Bahrain

April 11, 2001

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A Bahraini company plans to launch four industrial projects in Syria at a cost of $1.6 billion, the Baath economic weekly reported Tuesday, April 10.  Among the projects, which will be launched by t

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A Bahraini company plans to launch four industrial projects in Syria at a cost of $1.6 billion, the Baath economic weekly reported Tuesday, April 10.  Among the projects, which will be launched by t

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A collapse of Bahrain’s ready-to-wear clothes industry appears imminent, as a result of a number of new employment regulations, which have recently been initiated by local authorities and geared at in

April 10, 2001

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The Bahrain National Museum is making final preparations for the 9th Heritage Festival (Bahraini Popular Food), to be held on Wednesday.

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A new strategy to attract foreign investors was discussed Monday at the Bahraini Economic Development Council meeting, which also discussed a report o

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Bahrain’s emir Sheikh Hamad al-Khalifa will visit Washington on May 7th for talks with US President George W. Bush.

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Bahrain’s telecom company Batelco announced on Monday that citizens will be able to use voice mail service on their fixed phones for free.

April 9, 2001

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An Islamic money market operating worldwide among financial institutions adhering to Sharia law will likely go operational in October in Manama.

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Bahrain’s government announced on Sunday the formation of a special committee to improve the performance and efficiency of civil service.

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Bahrain announced on Sunday the kickoff of a year-long public health awareness campaign to mark the World Health Day.

April 8, 2001

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Bahrain must develop its technology security infrastructure to compete in the e-commerce revolution.

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Leading businessmen of Bahrain and Qatar signed Saturday in Manama a cooperation agreement aimed at “launching a new era of trade and economic ties be

April 7, 2001

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Bahrain will have the first woman ambassador appointed to the country when Hilal Baskal takes up the post of the new Turkish envoy to Manama.

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The World Health Organization (WHO) has raised Bahrain's efforts in developing a sustainable integrated system for provision of mental health services

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A top-level Qatari delegation arrived in Bahrain on Friday for talks with leading officials to discuss ways of strengthening bilateral trade talks bet