The Bahrain Ministry of Works has started work on the BD178,558 ($461,593) Bab Al Bahrain Avenue re-construction project which involves the revamp of 796m long avenue extending from Sheikh Abdulla Avenue to Isa Al Kabeer Avenue.
Rotana, a leading hotel management company in the Middle East and Africa, is likely to open a new five-star hotel in Bahrain next year, a senior company executive revealed even as the group opened its first property in the King
Bahrain has started work on revamping Bab Al Bahrain, which is one of the most important initiatives in view of Manama being named Capital of Arab Culture 2012.
This initiative aims to point out the importance of Bab Al Bahrain as the cent
A Swiss architect has won an international architectural design competition which will revamp one of Bahrain's historical landmarks.
Lukas Lenherr's work, Pearl Dive, was judged the best, winning $15,000 (BD5,655) in the Bab Al Bahrain Red
Business in Bab Al Bahrain, a leading shopping district in the kingdom is down by as much as 50 per cent following a rise in protests and arson attacks, traders said.
The area has been badly hit during the last few weeks as youths bl
A nearly 70-years-old Bahraini landmark is to be restored to its former glory in time for Manama to be named the Cultural Capital of the Arab World 2012.
Bab Al Bahrain, which was designed by late Amir Shaikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa's ad
A competition that will accept new designs for a redevelopment of Bab Al Bahrain, Manama, is among a host of projects being lined up next year.
It will take place in February as part of events to celebrate Bahrain's capital city being name
The Bab Al Bahrain post office, a historical landmark in the Manama suq in Bahrain, is to be given a revamp in a bid to attract more tourists and locals to the area.
The post office is being transformed into a museum commemorating the hist
Bahrain has unveiled plans to restore the popular Bab Al Bahrain archway to its former 1940s glory.
It will also be transformed into a major information centre for tourists and visitors, providing information on tourist attractions across
American Express (Amex) Middle East has announced the signing of a sponsorship agreement with the Bahrain Ministry of Culture to support the restoration of Bab Al Bahrain (Gateway of Bahrain), an architectural landmark in Manama.