Thursday, August 22, 2019

People & Culture

Latest updates on people and culture, implementation of law and order in middle-east along with the list of new entertainments in and around GCC.

digital stamp

UAE: Cigarettes Without Digital Stamp Considered Illegal

The sale and possession of cigarettes which do not bear Digital Tax Stamps will be prohibited across the UAE, from today (August 1) according...
trafficking

Bahrain: LMRA Promotes Awareness On Anti-Trafficking

Over 430,000 text messages were sent to all expat workers and employers in Bahrain on account of World Day against Trafficking in Persons 2019.People...
eid al adha

Saudi Arabia Announces The First Day Of Eid al-Adha

Sunday, August 11, will be the first day of Eid Al Adha, Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court has announced.In a statement published by Saudi Press...

Saudi: SRCA Gets Five Air Ambulances Ready For Haj

The Saudi Red Crescent Authority (SRCA) has allocated five of the latest aircraft in the world with the latest emergency medical equipment to cover...
gulf air adds extra flight

Gulf Air Adds Extra Flights For Hajj Season

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has announced that it will add 38 extra flights to Jeddah and Medina to...
Saudi King's brother

Saudi King’s Brother Passes Away

Saudi King Salman’s elder half-brother, Prince Bandar bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, passed away on Sunday evening at the age of 96, the Saudi Press...
Shortage of garbage containers

Bahrain: Salman City Reports Shortage In Garbage Containers

Residents of Salman Town have expressed concern regarding the severe shortage of garbage containers in the area.A number of residents in the city of...
passenger information system

Bahrain: A/C Public Bus Stops To Feature Passenger Information

The latest project by the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication (MTT) to air-condition public bus stops will also include a feature known as Passenger...
makkah project

Saudi: Makkah Project Reduces Heat In Walkway For Pilgrims

The Makkah Municipality has implemented a cool project in order to reduce heat for pedestrians at the holy site.The project included in the first...
obese school going kids

Bahrain: Obese School Children Reach Alarming Heights

A journal recently published by Bahrain Medical Society (BMS) revealed that obese school children have reached an unprecedented high level. The data gathered from a...
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