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Bahrain cbank tightens rules on banker bonuses

New rules that restrict big bonuses for bankers in Bahrain have been implemented by the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) since July last year, according to its top official. Central Bank of Bahrain Governor Rasheed Al Maraj said the

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New drive to promote Bahraini women in banking launched

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) and the Supreme Council for Women (SCW) have in partnership with industry leaders announced a year-long campaign promoting women in the financial and banking sector. This follows a high-level meeting ye

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Bahrain plans Islamic finance sector watchdog

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) is drafting legal documentation to set up a sharia board of scholars that would oversee the kingdom's Islamic finance sector, in a step that could help the market compete with regional rivals.

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Bahrain’s cbank to host IFSB hearing

Malaysia-based Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) is set to organise two public hearings on exposure drafts of core principles for Islamic finance regulation and guidance note on liquidity risk management. The Central Bank of Bahra

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Bahrain cbank’s short-term bond oversubscribed 315pc

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has said its monthly issue of short-term Islamic leasing bonds, Sukuk Al-Ijara, has been oversubscribed 315 per cent. The subscriptions worth BD63 million ($166.1 million) were received for the BD

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Lost money in mis-sold deals? Hope at last!

Anyone in Bahrain who has ever lost money on an investment product that had not been pre-approved by the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) could now be able to claim it following a landmark ruling by the High Civil Court.  

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Bahrain banks told to replace old cheques

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has directed retail banks to expedite replacing their customers’ old design cheques with new cheques which contain new standards and specifications. The directive is in line with the cheque

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CBB issues F1 10th anniversary coin, medal

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has issued a coin and silver medal to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the launch of Formula 1 in the kingdom, which will be held this year from April 4 to 6.   The silver medal

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Consolidation push paying off for Bahrain banks

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has encouraged banking consolidation, which to date has resulted in the merger of 10 banks, creating stronger and well-capitalised financial institutions, said CBB Governor Rasheed Al Maraj. Al Ma

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Fake notes fears allayed in Bahrain

Fears that counterfeit bank notes are in circulation have been allayed by the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB). It issued a statement yesterday in response to public concern about the “soundness of notes” in the system, s

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