Bahrain has been and continues to be a very popular destination for investors. Recent amendments in the laws that allows for 100% foreign ownership in various business sectors has only reinforced the attractiveness of investments in Bahrain.
Investment opportunities in the Kingdom of Bahrain have gained more attention from foreign investors due to this ownership change, along with the advantages of having excellent infrastructure, government stability, and clear business policies. This traction has led to an increase of company formations in Bahrain by foreign investors.
Other factors attracting investors to Bahrain for company formation include investor friendly policies of Kingdom of Bahrain and recent events, which have made investors realize the need to invest in a country which offers unbiased rules, regulations, and a stable currency.
Company formation in Bahrain can be done by an individual using his own eKey and password or by authorizing someone else with a power of attorney to do the company formation on behalf of the investor.
If you are a foreign investor looking to make a company formation in Bahrain, you need to legalize or apostille the power of attorney as well, based on whether your country is party to Apostille convention or not.