Bahrain

April 13, 2001

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The GCC represents the best framework for furthering co-operation among regional states, said Bahraini Affairs and Information Minister Mohammed Al Mu

April 12, 2001

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Bahrain’s history sprang to life Wednesday with the opening of the Ninth Heritage Festival of the 10-day cultural festival under the theme Traditional

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Bahrain’s campaign to introduce democratic and constitutional reforms took a major step forward on Wednesday when the committee charged with activatin

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Buoyed by the successful resolution of a land dispute between their two countries, the business communities of Bahrain and Qatar appear intent on quickly to patching up bilateral trade relations.

April 11, 2001

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A Bahraini woman has sued a mall store for “ethical damages” when she found a mirror in the store’s changing room, making it possible for anyone to se

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Bahrain Monetary Agency (BMA) has posted a net profit of BD24.5 million ($68m) last year, comprising a rise of 35 percent over BD18.1m ($50m) gains re

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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.