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Swiss-Belhotel Ramadan Offers

Celebrate the holy month of Ramadan in Swiss-Belhotel Seef, with a served Iftar Buffet, starting from April 12th from Sunset to 8PM at 8.9 BD / person

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Sofitel Zallaq Releases New Years Offers!

Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa is glad to share with you their current promotions: -       Luxury Rooms: BHD 45 only with breakfast per...

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FCCIB's Annual General Meeting & Webinar

FCCIB organized a webinar with H.E. Zayed bin Rashid Al Zayani, Minister of Industry, Commerce & Tourism of the Kingdom of Bahrain, as guest speaker

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Gulf Air Resumes Flights from Pakistan

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain 30 May 2020: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, confirms the return of operations out of the Islamic...

Gulf Air flight reductions

Gulf Air confirms that it is complying with the Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) in the Kingdom of Bahrain order to temporarily reduce the flight...

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Gulf Air Opens 70th Anniversary Museum

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain 19 January 2020: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today celebrated the opening of its temporary...

Nice added as new leisure destination

MANAMA: Gulf Air has revealed Nice on the Cote d’azur in France as a new leisure destination. Commencing July 2020, the airline will operate two...

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VIDEO: FCCIB Gala Dinner 2019

Watch the video of FCCIB's 4th Anniversary Gala Dinner, on December 4, 2019 at Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay

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Gulf Air Welcomes New Bahraini Pilots

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain 23 July 2019: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, continues moving forward in keeping Bahrainization...

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BCFC raises $125m loan

MANAMA: Bahrain Commercial Facilities Company (BCFC) has closed a $125 million five-year syndicated loan facility.

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Gulf Air Inaugurates Salalah Route

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 16 June 2019: Gulf Air - the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain – celebrated its inaugural summer service to and...

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Gulf Air Participates in IMEX 2019

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 30 May 2019: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently participated in IMEX 2019, which was held...

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NBB launches online platform

Manama: National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) yesterday announced the expansion of its digital offering with the launch of its latest innovation, Al Watani...

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Gulf Air Hosts its Annual Ramadan Ghabga

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 13 May 2019: The Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, Gulf Air, recently held its annual Ramadan ghabga; which was...

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Carrefour help for the needy

THREE hundred food hampers were distributed to several charities by Carrefour, which is operated in Bahrain by Majid Al Futtaim and the Bahrain Mall. ...

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Check out Mercure's Ramadan Promotions!

Mercure Grand Hotel Seef, member of FCCIB, launched their Ramadan offers & packages for Iftar and Ghabga. Check out the Ramadan Corporate Group...

FCCIB Directory is coming soon!

FCCIB Directory will be released soon. Each representative of the company-member of the Chamber will receive one copy. We sent you your company...

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Discover Oman Air latest promotions

Oman Air just launched new promotions departing fron Bahrain. Fly to Bangalore, Bangkok or Muscat at a lower price in Business & Economy Class.

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BMMI supports the RIA Adult Centre

BMMI recently donated BD12,700 to support the construction of the RIA Adult Centre, which will help differently abled individuals develop crucial life...

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EDB push to attract foreign investment

MANAMA: Key officials at the Economic Development Board (EDB) discussed ways of co-operation with the Foreign Investors Association (FIA) and how to...

Key VAT issues in spotlight

MANAMA: The Bahrain British Business Forum (BBBF) and BDO hosted a meeting at the Gulf Hotel Convention Centre to discuss the upcoming introduction of...

EDB push to attract Indian investments

MUMBAI: The Economic Development Board (EDB) is expecting solid outcomes including foreign direct investment inflows into Bahrain from a three-day...

EDB signs key fintech accord

MUMBAI: Bahrain and the government of the Indian state of Maharashtra have agreed to partner in developing a mutually beneficial ecosystem for...

BBK and GFH in key mortgage accord

MANAMA: BBK has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with GFH Properties, commencing a strategic partnership agreement, through which BBK will...

