May 14, 2005

15:23 GMT

Tunisian singer Saber Al Ruba’ee has joined Lebanese singer Najwa Karam on a tour around Australia

May 12, 2005

May 11, 2005

11:22 GMT

Liberalisation does not equate to deregulation – on the contrary, countries liberalising their telecom sector have a stronger need for increased regulation, says Dr. Marwan Al Ahmadi, MTC’s CEO for St

07:58 GMT

The Mobile Telecommunications Company (MTC)* has announced strong operating results for the first quarter of 2005.

07:20 GMT

High oil prices are helping to accelerate the momentum of Bahrain’s construction sector and its rising contribution to GDP is set to continue, says The Nass Group Executive, Sameer Abdulla Nass, whose

05:43 GMT

Gulf Finance House B.S.C. (GFH), one of the leading Islamic investment banks in the Middle East, and Bahrain-based Dala Development Properties Management Co. W.L.L. (Dala Development Co.), today sign

May 10, 2005

14:45 GMT

The new centre supports e-government initiatives across the Middle East; and showcases the importance of open standard technologies

14:40 GMT

As the Kingdom’s Grand Prix Formula One remains the talk of the town, MTC-Vodafone (Bahrain) continues to announce names of customers, winners of its Grand Prix F1 competitions launched throughout las

May 9, 2005

14:39 GMT

New-York based Global Finance magazine has named Gulf International Bank (GIB) as the “Best Bank in Bahrain” after conducting a survey of the best emerging market banks in the Middle East and Africa.

14:18 GMT

The Bahrain Monetary Agency (BMA) has granted a licence to Dexia Private Bank (Switzerland).

14:07 GMT

In its continuous effort to provide mobile customers in the kingdom with the best value for money services and with all the build-up excitement to the second Bahrain Grand Prix 1-3 April 2005, MTC-Vod

06:27 GMT

Architectural plans for the new Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain campus, to be built in Busaiteen, Muharraq are well advanced.

06:10 GMT

Underscoring the strong investor confidence in the integrated financial project, the US$1.3 billion Bahrain Financial Harbour (BFH), today announced that Mr. Khalid Abdul Rahman Al Rajhi, a prominent

May 8, 2005

14:27 GMT

Announcing this in Bahrain today, Mr Iqbal G. Mamdani, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said “we are happy that our Total Operating Income (TOI) for the first quarter of 2005 was US$ 6 milli