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Bahrain signs $2.7bn in new tenders during the first nine months

DUBAI: Bahrain awarded 1,022 government tenders in the first nine months of 2020, worth a total of $2.7 billion, with the oil sector taking the lion’s share, according to official figures released on Sunday.

According to Bahrain’s Tender Board, the Kingdom’s government procurement regulator, the oil sector accounted for 134 tenders worth $733.8 million, followed by the construction and engineering industry (162 tenders, $704.8 million), aviation sector (143 tenders, $501.3 million) and materials and equipment sector (231 tenders, $471.5 million).

News source ~ Arab News