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  1. CEOs of BTEA and Seef Properties Discuss Strengthening TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    The Chief Executive Officer of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority , H.E. Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa, received on Sunday 23rd September 2018 the Chief Executive Officer of Seef Properties, Mr. Ahmed Yusuf. During the meeting, H.E. Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa stressed on the importance of strengthening ties with government and private sectors in order to implement and achieve the Kingdom's 2030 Economic Vision.


  2. Gaza refugee agency staff on strike over cutbacks, firingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... UN staff, in Gaza City, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. A painting of a schoolboy with Arabic writing that reads, Kingdom of Bahrain Boys Prep. School for Refugees," adorns a wall at a closed United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) school during a ...


  3. Private equity investors weigh exit from UAE school operator GEMS-sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    A group of private equity investors, including Fajr Capital, Blackstone and Bahrain's Mumtalakat, is weighing the sale of their combined stake in the emerging market business of UAE-based GEMS Education, three sources said. The consortium has held preliminary talks with investors about an outright sale of the more than 20 percent stake after GEMS shelved its plan to list the schools operator in London, which deprived them of an exit in their more than four-year old investment, the sources familiar with the talks said.


  4. KFH-Bahrain Announces Ms. Ruqaya Abdul Hafedh Rabeei as Libshara's August Grand Prize WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    Kuwait Finance House - Bahrain announced Ms. Ruqaya Abdul Hafedh Rabeei as the 'Libshara' August 2018 grand prize winner of the luxury apartment in Marassi Al Bahrain.


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    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation, in coordination with the University of Bahrain, organized a visit to the university campus on September 10, 2018 for students enrolled in its Rayaat Scholarship Program. The tour was given to a group of 23 students from the year 2018-2019, in order to acquaint them with the teaching staff and programs offered by the university.


  6. Saudi Arabia Light up Skies With 900,000 Fireworks on National DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Bawaba

    ... Kingdom's green color to mark the occasion. Similar scenes were witnessed in Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. Posters of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime ...


  7. Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Deira and City Centre Mirdif Will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Al Bawaba

    ... destination," said Fuad Mansoor Sharaf, Managing Director for Majid Al Futtaim Properties, Shopping Malls (UAE, Bahrain & Oman). City Centre Mirdif will add to the festive spirit offering shoppers who spend AED500 at any store will receive two ...


  8. Sayyida Mona honoured in Bahrain for voluntary workRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | Times of Oman

    ... Issa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa the honorary president of the volunteering Award Society in friendly Kingdom of Bahrain. She praised the initiative which created motivation for more work and developing the culture of voluntary work in different ...


  9. Diving for pearls in Bahrain is richly rewardingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | Daily Mail

    The early morning Bahrain sun has just begun to play on the water as I steel myself to jump off the side of the boat. I'm hoping to emerge from the depths with a bag filled with treasure - oysters containing gleaming white pearls.


  10. Foreign citizens detained for illegal huntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Today.Az

    Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan detained two men for illegal hunting in the territory called Kalmas, in Salyan region. During the proceedings it was revealed that they are citizens of the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mohammed Ali Al-Murry and Faezal Shah.


  11. Hard Work Pays off for Chris Miles, Huntington's 'Rocky'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Huntington News

    ... Huntington MMA fighter who will be competing in the IMMAF World Championships at Khalifa Sport City arena in Manama, Bahrain in November 2018. Chris Miles is a big man. It takes a big man to carry around a heart as big as Chris'. This is a ...


  12. From bloodletting to blood donation, what is Ashura?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Religion News Service

    ... the minority community faces to this day. There are a number of ways. Millions of Shiites from Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Bahrain, Lebanon and other nations make annual pilgrimages to mourn Hussein's death at his shrine in Karbala. But the most ...


  13. FinTech School to Launch FinTech Workshops & Online Courses in the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 |

    ... to the next level by offering FinTech School programs to our clients across the GCC and MENA region, where Bahrain has been always the regional financial center and hub of financial service innovation and is home to the largest FinTech hub in the ...


  14. Bahraini Soldiers Disrupt Shia Mourning Gatherings, Arrest ClericsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Al Bawaba

    Bahraini regime forces have stepped up their crackdown on Muharram mourning ceremonies, disrupting Shia Muslim gatherings and making arrests among clerics. On Tuesday, three Shia clerics were arrested for what the kingdom's Public Prosecutor's Office called promoting hatred of the ruling regime and encouraging "acts of terrorism," Bahrain Mirror news website reported.


  15. The Arab States region starts the Third Cycle of the Periodic Reporting exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | World Heritage Centre News

    ... the course of the reporting year the World Heritage Centre and the Arab Regional Centre (ARC-WH) located in Manama, Bahrain which will provide financial and technical cooperation, will be offering a number of training workshops for National Focal ...


  16. Bahraini Council delegation hosted at Oman's Majlis Al ShuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Times of Oman

    ... councils. -ONA Muscat: A delegation from the Secretariat General of the Council of Representatives in the Kingdom of Bahrain visited Majlis Al Shura on Sunday to view Shura experience in the Sultanate and work mechanisms in various departments of ...


  17. Laurens sticks her neck out to win the MatronRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 16 | Sporting Life

    Laurens is likely to stay at a mile to bid for the fifth Group One win of her career in the Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes at Newmarket on October 6. Karl Burke's tough filly made all to shock superstar miler Alpha Centauri in the Coolmore Fastnet Rock Matron Stakes at Leopardstown, having failed to see out the mile-and-a-half trip of the Yorkshire Oaks. Burke had been thinking of a return to France for the Prix de l'Opera on Arc de Triomphe weekend, but as that race is over 10 furlongs and she proved so effective at a mile in Ireland, she is set to stay closer to home.


  18. Laurens Gets Best of Alpha Centauri in Matron StakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Blood Horse

    ... on home turf was sweet, having felt that Laurens - who Burke suggested would next head for Newmarket's Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes - had not been given the credit she deserved ahead of the race. "It just niggled," he said, "because I ...


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    Wednesday Sep 12 | Al Bawaba

    KPMG in Bahrain welcome 51 interns throughout the year, whereby 11 has been offered full-time jobs. This include 23 university students, who have recently completed their summer internship in the firm.


  20. Bahrain, China draw 0-0 in friendly football matchRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Xinhuanet

    Players of China line up ahead of an international friendly football match between Bahrain and China in Manama, Bahrain on Sept. 10, 2018.