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.
Bahrain's Emir Sheikh Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa left for France on Friday, May 3, for talks on the situation in the Gulf, the Middle East peace process and ways of improving bilateral ties, the Gulf N
May 2, 2001
Bahrain is counting on the Hawar islands to boost tourism, following a settlement with Qatar on the territory, a Bahraini official said Tuesday, May 1. "The Hawar islands are a very good attraction an
A $66.3-million job creation program has been announced by the prime minister of Bahrain, Shaikh Khalifa Bin Salman Al-Khalifa, aiming to combat the high unemployment rate in the Gulf state, unofficia
May 1, 2001
Bahraini job seekers will get cash assistance until they are found places in training schemes, the emir, Sheikh Hamad al-Khalifa, has decreed.