Start-ups showcase digital solutions

MANAMA: Six start-ups showcased innovative digital solutions ranging from differentiated service experiences, automated payment solutions, and...

Islamic finance issues probed

MANAMA: More than 1,000 industry leaders from the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Europe and America attended the 25th WIBC making it a definitive check...

VAT alert for firms

MANAMA: Companies in Bahrain with sales exceeding BD5 million annually must register with tax authorities before January 1, ahead of the rolling out...

Bahrain ready for new oil bonanza

MANAMA: Bahrain could potentially by this time next year have a company engaged in development of Khaleej Al Bahrain oil and gas field, Oil Minister...

CBB planning new guidelines for banks

MANAMA: The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) is considering guidance covering Islamic windows, investment accounts and whether to develop a benchmark...

«المركزي»: توجه لإصدار «دينار رقمي»

محرر الشؤون الاقتصادية: كشف محافظ مصرف البحرين المركزي، رشيد المعراج عن توجه البحرين لإصدار عملة رقمية (E-Dinar) في المستقبل لمواكبة التطور التقني،...

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Visit of a Fintech Delegation from France

On Tuesday 27th November, FCCIB in cooperation with Business France welcomed to their offices a delegation of 4 French Fintech Companies, for a...

«المركزي»: توجه لإصدار «دينار رقمي»

محرر الشؤون الاقتصادية: كشف محافظ مصرف البحرين المركزي، رشيد المعراج عن توجه البحرين لإصدار عملة رقمية (E-Dinar) في المستقبل لمواكبة التطور التقني،...

Bahrain inflation eases in October

MANAMA: Inflation in Bahrain as measured by Consumer Price Index eased in October by 0.1 per cent from the previous month, shows the latest data from...

EDB ties up with Kaspersky Lab

MANAMA: Bahrain’s Economic Development Board (EDB) has collaborated with Kaspersky Lab to bring cyber security-related course material sourced from...

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Vintech-Sifel

20 - 22 NOVEMBER 2018 at Congrès et Expositions de Bordeaux The international trade show for the wine, fruit and vegetable production sectors

EDB signs major accords with China

HANGZHOU, China: Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) said it has signed major agreements with the Chinese government in the areas of logistics,...

OECD warns of global slowdown

PARIS (AFP) - The global economy has peaked and faces a slowdown driven by international trade tensions and tighter monetary conditions, the...

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Jewellery Arabia 2018

20 - 24 NOVEMBER, 2018 at Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre

Bahrain gears up to host GEC 2019

MANAMA: Bahrain is gearing up to host the 11th Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC) in April 2019, Tamkeen’s chief executive Dr Ebrahim Janahi has...

Push to boost airport safety

A NEW system that will allow pilots to navigate and land safely in difficult weather conditions and low visibility is being rolled out at Bahrain...

Forum spotlight on young professionals

Manama: FinMark Communications, in co-operation with Tamkeen, Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) and Zain Bahrain, is gearing up to hold the next forum of...

A record breaker!

Manama: The fifth edition of Bahrain International Air Show was declared a resounding success yesterday, with record-breaking participation and deals....

VIVA Cash partners with Carrefour

MANAMA: Carrefour Bahrain, which is operated by Majid Al Futtaim, the exclusive franchisee of the Carrefour brand in 38 countries across the Middle...

Gulf Air-Etihad in key agreement

GULF Air and Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways are set to explore deeper co-operation following the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) at the...

Push to improve airport services

KEY contracts aimed at elevating hospitality and healthcare services at Bahrain International Airport (BIA) were awarded on the first day of BIAS...

NBB launches ATM on wheels

MANAMA: National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has launched its first ATM on wheels, bringing cash withdrawal services even closer to its customers, who...

