Strategic Objectives

Civil Aviation Affairs

  • Regulate the civil aviation sector and activate the regulatory and supervisory role in accordance with national and international regulations
  • Enhance Bahrain’s position in providing navigation and meteorology services 
  • Develop the civil aviation sector’s Infrastructure 
  • Develop economic activities and attract companies to create new opportunities within the aviation sector and subsequently increase its contribution to the economy

Ports and Maritime Affairs

  • Regulate the ports and maritime sector to strengthen Bahrain`s position as a leading maritime and logistics hub
  • Develop the port and maritime sector’s operations and services to enhance Bahrain’s regional and global position.  
  • Develop the ports and maritime and logistics infrastructure and ensure the optimal use of the Kingdom’s assets

Land Transport Affairs

  • Regulate the land transportation sector by setting the regulatory framework and governance that aims at increasing the sector’s efficiency, safety, and competitiveness. 
  • Develop the sector’s infrastructure and diversify the modes of public transport to enhance Bahrain’s economic position and regional standing 
  • Enhance land connectivity between Bahrain and its neighboring Gulf States


  • Develop and regulate the postal sector
  • Improve Bahrain Post’s operational efficiency and profitability  
  • Improve Bahrain Post’s operations, offerings and services2014


  • Develop the sector’s regulatory framework and general policies
  • Develop the sector’s infrastructure
  • Enhance Bahrain’s position in the provision of telecommunication and ICT services

Last Updated Date:15-09-2021

  • 39,388Total Aircraft Movement in FIR , Oct 2021
  • 349,264Total Passengers, Oct 2021
  • 29,729Total Cargo and Mail, Oct 2021
  • 706,598Monthly Ridership, Jan 2022
  • 68,670,501Total Passengers (Feb 2015 – Jan 2022)
  • 114,898General Cargo, Oct 2021
  • 28,872Container Throughput, Oct 2021
  • 77Total Vessels, Oct 2021
  • 100Percentage of Population covered by 5G Network (2020)
  • 78Percent of households passed by fiber-optic broadband network (2020)
  • 100Percent of businesses passed by fiber-optic broadband network (2020)



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