The 10th annual edition of the Invest in Bahrain Forum will be held next month at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, the Industry, Commerce and Tourism Ministry announced yesterday (October 8). Being held under the pat
Hi-tech identification devices will be installed on thousands of small Bahraini boats as part of a new security at sea initiative. The Automatic Identification System (AIS) will be fitted on about 7,500 small vessels registered with the Coast
Commuters could soon ride high above the traffic as a monorail planned for Bahrain gets back on track after a long hiatus. First proposed almost a decade ago and approved by the Cabinet back in 2008, plans for a countrywide monorail network ha
New laws, aimed at boosting Bahrain’s status as the top business-friendly nation in the region, will be introduced soon. Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister Zayed Al Zayani said these will open doors wide to Bahraini and foreign inve
Bahrain's Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Ministry has awarded the consultancy services contract for design and supervision of the Muharraq Long-Stay Care Centre, a medical complex to be developed in the country.
Bahrain’s non-oil sector is on target to grow by 4.6 per cent this year, according to the latest assessment by the Economic Development Board (EDB). The EDB’s Bahrain Economic Quarterly report for the three months ended September r
A research project aimed at enhancing understanding of the professional indemnity (PI) clause in contracts and how it impacts clients, consultants and contractors has been launched by the Project Management Institute – Arabian Gulf Chapt
CFA Society Bahrain, an association for local investment professionals, has announced the appointment of a new board following an election at the annual general meeting. The new board for the next two years is led by Mahmoud Nawar as president
Last month was the hottest September in Bahrain since 1902. The mean temperature for the month was 34.5C. This is 2.1C above the long-term normal. It goes on record as the highest mean monthly temperature for September, which is the same as Se
Aecom, a global provider of professional technical and management support services, has emerged as the lowest bidder to provide engineering consultancy services for the second phase of North Manama Causeway and Busaiteen Link.