First Bahrain Real Estate Development Company today held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the year ended 31 December 2016, in which the company announced a net profit of USD 2.7 million, representing annual growth of 148% over the USD 1.1 million reported in the year prior.
Manama, Bahrain – 18 May 2016: First Bahrain Real Estate Development Company today held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the year ended 31 December 2015, in which the company announced a net profit of USD 1.1 million for the year, representing 56% growth over the prior year.
First Bahrain, a leading Kuwaiti real estate development company, today announced a 10% share dividend, distributing KD 2,120,996 of its retained earnings proportionally amongst its shareholders. The distribution is the final step in the successful implementation of corporate restructuring effort which reset the paid up capital to KD 23,330,960. The company, founded in 2005, is one of the few developers to have weathered the 2008 global financial crisis with positive historical earnings.
In a move affirming its strong commitment to the local market, Kuwaiti real estate developer First Bahrain Real Estate Development Company K.S.C. today announced the appointment of distinguished Bahraini businessman Mr. Waleed Ahmed Alkhaja as its new Chairman for a term of three years. The appointment demonstrates the shareholders focus on Bahrain and their clear optimism with regards to the local property market.