December 18, 2000
Bahrain will host the 9th Middle East Corrosion Conference and Exhibition in February next year, Bahrain Tribune reported Monday The Event is being or
The Bahraini government approved the setting up of a $265-million tourism company to develop the state's tourism industry.
December 16, 2000
Bahrain\'s Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Issa al-Khalifa announced Saturday that his Gulf Arab state is to restore a directly elected parliament as part of a
December 13, 2000
Power supplies will be cut off to buildings which breach fire safety regulations, The Gulf Daily News reported Wednesday, quoting Bahrain\'s Interior
The Ethiopian government has asked the authorities in Bahrain to suspend a death sentence imposed on a young Ethiopian housemaid who killed her employ
A 10-million-Bahraini dinar deal was signed to build a four-star hotel in Bahrain, expected to employ 300 Bahrainis upon its completion in July 2002.
December 12, 2000
The exiled Bahraini opposition on Tuesday criticized the emir\'s appointment of six new members to a committee working on a national charter for the G
The board of directors of the Aluminum Bahrain Company, Alba, will meet soon to discuss the feasibility study for increasing the company’s production capacity by 50 percent.
The Bahrain-based First Islamic Investment Bank (FIIB) has launched a bid worth more than $80 million for the Caribou Coffee Company of the United States, a newspaper reported Monday, December 11.
A planned $1.5 billion Islamic fund to finance infrastructure projects will establish its Asian regional office in Brunei, the fund\'s manager said Monday, December 11. Emerging Markets Partnership (B
HSBC Investment Bank and Emirates Bank International announced last week that they had managed to syndicate a $60 million term loan facility for United Gulf Bank (UBG).
December 6, 2000
Bahrain could declare itself a kingdom without any change in the ruling system, a senior official said Wednesday in reaction to Arab press reports tha
December 4, 2000
Bahrain-based Life Insurance Corp (International), a subsidiary of India\'s Life Insurance Corp (LIC) plans to open offices in Dubai and Oman as part
The final touches are being put to a $1.5 billion Islamic fund, which will be managed in Bahrain, reported the <I>Gulf Daily Tribune</I>. Sponsored by the Islamic Development Banks (IDB), The 10-year
BNP Paribas, the world’s sixth largest private bank in terms of assets, is moving its Middle East private banking headquarters from Geneva to Bahrain, reported the <I>Gulf daily Tribune</I>, and has a