Bahraini authorities have announced a crackdown on traders trying to exploit consumers following an increase in import duty on tobacco. This followed reports that the sudden increase announced on Monday (February 8) had led to confusion and pa
A Dubai-based Iranian businessman blacklisted in new US sanctions over Iran's ballistic missile programme said on Monday that he and his small company with just a single employee had been targeted by mistake.
Traders at the popular flea market in Isa Town in Bahrain may be moved out to pave the way for a new central market. The Southern Municipal Council voted at its weekly meeting yesterday (January 13) to have the traders moved out from within th
Noble Group, the manager of a gloal supply chain covering a range of industrial and energy products, has hired Wael Amer, a former Trafigura senior oil trader, as deputy head of the Middle East, North Africa and East Africa, as the Asian commo
Egypt's state-owned gas company Egas is seeking four cargoes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for delivery to Jordan's Aqaba terminal, three traders said.
Egas has approached existing suppliers for the ca
Business leaders have made moves to reassure the public that the price of other goods will not be raised to cover the cost of Cabinet-proposed subsidy cuts on meat.
More than 80 of Bahrain's largest retailers met yesterday at
Gold traders in Bahrain claim to have been hit by new regulations that restrict the sale of corrosive acids used in their day-to-day business.
Both sulphuric and nitric acid are used to test and treat gold and silver, but can also
People’s health is being put at risk on a daily basis by rogue traders in Bahrain who ignore basic hygiene rules, according to a top food retail representative.
A ban on street sales of all fresh produce has now been propose
A gold trader is in hospital after being attacked by three muggers who stole BD40,000 ($105,452), prompting calls for security to be stepped up in Manama, Bahrain.
Rajesh Bhatia, from India, is being treated for a fractured skull
An exhibition featuring more than 200 designers and traders will open tomorrow (July 3) in Bahrain.
The event, called Woow Exhibition, will be held at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre