An all-female crew flew a Gulf Air flight from Bahrain to Pakistan last week, in what is believed to be a first for the airline. The pilot on October 22’s Flight GF752 from Bahrain to Karachi was Vanessa Umba, who previously made history b
The Radisson Blu Martinez Hotel in Beirut has about 40 per cent female hoteliers occupying leadership positions, with a majority of them promoted from within.
In many companies the proportion of women in the wo
Bahraini males and females express differing preferences for particular jobs. Women are more likely to be driven to refined careers showing preferences for teaching, accounting, administration, retail and secretarial jobs, said a report in the
The first US treatment for low sexual desire in women, dubbed "female Viagra," is more likely to help build a market for better future rival drugs than achieve the sales seen for Pfizer's famous little blue pill for men, industry e
Emirati women are more likely than their male counterparts to consider a position in banking and finance (29 per cent versus 11 per cent), found a major survey on Emiratisation.
The ‘Emirati Employment Report’, by Oxfo
Female pilots from across the Middle East and around the world will meet in Jordan this September.
The annual get-together, which was held in Bahrain last year, is being organised by the Arabian section of the 99’s Internati
A Bahraini woman is blazing a trail to become the country’s first female professional bodybuilder.
Haifa Al Musawi, 32, has set her sights on winning a women’s title in Mr Olympia – one of the most prestigious co
Some of Bahrain’s most prominent women are featured in an online Ramadan campaign to promote female empowerment.
Ramadan Rama’dame is a month-long initiative of Bahrain-based Women Crisis Care International (WCCI), whi
CosmeSurge, an industry leader in providing quality cosmetic surgery and aesthetic medicine, sponsored the Ultimate Fitness Idol Award at the Cosmopolitan 2015 Fabulous Female Awards, held recently in Dubai, UAE.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has appointed the first Emirati female airport manager in Nagoya, Japan.
Based in Nagoya, Fatima Al Kharousi will be responsible for overseeing the airline&rs