Setting up your company


  • 100% foreign ownership permitted
  • 0% corporate tax
  • 0% income tax for individuals
  • 100% repatriation of capital and profits permitted
  • Modern efficient communications and infrastructure
  • Abundant and inexpensive energy
  • Excellent support services from local authorities
  • Foreigners are permitted to hold freehold property
  • Geographical location is ideal for cross border business


The Time Zone is GMT + 3

Hours of work

The working week is Sunday to Thursday inclusive

Immigration and Residency

Foreign nationals wishing to live and work in Bahrain will require both a residency visa and a work permit.

Bahrain Fund Services

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) is the principal regulator of the investment funds industry in Bahrain

Bahrain Trademark and Intellectual Property Services

The intellectual property (IP) associated with a business name or system can be one of its most valuable assets

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Sovereign Trust (Gibraltar) Limited
Tel: +350 200 76173