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Shaikh Hamad Bin Abdullah announces $3.8 billion Lockheed deal for F16s

Air Vice-Marshal Shaikh Hamad Bin Abdullah Al Khalifa announced the signing of a $3.8 billion-deal with Lockheed Martin to buy 16 upgraded F-16 fighter jets, as part of the Al Khalifa’s ongoing strengthening of Bahrain’s […]

Prince Khalid bin Hamad congratulates youth sports President

Share this article: His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS), President of Bahrain Athletics Association, congratulated Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim […]

King Hamad holds National Interests to his heart

Bahrain’s political landscape has seen a major improvement two months following the implementation of an amended law that separates politics from the religious platform. Observers say that Law 12/2016, which was issued by King Hamad […]

12 held for Bahrain demonstrations near Shiite cleric’s home

12 people have been arrested and charged with unlawful assembly over demonstrations near the home of a Shiite cleric, in a move to crack down on unlawful and violent “protests”. The Bahrain News Agency reported […]

Bahrain sovereign fund buys stake in water company

Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company (Mumtalakat), the Bahraini government’s investment arm, has announced that it has acquired “a significant equity stake” in UK-based water treatment company, Envirogen Group. The acquisition was completed alongside Gecos Invest and […]

King Hamad bin Isa meets with New York-based Rabbi at royal palace in Manama

Rabbi Marc Schneier, a prominent interfaith activist and president of the Foundation of Ethnic Understanding based in New York, was received by King Hamad bin Isa at the royal palace in Manama in order to […]

Prince Nasser bin Hamad lauds Real Madrid Academy in Bahrain

Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Charity Organisation and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee appreciated […]

BDF Commander-in-Chief receives Royal Guard Commander

BDF Commander-in-Chief Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received today Royal Guard Commander Brigadier Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa. Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa welcomed him, lauding his unrelenting efforts to bring about […]

King hails Bahraini-Qatari fraternal relations

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa hailed strong fraternal relations binding the Kingdom of Bahrain and the State of Qatar. This came as he received at Al-Safriya Palace, in the presence of His Royal […]

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Interior minister: Iran’s interference in Bahrain supported by strong evidence

As part of the community partnership, the Interior Minister, Lt-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa received on here today scholars, members of Shura Council, Council of Representatives and Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, […]

King visits Southern Governorate, launches Khalifa Town

Manama, Dec. 12 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa today paid a visit to the Southern Governorate, where he launched the “Khalifa Town”, a milestone which combines the Southern Town housing projects, linking […]

HRH Premier hails royal initiative

Manama, Dec. 12 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa extended deepest thanks to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa for launching “Khalifa Town” to designate the Southern Town housing […]

Outstanding workers, establishments to be honoured

Manama, Dec. 12 (BNA): Under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Labour and Social Development Ministry will on Wednesday honour hard-working workers and outstanding establishments in the private sector.The […]

Leadership congratulated by Representatives Council

Manama, Dec. 12 (BNA): First Deputy Speaker of the Council of Representatives, MP Ali Al-Aradi, has extended on behalf of Speaker, Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla, warmest congratulations to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al […]

HRH Premier appoints Education Ministry directors

Manama, Dec. 12 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister issued Edict 39/2017 appointing directors in the Ministry of Education. The following have been appointed as directors in the […]

Al Mabarrah Al Khalifia sponsors health awareness camp

Manama, Dec. 12 (BNA): Al Mabarrah Al Khalifia Foundation has announced its sponsorship of the 18th edition of Al-Shurooq Diabetes Camp for Children.The health awareness event takes place under the guidance of Dr. Shaikh Mohammed […]

National Theater celebrates 5th anniversary

Manama, Nov. 12 (BNA): The amazing world famous ballet, Romeo and Juliet, shined on the National Theatre stage coinciding its fifth anniversary. The work of art ballet produced by the Russian Ballet Company in collaboration […]