NO. 43


Financial and Banking News

Regional Banking

Bahraini Commercial Banks Show Improved Performance

The five Bahrainicommercial banks which are partly or wholly-owned by local interests have allreported their results for 1989, and all except Al-Ahli Commercial Bank showedimproved profits on 1988. There are 19 commercial banks in Bahrain, but onlythose which are wholly or partly owned by local interests are obliged to maketheir accounts publicly available. Bahrain...