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New traffic law 'must be strongly enforced'

Bahrain’s tough new traffic law that came into force yesterday (February 8) will only be effective if it is properly enforced, according to motorists. Speaking to the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication, a

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Bahrain approves tough penalties for cheating children

Tougher punishments for people who take advantage of children have been approved by Bahrain’s Shura Council. The parliamentary proposal involves jail sentences of six months and fines of at least BD200 ($526) for those found

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Bapco predicts tough 2015, with plummeting oil prices

Plummeting oil prices may affect Bahrain's decision on whether to expand its only oil refinery next year, a senior oil executive said. He also predicted that growing refining capacity in the region would also squeeze product m

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Tough traffic law awareness drive launched in Bahrain

A nationwide campaign has been launched to raise awareness about Bahrain's new traffic law, which includes stricter punishments for motoring offences. The tough law, which was ratified by His Majesty King Hamad in July last ye

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Bahrain sets date to enforce new traffic law

Bahrain is set to enforce its tough new traffic law from February 8, it was declared yesterday (December 25). The executive code for the law has almost been finalised, Legislative and Legal Opinion Commission president Abdulla Al

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Financial planning 'key to avoiding turmoil'

Turbulence in financial markets has always existed and those who succeed have planned well in advance to tackle the tough times, an expert has said. Indian software giant Infosys former chief financial officer and board member Ven

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Bahrain King urges to get tougher on terror

Bahrain’s King Hamad has urged authorities to take stringent counter-terrorism measures, decisively and earnestly. "Strict measures must be expedited to confront terrorism, or else it will spread out to our lands,"

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World Cup players face tough Ramadan decision

With the knockout rounds of the World Cup coinciding with the beginning of Ramadan, Muslim players must decide whether to observe the month-long religious fast which begins this weekend. France, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Alge

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Bahrain's tough new traffic law in doubt

Bahrain's tough new traffic law is in doubt after MPs insisted on banning some expats from getting licences, introducing stricter penalties for drunk drivers and allowing women to keep face veils on if they are stopped by police.

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Building rules to be toughened in Bahrain

Tougher construction regulations will soon be introduced in Manama after 15 cars were damaged when high winds blew aluminium cladding off a multi-storey building.   The Manama Municipality is spearheading the ini

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