BAHRAIN | THE DAILY TRIBUNE | KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN

Coast Guard seizes banned trawling nets

TDT | Manama Coast Guard Command patrols have seized 10 banned trawling nets on five boats, according to Coast Guard commander Rear Admiral Alaa Abdullah Siyadi. The operation is part of the Coast Guard’s efforts to address violations related to fishing and the gear...

Fishing industry development stepped up

TDT | Manama Bahrain has over the past five years stepped up its development of fishing ports in an effort to enhance the industry in the Kingdom, according to the Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning. The ministry has been modernizing the infrast...

ICRF Thirst-Quenchers continue charitable initiatives

TDT | Manama The Indian Community Relief Fund (ICRF) has distributed bottled water, fruits, and biscuits, as well as lunch boxes of biriyani, to around 140 workers as part of Eid Al Adha celebrations. The donations were the fourth in a series distributed at the Amazon As...

Bahrain Summer Festival gets underway

TDT | Manama This year's Bahrain Summer Festival was launched last night during an opening ceremony featuring the authentic Bahraini melodies and tunes of Ismail Dawas Band. The event was held in the parking lot of the Qal’at al Bahrain site museum and held in the presence of Bahrai...

Freediving shows being held at GCC first’s cylindrical aquarium

TDT | Manama Freediving exhibitions are taking place during the Eid Al Adha holidays at the first cylindrical aquarium in the GCC. Located at Mall of Dilmunia in Galali, the Bahrain Aquarium is organising these shows until tomorrow. They will be taking place from 4.30pm ...

Shura Council chairman lauds UAE on Barakah nuclear power plant

TDT | Manama Shura Council chairman Ali bin Saleh Al Saleh stressed yesterday that the success in operating the Barakah nuclear power plant in Abu Dhabi— the first of its kind in the Arab world—is a new addition to the UAE’s impressive record of achieve...

HM the King sends congratulatory cables

TDT | Manama His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa sent a cable of congratulations yesterday to North Macedonia President Stevo Pendarovski on his country’s National Day. HM the King sent a similar congratulatory cable to Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou on t...

OFDPM completes registration period for sixth FDPM Fellowship

TDT | Manama The Office of the First Deputy Prime Minister (OFDPM) has announced the end of the registration period for the sixth edition of the FDPM Fellowship. The FDPM Fellowship programme helps realise the visions of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khali...

Zero COVID-19 deaths as cases continue to drop

TDT | Manama The Ministry of Health reported zero casualties related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) yesterday, as the number of active cases in Bahrain continued to decline. The total death toll in the Kingdom remained at 147. The ministry announced early this morning tha...

Bahrain affirms solidarity with UAE

TDT | Manama Bahrain has affirmed its solidarity with the UAE regarding Turkish intervention in the internal affairs of Arab countries, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said yesterday in a statement. Bahrain denounces the hostile declarations of Turkish defence minister Hu...

Municipal payments gone cashless

Manama  Municipal payments in the Kingdom had gone completely cashless, since April, in a move strengthening Bahrain battle against COVID-19 out-break. The system, in pla...

Zero deaths in Bahrain

Manama Zero deaths were reported in Bahrain yesterday as the number of people recovered from the infection went up by 371. With this, the number of people cured...

Capital governorate holds sterilisation drive

Manama The Capital Governorate yesterday conducted a campaign to sterilise the streets and alleyways in Juffair as part of a drive to prevent the spread of the novel Coro...

Causeway opens for truck movement

Manama Bahrain has shown the green light for goods movements through King Fahd Causeway as both Saudi and Bahrain continue to ease COVID-19 restrictions. ...

Muharraq police distribute face masks, gifts

Manama Muhraq police directorate yesterday distributed face masks and pamphlets on coronavirus preventive measures as part of an aware- ness campaign held to help reduce t...

37,840 Covid-19 recoveries in Bahrain

Manama Kingdom yesterday announced a new corona-virus (COVID-19) death, a 55-year-old expatriate man, raising the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 147. He...