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October 16, 2018 8:29 AM US shale oil output to rise 98,000 bpd in November

Mubasher: Crude oil production from the seven most prolific US shale regions was set to jump by 98,000 barrels per day (bpd) to a total of 7.714 million bpd in November, official report said. Oil production in the Permian Basin, which covers western parts of Texas and southeastern New Mexico would make the largest contribution with an increase of 53,000 bpd in November

July 20, 2018 10:52 AM Microsoft quarterly profits rise 10% on Azure cloud business

Mubasher: Microsoft reported that its net income increased 10% year-on-year to $8.9 billion in its fourth quarter ended June 2018 from $8.1 billion. The income rise came as a growing number of businesses signed up for Microsoft’s Azure cloud services and Office 365 productivity suite. “Server products and cloud services revenue increased 26% (up 24% in constant 5

July 19, 2018 6:35 AM Government agencies labour force analysed

Manama, July 19 (BNA): Civil Service Bureau (CSB) has studied and analysed the actual expenditure of 47 government entities during the last two years, based on the keenness of the CSB to move towards optimal utilisation of financial resources, and following up, controlling and rationalising government expenditure, enhancing productivity in government 4

July 12, 2018 10:01 AM CSB receives UAE delegation

Manama, July 12 (BNA): Civil Service Bureau (CSB) president Ahmed bin Zayed Al Zayed received a delegation from the UAE Prime Minister’s Office. They discussed the cooperation in the field of organizational performance, development of government work and transfer of expertise in the technical and strategic fields. Director General of HR Development and Performance 11

July 3, 2018 11:26 AM BAS honours 147 employees

Manama, July 3 (BNA): Bahrain Airport Services (BAS) company has held the annual ceremony to honour its long-serving employees. During the ceremony BAS honoured 147 employees who served in various departments of the company over 10 years. Salman Almahmeed, CEO of BAS said: We recently celebrated the 40th anniversary of its establishment, with success 7

June 4, 2018 10:08 AM Industrial companies, local universities cooperation discussed

Manama, June 4 (BNA): The Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) has hosted a meeting of the Scientific Research and Innovation Committee of the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA). Chairman of the GPCA’s Scientific Research and Innovation Committee Muayyad bin Essa Al Qurtas presided over the meeting, attended by 25 of its members 9

May 10, 2018 8:51 AM BT to trim 13,000 jobs in cost-cutting drive

Mubasher: UK-based BT Group on Thursday has announced that it will eliminate 13,000 jobs over the next three years, within a restructuring plan in which its management and back office positions will be reduced. Along with the layoff of about 12% of its workforce, the telecommunications giant would hire about 6000 employees including network deployment 8

April 6, 2018 3:08 PM UK productivity posts fastest growth pace since prerecession in H2-17

Mubasher: UK productivity growth rate hit 12-year high in the second half of 2017, backed by a strong increase during the fourth quarter of the year. Productivity, which reflects economic output per hour of work, expanded by 0.7% in the final three months of 2017, marking the second consecutive quarter of strong growth, data by the Office for National 15

March 5, 2018 7:59 PM Applications open for Pitch@Palace Bahrain 1.0

Manama, Mar. 5 (BNA): Hosted by HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, and HRH The Prince Andrew, Duke of York, in partnership with Tamkeen, Pitch@Palace Bahrain 1.0 aims to guide, help, and connect Entrepreneurs and early-stage businesses from across the Kingdom with potential 25

February 20, 2018 5:38 PM Minister: Innovation necessary for improving productivity

Manama, Feb. 20 (BNA): Minister of Labour and Social Development, Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, pointed out the importance of innovative initiatives in promoting the national economy. Saying innovation is no longer an option, but rather a necessity for nations to improve productivity. The minister, in a statement to Bahrain News Agency (BNA), noted 34