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News Bahrain: Bahrain sees 'growing interest' from Chinese tech firms

News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/20/bahrain-sees-growing-interest-from-chinese-tech-firms.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

The Kingdom of Bahrain has been receiving more attention from Chinese e-commerce companies as it diversifies its economy away from oil. There's "growing interest" from China's tech sector, said Simon ...

News Bahrain: VIDEO: Water taxis set to strengthen tourism in Bahrain

News source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/402342/VIDEO-Water-taxis-set-to-strengthen-tourism-in-Bahrain
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

WATER taxis have started operating in Bahrain as part of a major project to boost tourism and introduce an alternate form of public transportation. Authorities have identified and licensed 13 location...

News Bahrain: Bahrain to attempt to break world record for female drivers

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/middleeast/bahrain-to-attempt-to-break-world-record-for-female-drivers/ar-BBNAUX7?li=BBqrVLO
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Bahrain could be about to join the Guinness Book of World Records… Bahrain will attempt to break the world record for the largest ever women-only car parade this year. 250 women are expected to take p...

News Bahrain: Bahrain Art Week Paris An Expressive Epiphany – Paul Carter Robinson

News source: http://www.artlyst.com/features/bahrain-art-week-paris-expressive-epiphany-paul-carter-robinson/
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Bahrain Art Week, Paris provided an excellent opportunity to see and experience, first hand the talents of seventeen artists from varying age groups hailing from this small yet vibrant Gulf State. Hel...

News Bahrain: Bahrain 9th most visited country by per capita, says study

News source: http://www.newsofbahrain.com/bahrain/47162.html
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

Manama : Bahrain is the ninth most visited country as measured by per capita, according to a study conducted by TravelMag.com. The Kingdom receives 3000 visitors per annum every year. It fares as one ...

News Bahrain: Bahrain residents gather ‘to rebuild Kerala’

News source: http://www.newsofbahrain.com/bahrain/47200.html
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Several ideas as to how flood-hit Kerala can be rebuilt, which were brainstormed yesterday during a meeting held by concerned Bahrain residents, will soon be presented to the Kerala Chief Minister and ...

News Bahrain: US report praises Bahrain's gains against militancy

News source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/402105/US-report-praises-Bahrains-gains-against-militancy-
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

BAHRAIN’S security forces continue to face threats from militants within the country, according to a new report. Recording an increase in extremist activities in the kingdom last year, the US State De...

News Bahrain: Bahrain's Investcorp makes first foray into China

News source: https://www.arabianbusiness.com/banking-finance/404734-wknd-bahrains-investcorp-makes-first-foray-into-china
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Bahrain-listed Investcorp will invest as much as $250 million in its first investment in China, the company announced this week. Investcorp will partner with China Everbright Limited, a sovereign-back...

News Bahrain: Bahrain-Saudi Arabia causeway construction begin on USD 4 billion in 2021

News source: https://steelguru.com/infra/bahrain-saudi-arabia-causeway-construction-begin-on-usd-4-billion-in-2021/521335
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

Construction Week Online reported that construction on the billion-dollar King Hamad Causeway that will connect Bahrain to Saudi Arabia will start in 2021. Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Bahrain ...

News Bahrain: Bahrain Airport Company celebrates Saudi National Day

News source: https://www.bna.bh/en/news?cms=q8FmFJgiscL2fwIzON1%2bDvayY271MWfBtINDDoYOC5E%3d
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

Manama, Sept. 22 (BNA): Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the operator and managing body of Bahrain International Airport, welcomed Saudi visitors arriving to the Kingdom of Bahrain through Bahrain Inter...

News Bahrain: Tight could prove right for Bahrain

News source: http://www.petroleum-economist.com/articles/politics-economics/middle-east/2018/tight-could-prove-right-for-bahrain
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

The small kingdom has the distinction of being the first Gulf state to make an oil discovery—back in 1932. The intervening period has been less exciting in oil terms, only able to pump just below 50,0...

News Bahrain: Bahrain Launches GCC's First Biometric Payment System

News source: https://www.albawaba.com/business/bahrain-launches-gccs-first-biometric-payment-system-1188252
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

Customers at Bahrain-headquartered Ithmaar Bank will soon be able to use just their fingerprint and pin number to take money out of cash points, dispensing with the need to carry their bank cards with ...