KFH, Al-Ahli banks merger to begin

Al-Ahli United Bank also announced that its Board of Directors meeting will be held to consider HSBC and Credit Suisse reports


Bahrain got first funds from Gulf aid last year - c. bank governor

Bahrain was expected to receive $2 billion late last year, officials told Reuters in October, as part of a $10 billion aid package that Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates pledged to avoid the risk of a debt crisis in the island kingdom.