July 20, 2014
The government of Bahrain has filed a lawsuit that will make the country's main opposition activities illegal under law for at least three months.
July 10, 2014
Bahrain's main opposition leader was arrested for meeting with Washington's top diplomat to the country who was expelled earlier this week.
July 9, 2014
Bahrain's main Shiite Muslim opposition group was summoned by Bahraini authorities for "interrogation" on Tuesday, following their meeting with the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labour, Tomasz Malinowski.
July 5, 2014
At least one Bahraini police officer died Saturday in an alleged bombing attack,At least one Bahraini police officer died Saturday in an alleged bombing attack.
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.