Bahrain

May 25, 2001

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Bahraini princess Meriam Al Khalifa, who fled her country with a US Marine, was granted permanent residency in the United States on Thursday after arg

May 23, 2001

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Bahrain is well ahead in the preparation of a draft law to speed up the e-governance process and e-commerce transactions, providing stimulus to the in

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The explosion that rocked a shopping center in Manama on Monday was the result of a gas cylinder leak, officials said on Tuesday.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak received Tuesday a message from Bahrain’s emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa on bilateral ties.

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Malaysia and Bahrain intend to join forces in establishing an international Islamic money market, and plan to work together in making such a market operational.

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Gulf Air's board will discuss a plan next week to inject cash into the regional airline, which faces financial difficulties mainly because of fuel price rises and growing competition, a company offici

May 22, 2001

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Kuwait is keen on hiring Bahraini teachers for its schools, it is learnt.

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One person was killed and dozens injured Monday night when a powerful explosion rocked a shopping center in Manama.

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Bahraini authorities prevented a major Saudi food company from importing its products into local markets last week, as it was reportedly lacking the necessary “Certificate of Origin” for the shipment.

May 21, 2001

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The Middle East’s first schooling portal was launched in Manama Sunday by a Bahraini firm.

May 20, 2001

03:00 GMT

Qatar's emir on Sunday met with Bahrain's information minister for talks on bilateral relations.

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Malaysia and Bahrain plan to play a catalytic role in the establishment of an international Islamic money market.

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Bahrain is examining the prospect of joint ventures with Jordan to develop weapons systems.

May 19, 2001

03:00 GMT

Bahrain’s Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa will visit Egypt on Monday for bilateral talks with Egyptian officials.

May 17, 2001

03:00 GMT

Bahrain is keen to end its monopoly in the communications sector, said Transportation Minister Sheikh Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa on Wednesday.