Bahrain’s space agency will help analyse data from a Mars probe to be launched by the UAE, it was revealed yesterday (January 21). The robotic Hope spacecraft is expected to be launched in 2020 in what will be the first space mission by
How the ‘new oil order’ across the world will directly impact GCC countries, leading to an anticipated rise of fiscal deficits in the region, will be the theme of the second GCC Financial Markets and Treasury Conference in Dubai, i
Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has told US Secretary of State John Kerry his country is swiftly investigating who was behind last week's attack on an Indian air force base, and that it would "bring out the truth".
Qatar has banned some owners of construction companies, contractors and consulting engineers from leaving the country as it carries out a probe into how heavy rains damaged buildings and roadways, said a report.
A key forum to be hosted by Bahrain at the start of next week brings together global decision-makers to discuss economic development against the backdrop of regional insecurity. The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Bahrain
Nine groundbreaking reports are scheduled to be released at a dedicated roundtable during the 2015 World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC 2015) hosted by Bahrain at the beginning of next month, it has emerged. WIBC conveners, Middle East Globa
An investigation into suspected witchcraft has been demanded after a collection of what appear to be talismans featuring women’s names washed up on a Bahrain shore. The items were discovered on the Budaiya coast on Saturday (November 7)
Leading minds from Bahrain’s business fraternity met at Falak Consulting’s Power Lunch to discuss the role of government reforms and policies in increasing efficiency in governance and accelerating economic development. The guest o
Some of the biggest names in the bitcoin community have formed an organisation to help counter criminal activity involving digital currencies and their underlying technology.
Called Blockchain Alliance, the gro
Landmark discussions on labour movement, the role of the financial sector, unemployment, and doing business in the GCC started yesterday at the First Annual Global Employers’ Summit. It is being held under the patronage of His Royal High