Wednesday, December 12, 2018

People & Culture

Bahrain Announces New Cabinet After Parliament Vote

Bahrain’s king His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa re-appointed Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman al Khalifa as prime minister on Tuesday who formed...

India Wants UAE To Stop Issuing Job Visa To Women On...

India has requested the UAE to prevent Indian women workers coming on visit visa from getting an employment visa here, an Indian minister said...

Currency Swap Agreement Between India And The UAE

In a landmark move, the UAE and India on Tuesday signed a currency swap agreement, which means businesses can now do trade using local...

Saudi: Wanted Criminal Shot Dead In Jeddah Firefight

A man was killed and a police officer injured during a firefight involving a machine gun in Jeddah Monday night.A spokesperson told Saudi Press Agency the man...

Bahrain: Revamp Of Old Manama Market In Full Swing

The revamping of iconic market in the heart of Manama is right on track in it first phase, said the Vice-Chairman for the Development of...

Bahrain To Get New-Look Parliament And Municipal Councils

Bahrain's cabinet tendered its resignation to King Hamad on Sunday after the kingdom successfully completed elections for a new parliament and municipal councils.Justice Minister...

Saudi: Border Guards Rescue Turkish Sailor At Sea

Saudi border guards in the eastern region rescued a Turkish sailor at sea after he suffered from a medical emergency.Saudi maritime patrols by border...

Saudi: 1.5 Million Umrah Visas Issued Since September

Around 1,509,936 Umrah visas were issued since the season started in September, the Ministry of Haj and Umrah has said in its weekly statistical...

Saudi: 564,800 Illegal Expats Deported In 12 Months

The number of violators detained as part of the 'Nation Free of Illegal Expats' campaign that began in November 2017 reached 2,176,517 as of...

Saudi: Two Injured In Houthi Missile Attack

A missile attack by the Iran-backed Houthi rebels injured two people in southwestern Saudi Arabia on Friday, according to Saudi officials. A Yemeni woman and...

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