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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, […]

Crown Prince attends Horse Racing Festival

Manama, Feb. 2 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, this afternoon recognised the role played by the Rashed Horse Racing […]

HRH Premier thanked by Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister

Manama, Feb. 2 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has received a cable of thanks and gratitude from Kuwait’s First Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Shaikh Nasser Sabah […]

HM King condoles with Al-Buainain family

Manama, Feb.2 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa sent a cable of condolences to the Al-Buainain children and family on the death of their father Hassan bin Ahmed bin Youssef Al-Buainain. In the […]

HM King condoles with Saudi leader

Manama, Feb.2 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa sent a cable of condolences to Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on the death of Prince Mohammed bin Abdulrahman […]

King receives Crown Prince; BDF Chief

Manama, Jan. 2 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, the Supreme Commander, today received, at Al-Sakhir Palace, His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy […]

HH Shaikh Nasser to take part in festival

Manama, Jan. 2 (BNA): His Majesty the King’s Representative for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Supreme Council for Youth and Sport Affairs (SCYS) Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin […]