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  1. KFH-Bahrain Re-launches Credit Card CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Bahrain has announced the launch of a card campaign for all credit and prepaid cardholders starting from December 2018 and until the end of January 2019. Ten winners will receive up to BD1,000 cash-back prizes.


  2. GIB Capital Takes Four EMEA Finance AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    GIB Capital, the Riyadh-based regional investment banking and asset management arm of Gulf International Bank , has won Awards in four categories in the EMEA Finance Middle East Banking Awards 2018, which for the 11th year is recognising the achievements of the best banks, asset managers and brokers in countries across the Middle East. Recognizing GIB Capital's continued regional market leadership across Investment Banking products, EMEA Finance named GIB Capital as "Best Investment Bank in the Middle East", "Best Local Investment Bank -Saudi Arabia" and "Best Local Investment Bank - Bahrain" each for the third consecutive year.


  3. Shop & Win With KFH-Bahrain's CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Bawaba

    Bahrain has announced the launch of a card campaign for all credit and prepaid cardholders starting from December 2018 and until the end of January 2019. Ten winners will receive up to BD1, 000 cash-back prizes.


  4. AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation Celebrates Bahrain National DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Bawaba

    As part of its efforts to promote the sense of belonging and patriotism among students, AlMabarrah AlKhalifia Foundation held a celebration to commemorate Bahrain National Day and the anniversary of the Accession of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa to the Throne. The event, held on 8th December, was organized by 'Rayaat Scholarship' program students at Wyndham Grand Hotel - Manama.


  5. Cricket: Alkhobar beat Muscat to lift EY Mena CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Times of Oman

    ... this tournament. Tournament standings: 1. Champions: EY Alkhobar, 2. Runners-up: EY Muscat, 3. First Runners-up: EY Bahrain, 4. Second Runners-up: EY Kuwait. Individual prizes: Fair Play Award (EY Qatar), Best Dressed Team (EY Dubai), Best Bowler: ...


  6. BIBF Students Go Cashless With 'MaxWallet' and 'BenefitPay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Bawaba

    ... cashlessly. This tie-up will also allow us to deepen our relationship with the education sector in the Kingdom of Bahrain." The BIBF's Director, Dr. Ahmed Al Shaikh said, "We are pleased to partner with CrediMax and BENEFIT Company to provide ...


  7. 'This might be my last message': Thailand set to deport Australian refugeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Thailand has moved a step closer to sending Australian resident and refugee Melbourne footballer Hakeem al-Araibi to Bahrain, where he faces imprisonment and possible torture. Police in Thailand have announced Araibi has been officially arrested for a court to rule on his extradition to the country he fled, after a request from Bahrain's government.


  8. Navy's vice chief visits Bahrain to 'maintain confidence and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Stars and Stripes

    ... salutes as taps is played during a memorial service honoring Vice Adm. Scott Stearney on Naval Support Activity Bahrain, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Stearney, who led U.S. Naval Forces Central Command and the 5th Fleet, was found dead at his Bahrain ...


  9. Marriott to pay for new passports for guests experiencing fraud after data breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | USA Today

    ... been filed, and security experts have questioned why the breach wasn't caught sooner. The Wyndham Grand Manama in Bahrain is the tallest of its brand internationally at 49 floors and 643 feet. Here is the view from a room. The Wyndham Grand Chicago ...


  10. Jay Evensen: Rep. Stewart hits a wrong note on journalist's murderRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Deseret News

    In this Dec. 15, 2014, file photo, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks during a press conference in Manama, Bahrain. President Donald Trump says the U.S. will not levy additional punitive measures at this time against Saudi Arabia over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.


  11. Senate moving ahead with plans to punish Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi killingRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | ABC News

    Key Republican senators will meet Thursday morning to discuss how to proceed as many lawmakers seek to punish Saudi Arabia for the brutal murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi . Several Republicans have joined Democrats in pushing for a resolution that would withdraw all U.S. military support for the Saudi-led coalition fighting rebels in neighboring Yemen , and they are now pursuing other options like the restriction of U.S. arms sales to the kingdom and a "Sense of the Senate" resolution that censures Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for his reported role in the murder plot.


