Bahrain's real gross domestic product expanded by 2.9 per cent last year, according to the EDB chief. (Shutterstock)
October 07, 2015 - 12:10 GMT
Investment aimed at improving participation in manufacturing, energy, healthcare and education sectors and improving diversification.
October 04, 2015 - 17:40 GMT
Bahrain will be sending more than 170 of its finest athletes for the Second GCC Games, due to take place from October 15 to 26 in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.
Bahraini protesters hold signs of Sheikh Salman, the leader of the Shia opposition group in Bahrain. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 01, 2015 - 20:35 GMT
Bahrain recalled its ambassador to Iran and declared the Iranian acting charge d’affaires in Manama persona non-grata and gave him 72 hours to leave the country.
Police uncovered the explosive materials and a bomb-making factory in two separate locations during a counterterrorism campaign. (AFP/File)
October 01, 2015 - 18:07 GMT
Police uncovered the explosive materials and a bomb-making factory in two separate locations during a counterterrorism campaign.
The road show follows similar events in London, Berlin, Brussels and Paris. (Shutterstock/Orhan Cam)
September 28, 2015 - 14:45 GMT
A 200 member delegation has joined with the Middle East Media Research Institute in the US to improve Bahrain's image overseas.
A migrant carries his two children as he gets off of an inflatable boat after arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey to Greece on August 14, 2015. (AFP/Achilleas Zavallis)
September 20, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
A inflatable dinghy carrying 46 passengers capsized off the Greek island of Lesbos. Greece's Coast Guard was able to rescue 20 people from the water, but 26 remain missing.
The launch is part of Baharain Bourse's efforts to become a hub in the provision of financial Islamic services. (Biz Bahrain)
September 15, 2015 - 10:47 GMT
Bahrain Islamic Index includes 17 companies with sharia compliant activities.
Gulf Air currently operates an all-Airbus fleet of 28 aircraft. (Travel and Tour World)
September 09, 2015 - 13:28 GMT
Purchase is under discussion between French President Holland and HM Sheikh Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifa; details will be announced next year.
Mexico, Malta, Singapore, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Thailand Panama, Canada and Australia made the top 10. (Amazon)
August 31, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The biggest expat survey in the world have made a list of most livable countries based on support services and overall quality of life. How did your country do?
Bahrain has experienced ongoing unrest since protests by the Shia majority erupted in 2011. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
One policeman in Bahrain was killed and several others injured in what the state's authorities called a "terrorist blast".
A young Bahraini protester holds up a portrait of Bahraini head of the banned opposition movement Al-Wefaq, Sheikh Ali Salman, during a protest against his arrest late on December 31, 2014 in Bilad al-Qadeem, a suburb of Manama. (AFP/Mohammed al-Sheikh)
August 25, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Human Rights Watch has condemned the trial of opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman and urged the Bahraini ruling family to release him immediately.