Leading businessmen in Bahrain have called for a public consultation to discuss the impact of higher tariffs on petrol and electricity. They also warned of layoffs in the private sector as employers were pressured to increase salaries at a tim
More than 200 students from around the region are debating some of the biggest challenges facing the international community during the 11th Bahrain Universities Model United Nations (BUMUN) conference. The two-day event started yesterday (Nov
The Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC), and Leaders Middle East magazine hosted the first Power Women of Arabia Debate which welcomed distinguished participants and prominent female leaders to debate on current matters around women empowermen
Some of the most powerful women in business, government, philanthropy, culture and society will come together to discuss issues related to women in leadership, empowerment, entrepreneurship and the role of women in society.
A team of five young Bahrain-based debaters left for the annual World Schools Debating Championships (WSDC) in Singapore yesterday (July 27).
The St Christopher’s School students are believed to be the first team from Bahrai
A proposal by a Kuwaiti lawmaker to limit the number of expatriates in the country by asking 20 per cent of foreigners to leave every year has sparked a heated debate.
Under the plan proposed by Abdullah Al Tamimi 1.35 million exp
President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday he had chosen a cabinet to overcome Iran's economic crisis and diplomatic isolation as parliament began debating whether to approve his proposed ministers.
"Your vote of confidence
Capital Club Bahrain, the Kingdom's premier private business club and a member of the Enshaa group of companies, has launched the first debate of its 2013 series, kicking off with the motion Women Are Their Own Worst Enemy.
A day after a muted performance in a presidential debate, US President Barack Obama fought back against Republican rival Mitt Romney on Thursday and the Democrat's re-election campaign vowed to learn lessons from the setback.