  12. Dubai's ruler snubs Kuwait request to release frozen funds - letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Reuters

    Dubai's ruler has resisted efforts by Kuwait to release nearly $500 million in frozen funds at the heart of a money laundering probe straining relations between the two Gulf allies, according to correspondence seen by Reuters. FILE PHOTO: United Arab Emirates Prime Minister, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attends the Gulf Cooperation Council's 37th Summit in Manama, Bahrain, December 6, 2016.


  13. The Trump Administration Rattles the Saber at IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Nation

    ... that matter. In a recent speech to the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Manama Dialogue in Bahrain, US Secretary of Defense James Mattis went on the (rhetorical) offensive against Iran. Said Mattis : Like-minded nations here ...


  14. video Thailand extends detention of refugee footballer from BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Bangkok Post

    Hakeem Ali Mohamed Ali AlAraibi sits on his 'bed' at the Suan Plu Immigration Detention Centre. A refugee footballer from Bahrain has been detained for another 12 days, an immigration official said Tuesday, as a rights group decried the "tug of war" over his fate.


  15. 'Bahrain and Maharashtra Government signs MoU on fintechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 |

    New Delhi , Dec 4 : The Economic Development Board , the investment promotion arm of the Kingdom of Bahrain today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Maharashtra Government to provide a framework for Co-operation between the two authorities to promote FinTech in their respective markets. A senior delegation led by Dr. Simon Galpin, Managing Director, Bahrain Economic Development Board today met Shri S. V. R. Srinivas, IAS, Principal Secretary, Directorate of Information Technology, Government of Maharashtra.


  16. CIA director briefs senators on Saudi crown prince's alleged role in Khashoggi murderRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | ABC News

    ... Prince was involved in Khashoggi's killing. Feb. 1, 2015 file photo of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Manama, Bahrain. Turkey claims that Khashoggi, who wrote for The Washington Post, was killed inside a Saudi diplomatic mission in Turkey. ...


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    Tuesday Dec 4 | Al Bawaba

    The integrated Mobile application includes various features and options allowing customers to monitor, manage and upgrade their mobile and home broadband services. Batelco, the leading digital solutions provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain, announced the launch of its all-in-one mobile and home broadband services App, which is in line with the company's strategy to provide an exceptional digital customer experience.


  18. CIA director to brief limited group of senators on Saudi role in death of KhashoggiRead the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | ABC News

    CIA Director Gina Haspel is headed to Capitol Hill Tuesday morning to brief a limited group of senior senators on the role top Saudi Arabian officials played in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi , this according to senior Senate aides with knowledge of the matter. Add Jamal Khashoggi as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Jamal Khashoggi news, video, and analysis from ABC News.


  19. Jamal Khashoggi's friend sues Israeli cyber firm over alleged...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | New York Daily News

    Jamal Khashoggi looks on during a press conference in the Bahraini capital Manama, on December 15, 2014. A friend of slain U.S. journalist Jamal Khashoggi is suing an Israeli cybersecurity firm, accusing the company of selling spyware to the Saudi Arabian government that it used to hack into his cellphone and snoop on conversations he had with Khashoggi before his death.


  20. Mystery deepens around Navy Admiral's 'suicide' in BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Daily Mail

    Mystery of Navy Admiral's 'suicide' death deepens: No details are released on how or when decorated veteran, 58, died as remarks he made three months ago criticizing Iran are revealed He assumed the role in May, taking charge of 20,000 troops in the Persian Gulf, Red Sea and Arabian Sea The Navy will not say how he died or how he was found but that no foul play is suspected Vice Admiral Scott Stearney, 58, was found dead in his Bahrain residence, according to a US Navy statement on Saturday The mystery surrounding a decorated Navy admiral's apparent suicide death in Bahrain over the weekend has deepened as key details about how he apparently took his own life remain unknown.