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US says lifting holds on security assistance to Bahrain
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US says lifting holds on security assistance to Bahrain

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 1:47 PM

US State Department decision comes as Barack Obama has been stressing Washington's commitment to Gulf allies' security

Gulf residents report less sleep (but also less stress) during Ramadan: survey
Wellness»

Gulf residents report less sleep (but also less stress) during Ramadan: survey

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 11:18 AM

Research by the Sleep Cycle app found those in the UAE got the most sleep, while those in Oman got the least

CCTV installed at mosques in Saudi and Bahrain
Politics & Economics»

CCTV installed at mosques in Saudi and Bahrain

Monday, 29 June 2015 2:58 PM

Gulf states seek to tighten security at places of worship following the deadly suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Kuwait on Friday

Bahrain set to launch app to file police complaints
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Bahrain set to launch app to file police complaints

Sunday, 28 June 2015 3:46 PM

Complaints such as police misconduct and human rights violations can be lodged on the new app

Bahrain's Investcorp hires Robinson as finance head
Banking & Finance»

Bahrain's Investcorp hires Robinson as finance head

Sunday, 28 June 2015 3:46 PM

Robinson re-joins the company from Bahrain's sovereign fund Mumtalakat, replacing Rishi Kapoor

Illegal workers in Bahrain given six months amnesty
Culture & Society»

Illegal workers in Bahrain given six months amnesty

Sunday, 28 June 2015 2:47 PM

Workers have until December 31 to pay fines or leave the country, according to labour market chief

Bahrain nets $1bn of foreign investment in 2014
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Bahrain nets $1bn of foreign investment in 2014

Thursday, 25 June 2015 7:54 PM

UN study says FDI levels, at 55% of GDP, were reportedly the highest in the GCC

Bahrain musicians to play at Glastonbury
Arts»

Bahrain musicians to play at Glastonbury

Thursday, 25 June 2015 2:07 PM

Flamingods was founded by Bahraini-Turk Kamal Rasool who began by collecting instruments from across the world

Microsoft trains entrepreneurs in Bahrain
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Microsoft trains entrepreneurs in Bahrain

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 12:56 PM

Bahrain Microsoft has lectured young Bahrainis on how to access productivity and technology tools to grow their businesses.

Gulf states launch initiatives to fight obesity
Healthcare»

Gulf states launch initiatives to fight obesity

Sunday, 21 June 2015 2:27 PM

Bahrain opens sixth health eating centre while Qatar urges obese government staff to lose weight

Bahrain-backed horror film in production in UK
Arts»

Bahrain-backed horror film in production in UK

Sunday, 21 June 2015 1:48 PM

Film is being produced by Sheikha Suha, the daughter of a former Bahraini ambassador

Bahrain seizes explosives intended for use in Saudi Arabia
Politics & Economics»

Bahrain seizes explosives intended for use in Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 18 June 2015 2:00 PM

Bahrain police say bomb making materials were to be used in attacks at home and in neighbouring country

Bahrain announces plans for 1m sq m island redevelopment
Construction»

Bahrain announces plans for 1m sq m island redevelopment

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 1:46 PM

Hawar Islands scheme will help diversify revenues away from oil dependency, government says

Bahrain human rights watchdog says victim of hacking
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Bahrain human rights watchdog says victim of hacking

Monday, 15 June 2015 2:00 PM

Alleged attack came ahead of high profile meeting of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva this week

Construction titans: The 100 most powerful players building the future of the Middle East
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Construction titans: The 100 most powerful players building the future of the Middle East

Monday, 15 June 2015 9:38 AM

The annual ranking of the most influential people in the region's construction industry


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