Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Bahrain

Bahrain: 50% Decline in Real Estate Market

Real estate developers in Bahrain said that the real estate market has declined by 50% after imposing charges on infrastructure, indicating that sectors are...

Bahrain: Imam brutally killed; Body found near scrapyard

A senior imam of Ibn Masoud Mosque was kidnapped and cut into pieces allegedly by a group of Bangladeshi men. The victim - Abduljaleel Hamood -...

Bahrain: New Health Insurance Law Imposes New Fees

The Government of Bahrain has issued a new law (Bahrain Law No. 23 of 2018) that will make it compulsory for health insurance coverage...

Bahrain: 1 million tonnes of waste disposed in 6 months

The Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning disposed of around 1 million tonnes of waste in 6 months, up from 885,000 tonnes...

Calls for new legislation to safeguard gratuity payments

Dubai: Financial experts have called for new legislation making it compulsory for employers to set capital aside, separate from company assets, to be used...

Saudi Arabia INVASION of Qatar ‘CALLED OFF at last minute’

An invasion plot was led by Saudi Arabia and backed by the UAE before the US stepped in and urged the states to back...

McLaren Boosts Bahrain Wealth Fund Assets

Bahrain sovereign wealth fund’s assets jumped 46 percent to $15.4 billion last year after the consolidation of McLaren Group Ltd. and as profit rose...

Bahrain: New Stamps To Mark The Biggest Oil Discovery

New postage stamps were issued by Bahrain Post to commemorate the epoch-making largest light oil reservoir discovery. According to BNA, the Ministry of Transportation and...

Bahrain: Central Market revamp on good track for completion

The revamping of the Muharraq Central Market is nearing completion, said Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf. Work is progressing...

Bahrain: New law reduces traffic fines for more offences

A new law issued yesterday, allows prosecutors to reduce fines by half for more categories of traffic offences, under the condition that the offenders...

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