A plan to make it easier to move goods from Bahrain to other countries is to be discussed at a seminar organised by the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), said a report.
The BCCI will be hosting the two-day Implement
China plans to scrap its decade-old iron ore import licensing system this year, an industry source said on Thursday, a move that may further lift imports in a market that takes two-thirds of the world's international iron ore trade.
Bahrain will build a BD6 billion ($15.5 billion) industrial city covering 95 sq km, which will increase the country's GDP by 20 per cent and will offer 24,000 job opportunities, said a top government official.
It would be buil
Bahrain is pushing ahead with plans to construct a new "Exhibition City" following an increase of 40 per cent last year in the kingdom’s exhibitions industry last year over 2011, said a senior government official.
Bahrain will support initiatives, steps and events by national companies and investors that aim to revitalise the commercial sector and provide more diverse services to customers, said a senior government official.
Industry and Co
Bahrain will exert all efforts to develop Bahraini and Brazilian economic relations, particularly in light of available investment opportunities in both countries, said a top business official.
Establishing a council for Bahraini and Brazi
Around 2,000 delegates and hundreds of business leaders from around the world will share their opinions on entrepreneurship at the ongoing sixth Global Competitiveness Forum (GCF) in Riyadh.
GCF is organised by the Saudi Arabian General In
A proposed GCC "union" will be an important economic turning point, Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) chief executive Ibrahim Al Lingawi said.
A BCCI study on the benefits of a "union" for Bahrain's economy shows that citizen
Months of political unrest in Yemen have cost its industrial and trade sectors at least $17 billion, the Saudi state news agency reported on Wednesday, quoting the deputy chairman of the Yemeni Chamber of Commerce as saying.
Losses in the
Dubai Trade, the premier trade facilitator under Dubai World, and Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), have signed an agreement to integrate the bank's Direct Debit Services with the portal’s e-payment gateway Rosoom.
The partnership will enable