Bahrain Bourse (BHB) has launched the Bahrain Islamic Index, which includes stocks of listed companies that go in line with shari’ah compliance.
The ceremony was held yesterday (September 14) in the prese
The Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region had the greatest gain in the food security index with a 2.4-point increase from last year, according to the 2015 Global Food Security Index.
Despite the rapid stri
Bahrain has some of the best healthcare services in the world, according to a new global quality of life index.
Numbeo, the world’s largest database of user-generated content about cities and countries, found that only Japan
The consumer price index in Bahrain dropped by 0.6 per cent to 122.8 points last month compared with 123.6 in March last year.
The index had risen by 2.2 per cent last month to 122.8 points, from 120.1 in April last year, said a r
Morphing buildings and mass collaboration were among the top trends revealed by design gurus for the future, according to a poll commissioned to mark the 25th anniversary of Index, a top event for architect and design industry.
The GCC tiles market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of more than 10-12 per cent until 2020, driven by over 10,000 projects under construction or in the design and planning stage, a report said.
The tiles mark
Index provider MSCI said that it would launch standalone equity indexes for Saudi Arabian stocks from June 1 along with a number of other regional benchmarks in the Middle East.
So far, MSCI only had provisional indexes covering t
Leading media marketing company OMD has topped a media networks index in both the Middle East and North Africa region and across the world.
The fifth annual Effie Effectiveness Index ranking are based on the finalist and winner da
Bahrain was ranked 18th in the 2015 Islamic Growth Markets Investment Index which ranks countries' investment potential relatively within the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation (OIC) member states.
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Jeddah is the most environmentally sustainable city in the Middle East, according to the inaugural Sustainable Cities Index from Arcadis, a leading global natural and build asset design and consultancy firm.
The Index, which was p