Saturday 1 August 2015
Economic zone

Bahrain traders demand special status for souq

Traders in Bahrain’s Manama souq have demanded the area be treated as a special economic zone to help it regain its glory as well as gain exemption from municipal taxes and reduce utility charges, said a top official. "


GFH to establish economic zone in Syria

Bahrain-based Gulf Finance House (GFH) has signed a memorandum of understanding to develop an economic zone, power projects and phosphate mines in Syria. GFH signed the MoU with the Syrian Investment Authority (SIA), on 


Dubai World in $800m Senegal economic zone deal

Dubai World Group's Jafza subsidiary signed an $800 million deal on Monday to build and run a special economic zone in Senegal. This is the latest in a series of Arab investments in the West African country. Dubai World chairman Su


GFH to develop $10bn India zone

Bahraini Islamic investment bank Gulf Finance House said on Friday it had signed a deal to develop a $10 billion economic development zone near Mumbai to tap booming sectors such as energy and telecommunications. The zone, located in an a

 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events