Batelco Group announces half year 2014 profit of BD24.9m
For the first six months of the year, the Batelco Group reported net profit of BD24.9M (US$66.0M) versus BD25.3M (USD67.1M) for the corresponding period in 2013, a slight decrease of 1% year over year and a 28% decrease since last quarter.
Bahrain firm to develop mixed-used project in Dubailand
Gulf Finance House (GFH), the Bahrain-based Islamic investment bank, has signed a land sale agreement with Dubai Properties Group (DPG) to establish a new mixed-use residential development in its Dubailand district.
Number of deaths in Iraq falls sharply in July, U.N. says
Violence killed 1,737 people, mostly civilians, in Iraq in July, when Sunni insurgents seized large swathes of land in the north, United Nations figures showed.