Bahrain's Batelco names new CEO
Bahrain's Batelco BTEL.BH has appointed Alan Whelan as group chief executive, the state-run telecommunications operator said on Wednesday, nearly 11 months after its former CEO quit.
Bahrain's Khaleeji Commercial, Bank Al Khair drop merger plans
Bahrain's Khaleeji Commercial Bank and unlisted Bank Al Khair have dropped their plan to merge after failing to agree on terms, Khaleeji said in a bourse statement.
Ocean floor search for missing Malaysia plane cut short again
The search for a Malaysia Airlines jetliner deep in the Indian Ocean was again cut short on Wednesday when technical problems forced a U.S. Navy underwater drone to surface without finding anything, officials said.