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Key components of Bahrain's Dragon City completed
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Key components of Bahrain's Dragon City completed

Friday, 27 February 2015 9:43 AM

Developer says main structural framework of Dragon Mall and Asian Dining Street is finished ahead of Sept launch

Bahrain sentences three men to death for cop killing
Culture & Society»

Bahrain sentences three men to death for cop killing

Thursday, 26 February 2015 2:48 PM

Ruling is the latest in a series of strict penalties handed down to those accused of seeking to destabilise the kingdom

Bahrain draws up World Cup plans to rejuvenate coastal area
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain draws up World Cup plans to rejuvenate coastal area

Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:54 PM

Multi-million dinar plans develop ‘sleepy’ Bahrain coast ahead of the 2022 Qatar World Cup

GCC economies set to weaken in 2015 on oil slump - S&P
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GCC economies set to weaken in 2015 on oil slump - S&P

Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:53 PM

Ratings agency says the region's overall creditworthiness has dropped since last summer

Asian diplomat backs calls for expat segregation
Politics & Economics»

Asian diplomat backs calls for expat segregation

Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:11 PM

Bangladesh Embassy said labourers should be provided with “proper” and “secure” accommodation

New hotel rules set to be enforced in Bahrain
Travel & Hospitality»

New hotel rules set to be enforced in Bahrain

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 1:49 PM

New categorisation regulations to be introduced relating to size of rooms and quality of furniture - report

Bahrain's GFH plans $230m sukuk to fund acquisitions
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain's GFH plans $230m sukuk to fund acquisitions

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 1:49 PM

Gulf Finance House says it is looking to acquire two or three regional companies this year

Bahrain under renewed pressure to segregate expats from citizens
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain under renewed pressure to segregate expats from citizens

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 12:06 PM

An alleged break-in at a Bahraini home has prompted fresh calls for the gov't to segregate expat labourers from other residents

Bahrain expats to have a greater say in local decision-making
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain expats to have a greater say in local decision-making

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:29 PM

Northern Municipal Council has said it will open new channels of communication with expat clubs, associations and residents

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Bahrain cenbank chief says lending to pick up after slump
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain cenbank chief says lending to pick up after slump

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:29 PM

Rasheed al-Maraj also says plunge of oil prices is not hurting liquidity in the banking system

Bahrain plans public transport overhaul
Transport»

Bahrain plans public transport overhaul

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 12:28 PM

Gov't hopes to double its bus network by launching 20 new routes this year

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Bahrain arsonist sentenced to 15 years in jail
Culture & Society»

Bahrain arsonist sentenced to 15 years in jail

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 12:14 PM

Police have arrested seven people in connection with two explosions that killed an elderly man and a policeman last year

Bahrain's Gulf Air offers free flights within Greece
Transport»

Bahrain's Gulf Air offers free flights within Greece

Monday, 23 February 2015 1:35 PM

Free onward flights will be offered to passengers traveling to Athens with the Bahraini carrier until April 30

Profits rebound for Bahrain's GFH after 2013 losses
Banking & Finance»

Profits rebound for Bahrain's GFH after 2013 losses

Sunday, 22 February 2015 6:48 PM

Islamic investment firm announces full-year net profit of $17m after reporting $18m losses in 2013

Bahrain's largest lender posts 37% rise in Q4 net profit
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain's largest lender posts 37% rise in Q4 net profit

Sunday, 22 February 2015 6:16 PM

Ahli United Bank says it benefited from higher fee income and strong lending in the fourth quarter


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