Tuesday May 23 2017
Bahrain Inflation Rate at 0.90 percent


Consumer prices in Bahrain rose 0.9 percent year-on-year in April of 2017, following a 0.8 percent rise in March. It was the highest inflation rate since December 2016 as prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages rebounded (0.4 percent vs -1.5 percent in the prior month) and rose at a faster pace for housing & utilities (3.1 percent from 2.8 percent) and miscellaneous goods and services (3.5 percent vs 3.1 percent). Meanwhile, cost was steady for recreation and culture (0.4 percent) and education (2.6 percent) and went up at a slower pace for restaurants (2.2 percent vs 2.3 percent). Also, prices fell for: furnishing, household, routine maintenance (-0.8 percent vs 1.4 percent); transport (-0.5 percent vs -0.6 percent); clothing (-2.6 percent vs -1.9 percent), and health (-0.9 percent vs -0.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices were flat, after increasing by 0.9 percent in March.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Bahrain Interest Rate at 1.25 percent


The benchmark interest rate in Bahrain was last recorded at 1.25 percent.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Bahrain Three Month Interbank Rate at 2.25 percent


Bahrain Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 2.25 percent on Monday May 22.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Bahrain Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 128.70 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Bahrain was steady at 128.70 Index Points in April of 2017.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Bahrain Cpi Transportation at 125.50 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Bahrain decreased to 125.50 Index Points in April of 2017 from 125.70 Index Points in March.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Bahrain Food Inflation at 0.40 percent


Cost of food in Bahrain increased 0.40 percent in April of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Bahrain Inflation Rate MoM at 0.00 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Bahrain was flat in April of 2017 over the previous month.





Friday May 19 2017
Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves at 645.20 BHD Million


Foreign Exchange Reserves in Bahrain decreased to 645.20 BHD Million in February from 725.90 BHD Million in January of 2017.





Friday May 19 2017
Bahrain Loan Growth at -0.36 percent


The value of loans in Bahrain decreased 0.36 percent in February of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Friday May 19 2017
Bahrain Consumer Credit at 3656.80 BHD Million


Consumer Credit in Bahrain increased to 3656.80 BHD Million in February from 3633.70 BHD Million in January of 2017.