Bahrain

5,000 ‘found jobs in private sector’

A TOTAL of 5,000 Bahrainis were employed in the private sector since the start of the year, it has been revealed.The jobs were found in 2,465 companies under the second edition of the National Employment Programme 2 .

Teacher jailed for attacking officers while being drunk

AN INEBRIATED expatriate teacher will spend 12 months behind bars for assaulting police officers after stepping in to protect her friend from a face mask fine. The 39-year-old Languages teacher at a private school was sentenced by the High...

HELL’S KITCHEN! Shocking health violations uncovered in restaurant

Shocking conditions were uncovered at a restaurant in Saar during a surprise field inspection which found employees living inside a kitchen and sleeping next to food cooking on a stove. The incident was registered as a serious ‘health, hygiene...

BeAware app: App opens the way

MANAMA: Customers are required to download the BeAware app on their mobile phones and activate location tracking to be allowed entry to most places in the kingdom. The requirement, published in the Official Gazette on Thursday by the Health...

STOP THE WASTE! Dumped food costs Bahrain BD94 million

MANAMA: Bahrainis waste the most food among all Arabs, according to a UN report. At an average of 132kg per person, the dumped food cost Bahrain a whopping BD94 .

BAHRAIN: 653 new Covid-19 cases registered

BAHRAIN Covid-19 cases:  yesterday registered 653 new cases of Covid-19 alongside 718 recoveries and one death. A Bahraini woman, 54, died yesterday, taking the total deaths to 473 .

Bahrain News: New sponsorship rules

Bahrain News: Expatriates wishing to sponsor a spouse or children must have a salary of at least BD400. The new conditions were revealed in the Official Gazette published yesterday .

Kingdom joins global trial for Covid passport

MANAMA: Bahrain is set to be one of the first countries in the world to pilot an internationally-recognised digital passport programme that could reinvigorate the global air travel sector reeling from the Covid-19 pandemic.Gulf Air announced yesterday that it...

Amphibious ‘Duck Bus’ to make a splash in Bahrain!

PEOPLE in Bahrain will soon be able to step into the world of amphibious travel when a distinctive yellow bus splashes its way across the Manama coastline. The Bahrain Duck Tours, an ambitious project backed by the Bahrain Tourism...

Mosques set to reopen

MOSQUES will reopen across Bahrain starting tomorrow, announced the Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Ministry yesterday. They will open for dawn and afternoon prayers only – Fajr, Dhuhr and Asr – while ensuring all precautionary measures are implemented .

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