A financial hub of the Middle East and Islamic world.

Bahrain is an archipelago in the Persian Gulf, located off the coast of Saudi Arabia. Bahrain's neighbors are Qatar to the north and Iran to the east. The capital of Bahrain is Manama. The official religion of Bahrain is Islam and the official language is Arabic.

Bahrain is a major financial center in the Middle East especially for Islamic banking and finance, and the Bahrain Stock Exchange is the largest stock exchange in the Middle East.

Bahrain is known for its beaches, resorts, and shopping malls. Bahrain is home to the Bahrain International Circuit, which hosts the Bahrain Grand Prix. Bahrain has a desert climate and receives little rainfall.

The cuisine of Bahrain is a blend of Arabic, Indian, and Persian cuisine. The most popular dishes in Bahrain are chicken, lamb, and fish dishes. Bahrain is also known for its sweets and desserts. The most popular dessert in Bahrain is halwa. Halwa is a sweet dessert made with flour, sugar, and ghee.

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