Cycling, weightlifting team successes noted

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(Manama) - Supreme Council for Youth and Sports deputy general secretary and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) general secretary Abdulrahman Askar congratulated members of the cycling and weightlifting teams on the recent results achieved…

Oman wins 23rd Gulf Cup

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(Kuwait) - Oman secured their second football Gulf Cup title after beating the UAE on penalties. UAE and Oman were tied at 0-0 in the Gulf Cup final and the match had been forced into extra-time. Two minutes from time, UAE had a golden…

Rashid Equestrian,Horse Racing Club holds 10th race

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(Manama) - The Rashid Equestrian and Horse Racing Club held the 10th race for this season at its racecourse in Rafaa, Sakhir National Guard Commander, Lieutenant-General HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Isa Al Khalifa, Deputy Chairman of the Rashid…

Alba marks Bahraini Women’s Day

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(Manama) - Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) marked the occasion of Bahraini Women’s Day with a celebration. Headed by Alba’s Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Ali Al Baqali, the celebration and luncheon hosted over 100 female employees…

Bahrain defeats Yemen 1-0

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(Kuwait) - Bahrain edged past Yemen 1-0 in the second round of Group B in the Gulf Cup of Nations "Khaleeji 23", being held in Kuwait. Jamal Rashid scored the only goal 37 minutes into the first half of the match, sealing the final victory…

BETEA, Capital Governorate celebrate National Days

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(Manama) - Supported by the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), the Capital Governorate celebrated the Kingdom of Bahrain’s 46th National Day and the 18th Anniversary of His Majesty the King's Accession to Throne at Bab Al…

UAE delegation visits Nest Festival 2017

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(Manama) - Members of the Watani Al-Emarat Ambassadors –“2020 Leaders “ - visited the Nest Festival 2017 in the district of Gudaibiya. Al Riwaq Art Space, a non-profit gallery and studio space in Adliya, is organizing the Nest Festival,…

Bahrain Light Festival concludes on a high note

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(Manama) - The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has successfully concluded the second edition of the ‘Bahrain Light Festival’ held at Bahrain Bay for a period of 10 days from the 24th November and until the 3rd December…

Jewellery Arabia 2017 strides highlighted

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(Manama) - The Customs Affairs announced that the value of imported products on display in the Jewellery Arabia, which was held from November 21 to 25 reached BD400 million, while the value of local items exhibited at the event was BD74…

Deputy Premier visits Jewellery Arabia Show 2017

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(Manama) - Deputy Prime Minister HH Shaikh Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa paid a visit to the Jewellery Arabia Show 2017. The Deputy Premier highlighted the interest of the government chaired by HRH Prime minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa…

Ambassador opens Bahraini's art show in Moscow

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(Moscow) - Bahrain’s Ambassador to the Russian Federation, Ahmed Abdulrahman Al Saati, has opened an arts exhibition presented by Bahraini artist Abbas Al Mosawi themed "Peace from Bahrain." The exhibition was held at the Zorab Atelier…

Showjumping season starts in style

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(Manama) - Athlete Ali Isa has snatched the grand prize of the Bahrain Royal Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF) Showjumping Championship's opening round, posting a time of 41.04 seconds. Held under the patronage of HH Shaikh…

FIA WEC Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain weekend starts

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(Manama) - There was an electric atmosphere at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) as racing got off to a brilliant start in the FIA WEC Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain weekend. Toyota set the pace in the weekend’s opening free practice session…

Bahrain hosts major sporting events

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(Manama) - His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, First Deputy President of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sport, Honorary Chairman of the Bahrain Mixed Martial Arts Federation (BMMAF), assured that the Kingdom of Bahrain is…