March 10, 2001
Bahrain’s garment exports surged by 40 percent last year, totaling 330 million dollars.
More than 100 new jobs will be created for Bahrainis when four health centers extend their opening hours.
Bahrain’s Society of Engineers (BSE) will host in October a meeting of the Supreme Council of Federation of Arab Engineers.
March 9, 2001
The extended week-long Eid Al Adha holidays saved Bahrain from a catastrophic working week.
March 8, 2001
The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague will rule on March 16 on a territorial dispute between Bahrain and Qatar.
March 7, 2001
Bahrain’s Emir Shaikh Hamad Al Khalifa arrives Wednesday in Cairo for talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.
March 6, 2001
The Bahrain-based Arab Banking Corporation has reported a declared a net profit of $127 million for the year ended December 31, 2000, 13 percent more than the $112 million worth of net profit declared
March 5, 2001
Bahrain's prime minister, Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa, has issued an edict specifying the areas in which foreigners can buy land and build, for commercial and residential purposes.
Arab Banking Corporation (ABC) posted a 13 percent surge in net profit in 2000 compared to 1999 on the back of more rigorous risk management and improved asset quality, the bank announced Sunday, Marc
March 4, 2001
A human rights society has been registered in Bahrain in the context of the political reforms underway in the Gulf emirate.
Bahrain has signed a joint declaration of cooperation with US space agency NASA.
Bahrain will host the first Arab naval and maritime exhibition and conference next year.
March 3, 2001
The first Islamic credit rating agency will be establishes in Manama in April.
A Bahraini researcher has discovered a method to detect leakage from the diaphragm of a control valve actuator.
Qatar has released four Bahraini detainees in Doha following a visit by Qarat’s Emir Sheikh Hamad al-Thani to Manama Friday.