Major amendments to Bahrain's 40-year-old Penal Code, including harsher punishments for manslaughter and defaming government employees, have been approved by the Shura Council.
The amendments, originally suggested by parliamen
The Dubai Design and Fashion Council brought together a wealth of design and fashion industry experts and top tier journalists for its inaugural community event in Dubai, UAE.
Nez Gebreel, chief executive officer of the council, w
Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance’s (BIBF) budget for next year has been approved by the Specific Council for Vocational Training (Banking Sector), a statement said yesterday, without providing details of the budget.
The UAE has has won the membership of the International Telecommunication Union Council for the third time in a row.
The elections witnessed strong competition from 18 countries on 13 memberships reserved for the Asia region out o
Outgoing UN rights chief Navi Pillay rebuked the UN Security Council on Thursday for putting short-term geopolitical concerns and narrowly-defined national interests ahead of intolerable human suffering and grave breaches of global peace and sec
The Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC), the official representative organisation for business women in Dubai, will support The Arab Women in Leadership & Business Summit.
Conceptualised and organised by MICE Quotient, the summit wi
Gulf Air's director of information technology (IT) Dr Jassim Haji has assumed the role of the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) representative on the SITA Council.
This follows a nomination by the Arab Air Carriers Organisation in
Bahrain's Execution Court has passed a resolution to implement an order dissolving an unlicensed religious council for getting involved in politics.
The Ulama Islamic Council was dissolved by the High Admin
Bahrain's Shura Council has completed more than 50 items of business in the past month, its chairman Ali Saleh Al Saleh said yesterday (June 23) in a statement that ended the chamber's four-year term.