December 23, 2013
Season one Arab Idol star Dounia Batma made one Bahraini dude a lucky man. Not only did he gain a second wife, but she's a celebrity songstress to boot!
December 19, 2013
Many Bahraini opposition activists have been detained, tortured or killed since the 2011 uprisings. For those still on the streets, time--and resources--are running out to stop government forces from dooming them to similar fates. We take a look at the growing movement of Bahraini activist asylum-seekers who are starting to flee the Gulf Island for protection elsewhere.
December 16, 2013
Bahrain's economy grew 4.6 percent over the past year based on third quarter data.
December 11, 2013
A court in Bahrain has sentenced 12 anti-regime protesters to prison for allegedly attacking a car warehouse as the Al Khalifa regime steps up its crackdown on dissent.
Bahraini customers will be using a 5G mobile network, 100 times faster than 4G, by 2017.
December 9, 2013
Media groups affiliated with Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah have apologized to Bahrain for their biased and subjective coverage of Shiite protests in the Gulf state.
December 3, 2013
The annual Economic Freedom of the Arab World report published by the Fraser Institute has ranked Arab nations in terms of economic freedom.
December 1, 2013
A recent report released by a Canadian public policy think tank suggests that Bahrain, Jordan and the UAE have the highest levels of economic freedom in the region.
November 27, 2013
GCC and ASEAN voted Tuesday to name Bahrain's Manama the 2014 capital of tourism.
November 26, 2013
In 2013 thus far, 10.8 million visitors have arrived in Bahrain, but confusing passport and visa procedures may discourage additional visitors in the future.
November 24, 2013
On Sunday, a Bahraini court sentenced 12 Shiites to 10-year jail terms each for attempting to kill policeman near the country's capital, while a policeman was acquitted for attempting to murder a Shiite protestor.
Bahrain's Gulf Air's restructuring plan has reportedly paid off as third-quarter profits keep airline on track to achieve its annual targets.
Bahrain's Interior Ministry said late Saturday that it had arrested two Gulf Arab citizens who are suspected of plotting "terrorist" attacks against the Kingdom.
November 22, 2013
A little Latino groovin' and a dash of European passion will make for a night of feverish fun on November 28th at the Dragon Hotel and Resort, Armwaj Islands with the music of legendary Gypsy Kings.
November 19, 2013
A Manama appeals court on Tuesday upheld the 15 year-long jail terms for 17 Shiites convicted over attacking state security forces.