Bahrain's Business Environment


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Bahrain's Business Environment

Philip Dew (Consultant Editor)



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A guide to the economic initiatives attracting foreign investors to Bahrain. It emphasizes the Kingdom's role as a regional financial hub. It provides overviews of key sectors including natural resources, manufacturing, telecommunications and property, and an explanation of the legal and regulatory framework, banking, finance, and accounting.

This definitive guide to the economic initiatives now attracting foreign investors to Bahrain emphasises the Kingdom's role as a regional financial hub. This book provides overviews of key sectors and a clear explanation of the legal and regulatory framework, banking, finance, accounting, taxation and commercial practices essential for foreign investors and business partners. Drawing on key contributions from local and international experts, this guide is an essential resource for all organisations and investors engaged in Bahrain.


ISBN 1846730864
ISBN13 9781846730863
Publisher GMB Publishing Limited
Format Paperback
Publication date 16/06/2008
Pages 135
Weight (grammes) 260
Published in United Kingdom
Height (mm) 244
Width (mm) 170

Shaikh Mohammed bin Essa Al-Khalifa, Chief Executive of the Bahrain Economic Development Board
H.E. Jamie Bowden, British Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain
Mr. Yusuf Mohamed Jameel, Charge d'Affaires at the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United Kingdom
About the Contributors
PART ONE: Background to the Market
1.1 The Political Environment
1.2 Economic Background
1.3 The Business Environment
1.4 International Trade
PART TWO: Legal and Regulatory Framework
2.1 Legalities, Policies and Procedures for Doing Business
2.2 Corporate Governance
2.3 The Legal Environment and Settlement of Disputes
2.4 Employment Law
2.5 Commercial Agency Law
2.6 Regulation of Banking and Financial Services
2.7 Trust Law
2.8 Forms of Intellectual Property and Their Registration
2.9 Real Estate Law
2.10 The Environment
PART THREE: Finance Issues
3.1 Accounting, Auditing and Taxation
3.2 Banking, Finance and Insurance
3.3 Islamic Banking and Finance
3.4 The Insurance Environment
3.5 Regulation of Takaful
3.6 Bahrain Stock Exchange