April 17, 2001
Bahrain's emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Issa al-Khalifa, reshuffled the government on Tuesday, bringing in five new faces, but leaving the key posts unchange
Bahrain has set 800 million dollars (BD302.4m) as its yearly target for new international investment in the Gulf state.
April 16, 2001
A Bahrain-based General Council for Islamic Financial Institutions will become operational later this year.
A 15-million-dollar tower will be constructed in Bahrain to boost tourism in the Gulf state.
Bahrain and Kuwait have agreed to set up a joint supreme cooperation committee, marking a new era of ties in the fields of politics, economy, trade an
Bahraini women should enjoy more rights as democratic reforms take hold in the Gulf state, said a member of the Shura council.
April 15, 2001
Labor unions may soon be allowed to operate legally in Bahrain when the Gulf state introduces an amendment to the labor law that will also allow "some
The joint Qatar-Bahraini higher committee convenes on Monday in Doha as both countries signed an agreement last month to bolster bilateral ties.
Bahrain and Qatar are to launch the first ferry service between the two Gulf neighbors, now the world court has settled their territorial dispute, a newspaper reported Saturday, April 14. "The propos
April 14, 2001
Bahrain has submitted its candidacy to join the UN Human Rights Commission.
Bahraini women from across the country will meet late Saturday to form their own national movement, the first of its kind in the Gulf state.
Work has started on a 15-million-dollars Disney-style aqua park in the south-east of Bahrain.
Bahrain’s first private girls school will be inaugurated in September.
April 13, 2001
Bahrain's committee has begun deliberations over steps to be taken to implement the changes in the voted National Charter.
Experts meeting in Bahrain say that high blood cholesterol levels, which are a major risk factor for heart attacks, can be combated by effective drugs