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27 January 2018

Bahrain Airport Company Issues Two Tenders for Airport Pharmacy and Convenience, Tobacco and News (CTN) Outlets

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the operator and managing body of Bahrain International Airport (BIA), issued two new tenders for Pharmacy and for Convenience, Tobacco, and News (CTN) providers wishing to open outlets at the new Passenger Terminal Building (PTB). The new PTB is currently being built as part of the $1.1 billion Airport Modernisation Programme (AMP).

The Pharmacy tender consists of one package which includes two units with the total area spanning 130 m². The CTN tender consists of four packages, one unit each, with a total area of 548 m². The tenders will grant non-exclusive concessions to business partners to design, fit-out, finance, develop, operate, maintain, and manage the Pharmacy and CTN outlets at the new PTB, in both landside and airside locations.

BAC Chief Commercial Officer, Ayman Zainal said: “The AMP is one the most important strategic projects for the Kingdom of Bahrain. It will ensure that the airport serves all economic sectors, while continuing to be a gateway for Bahrain to the rest of the world. These outlets will cater to passengers’ needs for pharmaceutical and convenience products in more than one area of the airport, which will mark another step towards achieving our goal of transforming BIA into a modern and commercial travel hub for today’s passengers.”