The Kingdom of Bahrain


Today, the Bahrain economy is one of the strongest in the Middle East and recognised as the fastest growing, the government having wisely diversified the focus from its oil dependence early. It has attracted investment from many large multinational firms. It is also a popular tourist destination attracting over 8 million people each year, including large numbers of regional visitors.


  • Main trading gateway
  • Diverse economies
  • Financial centre of the Middle East
  • 400 Banks
  • 140 insurance companies