Bahrain Raises Debt Ceiling to 15 Billion Dinars to Finance Public Spending
Bahrain's government has raised its debt ceiling to 15 billion dinars ($39.79 billion) from 13 billion dinars to help finance public spending, the cabinet said Monday, as low oil prices and the coronavirus crisis have dented state revenues.
US Secretary of State Visits Bahrain to Meet Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Bahrain to meet the Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, within a tour in the region that includes Sudan, the Emirates and Israel, a statement issued the US Department of State said.
Bahrain Purchases 20% of Ligue 2 French Club Stakes
"Ligue 2 side Paris FC on Monday announced that the Kingdom of Bahrain was taking a 20% minority stake in the club," a sports website specialized in the French football news reported.
Crown Prince Appoints 15 Directors at 7 Gov't Institutions
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minster, issued edicts appointing 15 directors at 7 government institutions.
Who's the Bahrain Team Managing Fight against Coronavirus Pandemic? Examples on Chaos in Management
Is there a team called #Bahrain_Team that manages the Coronavirus pandemic that is burdening the world, or is there multiple teams in the country, each dealing with the pandemic as they please.
Rasd Launches Its First Study on Bahraini Authorities "Ramadan" Speeches
Rasd Centre for Studies and Political Researches launched its first study on the Bahraini authorities' "Ramadan" speeches, entitled: States' Speeches are Only Words. It is a comprehensive analysis of the speeches of the three power poles represented by King Hamad Al Khalifa, PM, and CP, during the last month of Ramadan 1440 Hirji.
Commercial, Industrial Businesses to Resume Work Starting Today, Citizens Required to Wear Masks in Pubic Cases
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa announced a series of new measures to combat the Coronavirus. He also said that commercial and industrial businesses are to resume work starting Thursday (April 9, 2020).
Oil and Gas Sector Receives Blow as Italian Company Set to Review Projects
The global coronavirus epidemic, particularly ravaging in Europe, seems to have unexpected impacts. Bahrain received a heavy blow yesterday, with the Italian energy group ENI announcing that it will review its projects in the Middle East due to the Coronavirus pandemic and falling oil prices.
Did the Return of Khalifa bin Salman Stand in Crown Prince's Way to Become Prime Minister?
Four months after his absence (November 21, 2019-March 20, 2020) for treatment in Germany, Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa returned to Bahrain.
Who's Responsible for Keeping Hundreds of Bahrainis in Iran for Over a Month?
Despite the campaigns launched by families of Bahrainis stranded in Iran, which were joined by dozens of activists, the government of Bahrain doesn't seem to be concerned about bringing them back. It has become clear that every time it uses excuses to keep the citizens suffering there without letting them know why.
New Duo in Bahrain Rule with End of Khalifa bin Salman Era
The country is moving from one difficult stage to another. It is in the stage of tightening the grip on all positions of power after removing everyone from their posts, including the removal of the PM's wing in favor of the King's wing, his sons and the Khawalid heads only.
Crown Prince Sends Sharp-Worded Message Insulting MPs, Obliges them, Samir Nass, to Change “Economic Stagnation” Term
Bahrain’s Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa sent a sharp-worded message to all parties that speak negatively about the country’s economic situation, including the House of Representatives.
Pompeo Thanks Bahrain for Protecting American Soldiers on Its Territories
The United States’ Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo, thanked on (Saturday, January 4, 2019) Bahraini Crown Prince, Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, for protecting the American soldiers in his country.
Pakistani Prime Minister Visits Bahrain, Meets King and Crown Prince
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan paid a visit on Monday (December 16, 2019) to Bahrain where he met King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa.
Abdulnabi Salman Appeals Crown Prince to Intervene to Solve Problem of China Graduates
First Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Abdul Nabi Salman, appealed the Crown Prince, Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, to intervene to solve problem of graduates of the Chinese Southwest University.
Crown Prince Issues Circular on National Days Holidays
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued a circular on the holidays of the National Day.
Crown Prince Presides Cabinet Meeting amid News on Khalifa bin Salman's Health Deterioration
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa once again presided over the Cabinet session on Monday (November 11, 2019), Bahrain News Agency reported.
Khalifa bin Salman Once Again Misses Cabinet Meeting
Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa continued not to show up to head Cabinet meetings. Meanwhile, Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa presided over the session.
Crown Prince: 5 Gov't Entities, 2 Sports Clubs Referred to Prosecution over NAO Violations
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa said that 7 entities were referred to the Public Prosecution over violations mentioned in the National Audit Office (NAO) report for 2019.
Khalifa bin Salman Absent from Cabinet Meeting, Crown Prince Presides over Session
Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa again missed the regular Cabinet meeting held every Monday.