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  • <p>His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier extended his condolences to Kuwait's new Amir Shaikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah during a visit to the country today, following the passing of the late Amir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah.</p>
    Crown Prince extends his condolences to Kuwait's new Amir
    01-10-2020 12:04 PM
  • <p>His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier extended his condolences to Kuwait's new Amir Shaikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah during a visit to the country today, following the passing of the late Amir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah.</p>
    Crown Prince extends his condolences to Kuwait's new Amir
    01-10-2020 12:04 PM
  • <p>His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier extended his condolences to Kuwait's new Amir Shaikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah during a visit to the country today, following the passing of the late Amir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah.</p>
    Crown Prince extends his condolences to Kuwait's new Amir
    01-10-2020 12:04 PM
  • BDF Commander-in-Chief Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa chaired a meeting of the Supreme Council of the Military Pensions Fund. Interior Minister General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, Finance and National Economy Minister Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Defence Affairs Minister Lieutenant General Abdulla Al Nuaimi, Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Dhiyab bin Saqr Al Nuaimi and National Guard staff director Major General Shaikh Abdulaziz bin Saud Al Khalifa attended. The council discussed the management of the Military Pensions Fund.
    Management of Military Pensions Fund discussed
    01-10-2020 08:59 AM
  • <p>Zenj Exchange has opened its 15th branch in A’ali.</p><p>The money exchange company has been offering remittance services for more than 40 years.</p><p>It recently launched the “Zenjex App” available on Apple Store and Google Play Store.</p><p>At the opening of the new branch are, managing director Fatima Hamad Abul, front row, centre, general manager Suresh Kunjukrishnapillai, director Mazen Hamad Abul, sales and business development manager Joel Raj and other members of staff</p>
    Zenj Exchange opens branch in A’Ali
    28-09-2020 00:32 AM
  • <p>Interior Minister General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa received new US Naval Forces Central Command, US Fifth Fleet and Combined Maritime Forces Commander Vice Admiral Samuel Paparo and discussed security co-operation.</p>
    Security co-operation discussed
    23-09-2020 00:00 AM
  • <p>Deputy Premier Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa received Foreign Minister Dr Abdullatif Al Zayani and Parliament Affairs Minister Ghanim Al Buainain.</p><p>They reviewed Bahrain’s foreign and GCC Council affairs policy, and co-operation between legislative and executive branches.</p><p>The Deputy Premier separately received Shura Council member Bassam Al BinMohammed who presented his PhD thesis on regional, political and security developments.</p>
    Deputy Premier receives Foreign Minister, Parliament Minister
    24-09-2020 00:49 AM
  • <p>The Neuroscience Association of the Bahrain Medical Society held the 11th Gulf Neurology Conference virtually. </p><p>It was held under the patronage of the Supreme Council of Health president Dr Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Khalifa. </p><p>The forum reviewed the latest therapeutic developments for the most common neurological diseases of concern to patients in Bahrain, including stroke, migraine, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, involuntary nerve movements and myasthenia gravis and peripheral nerves.</p>
    BMS holds Gulf Neurology Conference
    24-09-2020 00:48 AM
  • UK Ambassador Roddy Drummond and his wife, Yasmin, held a lunch to bid farewell to GDN Editor-in-Chief George Williams and his wife, Barbie, at the British Embassy in Manama.
    UK Ambassador held a lunch to bid farewell to GDN Editor-in-Chief
    22-09-2020 00:00 AM
  • <p>His Majesty’s representative for humanitarian work and youth affairs Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa yesterday received INJAZ Bahrain board of directors chairwoman Shaikha Hessa bint Khalifa Al Khalifa. Shaikh Nasser praised the outstanding efforts made by Shaikha Hessa and the board members in implementing programmes aimed at grooming youngsters and preparing them for the labour market. He said the tireless work done by Injaz Bahrain is highly appreciated for its contribution to providing the Bahraini youth with training and employment opportunities.</p>
    Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad receives INJAZ Bahrain board of directors chairwoman
    22-09-2020 00:00 AM
  • <p>A leading Bahrain hospital marked World Patient Safety Day by honouring one of its outstanding employees. Ibn Al Nafees Hospital recognised infection control head Amina Saad Abdulla for her valuable contribution towards patient safety, especially during Covid-19. Board chairman and chief executive Dr Ali Jaffar AlAradi and senior management attended. Above, the employee being honoured.</p>
    A leading Bahrain hospital marked World Patient Safety Day by honouring one of its outstanding employees
    22-09-2020 00:00 AM
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    AWA presented cheques totalling BD1,000 to two animal protection societies
    20-09-2020 00:00 AM
  • <p>The American Women’s Association (AWA) has presented cheques totalling BD1,000 to two animal protection societies. Laila Hussain, AWA community service chairperson, handed a BD500 cheque to Mojda Banahi, Bahrain Rescues public relation chairperson, in the presence of Shikha Varma, AWA membership secretary. Both AWA representatives then presented a BD500 cheque to Mahmood Faraj, president of Bahrain Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BSPCA), who was accompanied by Paul Duke, the charity’s CEO.</p>
    AWA presented cheques totalling BD1,000 to two animal protection societies
    20-09-2020 00:00 AM
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    AWA presented cheques totalling BD1,000 to two animal protection societies
    20-09-2020 00:00 AM
  • His Majesty King Hamad yesterday received at Safriya Palace Sultan of Johor, Ibrahim ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, on his visit to Bahrain. They reviewed ways of bolstering co-operation, mainly in economic, commercial, investment, tourism and cultural fields. The King expressed appreciation of growing relations between Bahrain and Malaysia.
