Friday, June 22, 2018

Bahrain

Bridging the Digital Gap – A conversation with Waqfe

Waqfe is a digital platform that allows people to bank anywhere and anytime in a fast and friendly manner. Waqfe aims to bridge the...

Bahrain: Proposal to reserve certain jobs for Bahrainis

MP Ghazi Al Rahma has urged his fellow MPs to vote for a proposal he had submitted a few months ago, demanding the authorities to...

Women need not bother men anymore for Bahrain-Saudi trips

Women from Saudi Arabia will be able to drive cars and cross into neighboring Bahrain by car without men on June 24, when the...

Bahrain: 3 boys detained for brutally attacking a minor

Three minors were yesterday detained at a correctional facility for juveniles for brutally attacking another child in Hamad Town few weeks ago.  The directorate’s...

Saudi confirms Eid Al-Fitr on Friday; Shawwal moon sighted

The crescent of the Shawwal moon was seen in Saudi Arabia on Thursday evening by the moon-sighting committee. Therefore, Friday will be the first...

Bahrain: 5 days off for public sector employees

Employees in Bahrain’s public sector will have a five-day holiday to mark Eid Al Fitr.Under a circular issued by Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin...

Bahrain: Salary Issues Resolved After Expats Protest

Workers having to protest in order to receive their salaries is a regrettable state of affairs, said General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions (GFBTU) ...

Bahrain: Work Started to Improve Traffic Signals On Key Highway

Bahraini authorities have started the implementation of Phase One of development works to improve traffic signals on Shaikh Jabir Al Ahmad Al Sabah Highway.Advanced...

Is Bahrain ensuring a sustainable economic growth?

Bahrain is experiencing a turnaround in various unconventional industries, other than the newly discovered oil and gas reserves, including aviation, agriculture and real estate.Real...

Bahrain: Expats protest for unpaid salaries

Labourers of a private contracting company held a protest march towards the Labour Court yesterday over the non-payment of their salaries.The labourers, mainly from...

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