Bahrain

June 22, 2005

June 21, 2005

08:06 GMT

A strict new law to protect Bahrain's coastal areas is on the way, The GDN reported. The Shura Council approved unanimously the law at its weekly session Monday. The proposed legislation would bar any

08:02 GMT

The Bahrain International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) is to be expanded by 3,000-square-metres, by the end of 2005 or the outset of 2006. According to GDN, Bahrain Convention and Exhibition Bureau acting

07:56 GMT

A BD430,000 project to provide a place for needy families to sell their home-made goods is on schedule for completion by the end of this year.

07:14 GMT

An agreement was signed yesterday between the Bahrain Stock Exchange (BSE) and The Commercial Real Estate Sukuk Co.to list its US $ 100 million Ijarah sukuk issue on BSE.

June 20, 2005

15:52 GMT

Bahrain Stock Exchange All Share index on Monday closed at 2,173.45, marking a rise of 10.30 points over the previous closing. This increase was due t

08:02 GMT

In the latest World Airline Catering Awards to be published by Skytrax, Gulf Air has clinched top position for both First and Business Class onboard c

07:15 GMT

The first bookings for Zawye Residential Towers on Amwaj Islands were taken at a launch party at the Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel and Spa Sunday night. According to GDN, the two 19-storey towers feature

June 19, 2005

15:56 GMT

Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa said on Sunday that the planned Kingdom Intellectual City project will "open new educational horizons and cont

15:50 GMT

in a rare incident, a Bahraini group of people on Sunday violated the kingdom's laws by gathering in a prohibited area in the surrounding of the Royal

June 17, 2005