Bahrain Geography

Bahrain Geography and Population

Bahrain – geography Bahrain includes 35 islands; the most important are the dagger-shaped main island, Bahrain, with the capital al-Manama, Muharraq, which houses the international airport, and Sitra, where a large seawater desalination plant is located. West of the main island are three smaller islands crossed by the bridge link to Saudi Arabia, the King […]

Bahrain Economy

Bahrain Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax system Basic data Bahrain’s economy grew by 2.2% in 2021 and continued favorable oil prices point to further growth in the coming years and to offset the shortfall caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the oil price crisis in 2020. Bahrain’s debt is […]

BAHRAIN State Flag

Bahrain State Facts

  THE CAPITAL Manama STATE STRUCTURE A constitutional monarchy INTERNAL DIVISION Bahrain is divided into 4 governorates. SQUARE 766 km² CLIMATE Tropical OFFICIAL LANGUAGE Arab CURRENCY Bahraini dinar POPULATION 1.42 million NATIONAL COMPOSITION Bahrainis (54.5%), Persians (13.1%), Arabs (9.8%), Pakistanis (4.6%) RELIGION Islam TIMEZONE UTC +3 / MSK +0 TELEPHONE CODE +973 Source: State flag […]