Fast Track Service

The BIC offers a unique Fast Track Service (FTS) for premium investment projects in six clusters: Information and communication technology, healthcare, education and training, tourism, financial services, and manufacturing. In order to qualify for FTS, a minimum capital of BD 1,000,000 is required for manufacturing projects and BD 250,000 for other projects. The FTS assists investors from the time of application till the CR is issued and further into Post-CR services such as work permits and residence permits. The FTS assigns a dedicated Account Manager that handles all queries and concerns of the investor and liaises with all relevant public and private sector entities. The Account Manager guarantees that socioeconomic projects of high value receive top priority service within a committed time frame of five working days. Furthermore, the work permits for such projects are reviewed on a special case basis by the Ministry of Labour.

@ For further details on any of the above services please visit the customer service desk at the BIC; Business hours 7:30-14:00 Sun- Thurs,Tel: (+973) 17562222; Email: customer_relations@commerce.gov.bh