December 6, 2012
Bahrain should achieve economic growth of 2.4 per cent this year and that should rise to 2.9pc next year, despite protests continuing in the country.
December 5, 2012
Bahrain's Parliament yesterday voted to replace the entire Gulf Air board, which was only appointed last month, and tear up the contracts of two consultancy firms recruited by the struggling airline.
US socialite Kim Kardashian has left the Gulf following an unprecedented three-day visit to Kuwait and Bahrain to launch new stores.
December 3, 2012
Kim Kardashian has reportedly begun planning her wedding to Kanye West and is taking inspiration from the nuptials of Britain's Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
November 29, 2012
Bahraini MPs failed to push through a resolution to stop U.S. reality TV star Kim Kardashian from visiting the Gulf country, a newspaper reported on Wednesday.
November 22, 2012
The of board of Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, yesterday passed a resolution to set up three committees for the implementation of its restructuring plan
November 19, 2012
As the Bahraini government bans protests in the country, the average rate of interest on trade-loans has risen.
November 18, 2012
The series of attacks Bahrain has been witnessing in the past three days is clearly an attempt to target economy, said a lawmaker.
This year's Dubai International Film Festival sets aside special event for Gulfi talent.
November 13, 2012
Bahrain's flag carrying airline, Gulf Air, has announced that in deference to government directives it has revised aircraft orders with Boeing and Airbus that reduce its long-term financial liability of approximately $5 billion by over 50 per cent.
November 11, 2012
Bahrain’s economy is expected to grow at four to five per cent despite the unrest and global developments, as the government's paramilitary wing, the National Guard, is deployed at "strategic locations".
November 5, 2012
Two Saudi border guards were killed on Monday at dawn in an ambush by armed elements affiliated to Al-Qaeda.
Bahrain's cruise season is officially launched on Friday when a German liner carrying 2,300 tourists docks at the Khalifa Bin Salman Port.
November 4, 2012
Companies involved in Halal products in Bahrain could be set to cash in on the historic agreement by India and Pakistan to open trade links for the first time in 16 years. Bahraini businesses could rake in profits from the re-galvanized trade-link between former enemy states.
November 1, 2012
Bahrain’s ruler King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa has issued a decree allocating BD185 million ($490.9 million) funding to support the ailing national airline Gulf Air, after a serious of troubling setbacks.