More than half of Bahrain's civil societies have been inactive for years, it has emerged.
Around 350 of the 600 social, charitable, art and cultural societies exist only on paper, Social Development Minister Faeqa Al Saleh tol
Parliaments Legislative and Legal Affairs Committee yesterday discussed a draft law on the amendment of a number of provisions of the law on political societies.
Committee head Ahmed Al Mulla said the draft law
Strict measures should be introduced to govern the overseas funding of Bahrain's political societies, National Dialogue participants have agreed. Consensus was reached during the political session last night.
Dialogue participants agreed f