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Piscine Global Europe

13 -16 NOVEMBER 2018 at Eurexpo Lyon The world pool and wellness industry show

Tamkeen backs blockchain forum

MANAMA: Tamkeen has signed up as a strategic partner for the Bahrain FinTech Bay’s global blockchain conference, BlockOn 2018 - Redefining Finance. ...

Scheme launched to accelerate exports

MANAMA: Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister and chairman of the SME Development Board Zayed Alzayani launched a new scheme to boost exports...

Inspiring women to reach for the sky...

A GROUND-BREAKING forum aimed at inspiring young women in the region to take up careers in the aviation and aerospace industries will be held as part...

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Equiphotel Paris

11 - 15 NOVEMBER 2018 at Paris Porte de Versailles All the concepts and trends for the Hotel & Foodservice Industries

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استقبل وزير الصناعة والتجارة والسياحة سعادة السيد زايد بن راشد الزياني بمكتبه صباح اليوم الشيخ محمد بن عبدالله آل خليفة رئيس مجلس إدارة شركة إدارة...

KPMG celebrates 50th anniversary

MANAMA: Audit, tax and advisory firm, KPMG in Bahrain, celebrated its 50 years anniversary in Bahrain during a reception held at The Ritz Carlton...

Perfect pill to swallow

THE impact of blockchain is no longer a matter of imagination and science fiction, writes Richard Singh.

Space agency to take part in BIAS

MANAMA: The National Space Science Agency (NSSA) will be a key participant at the Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) 2018 running from November 14...

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Expoprotection

6 - 8 NOVEMBER 2018 at Paris Porte de Versailles The risk prevention and management exhibition

Explain VAT call

MANAMA: Bahrain's new Value Added Tax (VAT) must be explained to businesses and the public thoroughly before its implementation on January 1, Finance...

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Marjolaine

3 - 11 NOVEMBER 2018 at Paris - Parc Floral - The biggest bio market in France

Islamic Financing

Islamic finance with a technological twist has been given a boost in Bahrain with the creation of a central gathering of like-minded entrepreneurs and...

Implications of VAT in Bahrain probed

MANAMA: More than 200 senior executives from the kingdom’s business community attended a session organised by KPMG in Bahrain to discuss the recently...

Forum to focus on fintech challenges

MANAMA: The Bahrain Association of Banks (BAB) has announced a high-profile line-up of speakers for its annual banking forum, which this year focuses...

New target for green energy

A NEW target has been set to have 10 per cent of renewable energy directed into the national power grid by 2035.

Investments to hit $650m

BAHRAIN’S foreign direct investment (FDI) is forecast to jump 10 times this year compared with a decade ago.

New era of development on the way

Manama: His Majesty King Hamad yesterday stressed Bahrain’s resolve to continue development and progress for a brighter future.

New causeway tender set

RIYADH: Bahrain and Saudi Arabia are putting forward a tender next week for advisory services for a new bridge linking the two states, government...

KPMG set to host VAT seminar

MANAMA: KPMG, a provider of audit, tax and advisory services, said it will host a seminar in Bahrain to showcase key highlights of value-added tax...

Saudi signs $50bn deals at key forum

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia signed deals worth $50 billion yesterday, the first day of a prestigious investment conference dubbed ‘Davos in the Desert’.

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Al Hawaj Clearance Sale 2018

23 - 27 OCTOBER, 2018 at Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre

NBB planning to raise BisB stake

MANAMA: National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) is weighing an acquisition of shares in Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB), both banks said in separate disclosures to...

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SIAL PARIS

21 - 25 OCTOBER 2018 at Paris Nord Villepinte - The Gobal Food Marketplace

Fareed Bader to address major forum

MANAMA: Bader Group chairman and chief executive Fareed Bader has joined the list of speakers at Manama Entrepreneurship Week, being held under the...

Bahrain tech firms honoured

MANAMA: Tamkeen (Labour Fund) chief executive Dr Ibrahim Janahi honoured the winners of Bahrain Tech Awards at a ceremony held on the sidelines of the...