Bahrain’s business leaders have pledged to investigate claims that a port operator has refused to release cargo containers belonging to eight major shipping companies in a dispute over unpaid fees.
The port committee at Bahr
A private hospital in Bahrain has blamed non-payment of medical bills by patients for delays in paying its own staff.
The cash crunch at the International Hospital of Bahrain (IHB) has resulted in 23 doctors an
Human rights activists in Bahrain have waded into an ongoing row over sewage flooding in residential neighbourhoods.
They are threatening to take to the streets in protest and say overflowing human waste is an infringement of peop
A Kuwaiti walks into a lost and found bureau and says he is searching for the country's vaunted 30 billion dinar ($107 billion) economic development plan. The cartoon captures people's frustration at a long-running political row,
The awarding of a reduced bonus just short of £1 million to the boss of state-rescued Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has sparked heavy criticism as Britain teeters on the brink of recession.
RBS announced that boss Stephen Hester had been aw
A row has broken out between Bahrain's Foreign Minister and Gulf Air over his seating arrangements during a recent flight from Kuala Lumpur.
Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa is said to be so dissatisfied that he has issued a memo to mini
A row erupted in parliament yesterday over a new tourism bill, with some MPs accusing colleagues against the legislation of encouraging corruption and immorality.
It was put forward by the Islamist parliamentary bloc Al Asala, which wants
Councillors in Bahrain claim to have been left in the dark about work on a new BD10 million ($26.5 million) market in Jidhafs area of the Kingdom that is almost five months overdue.
Members of the Northern Municipal Council say first phase
Libya's relations with the European Union have returned to normal after a row over visas was settled but a dispute with Switzerland remains unresolved, Libya's foreign minister said on Sunday.
The visa crisis, which had threatened
European countries locked in a diplomatic row with Libya should remember that their energy firms have interests in the North African country, Libya's top energy official said in an interview.
Libya has stopped issuing entry visas to citize