Bahrain

January 27, 2001

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The Bahraini economy is expected to grow at a robust four percent this year.

January 25, 2001

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The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has maintained profit growth with net income rising from BD16.31 million in 1999 to BD16.77m in 2000.

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The prime minister of Bahrain, Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa, has issued a decree for the forming of a committee that will introduce rules and guidelines for the regulation of e-commerce activi

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The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) said Wednesday, January 24, it posted a net profit of $44 million in 2000, up slightly from $42.4 million a year earlier.

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<b>Date:</b> Jan 22 - Jan 25, 2001 <b>Location:</b> International Exhibition Centre, Manama, Bahrain <b>Specifics:</b> Annual Public Show, Trade Show & Exhibition <b>Coordination By:</b> Ara

January 24, 2001

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Bahrain\'s finance and national economy ministry unveiled Tuesday its budget for the 2001-200 period, estimated at BD1.66b (approximately $3.4b).

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Bahrain’s government has followed the lead of other Gulf states, like Saudi Arabia and Oman, and announced that it will allow foreign companies operating in the country to buy and own property to set

January 23, 2001

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Bahrain\'s Prime Minister, Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Khalifa, urged people to set aside the past and work towards the implementation of a \'National C

January 22, 2001

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A think-tank charged with launching Bahrain as a major e-commerce center in the region has been set up.

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Bahrain plans to establish a new BD100-million-institution for developing the tourism sector.

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Bahrain\'s Prime Minister, Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman al-Khalifa will visit Pakistan and Malaysia next week.

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Bahrain’s ministry of treasury and national economy has announced its intention to slash customs duties levied on imported automobiles in three phases over a three-year period.

January 21, 2001

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Bahrain will embark in March on a one-billion-dollar tourism project to build a string of artificial islands northeast of the Gulf state.

January 20, 2001

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A number of the Gulf\'s star entertainers will be performing live in Bahrain during the forthcoming Bahrain Festival 2001, which will take place here

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Cancer patients in Bahrain will soon benefit from a second deep-radiation therapy system that is to be installed at the Salmaniya Medical Complex in M