Injaz Bahrain has set a target to reach 20,000 students for the spring semester 2015/16 period, it has emerged. In a statement, the organisation, which focuses on economic empowerment of the youth, also said more than 700 volunteers were requi
Turkish Airlines has asked Iran's aviation authority for permission to increase the number of its flights to Iran, the airline's general manager said on Friday, looking to benefit from the lifting of Western sanctions against its neigh
A surge in insurance activity with a growth in gross premiums is expected to unfold across the GCC over the next five to 10 years, said Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) executive director of financial institutions supervision Abdul Rahman Al Bake
Iran, boosting oil exports after the lifting of sanctions, is talking of a need to recoup its market share, making the Opec member a challenge to any deal among producers to fix a supply glut, Opec sources said on Thursday.
Bahrain’s economy generated more jobs in the past three months with 2,726 new businesses being opened employing more than 22,000 workers, according to a report. “The total number of employees in the kingdom grew by six per cent in
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.
Bahrain and Bangladesh have signed two agreements on avoiding double taxation and fiscal evasion concerning taxes on income, and promoting and protecting mutual investments. The agreements were concluded as part of the visit by Bangladeshi For
New fees, including a proposed tax on factory emissions, have been put forward by the Bahrain government’s finance head as a way of reducing Bahrain’s reliance on oil revenue. Finance Minister Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa w
The UAE and Palestine have signed a deal in the field of agriculture and animal and fish farming.
The memorandum of understanding, signed by the UAE Minister of Environment and Water Dr Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad a
At least 10 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Bahrain are expected to benefit from a novel kind of business platform held at Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and industry (BCCI). The ‘SME Majlis’ (Meet the Big Boys) was an opportun