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British Ambassador meets with new CPISP recipient bound for the UK

By: Ava GarbuttPosted on 20/10/2016Categories: Education

British Ambassador H.E. Mr. Simon Martin received at his residence at the British Embassy the latest recipient of the Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Program (CPISP) 2016 scholarships. Ambassador Martin congratulated the student for receiving the Crown Prince’s scholarship, praising the CPISP’s efforts to provide outstanding students the opportunity to study at top international universities and […]

BDO Bahrain – Presentation on Changes in VAT in the GCC

By: Exec OfficePosted on 18/10/2016Categories: Financial

Changes in VAT in the GCC discussed at Bahrain British Business Forum’s Networking Lunch Meeting   For more details on the presentation click on link  bdo-vat-seminar-oct-2016-bbbf Keynote Speaker Mr. Arshad Gadit, BDO Bahrain Partner Assurance and Business Advisory, briefed the members of the BBBF about the upcoming VAT changes and its impact on Bahrain and other GCC […]

Oasis Training in Bahrain is pleased to offer FREE workshop activities

By: Exec OfficePosted on 15/08/2016Categories: News
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Oasis Training in Bahrain is pleased to offer FREE workshop activities that will count towards CPD for CII qualification holders.  CPD ensures that you, as a CII/PFS member, keep your skills and knowledge up-to-date and, in turn, remain competent to perform your job. All CII-qualified members are obliged to comply with the scheme’s requirements.   For […]

Investcorp and its partners complete IPO of L’azurde after steering company towards growth

By: Exec OfficePosted on 29/06/2016Categories: News

Investcorp and its partners complete IPO of L’azurde after steering company towards growth First majority private equity-owned business in Saudi Arabia to list on the Tadawul Riyadh, June 29 2016 – Investcorp, a global provider and manager of alternative investment products, (“the Firm”), today announced the successful listing of its Gulf Opportunity Fund I portfolio […]

The Bahrain Society – UK

By: Exec OfficePosted on 15/05/2016Categories: BBBF
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 37 members of the UK  Bahrain Society visit Bahrain.   The BBBF were very honoured to receive the society at their May  lunch meeting where by the Society’s  Chairman, Brigadier Peter Sincock MBE gave a short speech on the Societies activities.  For more information on the society please visit their website  bahrainsociety.com Membership of the […]

Nass Corporation’s flagship company, Nass Contracting – Major Infrastructure projects get go-ahead

By: BBBF AdminPosted on 15/12/2015Categories: Construction
Officials of Electricity and Water Authority with Nass Contracting during the contract signing ceremony; Centre: Sh. Nawaf Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, Chief Executive of EWA shakes hand with Mr. Sameer Nass, Chairman of Nass Corporation.

With massive Bahrain infrastructure projects in the pipeline, Nass Contracting Company (a subsidiary of Nass Corporation BSC) recently signed contracts for major roads and water sector projects. Nass Corporation’s flagship company, Nass Contracting recently inked deals for two water transmission projects with the Electricity and Water Authority totalling USD 126 million. “Our contract involves the […]

SYSPROVE CONSULTING – 2 September 2015

By: BBBF AdminPosted on 23/09/2015Categories: ICT
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Leading strategic IT consultancy firm hosts breakfast presentation with speakers from Norton Rose Fulbright and Tamkeen  Bahrain, 2 September 2015: Sysprove Consulting, a leading business process and strategic IT consultancy in the Kingdom of Bahrain, today hosted a breakfast presentation to the country’s industry leaders at the Capital Club in Bahrain Financial Harbour. Sysprove Consulting […]

CPISP Organises lecture on employment for student candidates

By: BBBF AdminPosted on 02/08/2015Categories: Education
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The Crown Prince’s International Scholarship Programme (CPISP) organised a lecture at the Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) on “Preparing for the Job Market & Career Opportunities”, as part of the training and functions organised for the student candidates applying for next year’s scholarships. Mr. Cameron Mirza, Head of Projects at the Ministry of […]