January 19, 2014
Bahrain is planning to set up a space research agency in its effort to "take advantage" of out-of-this-world technology developments.
January 16, 2014
Overall, the kingdom is ranked 13th out of 178 economies worldwide, between the US and the UK which rank 12th and 14th respectively and is the only Mena country to rank in the top 20.
Squeeze in a little night of culture a la Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Bahrain National Theatre tonight!
January 14, 2014
Bahraini forces belonging to the Al Khalifa ruling family have vandalized the Shiite shrine of Sasaa Sohan al-Abdi, a companion of the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
January 12, 2014
Bahrain is constructing a $52.7 million theme park that will feature the country's first full-size ice arena along with an indoor ski slope.
Thousands of fans traveled to Bahrain from around the Gulf to attend the concert of popular Pakistani singer Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, but an unfortunate car accident just hours before his scheduled gig kept him from performing Friday night.
January 9, 2014
Bahrain announced late Wednesday that it has suspended reconciliation talks with the Shiite opposition majority amidst growing unrest.
January 8, 2014
Bahrain MPs approved a bill this week that ensures all Bahrainis receive at least a minimum wage of $792 a month in the private sector
January 1, 2014
Ministry in Bahrain claim that Imams should "condemn terrorism from the religious, legal and human points of view,".
December 31, 2013
Bahrain foiled a plot Monday to smuggle explosives and weapons into the country by boat
The EDB's latest Bahrain Economic Quarterly said robust expansion of the Bahraini economy gathered further momentum this year.
December 30, 2013
Bahrain has sentenced five men to 15 years in prison each for homemade bomb attacks in 2012, but activists say their confessions were given under torture.
Telecom company Fast Link Group is opening its regional office in Bahrain in 2014.
December 29, 2013
Sheik Ali Salman, leader of the Al Wefaq opposition political party in Bahrain, was arrested in Manama on Saturday.
December 25, 2013
Bahrain announced Tuesday that it will "gradually raise" its national diesel fuel selling price to "reduce [the country's] heavy subsidy burden."