The Bahrain All Share Index (BASI) in Manama gained 0.10% to close at . Shares of Aluminium Bahrain, known as Alba, posted the largest advance, ending 0.90% higher at BD0.555. Bahrain Telecom or Batelco declined half a per cent to BD0.392. Year-to-date the BASI has lost a fith of its value. Bahrain still suffers from the unrest in February/March, but the government has taken steps to ease tensions and to punish those security personel which are responsible for killings of demonstrators. Only a quarter of Bahrain's hotel rooms are occupied.
Ahli Bank posts 9-month net profit of QR503.5mn
Ahli Bank has posted a net profit of QR503.5mn for nine months up to September, thus “maintaining its underlying performance” as against the corresponding period of 2015.
The bank’s balance sheet gr
Mega projects drive insurance growth in Qatar’
Mege projects and this is why, as an international company, we are interested in Qatar,” country head Salim Mansour told Gulf Times on the sidelines of the opening of AXA’s new shop at The Pearl. The