Bahrain

October 9, 2005

13:52 GMT

Leading regional financial institutions, Gulf Finance House B.S.C. (GFH), Kuwait Finance and Investment Company (KFIC) and Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) to

13:51 GMT

Investcorp, the global investment group that specializes in alternative investments, has acquired Almatis, the global leader in development and produc

October 6, 2005

09:42 GMT

The Bahrain Monetary Agency (BMA) has granted a licence for the establishment of a new Islamic full commercial bank, Al-Salam Bank, which will be a publicly-listed entity.

07:56 GMT

Shamil Bank of Bahrain B.S.C has mandated BNP Paribas, Boubyan Bank and Gulf International Bank (GIB) to lead arrange a US$100 million five-year amortising Murabaha syndicated facility.

October 5, 2005

06:48 GMT

Bahrain-based Shamil Bank is to provide Islamic home financing for buyers in the BD95 million Abraj Al Lulu project. Pearl Real Estate Development Company, a consortium of investors from Bahrain, King

October 4, 2005

08:46 GMT

Kuwait Finance House, Bahrain (“KFH-Bahrain”) – a leading provider of Islamic commercial and investment banking services – today announced plans for t

07:44 GMT

A new industrial park to be set up in Hidd is inclined to pump more than $200 million (BD75.4m) into Bahrain's economy. The park will be established by Kuwait Finance House (KFH).

07:39 GMT

Bahrain has been ranked the best among all Arab countries for its FDI performance, and third among all Arab countries for its potential FDI performance.

October 3, 2005

07:39 GMT

A BD66.4 million contract was awarded Sunday for the first and second phase of dredging and reclamation work for the new Northern Town, which will consist of more than 15,000 homes. According to the G

October 2, 2005