The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
September 23, 2016 - 17:38 GMT
The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) honored 39 young athletes with outstanding academic marks at a special reception ceremony.
The fifth edition of the Asian Beach Games logo
September 22, 2016 - 15:27 GMT
Bahrain’s national beach handball and bodybuilding teams have touched down on Da Nang ahead of this year’s Asian Beach Games.
The Bahrain Asian Traders Committee plans roadshows in South Korea, the Philippines, Sri Lanka and other Asian countries to promote Bahrain as an ideal investment destination. (File photo)
September 21, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry is focusing its efforts to encourage businesses to look closer to home rather than investing abroad.
The Seattle purchase follows a $180M acquisition in Washington DC in February 2016. (Pixabay)
September 19, 2016 - 05:29 GMT
The Washington property represents the second acquisition under Investcorp's strategy to acquire top-quality, well-occupied, cash-flowing properties in key gateway markets in the US.
September 18, 2016 - 09:11 GMT
GFH first acquired the club in late 2012
She's inspired by the country’s pearl divers and traditional wedding songs. (Facebook)
September 16, 2016 - 11:11 GMT
She's inspired by the country’s pearl divers and traditional wedding songs.
Mara Xpress will invest $500,000 into an Abu Dhabi facility followed by plans for expansion in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. (Mara Xpress)
September 15, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The Dubai-based company aims to capture 50 percent of the e-commerce logistics market in the GCC by 2018.
Bahraini protestors hold a placard bearing the portrait of top Bahraini Shia cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim, during a protest against the revocation of Qassim's citizenship near his house in the village of Diraz, west of Manama, on June 20, 2016. (AFP/File)
September 15, 2016 - 11:27 GMT
The EU and the 35-member UN Human Rights Council have urged the Bahraini regime to put an end to its heavy-handed crackdown against political dissidents as the Al Khalifah regime keeps up its policy of repression.
A protester waves the Bahraini flag during an anti-government protest. (AFP/File)
August 31, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Human rights organizations have cast doubt on Bahraini courts, maintaining that courts issue sentences based on forced confessions.
Most expats in the region agree that it is not necessary to speak Arabic to get by in everyday life, especially in Bahrain, Oman, and the UAE, where Arabic and English are the main business languages. (File photo)
August 30, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The third annual InterNations Expat Insider 2016 survey ranks Bahrain as the number one destination for expats in the GCC, especially in terms of childcare and education.
Ruth Jebet is felicitated after she arrives in Bahrain following her achievements in Rio and Paris (Photo: BNA)
August 29, 2016 - 19:25 GMT
Kingdom ‘ready’ to support all those who have skills, potential to compete
The hip hop artist is launching his new album in September. (
August 28, 2016 - 09:24 GMT
The aspiring artist is launching his new album in September.
Bahrain is implementing a royal order to provide 40,000 units for citizens with housing projects nationwide. (File photo)
August 24, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Kuwait will finance $293M to build 1247 housing units in Bahrain while the UAE will fund housing and infrastructure projects worth over $102M.
Enas Oun. (Twitter)
August 23, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Enas Oun was stopped at the Bahrain International Airport and prevented from traveling due to ongoing investigations about her work.
The King Fahd Causeway linking Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. (Wajahat Mahmood/Flickr)
August 23, 2016 - 10:17 GMT
A 40km long bridge between Al Ahsa and Bahrain, and a 25km long bridge Al Ahsa and Qatar was first proposed in May.
Bahraini human rights activist Ghana Jamshir. (File photo)
August 20, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Dozens of Shia Muslims have staged a demonstration in Bahrain to condemn a regime-imposed ban on holding Friday prayers in the country and to denounce the Al Khalifah regime’s crackdown on the majority Shia community.