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Bahrain Introduces New Tourist Tax on Hotel Accommodations

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Manama June 14 2024:

The Ministry of Tourism in Bahrain has announced a new tourist tax on hotel accommodations throughout the kingdom.

Effective May 1, 2024, a tax of three Bahraini dinars (approximately Dh30) will be charged per room per day to generate significant revenue stream. The decision was communicated to tourist travel agencies and airlines both within Bahrain and internationally, with instructions to incorporate the tax into the room rates charged to tourists visiting the country.

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