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Oil rises to $81 on China rate cut, possible Opec move

Brent crude oil rose to near $81 a barrel on Friday after China cut interest rates and on speculation that Opec could agree next week to reduce oil production. China's central bank cut its benchmark interest rates for the firs

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BCFC closes $53m floating rate notes issuance

Bahrain Commercial Facilities Company has closed a US$53 million floating rate, unsecured note issuance due in 2019. Arab Banking Corporation (ABC) was the sole lead manager, while Trowers & Hamlins acted as lead counsel to th

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Gold holds above $1,200, bearish sentiment prevails

Gold held above $1,200 an ounce on Tuesday, retaining most of its sharp overnight gains following a bout of profit-taking in the dollar, but optimism over the US economy and possibility of higher rates kept investors wary. Spot go

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Sharp rise in divorce rates in Bahrain

Divorce rates in Bahrain were higher last year than at anytime in the past five years, according to the latest figures. The Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Ministry statistics, revealed by lawyer Huda Al Shaer, show that f

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GCC inflation rates up on higher housing prices

Inflation rates jumped across GCC states between 1.21 per cent and 3.1 per cent in the six months ending June this year, driven by higher housing and utility costs. The latest inflation figures issued by the Statistical Centre for

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GCC inflation rates up on higher housing prices

Inflation rates jumped across GCC states between 1.21 per cent and 3.1 per cent in the six months ending June this year, driven by higher housing and utility costs. The latest inflation figures issued by the Statistical Centre for

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Alert over surge in diabetes rate in Bahrain

Bahrain has one of the highest rates of diabetes prevalence in the world, said its Health Ministry. According to new figures released by the ministry yesterday (August 17), 15.4 per cent of Bahrainis aged over 20 suffer from diabetes, s

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UAE, Bahrain top in 'payroll to people' rate

UAE and Bahrain are among the top ranked countries with the highest payroll to population (P2P) rate, with 59 per cent and 53 per cent, respectively, as many people work directly for the government or government-owned entities, said a report.

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UAE, Bahrain top in 'payroll to people' rate

UAE and Bahrain are among the top ranked countries with the highest payroll to population (P2P) rate, with 59 per cent and 53 per cent, respectively, as many people work directly for the government or government-owned entities, said a report.

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UAE, Bahrain top in 'payroll to people' rate

UAE and Bahrain are among the top ranked countries with the highest payroll to population (P2P) rate, with 59 per cent and 53 per cent, respectively, as many people work directly for the government or government-owned entities, said a report.

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