Hamad bin Khalifa University (HBKU), an emerging research school in Doha, Qatar, has launched its Juris Doctor (JD) postgraduate degree programme - the university's inaugural graduate law programme and the first academic course of its Law Sc
Bahrain's new traffic law is proving effective - with violations dropping by 16 per cent in just a week since the tougher rules were introduced on February 8.
The traffic directorate registered a total of 6,014 violations unti
Bahrain’s traffic officials are working with their GCC counterparts to prosecute Gulf nationals violating the new law, it has emerged.
Jumping a red light could result in a fine of up to BD500 ($1,317) and six months in jail
The new law on cybercrime, approved by Bahrain’s King Hamad and enacted recently, seeks to reduce crimes by establishing penalties to protect public interest.
Under the law, illegal access to an IT system or part of it carri
A majority of drivers who flout traffic laws in Bahrain are men, according to figures.
Males made up 78.35 per cent of drivers who were at fault, compared with 15.86 per cent women, according to statistics compiled by the General
Bahrain’s tough new traffic law that came into force yesterday (February 8) will only be effective if it is properly enforced, according to motorists.
Speaking to the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication, a
Motorists in Bahrain who even touch their mobile phones while driving could be fined up to BD500 ($1,318) under the new new traffic law which will be implemented from February 8.
Policemen will be out in force next week to impose
Littering on Bahrain's roads could carry fines of up to BD300 if ($791) a new draft law is passed by parliament.
The National Cleanliness Law was approved by the Capital Trustees Board yesterday (January 21), and includes toug
A proposed change to the law that would have forced employers to release expatriate staff before Bahrainis in the event of financial difficulties or restructuring has been scrapped.
The Shura Council pulled the plug on the amendment to
Just three weeks until the roll-out of Bahrain's tough new traffic law officials have stepped up an awareness campaign designed to educate the public.
The campaign, running under the slogan 'rethink', includes informat