Diet Delight founder Hala Alkhaldi's mission is rather simple. To make healthy food tasty. Combining these two irresistible factors has transformed her small business into a big venture by making healthy eating accessible to the soceity. Bahrain This Week sits down with the entrepreneur to hear her story. Tell us...
From heading one of the biggest car dealerships in the kingdom to launching Halal-inspired make-up line Ren of Fay, International Motor Trading Agency (A subsidiary of Khalil Ebrahim Kanoo) President Suzan Salman Kanoo continues a career that has given her rich experiences throughout. The self-confessed reserved child has even...
“Success is a byproduct of perseverance and determination”, believes Raju Varghese, Vice President GH Transport. In fact, his career, spanning diverse sectors and countries, is demonstrative of the spirit of flexibility, patience and drive that is often required for success. With over four decades of experience, Mr. Varghese, fondly...
Rowad Co vice-president and co-founder Areije Al Shakar shares her secret to staying 'eternally optimistic'. Areije is also the vice-president at Bahrain Development Bank's Development Services Division and spends a lot of her time coaching and mentoring entrepreneurs. She chats with BTW about the essential qualities for an entrepreneur...
The World Arabian Horse Organisation (WAHO) is an international body established to preserve, improve and maintain the purity of the blood of horses of the Arabian breed and to promote public interest in the science of their breeding. Having ended the 2nd conference in Bahrain since 1998, WAHO President...
Al Hawaj is a brand familiar to most Bahrainis. The traditional perfume company Al Hawaj & Sons, was established in 1942 and is now chaired by the eldest son Jawad Al Hawaj, who in 2013 received the Chevalier De Légion d'Honneur (Legion of Honor) from the president of France....
In addition to holding prestigious positions such as being appointed the youngest member of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry and belonging to other top bodies, Sara Al Madani is also a fashion designer, a restaurant owner, a single mom and owner of a creative consultancy firm. The...
Sometimes you run into a problem which may trigger in you a spark of genius that would evolve into a successful enterprise. This has been the case for SellAnyCar.com Founder and CEO Saygin Yalchin whose service has become the Middle East's first and largest of its kind. Yalchin sits...
Now visible in almost every corner of Bahrain, SADAD payment gateways has seen massive success since its inception in 2010. SADAD CEO Abdulla Salman Al Ghatam shares his story with Bahrain This Week in developing the unique service and transforming it to fill an essential gap in the market....
From mobile apps, scanning and electronic chips, payment methods have gone through massive changes over the years. One of the top financing companies in the Bahrain market, Credimax, has been at the forefront of the evolution of making payment accessible to everyone. With cards still being a dominant force...