Labour inspectors will be out in force in Bahrain to ensure companies abide by a nationwide ban on outdoor work during the hottest hours of the summer.
People will not be allowed to work outdoors between noon and 4pm, starting tod
The decision to extend the ban on shrimping to six months has been put off until next year in Bahrain.
The Premier yesterday (June 29) issued an order maintaining the current four-month ban for this year, said a report in the
Private developers will be banned from selling properties in northern Bahrain unless proper infrastructure is in place.
The Northern Municipal Council has taken the decision based on complaints from homeowners, some of whom have a
If the United States does not lift its 40-year ban on crude exports, Iran could soon be competing in global markets that would be mostly shut to US oil companies, a report prepared for the head of the Senate energy committee said.
Campaigners are calling on the Bahrain government to extend an annual midday ban on outdoor work, particularly with Ramadan starting before the restriction takes effect.
Bahrain bans all outdoor work between midday and 4pm during
India's food safety regulator has ordered state governments to check all noodle products made in the country after high lead levels were found in Nestle India's noodles.
Several Indian states, including the city government
The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has temporarily banned the import of poultry meat, eggs, their products and equipment from five regions in the US, due to the spread of severe bird flu disease, according to a report.
Junk food and other unhealthy edibles could be banned from sale at government hospitals and health centres in Bahrain.
Health Ministry nutrition experts have proposed the measure in a bid to encourage healthy eating among staff an
MPs demands to ban conventional banks and allow only Islamic banks to operate in Bahrain have been shot down by Finance Minister Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa.
He said that Bahrain was trying to become a regional Islamic ba
Energy drinks could be banned in Bahrain under a new GCC-wide proposal currently under discussion.
The idea was put forward at a high-level meeting of health ministries, which constitute the GCC Food Safety Committee, at a summit