Shaikh Ali said the visit “shouldn’t be taken politically or be misused to diminish the international achievement” of the Kingdom, which was trusted to host the congress among 209 member countries
October 22, 2016 - 23:17 GMT
The decision to host Israeli Football Association delegation in the Kingdom has sparked public outrage according to DT News.
Eat' Bahrain market offering currently includes 80 restaurants, including Michelin-led restaurants CUT by Wolfgang Puck and Masso by Chef Susy Massetti. (Shutterstock)
October 20, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Founded in 2014, Eat’s consumer facing apps, available on web, iOS and Android, allow diners across Bahrain and Dubai to discover fine-dining restaurants and make real-time reservations.
The event is Bahrain’s first tri-service defence exhibition, covering land, sea and air. (Wikimedia Commons)
October 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The first Bahrain International Defence Exhibition and Conference (Bidec) will be take place from October 16 to18 next year.
A protestor cries after being pepper sprayed as she is arrested by riot policemen on January 18, 2013. (AFP Photo / Mohammed Al-Shaikh)
October 16, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The development comes as Bahrain’s repressive measures prohibit gatherings of more than five people.
The International Fencing Association logo
October 04, 2016 - 02:02 GMT
Players from around the world will participate in the International Fencing Association (IFA)'s cup championship in the Kingdom of Bahrain under the...
The awarded tenders were for projects related to roads, sanitary engineering and construction. (Shutterstock)
October 02, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
In addition to the 15 new invitations to tender, Bahrain announced over $6M in project tenders awarded in August.
Protesters hold a poster of Sheikh Isa Qassim. (AFP/File)
September 29, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Bahrainis protested the imprisonment and trial of Sheikh Isa Qassim after his trial was abruptly adjourned for an indefinite period.
Protests have swept Bahrain in the past – but is Israel a hot topic in the Kingdom? (AFP/File)
September 28, 2016 - 17:56 GMT
And no-one seemed to mind very much.
The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
September 23, 2016 - 17:38 GMT
The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) honored 39 young athletes with outstanding academic marks at a special reception ceremony.
The fifth edition of the Asian Beach Games logo
September 22, 2016 - 15:27 GMT
Bahrain’s national beach handball and bodybuilding teams have touched down on Da Nang ahead of this year’s Asian Beach Games.
The Bahrain Asian Traders Committee plans roadshows in South Korea, the Philippines, Sri Lanka and other Asian countries to promote Bahrain as an ideal investment destination. (File photo)
September 21, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry is focusing its efforts to encourage businesses to look closer to home rather than investing abroad.
The Seattle purchase follows a $180M acquisition in Washington DC in February 2016. (Pixabay)
September 19, 2016 - 05:29 GMT
The Washington property represents the second acquisition under Investcorp's strategy to acquire top-quality, well-occupied, cash-flowing properties in key gateway markets in the US.
September 18, 2016 - 09:11 GMT
GFH first acquired the club in late 2012
She's inspired by the country’s pearl divers and traditional wedding songs. (Facebook)
September 16, 2016 - 11:11 GMT
She's inspired by the country’s pearl divers and traditional wedding songs.
Mara Xpress will invest $500,000 into an Abu Dhabi facility followed by plans for expansion in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. (Mara Xpress)
September 15, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The Dubai-based company aims to capture 50 percent of the e-commerce logistics market in the GCC by 2018.
Bahraini protestors hold a placard bearing the portrait of top Bahraini Shia cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim, during a protest against the revocation of Qassim's citizenship near his house in the village of Diraz, west of Manama, on June 20, 2016. (AFP/File)
September 15, 2016 - 11:27 GMT
The EU and the 35-member UN Human Rights Council have urged the Bahraini regime to put an end to its heavy-handed crackdown against political dissidents as the Al Khalifah regime keeps up its policy of repression.