Bahrain government signs new $20m PR contract

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Western Firms Profit by Promoting Government’s Image as Abuses Continue FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] Twitter: @bhwatch April 16, 2014 Bahrain Watch expresses its serious concern about a new $20 million contract between the Economic Development Board and PR firms Bell Pottinger and Consulum, signed amid ongoing human rights abuses.  This latest deal, to “restore [Bahrain’s]… Read more »

Western PR Firms Compete for Fresh Multi-Million Dollar Contract with Bahrain Govt

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] Twitter: @bhwatch October 14, 2013 WESTERN PR FIRMS COMPETE FOR FRESH MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR CONTRACT WITH BAHRAIN GOVT Six major British and American public relations firms have made bids of between 1.9 and 25.7 million US dollars to win a new PR contract offered by the Bahraini government, as it seeks… Read more »