16.03.2009 - Bahrain's BBK eyes buys after Shamil tie stalls
From Arabianbusiness.com: Bahraini lender BBK will pursue acquisition opportunities in Bahrain and the Gulf Arab region after a planned merger with Islamic rival Shamil Bank was put on hold, its chief executive said on Sunday. "We will continue to look into opportunities, if something comes across our way, we will pursue it very aggressively," chief executive Abdulkarim Bucheery said..... Full Article: Source