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
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
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
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
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,"
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
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.
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
Tougher penalties for violating Bahrain’s traffic law, including imprisoning drivers jumping red lights, were approved by the Shura Council.
Council members completed revising the 64-article law, but a final vote on the enti
A draft traffic law that contains tougher penalties will be discussed by the Shura Council next Monday (January 27).
The council's general secretariat, which held an urgent meeting on the sidelines of yesterday's session,