Numbers of passengers flying into Bahrain dropped by 16 per cent last year due to the unrest in the country and instability in the Arab region, said a report.
The number of people leaving Bahrain International Airport also declined by 15 p
Arig, one of the largest Arab-owned, professional reinsurance providers in the region, suffered a loss of $7.4 million in the third quarter compared to a profit of $14.3 million for the same period last year.
Nominal investment returns and
Gulf states least affected by regional turmoil are likely to see a boost in tourism, analysts said on Tuesday, with the United Arab Emirates outperforming other destinations.
'Dubai has benefitted drastically, with high occupancy rates