Overseas Islamic bank licensees are expected to maintain provisions against potential credit losses on their books in Bahrain. Head offices of banks that do not wish to maintain provisions on books of their branch(es) in Bahrain must advise the CBB, on an annual basis and in writing, of the amount of provisions set aside for the bad debts of Bahrain branch(es).

Amended: April 2014
Amended: July 2011
Amended: January 2011
October 2007