by the end of next year. To read more click here.
Dr. Ahmed Al Mutawa, Chairman of Gulf Finance House (GFH), told Euromoney on Wednesday, “……Bahrain hosts over 30 Islamic Institutions, who continue to reside here due to the supportive and developed regulatory framework fostered by the CBB,” he added. It is expected that as Bahrain is one of the historical centers of Islamic finance, it […]
Bahrain’s Sitra crude oil refinery expansion is expected to cost around $5 billion with the completion by 2019, the energy minister said yesterday. He went on to say ‘The increase in capacity according to the current plan is from 260,000 barrels per day to 360,000 and it will be commissioned by 2019. Financing will be […]