Kempinski records big growth

Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group, Kempinski Hotels, recognised here as Kempinski Grand & Ixir Hotel Bahrain City Centre, has recorded the largest growth in the Middle East and Africa region in 2012 in their Global Sales & Marketing Conference last month.




By Suad Hamada (Bahrain Roundup)

Published: Wed 20 Feb 2013, 8:28 PM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 5:40 PM

The achievement reflects the success the Bahrain property enjoyed in 2012.


Kempinski Hotels opened the property in Bahrain on September 7, 2011, marking the arrival of its first five-star city hotel in the Kingdom, just a one-hour drive from Saudi Arabia. Despite the challenging economic and political climate in Bahrain during the last two years, the hotel has firmly established its presence amongst the other five-star hotels on the island.

Bapco launches Golf Festival 2013

The Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) held on Sunday a Press conference detailing the preparations for the Bapco’s Golf Festival 2013 which will be held from March 26 to April 6.

The festival will be held under the patronage of Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Chairman Supreme Council for General Organisation of Youth & Sports and the President of the Bahrain Olympic Committee.

During the conference, a presentation outlined the three main events related to the festival, including the 50th Bahrain Open Golf Championship, the 75th Anniversary of Awali Golf Club and the 25th Bahrain Ladies Open Golf Championship.

Bin Hindi car care launched

A.A Bin Hindi Group has announced the launch of its new company, Bin Hindi Car Care.

The new company will be taking over the activities of the Tyres, Batteries & Accessories Division of the Group.

Trading in tyres and batteries were a part of A A Bin Hindi activities from its very inception 48 years ago.

Over the period, the company grew its stature, diversifying its activities into various other fields like automobiles, construction and industrial equipment.


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