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What opportunities does the Logistics Services Sector Strategy 2022-26 present, and what can be done to catalyse private investment in key projects?

How will the Industrial Sector Strategy 2022-26 support small businesses, and what can be done to facilitate their integration into global value chains?

In October 2021 the government launched a reform and investment programme in line with Bahrain Economic Vision 2030, the country’s long-term development and diversification framework. The package had five pillars: the revised Fiscal Balance Programme (FBP), labour market reforms, regulatory reforms, a strategic projects plan aiming to attract $30bn in investment and a priority...

As countries around the world continue to recover from the economic challenges of Covid-19, it is paramount for government leaders to implement sound policies and develop strategies that will see a return to the level of stability we experienced before the pandemic.

Bahrain has long taken a liberal approach to international trade and investment policy, which it conducts largely in line with its partners in the GCC, especially neighbouring Saudi Arabia. Historically, its closest foreign relations outside the region have been with the US and the UK. Initially built around the defence industry, these ties have expanded over the years to areas such as...

Bahrain has long taken a liberal approach to international trade and investment policy, which it conducts largely in line with its partners in the GCC, especially neighbouring Saudi Arabia. Historically, its closest foreign relations beyond the region have been with the US and the UK. Initially built around the defence industry, over the years these relations have expanded to...

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