May 10, 2001
Gulf states finance ministers and central bank governors will hold a joint meeting with the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Hors
May 9, 2001
Aluminum Bahrain (Alba), one of the Middle East's biggest smelters, said its output rose 1.8 percent to 509,690 tons in 2000, and that its new coke ca
Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco) said on Tuesday it would invest 1 million dinars ($2.7 million) to upgrade its Internet services.
Bahrain and US vowed on Tuesday to further strengthen defense ties.
May 8, 2001
More people in Bahrain have died from traffic accidents in the last few years than from several infectious diseases combined, included tuberculosis, w
Bahrain’s emir asked US President George W. Bush on Monday to do more to help jump-start the Middle East's halted peace talks.
May 7, 2001
Bahrain on Sunday extended its month-long census to the end of the week in order to “enable more people to take part.”
Bahrain’s emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa, arrived Sunday in Washington for talks with President George W. Bush on bilateral and regional issue
May 6, 2001
US President George W. Bush is keen to forge close personal ties with Bahrain’s emir, Sheikh Hamad Al Khalifa, Bush’s top Mideast advisor said ahead o
The Bahrain-based shipping company Tylos Ferry is to launch a passenger service between India and the Gulf, the first such link in almost 30 years.
May 5, 2001
The annual conference of financial institutions in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)region will be held in Manama on May 29.
Bahrain and France hailed Friday their "excellent" political ties and growing economic relations during a visit by Bahrain’s emir to Paris.
May 4, 2001
Sheikh Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa, the emir of Bahrain, arrived in Paris on Friday for talks with officials there.
May 3, 2001
Bahrain’s emir, Sheikh Hamad Al Khalifa, will visit Paris on Friday for talks with President Jacque Chirac and other French officials on bilateral and
Bahrain has set a course to stage the first naval exhibition in the Middle East.