Tag: Entrepreneurship

Coral reef for sale…

Coral reef for sale…

13 May, '0731 Comments

This morning’s Al-Wasat greets us with the fantastic news that the country (or someone in it) is going to be richer by almost one billion Dollars as it is (considering? selling? sold? given? gifted?) selling one of the largest constellations of coral reefs 20kms to the north of the main island. Fasht Al-Jarem is one […]

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Gulf Air, time for a name change?

Gulf Air, time for a name change?

7 May, '0723 Comments

Bahrain now officially owns Gulf Air, well, within 6 months anyway, once they divvied up the assets, so will it by then hire some bright spark branding company and spends millions of Dinars to change the name to it’s national flag? Will it then be called “Bahrain Air” and leave a rich heritage of decades […]

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Seef IPO

Seef IPO

22 Apr, '0739 Comments

Are you going to get a piece of this: Good luck if you are, I know that I will try to. I’m just a bit hesitant though when 30% of the Seef Mall (or is it Seef Properties in full) is actually owned by limited income families, bestowed upon them by his majesty the king […]

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Transporting humans

Transporting humans

18 Apr, '0721 Comments

A few months ago, the Ministry of Labour meekly suggested that workers should be transported in covered vehicles, they meant buses I assume, which should be adequately air conditioned. So canny businessmen slapped on some plywood boards around the back of 6-wheel trucks and shoved all their labourers in there. That should have been enough […]

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New Colours

15 Apr, '073 Comments

Michael is out of it. So I suppose it’s high time I should be out of my sulking at his departure and get re-involved in the sport I love. Time to snap out of it! I’ve been prevaricating as to who should gain my support henceforth, the Prancing Horse has always been my favourite since […]

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