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."
December 23, 2013
Season one Arab Idol star Dounia Batma made one Bahraini dude a lucky man. Not only did he gain a second wife, but she's a celebrity songstress to boot!
December 19, 2013
Many Bahraini opposition activists have been detained, tortured or killed since the 2011 uprisings. For those still on the streets, time--and resources--are running out to stop government forces from dooming them to similar fates. We take a look at the growing movement of Bahraini activist asylum-seekers who are starting to flee the Gulf Island for protection elsewhere.
December 16, 2013
Bahrain's economy grew 4.6 percent over the past year based on third quarter data.
December 11, 2013
A court in Bahrain has sentenced 12 anti-regime protesters to prison for allegedly attacking a car warehouse as the Al Khalifa regime steps up its crackdown on dissent.
Bahraini customers will be using a 5G mobile network, 100 times faster than 4G, by 2017.
December 9, 2013
Media groups affiliated with Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah have apologized to Bahrain for their biased and subjective coverage of Shiite protests in the Gulf state.
December 3, 2013
The annual Economic Freedom of the Arab World report published by the Fraser Institute has ranked Arab nations in terms of economic freedom.