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Bahrain airport see 11% growth in passengers

Increase in July passenger numbers almost double the 6 percent increase recorded for the first half of the year

Bahrain airport see 11% growth in passengers
Bahrain International Airport

Bahrain International Airport has reported a 6 percent increase in passenger numbers during the first six months of 2014.

More than 4.5 million people passed through the airport between January and July this year, the company said in a statement.

The increase was even greater during July, when the airport recorded 11 percent more passengers compared to the same month last year.

More than 8 million passengers are expected by the end of the year.

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