A former member of world soccer body Fifa's financial watchdog has been sentenced to seven years in prison in the Cayman Islands after being found guilty of fraud, his lawyer said.
Canover Watson, who was a member of Fifa'
A committee has been set up to monitor applications for registration of medicines in Bahrain. The move follows directives by Supreme Council for Health chairman Lieutenant-General Dr Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Khalifa to regulate the regis
Bank regulators need to break out of a loop where rules are tightened up after a crisis and relaxed too much when times are good, the boss of Britain's financial watchdog said on Thursday.
Bahrain has set up a new watchdog which will monitor and regulate postal operations and services. The Postal Sector Regulation Directorate has been established as the official entity responsible for regulating all operations and services in th
Several nuclear security experts are urging the UN nuclear watchdog and world powers to release details of how a sensitive Iranian military site will be inspected as part of a landmark nuclear deal reached in July.
A Bahraini human rights group said it had been targeted by anti-government hackers shortly before it was due to attend a major meeting of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva.
The Bahrain Human Rights Watch Soci
Activists have pledged to set up a watchdog to monitor the implementation of new rules regulating labour accommodation in Bahrain.
The Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication, reported yesterday (March 31) on a Cabi
About 81 per cent of private schools and 68 per cent of government schools have been ranked as only satisfactory or inadequate by Bahrain's education watchdog.
The National Authority of Qualifications and Quality Assurance for Educa
Global banking supervisors are reviewing a rule that allows banks to hold little or no capital against risky sovereign debt held on their books.
The so-called zero-risk weighting rule was heavily criticised during the euro zone de
A high-level UN nuclear watchdog team will visit Tehran for talks in coming days, Iran said on Friday, more than a month after it missed a deadline for addressing questions about its suspected atomic bomb research.