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The Bahrain All Share Index closed 0.36% higher at 1,159.25 points. Esterad Investment Company soared 7.27% to close at BD0.118. Bahrain Telecommunications, known as Batelco, finished even at BD0.394. Shares of Aluminium Bahrain gained 2.88%, reaching BD0.535. Year-to-date, the Bahrain Bourse has lost 19 per cent, however, the Manama-based exchange rebounded has been stabilising since mid-October.