Regulators are encouraging mergers and acquisitions in Bahrain’s Islamic banking industry in a bid to cement the country’s position as one of the world’s leading sharia-compliant financial centres.
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Economic Update | Strength and consolidation in Bahrain’s Islamic banking sector
12 Jan 2017
Economic Update | Bahrain Year in Review 2016
19 Dec 2016
Buoyed by the solid performance of the non-oil sector, Bahrain’s economy has maintained steady growth throughout 2016, though future development could be impacted by rising public debt.
Economic Update | Bahrain to expand social housing stock
24 Nov 2016
A number of new developments and initiatives are deepening Bahrain’s pool of government housing, offering opportunities for a wide range of investors and industries.
Economic View | Abdulrahman Jawahery, President, Gulf Petrochemicals Industries Company (GPIC), on sustainability issues
3 Nov 2016
Why should investment continue despite the current economic climate?
Economic Update | Bahrain to meet domestic energy demand with new LNG terminal
1 Nov 2016
Central to Bahrain’s plans of both becoming a gas hub and meeting rising domestic energy demand is a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal and regasification facility, the Bahrain LNG Import...