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Bahrain is hosting the GCC summit ahead of the Manama Dialogue dealing with regional security issues, and Bahrain’s National Day. (File photo)
December 04, 2016 - 11:58 GMT
The 37th summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council will be held in Bahrain this week, during which GCC states will have the chance to discuss projects such as the pan-GCC railway, integrated water grid and common market.
Blackstone Science Square, is a 99 percent leased 76,038 square foot office/lab property in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (BldUp)
November 24, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The acquisition of the US properties is in line with Investcorp's strategy of acquiring well-occupied, cash flowing properties in metropolitan areas with strong growth fundamentals.
The objective is to offer newlyweds a variety of options in terms of hosting unforgettable celebrations and spending their honeymoon at the best hotels and resorts in Bahrain, said a statement from BTEA. (ART Rotana)
November 24, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Bahrain's new wedding identity, Island Wedding, has been designed by a group of international experts from the wedding sector in order to showcase the kingdom’s main offering as a wedding destination.
Bahrain's top Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim. (AFP/File)
November 23, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Hundreds of people have taken to the streets across Bahrain to express solidarity with prominent Shia Muslim cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim who is to return to the dock on Wednesday for trial.
Bahrain has been rocked by unrest since security forces crushed Shiite-led protests in 2011 demanding a constitutional monarchy and an elected prime minister. (AFP/File)
November 22, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The prominent rights group released a damning report ahead of British Prime Minister Theresa May’s visit to the Persian Gulf kingdom in December.
Under the new guidelines, citizens of the US, Canada, UK and Ireland holding a five-year multiple re-entry visa to Bahrain will be able to stay longer in the country. (Shutterstock)
November 21, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
Under the fourth phase of its new visa policy, Bahrain has revealed a new single entry visa and one-year multiple re-entry e-visa for citizens of 114 countries.
Britain's Prince Charles speaks to Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa upon arriving in Manama, Bahrain, Nov. 8, 2016. Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, seen behind the two princes, are on a three-nation tour of the Gulf. (AFP/File)
November 09, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla have arrived in Bahrain on a three-nation tour of the Persian Gulf states amid strong criticism of London’s continued arms sales to the repressive regime in Manama.
The two sides discussed ways of boosting the cooperation in the fields of youth and sports
November 08, 2016 - 16:02 GMT
Advisor of HM the King for Youth and Sports Affairs, Saleh Essa Bin Hindi Al Mannaee, has met Egypt's Youth and Sports Minister Khalid Abdulaziz...
Why the long face, Ahlam? (File photo)
November 03, 2016 - 13:34 GMT
We laughed so hard we snorted a little.
Photo: News of Bahrain
November 02, 2016 - 15:04 GMT
A packed grid of 33 cars is set to line up at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) for this year’s FIA WEC Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain, scheduled for November 17-19, as a part of the first-ever Bahrain Motorsport Festival.
American pop star Dev and Moroccan singer-songwriter Hatim Ammor will also be performing at the event. (Facebook)
November 01, 2016 - 21:03 GMT
American pop star Dev and Moroccan singer-songwriter Hatim Ammor will also be performing at the event.
Supporters of Lebanon's Free Patriotic Movement celebrate the election of their leader MP Michel Aoun (portrait) and carry the flag of Hezbollah in the town of Jdeideh north of Beirut on October 31, 2016. (AFP/Marwan Tahtah)
November 01, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Seven people were convicted Monday in the UAE of forming a Hezbollah-linked cell, local news reported.
IKEA is the world’s largest retailer for furniture and is known for its ready-to-assemble furniture and other home appliances. It has 385 stores spread over 48 countries. (File photo)
October 31, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Construction is underway for IKEA's 37,000 square meter store megastore, which is being built at a cost of $124.76 million.
Wife and baby of Bahraini rights activist on 'travel ban' after London protest. (AFP/File)
October 30, 2016 - 12:59 GMT
Duaa Alwadaei was prevented by Bahraini immigration officers from boarding a London-bound flight on Wednesday. The detention came hours after her husband, Sayed Ahmed Alwadaei, protested the visit by the king of Bahrain to Downing Street.
A wholesale Islamic investment bank regulated by the Central Bank of Bahrain, Ibdar Bank is engaged in real estate, private equity, capital markets and investment advisory activities. (Trade Arabia)
October 24, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Ibdar's new acquisition is located in Montgomery county, a wealthy commuter suburb 25 miles from Washington DC.