Councillors in Manama yesterday suspended their meetings indefinitely after a top government minister failed to show up for questioning.
Manama Municipal Council members claim Municipalities and Urban Planning
Bahrain's Finance Minister is to be publicly questioned in parliament about financial irregularities mentioned in the Financial Audit Bureau report.
No date has been fixed for the session, but Shaikh Ahmed
Thirteen suspected cases of corruption have been referred to the Public Prosecution since last January.
The anti-corruption and economic and electronic security directorate lodged eight cases in connection with violations cited in
Finance Minister Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa could be quizzed in parliament over violations outlined in the 2012 Financial Audit Bureau report.
It was among a number of urgent recommendations made by parliament's fina
Bahrain’s Minister of Works and several engineers visited the BD2.7 million ($7.1 million) Isa Sport City project to inspect the progress of phase two of the hostel and administration building.
Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf point
Gunmen assassinated Libya's deputy industry minister as he drove home from shopping in the coastal city of Sirte late on Saturday in an attack security officials blamed on hardline Islamist militants.
Libyan is still plagued b
An unidentified attacker shot dead an Iranian deputy minister of industry in Tehran on Sunday, the state news agency Iran reported, in what appeared the first reported killing of a senior central government official in years.
The Egyptian interior minister survived an assassination attempt unhurt on Thursday when a remote-controlled bomb blew up as his convoy drove through Cairo's Nasr City district, security officials said.
Security officials said
Saudi Arabia’s Health Minister Dr Abdullah Al-Rabeeah is set to sign SR3 billion ($800 million) worth of contracts with local establishments for various health project in the kingdom, said a report.
The contracts involve the