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News Bahrain » Economy: UPDATE 1-Bahrain c.bank says growth may accelerate but warns on budget deficit

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/bahrain-economy-cenbank/update-1-bahrain-c-bank-says-growth-may-accelerate-but-warns-on-budget-deficit-idUSL8N1QA289?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

MANAMA, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Bahrain’s central bank governor said on Tuesday that the country’s economic growth might accelerate because of the recovery of oil prices since mid-2017, but he warned that the government needed to be careful about its budget ...

News Bahrain » Economy: 'Tourism renaissance’ planned to help boost economy

News channel or source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/318537/Tourism-renaissance’-planned-to-help-boost-economy
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

MANAMA: Bahrain is planning a ‘tourism renaissance’ to help boost the economy, it was revealed yesterday. His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa met His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince ...

News Bahrain » Economy: Bahrain's economy now fastest growing in the Gulf region

News channel or source: http://www.arabianbusiness.com/politics-economics/389786-bahrains-economy-now-fastest-growing-in-the-gulf-region
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The rate of growth of Bahrain’s non-oil economy reached 4.8 percent in the first nine months of 2017, outperforming previous expectations, according to the Bahrain Economic Development Board’s (EDB) Bahrain Economic Quarterly. According to figures ...

News Bahrain » Economy: EXCLUSIVE: Bahrain fund considering investment in $100bn tech fund

News channel or source: https://www.meed.com/exclusive-bahrain-sovereign-considering-investment-100bn-tech-fund/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Despite predictions of a slowdown in growth elsewhere in the region, the UAE’s economy is expected to gain further momentum this year ...provides unrivalled access and insight into the plans and activities of the region’s leading decision makers.

News Bahrain » Economy: Bahrain Attracts $733 Million New Investments in 2017: EDB

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/other/bahrain-attracts-24733-million-new-investments-in-2017-edb/ar-BBJkLMr
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) on Sunday announced a record year for inward investment in 2017, having attracted 71 new companies to Bahrain with investments amounting to $733 million. This is expected to increase job creation by those ...

News Bahrain » Economy: Focus: Destination Bahrain

News channel or source: https://www.thestatesman.com/travel/focus-destination-bahrain-1502587897.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

(August 2014). India and Bahrain have had economic and trade relations for over several centuries; these relations received fresh impetus from the oil boom of the early seventies. Relative prosperity and higher standard of living in Bahrain boosted global ...

News Bahrain » Economy: Bahrain economy records 4.8 percent growth in 2017

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096474828/Bahrain-economy-records-48-percent-growth-in-2017?src=RSS
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

(MENAFN) The Bahrain Economic Development Board's (EDB) Bahrain Economic Quarterly has found 2017's first nine month to have brought about 4.8 percent growth in non-oil economy. Bahrain's boost in non-oil economy for 2017 is forecast in the report's ...

News Bahrain » Economy: Exciting line-up for Bahrain's Spring of Culture festival

News channel or source: http://www.tradearabia.com/news/TTN_336932.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The announcement was made at a press conference on February 18 by the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA), the Economic Development Board (EDB), the Shaikh Ebrahim bim Mohammed Al Khalifa Center for Culture and Research, in collaboration ...

News Bahrain » Economy: Bahrain EDB attracts $733 million of investments in record year

News channel or source: http://cpifinancial.net/news/post/44270/bahrain-edb-attracts-733-million-of-investments-in-record-year
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

This is the result of a significant joint effort between the EDB and our partner public sector organisations to realise Bahrain’s Economic Vision 2030 and drive forward our transition into a diversified economy that harnesses the productivity of our ...

News Bahrain » Economy: Aluminium to contribute 15pct to Bahrain economy – Mr Tim Murray

News channel or source: https://steelguru.com/metal/aluminium-to-contribute-15pct-to-bahrain-economy-mr-tim-murray/501810
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Trade Arabia reported that Bahrain’s aluminium industry will account for 15 to 16% of the kingdom’s gross domestic product with the beginning of the commercial operations of Aluminium Bahrain’s brownfield Line 6 Expansion Project next year.