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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 […]


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, […]

National Ambulance Centre hailed

Manama, Mar.3 (BNA): The Supreme Council for Health (SCH) convened for its periodic monthly meeting, chaired by Lieutenant-General Dr. Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa. The session was attended by Health Minister Faeqa bint Said Al-Saleh, […]

Speaker praises security authorities

Manama, Mar. 3 (BNA): Speaker of the Council of Representatives, Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla, has lauded the efforts of the Interior Ministry and security authorities, led by Minister, Lieutenant-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, […]

Saudi Speaker praises Bahraini-Saudi relations

Manama, Mar. 3 (BNA): Speaker of Saudi Shura Council, Dr. Shaikh Abdulla bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al-Sheikh, has stated that his visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain is in line with the shared keenness of […]

HH Shaikh Khalid patronises Brave 10 in Jordan

Amman, Mar. 3 (BNA): In the presence His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Athletics Association, Honourary President of Bahrain […]

Royal Guard Commander meets UK defence staff chief

London, Mar. 3 (BNA): Royal Guard Commander, Brigadier-General HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, held a meeting with the UK Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach. HH Shaikh Nasser praised […]

HH Shaikh Nasser meets UK 16 Air Asslt Bde

London, Mar. 3 (BNA): Royal Guard Commander, Brigadier-General HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Commander of the Colchester-based 16 Air Assault Brigade (16 Air Asslt Bde). HH Shaikh Nasser praised the depth of […]

Bahrain press review

Manama, Mar. 3 (BNA): Bahrain dailies issued today focused in their principal headlines on the main local, Arab and international events which happened over the past 24 hours. The following is a round-up of the […]