Bahrain International Defence Exhibition a huge success

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(Manama) - Bahrain International Defence Exhibition and Conference (BIDEC) turned out to be a huge success with the participation of top military experts from all over the world, said HH Lieutenant-Colonel Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa…

GPIC wins Arab CSR Award

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(Manama) - The Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) has won the 2017 Arab Network for Corporate Social Responsibility Award for Partnerships and Cooperation. The award was announced in the presence of Ras Al Khaimah Civil Aviation…

Bahrain signed $3.8-b deal to buy 16 F-16 jets

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(Manama) - Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) signed the biggest deal in its history to purchase 16 F-16 fighter jets from US aerospace company Lockheed Martin. The $3.8-billion deal to purchase the upgraded F16 aircrafts was signed between…

Bahrain, Saudi bolster ties

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(Manama) - His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received Prince Fahad bin Abdulla Al-Saudi at his palace in Riffa. Prince Fahad is currently on a visit to the Kingdom to participate in the Bahrain International…

'eCommerce-Bahrain Platform for a Global Market' opens

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(Manama) - The fourth edition of the eCommerce Forum and Exhibition 2017 for trading establishments was opened under the theme “eCommerce ... Bahrain Platform ... for a Global Market” at the Crown Plaza Hotel. The event was inaugurated…

Javed Malik meets Bahrain's Minister of Cabinet Affairs

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(Manama) - Pakistan's Ambassador Javed Malik met with Bahraini Minister of Cabinet Affair Mohammed Ibrahim Al Mutawa. During the meeting, two sides discussed bilateral ties.

Assistant foreign minister lauds UNDP efforts in Bahrain

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(Manama) - Assistant Foreign Minister, Abdullah bin Faisal bin Jabur Al Doseri, received Amin Al Sharkawi, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative to the Kingdom of Bahrain. Al Doseri praised the efforts and initiatives…

Minister’s visit to expand Pak-Bahrain ties: Javed Malik

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(Manama) - Pakistan’s Ambassador to Bahrain, Javed Malik has said that the visit by Bahraini Minister of Health, Mrs. Faiqa Al Saleh, to Pakistan indicates the growing and expanding relations between Pakistan and Bahrain in line with vision…

BACA President attends museum opening

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(Marrakech) - President of Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa took part in the opening of Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Marrakech held under the patronage of Moroccan monarch His Majesty…

Egypt declares 3-month state of emergency

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(Cairo) - President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued a republican decree declaring a three-month state of emergency all over Egypt starting Friday, October 13. "The Armed Forces and the Police Authority will take all the necessary measures…

Tamkeen announces strategic partnership

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(Manama) - Bahrain Labour Fund “Tamkeen” has announced the renewal of its strategic partnership with “Manama Entrepreneurship Week” for the third consecutive year. Organised by the Capital Governorate, the event will be held on 28…

Crown Prince meets UK parliamentary delegation

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(Manama) - His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, received a parliamentary delegation from the United Kingdom, led by Member of Parliament and House…

Coast Guard Command organises maritime rescue session

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(Manama) - On behalf of the Coast Guard Commander, the Head of Administrative Affairs at the Coast Guard has inaugurated the second maritime rescue session for 23 personnel of the Interior Ministry’s National Ambulance Project. He highlighted…

Bahrain participates in IPU Assembly

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(Saint Petersburg) - A Bahraini parliamentary delegation is taking part in the 137th Assembly of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and related meetings, due to begin and run until October 18, with the participation of most IPU member states’…