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Respect our seas for the gifts they give

By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood The news of a whale shark being spotted in Bahrain waters has excited conservationists. These gentle giants of the sea can apparently grow up to 20 tonnes and live for 70 years. Although solitary, their presence denotes the availability ...

A cloudburst of enterprise

By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood One thing that the pandemic has changed forever is our workplace. Whether you are a doctor or a teacher, a student or a banker or minister, the words “Work From Home” took on new meaning and the dynamics of every profession w...

India’s opportunity in the new post COVID global order

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com One and a half years ago, when the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the world, little did we know that a virus invisible to the naked eye would result in the emergence of a new global order. With China coming under the scanner fo...

Water wars can make us all losers

By CAPTAIN MAHMOOD AL MAHMOOD They say that history in the 21st century has speeded up to race against the imagination of humankind. No sooner do we experience a trauma or a life-altering success, than we find traces of the same narrative in fiction or film. When ...

It’s a historic year for India: Indian Ambassador to Bahrain

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com I extend my warm greetings and best wishes to the members of the Indian community and friends of India in the Kingdom of Bahrain on the occasion of the 75th Independence Day of India. It is a historic year for us. Ho...

Pakistan School in Bahrain marks 75th Pakistan Independence Day

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Independence Day, observed annually on 14 August, is a national holiday in Pakistan. It commemorates the day when Pakistan achieved independence and was declared a sovereign state. Pakistan’ Independence Day is...

Pakistan-Bahrain ties growing stronger: Ambassador

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com I am pleased to convey heartfelt greetings to Pakistanis in Bahrain on the Independence Day of our beloved country, Pakistan. On this day in 1947, Pakistan emerged on the World Map as a sovereign state after the untiring eff...

Message from Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Independence day

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com As we hoist our national flag to mark Independence Day, we must reiterate the firm resolve to uphold our national values of unity, faith and discipline as envisioned by Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. We have surmo...

Message from Pakistan President Arif Alvi on Independence day

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com I wish to share in the happiness of my fellow countrymen on the auspicious occasion of the 75th Independence Day of Pakistan. This day reminds us to pay rich tribute to the Father of the Nation, Quaide-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinn...

Bahrain shares pulse of healthy world

BY CAPTAIN MAHMOOD AL MAHMOOD When a family friend recently suffered a problem requiring specialist neurosurgery and was moved to the Salmaniya Medical Centre recently, I was consoled to note that the Ministry of Health has specialist doctors who were trained in treating ...

Unified digital vaccine passport – the need of the hour!

BY P UNNIKRISHNAN I am happy to see Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the supremo of the World Health Organisation, officially inaugurating their new office in Bahrain. I am sure it is going to be a substantial milestone for the Kingdom in its healthcare history. In ...

Traffic Light System: An innovative approach to combat COVID-19

By Dr Mervat Albufalasa Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Task Force Medical Team led by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and Prime Minister, have exerted strenuous and continuing eff...

A Bahrain-India engine of growth

By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood The news that Export Bahrain, the initiative to promote the Kingdom’s SMEs to reach the wider global market, has crossed the $100 million milestones, speaks highly of the determination of the leaders and government agencies. The world m...

Reimagining the workplace of the 21st century

 By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood The announcement of a bank loans reprieve for Bahrainis and Bahraini companies is a timely move to support individuals and corporations to face a sluggish market with a measure of equanimity. As the ‘second wave of the Covid-...

Azerbaijan celebrates 103rd anniversary of the Republic Day (part 2)

By Shahin Abdullayev The development of infrastructure is one of the important directions of social-economic policy. Development of international and transit corridors and roads, inter-district, city and district road-transport infrastructure, as well as rapid integr...

Azerbaijan celebrates 103rd anniversary of the Republic Day (part 1)

By Shahin Abdullayev On May 28, 1918, the first democratic parliamentary republic in the Muslim World – Azerbaijan Democratic Republic (ADR) – was proclaimed. According to the form of its governance, the ADR was built on the classical model of a parliamentary ...