A consignment of Australian livestock is on its way to Bahrain for the first time since authorities Down Under banned exports more than a year-and-a-half ago.
Bahrain was blacklisted after it turned away a ship
Bahrain will soon receive its first consignment of Australian sheep after being frozen out for nearly 20 months.
The country has been hit with a series of meat shortages since August 2012 when it turned away 21,000 Australian shee
Butchers in Bahrain's central markets have not received live sheep for the last four days, it has been claimed.
They said they were under pressure from customers who have been demanding fresh lamb for days, said a report in th
The Bahrain Livestock Company will import more than 40,000 sheep ahead of Ramadan, the firm said during a meeting attended by importers, food companies and hypermarkets' representatives.
Delmon Poultry Company general manager Abdulk
Authorities have destroyed a five-tonne consignment of frozen Australian meat that arrived in Bahrain yesterday.
It was seized at the airport by health and veterinary officials after the 267 carcasses of sheep were found to be dan
Uruguay could be the latest supplier of sheep to Bahrain, as a row with Australian authorities over the shipment of livestock rumbles on.
The Bahrain Livestock Company (BLC) said it had planned to turn to Sudan, but there were no
A shipment of thousands of sheep turned away from Bahrain at the end of August over fears they were contaminated has been certified as disease-free by a British laboratory.
Pakistani newspaper The Express Tribune quotes a report b
Private sales of sheep from the Bahrain Livestock Company (BLC) feedlot in Sitra have been banned after Australia launched a review of its live animal export trade.
A government study was set up after video footage emerged showing the mist
The sheep industry in Wales could be "wiped out" within two years, the body promoting Welsh meat has warned.
Meat Promotion Wales (Hybu Cig Cymru) chairman Rees Roberts wants supermarkets to pay producers more, said a BBC report.