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Economists and businessmen discussed the path of post-corona recovery phase in most sectors and were optimistic in Bahrain’s ability to recover quickly after Covid-19. abc-bahrain.com, 26 April, 2020 Bahrain’s economy has sufficient flexibility to overcome the repercussions of the coronavirus crisis and it will be able to recover quickly once the precautionary measures are eased, heard […]
Engineers from the Bahrain International Circuit have designed and produced ventilators for COVID-19 patients and are now available following approval from the Ministry of Health. The blueprints will be made available worldwide for free. Constructionweekonline.com 22 April, 2020 Bahrain’s F1 circuit will produce hundreds of ventilators for COVID-19 patients – and share the blueprints free […]
Work on the new state-of-the-art exhibition and convention centre located in Sakhir next to the Bahrain International Circuit will start in May and will be completed in two years. The project will be the largest of its kind in the region. GDNonline.com 22 April, 2020 WORK on the new exhibition and convention centre in Sakhir […]
Asharq Al-Awsat 8 Apr, 2020 Bahrain announced the resumption of commercial and industrial activities that provide direct services to customers as of Thursday, under strict precautions and health measures that include continuous sterilization, reducing the number of employees, working remotely as much as possible, and ensuring social distancing. The announcement came in a press conference […]
abc-bahrain.com 8 Apr, 2020 VA Tech Wabag, a leading pure play water technology, said it has secured a five-year contract to operate and maintain its Al Madina Al Shamaliya (AMAS) sewage treatment plant. The BD4.5 million ($11.8 million) deal was awarded by Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs & Urban Planning (MoW) in Bahrain towards operation, maintenance […]
The Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) has announced they will not charge the monthly work fees for the months of April, May and June. The termination of these fees aims to assist the private sector in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which has undoubtedly impacted businesses. This follows the government’s recent announcement of an economic stimulus package to […]