The $1.3 billion Bahrain Investment Wharf (BIW) was officially launched Wednesday, at a ceremony held at the Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir. The giant project is located at the Hidd Industrial Area. The ceremony was attended by Bahrain's Industry and Commerce Minister, Dr. Hassan Fakhro.
In January 2006, Tameer set about establishing BIW in order to put Bahrain on the map as a destination for investors and their business needs.
BIW is set to help create job opportunities within Bahrain and inject immense capital into the local economy, while attracting foreign investment, and enhancing Bahrain’s reputation on the world stage. BIW also aims to create opportunities in supporting services and industries such as Finance Tourism, Construction, Trade, Health and Education.