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Bahrain plans $738m power projects

Manama, July 12, 2014

Three major power plants costing BD280 million ($738 million) will be constructed Bahrain, said a senior government official.

The planned 400-220kV plants will be built in the Hidd, Umm Al Hassam and Riffa districts of the kingdom, Minister of State for Electricity and Water Affairs Dr Abdulhussain Mirza was quoted as saying in the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication.

He said the project will be the first to be financed by Kuwait under the GCC Development Programme.

He pointed out that arrears dropped from BD148 million in November last year to BD132 million in February. – TradeArabia News Service

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