Bahrain Newswire (Page 6)

Bahrain Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bahrain. (Page 6)

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  1. Burj Khalifa salutes Qatar leadership and peop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Dubai: Global developer Emaar Properties joined in the celebration of the National Day of Qatar and Bahrain with a spectacular illumination of Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in the colours of the national flags of Qatar, Bahrain and the UAE. Emaar also joined the UAE's leadership and people in extending their warm wishes and felicitations to the leadership and people of Qatar and Bahrain on the joyous occasion.

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  2. President Aliyev congratulates King of BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Trend

    President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has congratulated King of Bahrain Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa on the occasion of Bahrain's national holiday. "On behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I offer my most sincere congratulations to you and your people on the occasion of the National Day of the Kingdom of Bahrain," Aliyev said in his congratulatory letter.

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  3. Palini, Revuelta get set for Tour of ZubarahRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... complete a total distance of 372,8kms, CEO of Tour of Zubarah, Ahmed Al Hamaidi said yesterday. National teams of Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Kazakhstan will join Team Giant RBS, Pisghaman Giant Team, Wilton Cycling Team, Veloclub Sovac, ...

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  4. Bahrain dictatorship punishes anti-torture, pro-peace free speechRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    An arbitrary travel ban is preventing a prominent rights activist from leaving Bahrain . The ban against Nabeel Rajab is based on charges that violate his right to free expression.

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  5. HM sends greetings to Bahrain, KazakhstanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to His Majesty King Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa of Bahrain on the occasion of the 44th National Day of the country. In his cable, His Majesty the Sultan has expressed his sincere congratulations and best wishes to King Hamad, praying to Allah the Almighty to grant him good health, wellbeing and a long life to achieve aspirations of further progress and prosperity for the people of Bahrain.

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  6. Take flight at Bahrain's first indoor skydiving centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Local journalists were invited to have a go at Gravity Indoor Skydiving, adead of the official opening. Bahrain's journalists experienced the ultimate rush yesterday during an exclusive preview of the country's first indoor skydiving simulator.

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  7. President Mukherjee wishes Bahrain ahead of the country's National DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Dec 15 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday extended his greetings and felicitations to the King and people of the Kingdom of Bahrain on the eve of their National Day. In a message to King Hamad bin lsa Al-Khalifa, the King of the Kingdom of Bahrain, the President has said, On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, I have great pleasure in extending warm greetings and felicitations to Your Majesty and the people of the Kingdom of Bahrain on the occasion of your National day.

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    Dec 15, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Leading waste management provider, averda, has added the Kingdom of Bahrain to their growing list of partners in the GCC following an international tender which averda won on technical and financial merit. In a 5 year contract signed in Bahrain on the 8th of December with the Ministry of Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning, averda will deliver a range of waste management and sustainable solutions using proven systems and technology tailored to the kingdom's specific needs.

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  9. Bahrain: Travel Ban on Rights ActivistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Humans Rights Watch

    An arbitrary travel ban is preventing a prominent rights activist from leaving Bahrain . The ban against Nabeel Rajab is based on charges that violate his right to free expression.

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  10. His Majesty the Sultan receives thanks from Bahrain, AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Times of Oman

    M uscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a cable of thanks from His Majesty King Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa of Bahrain in reply to His Majesty's condolences cable on the death of Sheikh Issa bin Ali bin Hamad Al Khalifa. In his cable, King Issa expressed his utmost thanks and appreciation for His Majesty's sincere condolences and sympathy, praying to the Allah the Almighty to rest the deceased's soul in peace and protect His Majesty against all harms.

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  11. Gulf Air Jet performs emergency landing at HeathrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Manama: Gulf Air announced that its flight GF003, flying from Bahrain to London on 13 December, experienced technical issues that resulted in the airline's cockpit crew successfully executing an emergency descent and safely landing at Heathrow International.

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  12. The 11 cities where workers get the most paid vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... get on average nine days of paid holidays, but the 16 days of legal holidays brings that figure up to 25. Manama in Bahrain comes on top, with 34 paid holidays every year. SA o Paulo in Brazil is the city with the most generous annual leave when you ...

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  13. Oman's air traffic to touch 24m by 2034, says IATA officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Times of Oman

    MANAMA/MUSCAT: Oman's total air passenger volume is expected to grow at a fast pace during the next two decades and touch 24 million by 2034, from a mere 10 million in 2014, said a senior official from the International Air Transport Association . This compares with growth to 138.8 million passengers for the United Arab Emirates by 2034 , 112.3 million for Saudi Arabia , 24 million for Qatar , 26.1 million for Kuwait and 14.7 million for Bahrain , said Hussain Dabbas, regional vice-president of IATA.

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  14. Swedish Two-Hander Jesper Svensson Averages 247 to Lead PBA Chameleon Championship QualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    ... last fall, the slender 20-year-old won his first PBA title in the PBA International-World Bowling Tour Kingdom of Bahrain Open in March. "I actually got lined up in the first game," Svensson said of Thursday's round. "I had some problems early in ...

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  15. Rich Walker, of San Francisco, in front of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | SFGate

    Why I went: After my trip to Nepal was canceled, I used the connecting ticket to Dubai to visit the Middle East to learn about the culture, religion and architecture of the area. Don't miss: The Ahmed Al-Fateh Grand Mosque in Manama, Bahrain, provides guided tours by very knowledgeable English-speaking guides, focusing on the commonalities of various faith traditions.

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  16. Bahrain's king hosts Hanukkah candlelightingRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    The Dec. 7 ceremony in Manama, Bahrain's capital, was the first of its kind in the Persian Gulf nation's palace since the establishment of Israel in 1948, according to a news release from the Conference of European Rabbis. Conference director Rabbi Moshe Levin, who was invited by King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, recited the traditional blessings while lighting the candles and sang a verse of "Maoz Tzur," the traditional Hanukkah hymn.

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  17. Bahrain's Crown Prince to corner Edgar at TUF 22 FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    His Highness Khaled Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Bahrain, will corner the former UFC lightweight champion in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale. Edgar, who is scheduled to face Chad Mendes to determine the next featherweight title challenger, has been training with the Crown Prince during fight week in Las Vegas.

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  18. Fitch Revises Mumtalakat's Outlook to Negative; Affirms at 'BBB-'Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2015 | Reuters

    LONDON, December 09 Fitch Ratings has revised Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company's Outlook to Negative from Stable and affirmed the Long-term Issuer Default Raing and senior unsecured rating at 'BBB-'. The rating of Mumtalakat's MYR300m notes due 2017, EMTN programme, and USD600m Sukuk certificates due 2021 issued under Mumtalakat Sukuk Holding Company, are affirmed at 'BBB-'.

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  19. Bahrain's king holds first Hanukka candle lighting since establishment of State of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    The ceremony held on Monday in Manama, Bahrain's capital, was the first of its kind in the Persian Gulf nation's palace since the establishment of Israel in 1948. The director of an Orthodox European rabbinical association lit Hanukka candles in the palace of the king of Bahrain.

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  20. Bahrain's king holds Hanukkah candlelightingRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    According to a press release from the Conference of European Rabbis, the ceremony Monday in Manama, Bahrain's capital, was the first of its kind in the Persian Gulf nation's palace since the establishment of Israel in 1948. Conference Director Rabbi Moshe Levin, who was invited by King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, recited the traditional blessings while lighting the candles, and sang a verse of "Ma'oz Tzur," the traditional Hanukkah hymn.

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