Bahrain

November 20, 2000

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Thunderstorms whipped Bahrain Sunday morning with winds uprooting trees and rain inundating streets in many parts of Manama and surrounding areas, the

November 19, 2000

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King Abdullah II of Jordan arrived in Manama Sunday for talks with the emir of Bahrain about the violence in the Palestinian territories, the Gulf New

November 15, 2000

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Bahrain trimmed its budget deficit by USD168m last year, Mid-East Financial Information (AME Info) reported Wednesday. According to the central bank r

November 14, 2000

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<b>Date:</b> Nov 14 - Nov 18, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Bahrain International Exhibition Center, Bahrain <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Arabian Exhibition Management <b>Contact:</b> <

November 13, 2000

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The Bahraini government has authorized dual taxation agreements with Bangladesh and Pakistan. They come as a result of a Bahraini effort to improve bilateral trade ties through the exchange of benefit

November 12, 2000

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Following the recent merger between the Bahraini Al-Ahli Commercial Bank and the London-based United Bank of Kuwait, the new Ahli United Bank posted profits of $35.2 million from January through Septe

November 11, 2000

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<b>Date:</b> Nov 7 - Nov 11, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Bahrain International Exhibition Center, Manama, Bahrain <b>Specifics:</b> Annual Trade Show & Exhibition <b>Coordination by:</b> Arabian E

November 9, 2000

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The Bahrain-based Arab Banking Corporation (ABC) announced a 15 percent rise in its net profit for the first three quarters of 2000, which rose to $98 million, from the $85 million reported at the end

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A special session of the Bahraini cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa, resulted in the approval of substantially expanded government budgets for both 2001 and 2002,

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 9 - Oct 12, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Bahrain International Exhibition Center, Bahrain <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> ITE Group <b>Contact:</b> <b>Send e-mail:</b> <

November 8, 2000

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Gulf Arab monarchies will hold their next summit on December 30 and 31 in Bahrain.

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The security services in Bahrain have arrested a university lecturer and part-time journalist with the British publication the Economist.

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<b>Date:</b> Nov 13 - Nov 15, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Gulf International Conference and Convention Center, Manama, Bahrain <b>Specifics:</b> The premier technical forum for the presentation and adv

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A recent study jointly conducted by the Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal honored the Gulf State of Bahrain as the leader in economic freedom among 18 Middle East and North African count

November 7, 2000

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The Bahraini government has approved a deficit of 314 million dinars ($826 million) in its two-year budget for 2001 and 2002. The Gulf island state\'s budget deficit in 1999 was estimated at $400 mill