Tougher punishments for misusing websites and social media are being studied by the Bahraini government, a report said.
The Cabinet approved a proposal to amend existing legislation during its weekly session yesterday (September 1
Bahrain will set up a new regional centre to govern the public sector, which aims to establish a comprehensive national vision in the field of governance and ensure they comply with international standards, said a top official.
Bahrain’s government bodies are taking all precautionary measures as part of the kingdom’s emergency plan amidst a possible military strike against Syria, according to a top official.
There is no imminent threat to the
A top government official has revealed detailed plans to develop Bahrain's media sector, which comes as part of the Information Affairs Authority (IAA)'s five-year information strategy.
The plan looks to improve the sector
Bahrain’s Information Affairs Ministry has drawn up a plan to confront a number of media channels seeking to tarnish the kingdom’s reputation.
The move is part of a five-year strategic media development plan that gives
Bahrain has set up an emergency media strategy, which will encourage local media organisations to adopt a "zero-tolerance" policy towards false claims made in the international arena, said a top government official.
A deal has been signed to develop a Bahraini feature film that revolves around a family profoundly affected by illness, but also highlights the kingdom’s cultural identity.
Minister of State for Information Affairs Sameera R
Bahrain’s telecommunication authorities have been granted more powers to monitor masts and take action against violators, a report said.
The Cabinet's decision aims to regulate the sector and ensure organisation after se
Bahrain will launch a five-year information strategy designed to promote unity and reform, while also emphasising the importance of security and stability, said a top government official.
"The strategy will begin this year an
Bahrain’s ministers will host a weekly open house in a bid to enforce transparency, said a senior government official, adding that the first meeting will be held on May 8 at the Cabinet.
The move will create an open channel