The kingdom of Bahrain launched another round of conventional bond and sukuk (Islamic bond) issuances last month, as the government looks to bridge projected fiscal deficits for both this year and...
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Economic Update | Bond issuance among efforts to improve Bahrain’s fiscal position
24 Aug 2017
Economic Update | Airport redevelopment part of Bahrain’s wider infrastructure push
21 Jul 2017
Bahrain’s Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications in June selected French technology company Thales and Switzerland’s telecoms services firm SITA as providers of Bahrain International...
Economic Update | New equity market to foster growth among Bahraini SMEs
30 Jun 2017
Late March saw the Bahrain Bourse (BHB) inaugurate the Bahrain Investment Market (BIM) – an alternative source of financing for growing businesses in the kingdom and the wider MENA region.
Economic Update | Asset management continues to flourish in Bahrain
31 May 2017
A reliable regulatory framework, abundant regional capital and good support infrastructure helped Bahrain deliver solid growth for its asset management sector last year.
Economic Update | Bahrain checking in for tourism growth
19 Apr 2017
A rising tide of investments and solid increases in arrivals are supporting high levels of growth in Bahrain’s tourism industry, with projections that expansion will be sustained to the end of the...