February 24, 2001
Bahrain and Russia will start in March talks aimed at boosting trade ties and encouraging bilateral investments.
February 22, 2001
Bahrain's total exports surpassed five billion dollars in 2000 as oil exports amounted to 4 billion.
Bahrain registered a trade deficit of 318.2 million Bahraini dinars in 2000 ($844 million), with exports of BD 644.5 million and imports of BD 962.7 million. However, the picture was reversed where no
February 21, 2001
By Mahmoud Al Abed English News Editor After the landslide public approval of political reforms in Bahrain, the notion that political opposition is a
Money laundering has been declared by the authorities in Bahrain as an offense worthy of an up to seven-year jail term a fine of up to one million dinars, reported <I>Gulf News</I>.
February 20, 2001
Money laundering has been declared by the authorities in Bahrain as an offense worthy of an up to seven-year jail term a fine of up to one million dinars.
February 19, 2001
Bahrain's Emir, Sheikh Hamad al-Khalifa abolished Sunday the emergency laws in force in the Gulf state for more than 25 years. Meanwhile, an oppositio
February 18, 2001
Bahrain’s health ministry has approved a plan to introduce iron-enriched flour in the market soon.
February 16, 2001
An overwhelming majority of 98.4 percent of Bahraini voters have said yes to the charter transforming the Gulf Arab state of Bahrain into a constituti
More than 95 percent of voters have reportedly given a yes to a referendum on setting up democratic reforms in Bahrain
February 15, 2001
The Bahraini government predicted a 100 percent "yes" vote as Bahrainis voted Wednesday in a referendum on a national charter to restore democracy to
February 14, 2001
Bahrainis began voting Wednesday in a referendum expected to produce a landslide in favor of a national charter to restore democracy to the Gulf state
February 13, 2001
The Emir of Bahrain Shaikh Hamad bin Issa al Khalifa issued Tuesday a decree pardoning what is said to be the last batch of political prisoners.
By Nigel Thorpe Senior English Editor Albawaba.com - Amman Bahrain takes its first steps down the road to democracy on Wednesday and Thursday when
February 12, 2001
The Bahrain-based Gulf International Bank (GIP) posted a record profit of 118.1 million dollars in 2000.