The outlook on Bahrain's retail banking system remains negative, reflecting the fragile operating environment, leading to slow economic growth prospects and heightened downside risks over the 12-18 month outlook period, said a report.
The outlook on Bahrain's banking system remains negative, but any systemic risks will be mitigated by the domestic retail banks' healthy liquidity and relatively strong capital positions, a Moody's Investors Service report said.
The conditions in the shipping industry is likely to worsen in the next one and half years mainly due to a steady oversupply of vessels, according to a report by Moody's.
The rating agency in an 'Industry Outlook Update' published on Wedn
Standard & Poor's has revised its outlook on Saudi-based Saad Group and related entities, to negative from stable owing to its view of increased real estate exposure resulting in reduced liquidity and geographic diversity of its port