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Bahrain to introduce new tenancy laws
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Bahrain to introduce new tenancy laws

Friday, 30 January 2015 3:09 PM

Mandatory tenancy registration procedures for the residential real estate market from February

Bahrain's Investcorp says to buy Spanish ceramics firm
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain's Investcorp says to buy Spanish ceramics firm

Thursday, 29 January 2015 3:13 PM

Investment company inks deal to buy Fritta from Nazca Private Equity; says awaiting approval from Spanish regulators

Olympic body dismisses Saudi-Bahrain plan to bid to host the Games
Sport»

Olympic body dismisses Saudi-Bahrain plan to bid to host the Games

Thursday, 29 January 2015 10:26 AM

Official proposed a plan to have male events take place in Saudi, while Bahrain would host the female athletes and competitions

Bahrain's most senior opposition leader goes on trial
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain's most senior opposition leader goes on trial

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 6:39 PM

Sheikh Ali Salman's detention after a protest rally in December sparked violent demonstrations

Bahrain plans to segregate expat bachelors in Manama
Culture & Society»

Bahrain plans to segregate expat bachelors in Manama

Monday, 26 January 2015 1:35 PM

Study to be carried out by Capital Trustees Board to decide where expat bachelors can live

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Bahrain bank says chairman resigns for personal reasons
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain bank says chairman resigns for personal reasons

Monday, 26 January 2015 1:34 PM

Ahli United Bank, Bahrain's largest lender, says it has accepted resignation of Fahad al-Rajaan

Stock markets: Saudi Arabia rises after smooth succession
Markets»

Stock markets: Saudi Arabia rises after smooth succession

Monday, 26 January 2015 12:32 PM

Some analysts think King Salman will face pressure to ensure public support with state sector wage increases and other populist steps that could lead to a consumer spending boom.

Bahrain's Mumtalakat won't sell assets to plug any budget shortfall
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain's Mumtalakat won't sell assets to plug any budget shortfall

Friday, 23 January 2015 2:45 AM

Sovereign fund says it is not expecting Bahraini authorities to dip into its asset pool to fund any cash shortfalls

Bahrain sentences rights activist to six months in jail
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain sentences rights activist to six months in jail

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 1:44 PM

Nabeel Rajab, one of the highest-profile democracy campaigners in the Arab world, is sent to prison

Bahrain opposition leader to go on trial on Jan 28
Culture & Society»

Bahrain opposition leader to go on trial on Jan 28

Monday, 19 January 2015 8:16 PM

Sheikh Ali Salman, head of the Al Wefaq Islamic Society, was arrested after leading a protest rally against elections

Rights group urges release of Bahrain opposition leader
Politics & Economics»

Rights group urges release of Bahrain opposition leader

Monday, 19 January 2015 2:10 PM

Human Rights Watch claims there is 'no evidence' to justify detention of Al Wefaq's Sheikh Ali Salman

'We can't explain why shares soared 15% in one day,' says Bahrain's GFH
Market Data»

'We can't explain why shares soared 15% in one day,' says Bahrain's GFH

Monday, 19 January 2015 10:53 AM

Gulf Finance House said it had no information to disclose after its shares jumped in heavy trading on the Dubai and Kuwait exchanges

Mondelez breaks ground on $90m factory in Bahrain
Construction»

Mondelez breaks ground on $90m factory in Bahrain

Sunday, 18 January 2015 4:00 PM

Global confectionary giant says factory will reach full commercial production early next year

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Protesters clash with police in Bahrain over Salman detention
Culture & Society»

Protesters clash with police in Bahrain over Salman detention

Saturday, 17 January 2015 10:00 AM

Sheikh Ali Salman, who heads al-Wefaq Islamic Society, was arrested after leading a rally last month

Construction drives Bahrain's economic growth in Q3
Politics & Economics»

Construction drives Bahrain's economic growth in Q3

Saturday, 17 January 2015 9:36 AM

Bahrain's economy grows 5.1% during third quarter as construction sector expands by more than 12%


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