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GFH scoops Best Islamic Investment Bank award at WIBC 2019

Manama, Dec. 4 -- GFH Financial Group (GFH) has won Best Islamic Investment Bank award in the Performance Awards 2019 category during gala dinner of the 26th Annual World Islamic Banking Conference (W... Read More


BisB will emerge even stronger after NBB acquisition, says Moody's

Bahrain, Dec. 4 -- MANAMA - National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) bid to acquire 100 per cent of Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) will give new impetus to BisB, thanks to the strong base of NBB. National Bank o... Read More


Another financial crisis is in the offing?

Bahrain, Dec. 4 -- MANAMA - The global banking community has been urged to take appropriate, precautionary and practical steps to face the possible economic crisis in 2020. "Many analysts expect the ... Read More


GFH plans to invest $200m in private education sector

Manama, Dec. 2 -- With launch of Britus Education, a K-12 education platform, the Gulf Finance House (GFH) Group announced to invest $200million initially in private education sector. Britus Educatio... Read More


Over 1000 delegates to attend the WIBC 2019

Bahrain, Dec. 2 -- Manama - The stage is set for the 26th World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) on Tuesday at the Gulf Hotel on Tuesday with over 1000 delegates in attendance including regulators, i... Read More


Tatweer Petroleum 3MW Solar Power Plant becomes operational

MANAMA, Nov. 26 -- Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Oil, inaugurated Tatweer Petroleum's 3-Megawatt Solar Power Plant, in Sakhir. The event was attended by Dr. Abdulhussain Mirza, P... Read More


Mentorship is a key for human capital development

Manama, Nov. 26 -- Mentorship Forum Middle East has launched its first annual event dedicated to building awareness and promoting the adoption of mentorship across the GCC's top corporates in order to... Read More


Khalid Humaidan becomes Chairman of Fintech Bay

Manama, Nov. 26 -- Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB) has announced the appointment of Khalid Humaidan as the new chairman of the board, succeeding Khalid Al Rumaihi. BFB would like to convey its appreciation ... Read More


Russian goods, services exhibition concludes

Manama, Nov. 26 -- The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) represented by its Food Wealth Committee and in cooperation with Russia Mufties Council inaugurated a Russian goods and Services ... Read More


Iran emerges as an effective force through proxy wars

MANAMA, Nov. 23 -- While the conventional military balance remains heavily in favour of the US and its allies, Iran has tipped the balance of effective force in the Middle East to its advantage. "Ira... Read More