Bahrain

April 9, 2001

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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

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Smart bank and credit cards will be introduced in Bahrain by 2004.

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Bahrain holds on Saturday a month-long census, following the end of a land dispute with neighboring Qatar.

April 6, 2001

03:00 GMT

Bahrainis and expatriates have decided to build an orphanage in Jerusalem to support the Palestinians.

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Bahrain and Jordan signed in Amman Thursday a joint co-operation protocol in the field of social development, allowing for the exchange of expertise a

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A delegation of 25 Qatari businessmen is due to start a three-day visit to Manama on Friday

April 5, 2001

03:00 GMT

The Bahraini decision to allow the import of satellite dishes has led to a strong reaction from the local market where shop owners are preparing thems

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Bahrain’s emir Shaikh Hamad bin Issa al-Khalifa will visit Saudi Arabia on Thursday.

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Up to 19 commercial banks in Bahrain may cooperate in the creation of a credit reference bureau, designed to enable sharing information in the personal finance sector.

April 4, 2001

03:00 GMT

Thousands of liters of fresh milk are being distributed to needy families all over Bahrain this month.