25.01.2010 - Bahrain plans to issue $1bln sovereign bond
From Arabianbusiness.com: Bahrain plans to issue a $1 billion sovereign bond with a 10-year maturity, the central bank said on Sunday, with a banking source saying the issue will mostly target US investors. "The Bahrain government is issuing around $1 billion in conventional bonds, the yield is market driven and the maturity is 10 years," a spokeswoman for the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) said.....................Full Article: Source