Bahrain slams Tillerson's accusation of
Bahrain News AgencyBahrain slams Tillerson's accusation of discrimination against ShiasBusiness Standard"The comments by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about Bahrain are inappropriate, disappointing and ill-informed, which reflect a deep misunderstanding of the facts on the ground," said Bahrain's Foreign Affairs Ministry. "All of our communities ...Foreign Ministry: Tillerson's comments incorrect, reveal deep misunderstanding of factsBahrain News Agencyall 4 news articles »
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 3:16 am
Tillerson raps some US allies for religious
RTTillerson raps some US allies for religious freedom violations, slams ISReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. allies including Saudi Arabia and Bahrain did not uphold principles of religious freedom in 2016, while Islamic State has carried out "genocide" against religious minorities, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday.Tillerson calls out Turkey, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia & Iran over religious freedomRTUS Report: Saudi Arabia and Bahrain Are Worst Persecutors of Religious MinoritiesAl-BawabaUS slams allies for violating religious freedomAljazeera.comall 5 news articles »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 3:44 pm
Bahrain says Qatar's media is making
The NationalBahrain says Qatar's media is making diplomatic crisis worseThe NationalThe minister, Ali bin Mohammed Al Rumaihi, accused Al Jazeera of targeting Bahrain with fake news and hundreds of negative reports on the kingdom. Qatar's media had attacked Bahrain and directly interfered in its internal affairs through the news ...Qatari subversive media part of the problem: BahrainKhaleej TimesBahrain's information minister: Qatar's subversive media 'part of the ...Al-Arabiyaall 6 news articles »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 10:40 am
Injuries force Bahrain-Merida to name
Cycling WeeklyInjuries force Bahrain-Merida to name weakened team in support of ...Cycling WeeklyVincenzo Nibali will be forced to make do with a weakened Bahrain-Merida team for the Vuelta a España as a number of key riders were ruled out.and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 5:23 am
Shares in Bahrain's GFH slide as it acquires
Shares in Bahrain's GFH slide as it acquires $1.2 bln assets via equity issueReutersAug 15 (Reuters) - Shares in Bahrain's GFH Financial Group fell sharply on Tuesday as the firm said it had acquired $1.2 billion of infrastructure assets in Africa and the Middle East by increasing its capital, diluting minority shareholders. The ...and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 5:04 am
Bahrain-based sailors eager for sub
Two women sailors currently serving in Bahrain are heading out on a deep-sea journey where no female enlisted servicemembers have gone before. Information Systems Technician 1st Class Jasmine Underwood and Electronics Technician 3rd Class Marcia Morse are ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:13 am
Zain CEO: telco to invest nearly 17% of
Kuwait-based telecom operator Zain ended June with 46.3 million customers in its global operation, which includes Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Sudan, South Sudan, Jordan and Bahrain. By the end of the second quarter, Zain had 2.9 million subscribers in ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:50 am
A.M. Best Downgrades Ratings of Medgulf
LONDON, Aug 28, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A.M. Best has downgraded the financial strength rating (FSR) to B++ (Good) from A- (Excellent) and the issuer credit rating (ICR) to “bbb+” from “a-” of The Mediterranean & Gulf Insurance & Reinsurance ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:18 am
Aluminium Bahrain seeks rating ahead of $3.5
DUBAI, Aug 26 ( Reuters) - Aluminium Bahrain ( Alba), owner of one of the world's largest smelters of the lightweight metal, is seeking a credit rating ahead of talks with banks about fundraising for its $3.5 billion Line 6 expansion, a company official ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:44 pm
Bahrain’s yearly trade with Turkey hits
Bahrain’s trade with Turkey has reached an annual average of $500 million – a significant increase from seven years ago. However, Bahrain’s Ambassador to Turkey Ibrahim Al Abdullah said the figure did not include military and banking deals, which he ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:45 pm