A new $6.6 million warehouse by Indian multinational firm Electrosteel Castings that opened yesterday (February 3) in Bahrain may pave the way for a manufacturing plan in the kingdom, company officials have said. The Bahrain facility will be a
Al Salam Bank Bahrain has launched a new investment savings scheme called Danat Al Salam, which will be available to customers of both Al Salam Bank and BMI Bank. A statement said the savings scheme was the result of a new retail product devel
A raft of new measures are being planned to tackle traffic congestion and other motoring-related problems across Bahrain. Proposals include residents-only parking in certain neighbourhoods, park and ride schemes, a ban on vehicles over a certa
Novo Cinemas, a dominant player in the film exhibition market in the Middle East, has revealed its plans to continue expansion in the region during the course of the year, following the successful launch of its newest state of the art movie th
Got a long weekend ahead and failed to plan a trip because you didn’t know? Wego, a leading travel search site in the Asia Pacific and Middle East, has put together a Public Holiday calendar for 2016 to make planning holidays more simple.
Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air is planning to expand in Saudi Arabia and explore other markets to compensate for cancelled flights to and from Iran. The impact from the cancellation of Iran flights will be compensated by extending o
Iran has set up an aggressive growth plan to boost green energies as a key sustainability factor as part of the economic diversification goal under its sixth Development Plan, according to Frost & Sullivan.
UAE-based telecom provider du has simplified communications for UAE tourists with the introduction of the brand new Tourist Plan for the country visitors.
Now those visiting the UAE can take advantage of all the benefits of a specially
Bahrain's rapidly growing population is posing a major challenge for health authorities. According to official statistics, Bahrain’s population reached 1,253,191 in 2013, with expatriates making up 50.94 per cent of the population, s
A charitable society wants to turn a block in Jaw into a commercial venture and use the rent money to help 14 underprivileged Bahraini families in the area. The Jaw Charity Fund approached the Southern Municipal Council yesterday asking for su