July 2, 2014
Bahrain is mulling the implementation of a new visa policy, under which nationals from 64 countries will be provided a one-month visa on arrival.
July 1, 2014
Increasing dependence of the GCC states on oil revenues poses a rising credit risk, a new survey by S&P says.
June 22, 2014
The IMF says Bahrain’s fiscal deficit has continued on a rising trend in 2013, although by less than budgeted.
June 11, 2014
The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights has expressed deep concern over the Bahraini government's crackdown on political dissidents.
June 4, 2014
Al-Wefaq has voiced concern over the safety and well-being of Bahraini prisoners who have reportedly gone on hunger strike.
June 3, 2014
Bahrain has sentenced 21 anti-regime protesters to 15 years in jail and acquitted police and soldiers involved in its ongoing harsh crackdown against dissidence.
The small oil exporter faces tough choices between boosting state expenditure to sooth simmering political unrest and keeping its fragile public finances sustainable.
June 1, 2014
Opposition parties in Bahrain have decided to boycott the parliamentary and municipal elections that are scheduled to take place in October.
May 28, 2014
Bahrain's interior ministry denied wrongdoing after a report on violence and human rights in the country was released by the U.S. State Department.
May 26, 2014
The 115km-long pipeline would run overland for 74km, with the remaining 31km being sub-sea.
Bahrain's foreign minister said the ambassador to Qatar will not be reinstated anytime soon.
May 25, 2014
Prominent human rights activist Nabeel Rajab has called for serious dialogue in Bahrain.
May 24, 2014
Angry protesters are preparing for the funeral of a 14-year-old teen, shot by Bahraini security forces near the capital Manama.
May 21, 2014
Bahraini security forces have killed an anti-regime protester who had participated in a rally in the island of Sitra.
A member of Bahrain's parliament has been fired for criticizing conditions at a detention center where citizens are held for protesting against the government.