    His Majesty receives Sultan of Johor
    18-09-2020 01:00 AM
  • Interior Minister General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa has volunteered for the clinical trials of the Covid-19 vaccine in Bahrain
    Interior Minister volunteers for vaccine trials
    17-09-2020 19:17 PM
  • <p>Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan has volunteered for the clinical trials of the Covid-19 vaccine in Bahrain</p>
    Labour and Social Development Minister volunteers for vaccine trials
    17-09-2020 13:01 PM
  • <p>Labour and Social Development Minister volunteers for vaccine trials</p>
    Labour and Social Development Minister volunteers for vaccine trials
    17-09-2020 13:01 PM
  • <p>Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Essam Khalaf yesterday visited Eker and Ma&rsquo;ameer and assessed the needs of the areas in infrastructure projects and services.</p>
    Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister visits Eker and Ma’ameer
    17-09-2020 00:58 AM
  • His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier, has volunteered for the clinical trials of the Covid-19 vaccine in Bahrain.
    Crown Prince volunteers for Covid-19 vaccine clinical trials
    16-09-2020 13:13 PM
  • <p>A one-of-a-kind 3D art visual is part of the vibrancy of the Mall of Dilmunia. As shoppers explore the mall, they can enjoy a 360° digital experience featuring customised LED screens, in and around the mall’s aquarium and entertainment areas. </p><p>The LED screen by Four Square Media and Display Solutions is the largest 8K panoramic ceiling in the region.</p>
    One-of-a-kind 3D art visual
    16-09-2020 00:55 AM
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    One-of-a-kind 3D art visual
    16-09-2020 00:55 AM
  • <p>stc Bahrain partnered with Injaz Bahrain to host a virtual innovation camp and virtual job shadow workshops, in support of the growth and development of Bahraini youth.</p>
<p>More than 60 university and school students took part, seeking to develop skills in areas such as communication, information interpretation and analysis, presentation, selling of concepts, workplace and career opportunities available and work-readiness skills.</p>
    stc Bahrain partners with Injaz Bahrain to host virtual innovation camp
    14-09-2020 00:42 AM
  • <p>Parliament chairwoman Fouzia Zainal met Bahrain-based artificial intelligence (AI) expert and president of the Artificial Intelligence Society Dr Jassim Haji, who presented her with his book Artificial Intelligence and Digital Transformation. She thanked Dr Haji for his continued researches on AI and stressed its importance for the post-pandemic society.</p>
    Parliament chairwoman meets president of Artificial Intelligence Society
    14-09-2020 00:31 AM
  • <p>Kanoo Real Estate, the real estate arm of YBA Kanoo, and Kingdom Gourmet, proprietor of Angelina Paris in Bahrain, have signed a leasing agreement which will let the caf&eacute; operate in the main lobby of Kanoo Tower, a multi-storey building in the Diplomatic Area, starting next month. The new caf&eacute; will offer pastries, gourmet sandwiches, as well as &lsquo;L&rsquo;Africain&rsquo; hot chocolate all day.</p>
<p>The agreement was signed by Kanoo Real Estate vice-president Talal Kanoo and Kingdom Gourmet chief operating officer Sujay Uchil in the presence of other officials.</p>
    New deal signed
    14-09-2020 00:32 AM
  • Parliament chairwoman Fouzia Zainal yesterday received the GDN’s outgoing Editor-in-Chief George Williams, who is retiring after serving in the Press field for more than four decades. Ms Zainal praised his efforts at the Gulf Daily News, which have contributed to highlighting Bahrain’s landmark achievements and stories on national and international issues. He has also reported widely on regional developments. She reiterated parliamentary support for the national Press, which is playing a pivotal role in backing Bahrain’s comprehensive development process, led by His Majesty King Hamad.
    Parliament chairwoman receives GDN’s outgoing Editor-in-Chief
    14-09-2020 00:24 AM
  • Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan yesterday hosted a ceremony in honour of outgoing Under-Secretary Sabah Al Dossari and congratulated him on his appointment as Shura Council member.
    Labour Ministry honours outgoing Under-Secretary
    14-09-2020 00:02 AM
  • Shura Council services committee chairwoman Dr Jihad Al Fadhel volunteers to take part in clinical trials of the Covid-19 vaccine yesterday.
    Shura Council services committee chairwoman volunteers
    12-09-2020 09:19 AM
  • <p>Education Minister Dr Majid Al Nuaimi yesterday chaired a remote meeting of the University of Bahrain board. </p><p>It was attended by Finance and National Economy Minister Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan, Health Minister Faeqa Al Saleh, Youth and Sports Affairs Minister Ayman Almoayyed and Civil Service Bureau (CSB) chairman Ahmed Al Zayed. </p><p>UoB president Dr Riyadh Youssef Hamza, government officials and UoB board members were also present.</p>
    Education Minister chairs UoB board meeting
    09-09-2020 23:08 PM
  • <p>The Prime Minister’s adviser Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa received new HSBC Bahrain chief executive Christopher Russell and commended his long financial and banking expertise. </p><p>He also hailed HSBC’s achievements and its role over the past 76 years, turning Bahrain into a major finance and banking hub. </p><p>Head of HSBC Premier and HSBC Seef branch Ahmed Abdulwahed Abdulla was present.</p>
    Advisor to The Premier receives HSBC Bahrain CEO
    09-09-2020 23:08 PM