October 15, 2012
Kuwait has offered to fund several key infrastructure development projects in the Bahraini Kingdom, in a deal expected to be worth $273 million.
Bahrain's ruler has demanded that Gulf Air, the national carrier, to be recapitalized after the furor of mounting debts, the Manama-based daily Al Bilad has reporte.
October 10, 2012
Bahrain must improve its services to Hajj pilgrims to ensure that pilgrims are able to perform rituals without difficulty, his Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa said yesterday.
The Bahraini artist uses his sculptures and fine prints to unfold meanings in winding stories.
October 9, 2012
Bahrain's national airline, Gulf Air, is being allowed to continue to operate despite mounting losses. The government is desperately seeking to secure additional funds as any reduction in service or shut-down would be a deep embarrassment to the regime.
October 2, 2012
As doctors are jailed, and protests continue, Bahrain is planning a big push for urbanisation, with schemes to build new infrastructure being introduced in 2013
Bahrain's Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) boss has said that he wants to forge closer ties between the private sectors in Bahrain and Jordan.
Ithmaar Bank has announced negotiations on a proposed merger with First Leasing Bank, one of its Bahrain-based associates, have reached an advanced stage.
October 1, 2012
The popular Bahraini artist continues to win international praise for his self-taught skill.
September 29, 2012
A Shiite Bahraini was killed Friday night near the capital Manama by police firing who came under attack, the Kingdom's Interior Ministry said Saturday in a statement.
September 27, 2012
Zainab al-Khawaja, the tweep fighting for her freedom of speech, is jailed in Bahrain after tearing up a picture of Bahrain's King.
September 26, 2012
Bahrain's economy signalled that is is improving, with GDP expected to grow at 4-5 per cent in 2012. Human rights abuses remain in the Kingdom however, and the pivotal trade unions could become vocal again.
September 25, 2012
The Sukuk Al Salam Islamic securities issued by the Ventral Bank of Bahrain is oversubscribed almost two and a half times over.
September 20, 2012
Bahrain is the most economically free in the MENA region, according to an international think tank, but with continued oppression and state-violence against protestors, is this just an economic useful idiot ?
The oil-rich Saudi Kingdom illustrated it's financial might by supporting post-Arab Spring with financial aid, as other nations in the region also receive substantial packages.