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The UAE and Bahrain have been named among the world's top 10 most improved economies for adopting reforms that make it easier to start and operate small and medium-sized businesses.
People gather at the scene of an attack in the town of Mandera, Kenya, near the border with Somalia, Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. A Kenyan official says a number of people were killed in the extremist attack and that gunmen from the Somalia-based extremist ...

An autistic man with a hyperactivity disorder faces a lengthy jail sentence in Bahrain after being mistakenly accused of running a fraudulent business empire.
In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that Bahrain "expresses its sincere condolences to the families and relatives of the martyrs and affirms its full solidarity with Saudi Arabia for all the measures it takes to reinforce security and ...
Humid weather in Bahrain on Wednesday. 07 : 11 PM - 25/10/2016. Manama, Oct. 25 (BNA): The Meteorological Department in the Civil aviation Affairs forecast a humid and partly cloudy weather with the formation of fog in some regions early tomorrow.

Bangkok, Oct. 25 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa extended profound condolences to Al Thani family as well as the Qatari government and people on the demise of late Prince Shaikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani.
In Bahrain, Rajnath Singh keeps an eye on developments at home. The Home Minister on Tuesday took stock of the security situation along the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh border.
Manama, Oct. 25 (BNA): Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa received Minister of youth and sport Affairs Hesham Mohammed Al Jowder, Board Chairman of Bahrain tennis Club Khamis Al Muqla, Deputy Board Chairman Sami ...
According to the survey, that included 183 countries, Bahrain came in first place among Arab countries and 41st internationally.
Manama, Oct. 25 (BNA): Ways to develop trade union action in Bahrain to improve work environment, enhance labour's rights and increase productivity today were discussed as Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan ...
The Indian minister visited Bab Al-Bahrain, the Hindu temple and the Bahrain National Museum. He was informed about Bahrain's rich human and civilisational heritage, as well as the existing harmony and co-existence among various religions.
Saudi Arabia is currently taking part in the first joint gulf-wide exercise of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states in Bahrain. The exercises are set to take place from Oct. 25 to Nov. 17 in implementation of resolutions of the 16th ...
Members of the new Bahrain - Merida team convene this week in Croatia for its first preseason training camp ahead of its 2017 debut.
India Bahrain, india Bahrain relations, india Bahrain, terrorism, global terrorism, Pakistan Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh meeting the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain, Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, in Manama. (Source: PTI).
"In a climate of increasing hostility towards dissent of any kind, Bahrain needs independent voices like Nabeel Rajab and Fadhel Abbas more than ever.
APM Terminals Bahrain, the operator of Khalifa Bin Salman Port, has re-certified its quality management systems (revised ISO 9001:2015 standard).

