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Bahrain News - Business, Taxation & Offshore

Qatar To Introduce GCC Sin Tax

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Friday, February 17, 2017

Qatar is planning to introduce a sin tax on luxury items and products that are "harmful to human health and the environment," in line with the unified agreement among Gulf Cooperation Council member states.Read Full Story


Bahrain, US Sign FATCA Agreement

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Monday, January 23, 2017

Bahrain has signed an agreement to implement the US Foreign Account Taxpayer Compliance Act with the United States.Read Full Story



Oman Confirms Participation In GCC VAT From 2018

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Oman is the latest Gulf Cooperation Council territory to confirm its participation in the bloc's value-added tax project. Read Full Story


Governments Easing Tax And Regulation Burdens

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The latest edition of the World Bank's Doing Business report shows that there has been a steady improvement in regulatory efficiency around the world over the last ten years, including in the area of taxation.Read Full Story



IMF Welcomes UAE's VAT Plan

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Monday, July 25, 2016

The International Monetary Fund has welcomed the United Arab Emirates's plan to introduce a value-added tax and increase excise taxes.Read Full Story


Kuwaiti Investment Company Opens Office In DIFC

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Kuwait's KAMCO Investment Company announced on July 11, 2016, the opening of its first international office in the Dubai International Financial Centre.Read Full Story