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Gulf Air, Dubai Aerospace Enterprise sign agreement
Manama, Nov. 13 (BNA): Gulf Air, Bahrain’s national carrier, and Dubai Aerospace Enterprise Ltd. (DAE) have signed an aircraft lease agreement for five Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft scheduled to enter the Gulf carrier’s fleet in 2018.
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Government Treasury Bills issue 1678 oversubscribed
Manama, Nov. 13 (BNA): The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announced that this week’s BD 70 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 128%.
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Bahrain-Egypt economic ties reviewed
Manama, Nov. 13 (BNA): Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister Zayed R. Alzayani has received the CEO of Egypt’s Small and Medium Enterprise Development Authority, Nevine Gamea, in presence of Egyptian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Soha Ibrahim Rifaat and CEO of Bahrain Authority for Tourism and Exhibitions Shaikh Khalid bin Humoud Al Khalifa.
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Bahrain hosts major banking conference
Manama, Nov. 13 (BNA): Under the auspices of the Central Bank of Bahrain, Bahrain has hosted the AAOIFI–World Bank annual conference in Manama where the participants discussed key topics.
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GFH records net profit Q 3 of US$87.23 m
Manama, Nov. 12 (BNA): GFH Financial Group ("GFH") announced a net profit attributable to shareholders of US$87.23 million for the nine months of the year ended 30 September 2017, representing a 2108% increase from US$3.95 million in the first nine months of 2016. The Group reported a consolidated net profit of US$91.04 million for the period, an increase of 839% from a consolidated net profit of US$9.70 million for the comparable prior-year period.
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Bahrain Bourse daily trading performance
Manama, Nov. 12 (BNA): Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,264.24 points marking a decrease of 3.34 points below the previous closing .
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Gulf Air signs $1.9 billion purchase agreement
Manama, Nov. 12 (BNA): Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, and CFM International have today signed an agreement for the purchase of 58 LEAP-1A engines to power 17 Airbus A321neo and 12 A320neo aircraft and an additional 7 spare engines to support the operation.
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Bahrain hosts UNDP's youth leadership programme
Manama, Nov. 12 (BNA): The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Bahrain has organized the Youth Leadership Programme (YLP) for the first time in Bahrain.
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Bahrain to host MENA Pensions Conference
Jeddah, Nov. 12 (BNA): A multi-regional experts panel at the 2017 MENA Pensions Conference will examine the landscape and new trends of pension fund and institutional investment portfolios.
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Bahrain-Russia economic cooperation hailed
Manama, Nov.11 (BNA): The overall volume of trade exchanges between Bahrain and Russia has so far soared by 292 per cent (292%) to exceed $60 million, up from $15.3 million over the past two years.
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