Bahrain's textile industry which exports $200 million worth of goods to the US has got a temporary respite with the extension of a key clause under the 10-year-old US-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement (FTA).
Garment firm MRS Fashio
Bahrain-US trade has doubled since the coming into effect of the free trade agreement (FTA) in 2006, a senior government official said.
Addressing a seminar at the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) in Sanabis yesterd
GCC countries are set to sign collective free trade agreements (FTAs) with several countries and economic blocs, encouraging foreign investment and creating new job opportunities, a report said.
The agreements will be signed with
More than $3 billion worth of Singapore goods entering the GCC have become tariff-free, with the coming into force of the GCC-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (GSFTA), a report said.
With effect from September 1, Singapore started g
Bahrain and Japan have agreed to resume discussions to conclude a free trade agreement (FTA) in line with the latter’s hopes to turn the kingdom into a hub for trade in the region, a report said.
The Japanese government aims
Bahrain has hit back at accusations it could have breached its Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the US.
The Executive Office of the President claims to have evidence the government may have failed to meet its obligations to protect
Importers in Bahrain have been accused of trying to misuse the kingdom's Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the US to avoid paying taxes, a report said.
Bahrain's Sea Ports Customs Affairs directorate recorded 100 trade viola
American firms should aim for partnership with Bahraini Islamic financial institutions to tap into the sector's lucrative growth opportunity, said a senior US official while speaking on the sidelines of a financial summit.
The proposed free trade agreement between the GCC and India will be discussed during the two-day official state visit by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander.
The Bahrain delegati
India and the Gulf countries have the opportunity to play a key role in each other’s bid to achieve accelerated economic growth, according to S M Krishna, External Affairs Minister of India.
Krishna told the global publishing, research and