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Bahrain chamber holds seminar on value-added tax

The Industrial Sector Committee of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), in partnership with PricewaterhouseCoopers Bahrain (PwC), held a value-added tax (VAT) seminar last week in Bahrain. Topics covered in the seminar included the central characteristics of VAT, possible VAT treatments of particular industries and VAT compliance and documentation requirements.  Read More »

Bahrain chamber, labor ministry committee looking ahead to Bahraini Women Day

The Ministry of Labor and Social Development sector of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry met last week in Bait Tijar to discuss hosting an exhibition for local, productive families, as well as planning an event to celebrate Bahraini Women Day in December. The joint committee also used the meeting to invite residents to attend Gergaoon, a mid-Ramadan night's celebration. Read More »

Bahrain chamber uses Moscow Halal Expo to promote investment opportunities

The Food and Agriculture sector of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, headed by board member Khalid Al Amin, took part in the Islamic Business Forum - Moscow Halal Expo. The focus of attendees was the unified Halal standard, strengthening the export and import of Halal food, ways to improve Halal food quality and developing access to Halal food from all Islamic states. Read More »

Bahrain chamber discusses Indian Week Exhibition during New Delhi forum

A Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) committee took part in the recent Bahrain-India Forum held in New Delhi and discussed the possibility of hosting an Indian Week Exhibition in Bahrain. The BCCI Promotion, Exhibitions and Conferences committee went to the forum to increase the Bahraini presence in the promotion of and investment in the business environment and events. Read More »

Bahrain Chamber’s Asian committee meets Sri Lankan envoy to fortify relations

The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Asian traders committee (BATC) paid a visit recently to Sri Lanka’s newly appointed ambassador to the Kingdom, A. Saj U. Mendis, at the Sri Lankan embassy in Manama. The contingent, led by vice-treasurer Mohamed Sajid, initiated discussions about elevating the level of trade between Sri Lanka and Bahrain to increase the alliance between the two nations with investment and economic partnerships. Read More »

Bahrain chamber meets with Pakistan ambassador to boost business ties

The Bahrain Asian Traders Committee of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), headed by Vice Treasurer Mohamed Sajid, recently visited the office of Pakistan Ambassador to Bahrain Javed Malik to boost business ties between the two countries. The meeting focused on developing Bahraini-Pakistani business relationships and opportunities for businesses to grow. Read More »

Bahrain chamber holds joint meeting with major companies to discuss the economy

Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) Chairman Khalid Al Moayed joined several BCCI board members and top executives and members of the Joint Committee at a meeting with Bahrain's major companies. Attendees highlighted the country’s economic success despite challenges and discussed the focus of major companies to employ local talent to sustain Bahrain’s economic growth. Read More »

Bahrain chamber committee reasserts its commitment to global involvement

A meeting aimed at discussing the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (BCCI) role in involving Bahrain in global economic events was hosted by the BCCI's promotion, exhibitions and conferences sector committee. The committee discussed its participation at the PR Summit 3 and the 15th Trade Fair of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Member States. Read More »

Gathering in Riyadh focuses on Bahraini-Turkish trade

Bahraini members of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Bahraini-Turkish Joint Business Council, headed by Ahmed Bin Hindi, recently welcomed stakeholders from the Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey (ISPAT) at the Bait Al Tijjar building in Riyadh. Guests included Turkish Ambassador to Bahrain Hatun Demrir and ISPAT Senior Adviser Mustafa Goksu. Read More »