Manama : All government ministries, state bodies and establishments will be closed on May 1, on account of International Workers’ Day. His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has issued a circular to this effect.
In order to ensure effective implementation of VAT consumers are now able to verify vendors’ VAT registration status via QR code. By scanning the QR code displayed on VAT certificates with their mobile phones consumers can confirm registration status.
The Ministry of Works announced that improvement works on Shaikh Isa Bin Salman Highway necessitate the closure of one and two lanes on stages between Shaikh Salman Flyover and Bahrain Map Flyover for the eastbound traffic leading to Muharraq. The nighttime closure will be
The General Directorate of Civil Defence has held a joint exercise for the high-rise buildings in Juffair. It aimed to ensure fast response by the Civil Defence teams and test the preparedness of the safety and security personnel of some residential buildings.
A number of Members of Parliaments (MPs) requested, as a matter of urgency, to stop applying the already applied 5% Value Added Value (VAT) on food sold in the cafeterias of schools to students. This request received approval of MPS while others questioned it of being a solid fact.
Director General of the Municipality of the Northern Governorate, Engineer Lamia Al-Fadhala said that the municipality was keen to spread the colors of beauty, patriotism and pride through the cultivation of nearly a quarter of a million Petunias. The flowers will be planted to form the B
With regard to the construction of new buildings, the following services are not subjected to VAT: • Construction works • Site clearance services
Four hundred and seventy-five traffic violations related to driving on the emergency lane have already been recorded since the beginning of the current year, authorities announced. Hundreds of motorists have been fined for illegally driving on the emergency lane, the Ministry of Interior revealed
The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) honoured 85 tour guides during a ceremony held at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention (BIECC). The event was held in the presence of the Chief Executive Officer of BTEA, Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa. Certificates were dis