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Drug trafficker is arrested in Bahrain

A Bahraini drug trafficker who allegedly recruited foreign women as drug mules has been arrested. The 30-year-old, who previously served time in prison for drug dealing, has been identified as a major smuggler, sources told the Gulf Daily

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Bahrain mourns first female councillor

Bahrain’s first female councillor Fatima Salman, who also made history by becoming the first municipal council member in the GCC, died yesterday. Bahrain’s first female councillor Fatima Salman, died yesterday after a

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Female Gulf Air crew create new milestone

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

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40pc female hoteliers in Radisson Blue Martinez' leadership

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

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Gender ‘playing key role in job preferences’ in Bahrain

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

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'Female Viagra' seen more a pace-setter than moneymaker

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

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Emirati women ‘more likely to work in banking’

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

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Female pilots set to meet in Jordan

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

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Bahraini woman eyes top bodybuilding contest

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

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Top Bahraini women promote female empowerment

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

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