As a moderately hipster Arab with an appreciation for clean streets and dirty art, I've always been on the lookout for a place where "hipsterism" is a kind of ...
Supreme Council for youth and sports deputy general secretary and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) general secretary Abdulrahman Askar was all praise for Bahrain's under-19 football team despite not making it to the under-20 World Championship ...
St Christopher's Cathedral in Bahrain. The Dean of the Cathedral, the Very Revd Chris Butt, wrote the winning hymn in a competition to mark the 40th ...
"There is a huge demand for real estate and tourism related projects in Bahrain due to large number of Saudis travelling to the country to spend time.
Bahrain has ranked as the best Arab country that offers good prospects for young people, while Germany came in the first place internationally although it has the lowest youth population in the world, according to a global youth development index ...
This was conveyed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh to Bahraini Interior Minister Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa during a bilateral meeting in Manama.
Monday October 31 will be a vital test for Bahrain. Two scheduled court verdicts will give a major indication on whether the regime is taking any notice ...
[Anglican Communion News Service] A hymn written by the Very Rev. Chris Butt, dean of St Christopher's Cathedral in Bahrain, has been selected as the winner of a hymn competition to mark the 40th anniversary of the Diocese of Cyprus and the gulf.
MANAMA, Oct 23 (KUNA) -- The Royal Bahrain Naval Force (RBNF) and the Royal Saudi Naval Forces launched Sunday the joint naval exercise Bridge-17.
McLaren boss Ron Dennis is reportedly set to leave his position at the end of the year, following a decision by fellow shareholders to bring in someone new to lead the automotive conglomerate.
APM Terminals Bahrain, the operator of Khalifa Bin Salman Port, has re-certified its quality management systems (revised ISO 9001:2015 standard).
Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) hosted a thrilling National Racing Day on Friday, with five competitors kick starting the new season with impressive victories in their respective championships.
Antonio Nibali will link up brother Vincenzo at the Bahrain Merida team next season with the newly created squad confirming it has signed the 24-year-old.
A group of Saudi investors in Bahrain will launch a petition in November urging the kingdom's leaders to help revive a stalled multi-million dollar beachfront residential on Janabiya Highway.
Manama, Oct. 23 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa affirmed that the United Nations has always been and will remain an embodiment of the noble goals of the international community to foster the principles of ...
Bahrain yesterday saw their dreams of reaching the 2017 FIFA U-20 World football Cup finals go up in smoke. In the AFC U-19 Championship, being held in Bahrain, the nationals' impressive run came to an end as they suffered a heartbreaking 0-1 defeat to ...
Rajnath Singh leaves for Bahrain, to raise Pakistan sponsored terror in India. Pakistan's continuous support to cross border terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir is expected to be raised by the Home Minister in his meetings with the top leadership of Bahrain.
Sir, - I am writing as a representative of the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain in the United Kingdom in response to the criticism aimed at NI-CO and experts from Northern Ireland the United Kingdom in general for their work in Bahrain by groups such ...
Preferred Hotels & Resorts has added two new five-star hotels in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and another five-star hotel in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The company, however, does not operate any hotels and only provides sales, marketing and distribution ...
Hosts Bahrain hope to make history today and qualify for the prestigious 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup finals. The nationals will take on tournament surprise Vietnam in the AFC Under-19 Championship.
A court in Bahrain has ruled that the assets belonging to the al-Wefaq opposition group, which was the largest parliamentary group in the country before being banned and dissolved, be auctioned off.
Maya Foa, who is a director of Reprieve said: "It is shocking that Britain paid for Bahrain's police to learn how to whitewash deaths in custody.
"The people of Bahrain will never abandon the Arab and Muslim cause, through trading with the Palestinian cause and al-Aqsa mosque.
Sir, - In her defence of Northern Ireland training Bahrain's interior ministry Bahrain deserves a chance to prove itself on human rights, Opinion & Analysis, October 17th), the former prisons ombudsman Pauline McCabe misses the point.
The gulf State of Bahrain is known for its extravagance. Gloating over multi-million dollar investments in tourism, sports and banking, the kingdom does not shy away from showing off with the Grand Prix races, or celebrity visitors the likes of Kim ...
Quito, Oct. 20 (BNA): Acting Urban Planning Director General Shaikh Nayef bin Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa said that the third Habitat Conference being held in the Ecuadorian capital Quito was a significant opportunity to highlight Bahrain's development ...
Bahrain Bay in Manama is now bubbling with activity following the unveiling of a new attraction that showcases the kingdom's rich link to the sea.
Manama, Oct. 20 (BNA): Under the patronage of Minister of Industry, commerce, and Tourism, Zayed bin Rashid Al Zayani, the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority launched yesterday and for the first time in Bahrain the 'sea Festival' which is the ...
Zayed R Al Zayani, Bahrain's Minister of Industry, commerce, and Tourism, said: "The Bahraini government has created world-class infrastructure, greatly benefitting companies such as Armacell, and businesses are increasingly realising the logistical ...
Pakistan's continuous support to cross border terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir is expected to be raised by the Home Minister in his meetings with the top ...
Manama, Oct. 21 (BNA): The Meteorological Directorate at the Transportation and Telecommunication Ministry forecast a relatively humid weather, becoming mild in the day.
Bahrain has reported a 10 per cent increase in the number of tourist arrivals in the past two years, with a majority of the visitors entering the kingdom through the ...
Hosts nation Bahrain and Saudi Arabia clinched spots in the quarter-finals of the AFC U-19 football Championship. In their deciding Group 'A' tie, the nationals captured a precious 3-2 victory over Thailand to punch one of the two last-eight tickets ...





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