April 16, 2014
Bahraini banks will be fully ready to implement the Basel III international banking standards on new capital requirements by next year, the governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) said
Complicating things: Opposition group says over 200 houses have been raided and 187 arrests were made by Bahraini forces in March.
April 15, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy Note has debuted in Bahrain with a whole new selection of functions.
A Manama court has sentenced 11 Shiite protesters to five years in jail each for allegedly "attacking police."
April 10, 2014
Bahrainis continue to hold anti-government protests across the country, despite a heavy government crackdown.
April 7, 2014
Lewis Hamilton led Nico Rosberg to a dominant Mercedes one-two tonight in the most exciting and most memorable Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix ever held at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) in Sakhir.
Craig David brought the Klub 360 crowd to life during his sell-out performance o Friday night!
April 6, 2014
The 10th Edition of the Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix was about more than just fast cars, famed performers The Scorpions and Afrojack stole the BIC thunder
April 4, 2014
Most of the GCC rift conversation has focused on the tense Saudi Arabia-Qatar relationship, but little has been discussed over the Qatar-Bahrain rift.
April 3, 2014
Ironically, both superstar DJs Afrojack and Avicii were hospitalized in Miami last weekend, but Afrojack's recovered and ready for Bahrain. Too bad we can't say the same for Avicii!
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He had to pull the plug at the eleventh hour after having his appendix and gall bladder removed, but Avicii concert organizers are trying to get his gig rescheduled.
April 2, 2014
Moving up the bill will be Saudi Arabian pop star Rabeh Saqer who appears on stage on Friday while on Saturday at 7.30pm the legendary Scorpions will take rockers back in time with some of their best hits.
Bahrain's main opposition is calling for massive demonstrations ahead of Manama's world class event, the Formula One Gran Prix, which is sure to put the Gulf country in the global spotlight for both the good--and the bad.
April 1, 2014
If you were hoping for a good "Wake Me Up" at the Bahrain F1 racetrack this weekend, you're in for disappointment. DJ Avicii had to ax his gig in light of gall bladder surgery.