May 8, 2012
Bahrain is to spend between $6 billion and $8 billion on modernising its refinery within the next six to seven years, said a senior government official.
May 1, 2012
The total domestic credit in the Kingdom of Bahrain has grown by a robust 15.9 per cent as on end-March 2012 when compared with end-March 2011 levels.
April 22, 2012
The King of Bahrain has expressed his gratitude to the organizers of the Formula 1 race held Sunday in the kingdom, despite violent protests by the Shiite opposition which calls for fundamental reforms.
April 4, 2012
Bahrain's budget deficit has increased up to five-fold in the last 10 years, a senior government official said.
March 15, 2012
Manama Ministers in Bahrain are being urged to open personal Twitter accounts to help boost communication with the people.
March 14, 2012
Thousands of prospective university students are discussing study options at a major educational exhibition that opened in Bahrain yesterday.
March 5, 2012
Bahrain’s Cabinet has approved an BD8 million ($21.2 million) plan to train and employ an additional batch of 2,500 university graduates as part of efforts to keep unemployment at "its lowest".
February 18, 2012
Firmly into 2012, how are the Arab revolutions developing? We check in with some of the Arab protest pictures to gauge to what extent they have reached revolution saturation, or on the contrary are just getting started.
February 14, 2012
Bahraini forces have clashed with anti-regime protesters in Bilad al Qadim village near the capital Manama on the eve of the first anniversary of the Bahraini uprising.
December 31, 2011
As the year comes to close, many are relieved that a year of stormy clouds and unabated anger is behind us. Things can only get better or is there still worse to come? In 2011, it turned out that we could not forecast the range of violent weather, nor could we predict the rage of people. From the Gulf to the Caucuses, and from the USA to Japan the world felt pain in 2011.
December 13, 2011
The relationship of Arab and Persian can be summarized as one of antagonistic alternating bouts of best of friends with worst of neighbors!
November 23, 2011
A special commission investigating Bahrain's March crackdown on Shiite-led protests said on Wednesday that police used "excessive force"
November 4, 2011
In the first such visit by an Arab or foreign ruler since he stepped down on February 11, ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak met earlier this week Bahrain's King Hamad bin Issa
October 6, 2011
The Kingdom's Minister of Industry and Commerce has announced a $13 billion commitment to Bahrain International Investment Park.
August 14, 2011
Chairman of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Essam Fakhro, said on Monday that Bahrain’s economy lost approximately $2 billion dollars due to the political unrest.