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Gulf nations rap Qatari inaction at summit

The Gulf nations yesterday rapped Qatar for displaying a lackadaisical attitude at the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit which, experts said, earlier signalled a possible thaw in the regional dispute.  However, dampe...

Minimal Access Gynecology and Urogynecology expert at RBH

Staying in the forefront of women’s health, Royal Bahrain Hospital has further strengthened its Obstetrics & Gynecology Team and is now offering expert services of Dr Harnek Rai, Consultant – Minimal Access Gynecology a...

To receive bids starting Wednesday

The newly-established BD 100 million Liquidity Support Fund will begin receiving bids from 18 December 2019, it was announced yesterday. Credit facilities will be offered at an interest rate of 2.5 per cent to pay short term obligation...

Team Bahrain does it

The Ministry of Finance and National Economy yesterday launched a BD 100 million Liquidity Support Fund in line with the directives of His Royal Highness the Crown Prince during the 2019 Government Forum. The Fund was launched in coope...

HM Kings lauds strengthening bilateral ties with Russia

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa yesterday lauded the efforts of Russian President Vladimir Putin in strengthening the long-standing bilateral ties with the Kingdom. His Majesty stressed the depth of relations between Bahrain ...

Foreign Minister meets Brazilian parliamentary committee chairman

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammad Al Khalifa, met today the Chairman of the Foreign Relations and National Defence Committee of the House of Representatives of the Federal Republic of Brazil, Deputy Eduardo Bolsonaro.During the meeting, the...

BIC to host National Day festivities

Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister,  Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) will host a wide range of festivities on the Kingdom of Bahrain National Days celebrations, marking th...

Two Bahraini and a UAE startup enter Pitch@Palace finale

Innovations of Bahraini entrepreneurs will be put through their paces today as they compete against 19 others from all around the globe in the final round of the fourth edition Pitch@Palace Global in the UK. ...

Bahrain maintains UN HDI ranking

Bahrain has maintained its rankings on the latest Human Development Index at 45 out of 189 countries and territories, according to the Human Development Report (HDR) released by the United Nations Development Programme. The ranking positions Kingdom among the category of nations having ve...

BAC first in region to implement new cloud-based solution

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) announced becoming the first company in the region to implement IBM Maxima, a new cloud-based application to streamline assets and inventory management functions at the new Passenger Terminal Building when...

HM King reorganises Tender Board technical body

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa yesterday reorganised Tender Board’s administrative and technical body. Secretary-General of the Tender Board (in the rank of ministerial undersecretary) will be in charge of the Technica...

Cabinet welcomes Riyadh summit

The Cabinet chaired by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa yesterday hailed Bahrain’s comprehensive development across all fields, under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. The session w...

Experts review central IT monitoring systems

Bahrain’s central security system which protects and monitors operations on the government network was reviewed yesterday by top IT specialists and experts. ...

Green light for BD100m fund

The Cabinet chaired by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa yesterday approved the launch of a Liquidity Support Fund worth BD 100 million. The move follows the directives given by the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Comm...

Gulf Arab summit calls for united stance against Iran

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa yesterday reiterated Bahrain’s full backing to the 40th Summit of the GCC Supreme Council which called for united stance against Iranian aggression in the region. His Majesty said the sum...

Bahraini boy, 13, killed, another injured in horrific crash

A horrific crash killed a 13-year-old boy instantly in the Northern Governorate Sunday night. The mishap occurred while the boy, among a group of children, was parading on their bicycles around Diraz to celebrate Bahrain’s victor...

Trio who killed friend over BD1,000 to stand before court today

Three men accused of killing their fellow national over a money dispute last May will appear before the High Criminal court today. The trio, Asian nationals, were arrested and remanded to custody in May. Public Prosecution accused them...