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MUMBAI - The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) has assigned Intrepid Marketing and Communications to undertake all its trade, marketing, and communication initiatives across the country to establish Bahrain as Indian travellers’ go-to short-haul destination. Bahrain has been of note for its opulent weddings, but it’s centuries-old culture and history is what the BTEA is aiming to showcase to the world. Additionally, it’s super-cosmopolitan vibe is the perfect foil to the adventure and historical attractions. Bahrain is also overlooked on
DUBAI: The Turkish government will reconsider coronavirus safety measures during the Health Ministry’s Science Board meeting on Oct. 28, daily newspaper Hurriyet Daily reported. Whether some measures will be lifted or stricter rules will be reintroduced will depend on the pace of the COVID-19 outbreak, the report added. Measures may include weekend curfews in large provinces
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia and Bahrain separately welcomed Guatemala and Estonia’s decisions against Hezbollah, a heavily armed and a dominant military and political force in Lebanon. Saudi Arabia particularly welcomed Guatemala’s designation of Hezbollah as a terrorist organization, and Estonia’s decision to impose sanctions on the group and prevent entry of members into its
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are set to square off in their final debate Thursday, one of the last high-profile opportunities for the trailing incumbent to change the trajectory of an increasingly contentious campaign. Worried about losing the White House, some advisers are urging Trump to trade his aggressive demeanor from the first debate for a lower-key style that puts Biden more squarely in the spotlight.
TEHRAN: Iran on Tuesday reported its highest single-day toll of new coronavirus cases since the start of the pandemic with more than 5,000 new infections, as the country struggles to cope with a surge in transmission.Iran’s health ministry also reported that 322 people had died from the virus, pushing the death toll over 31,000. The new infection count on Tuesday eclipsed the
Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) announced results for the year’s third quarter and its first nine months yesterday, reporting numbers lower than usual due to the volatile global market that was upended due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. In the year’s third quarter Alba reported a net loss of BD11.6 million (US$31 million), reversing a net […]
Bahrain's Labor and Social Development Minister Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan has issued a circular stipulating the re-opening of the Labour Ministry-licensed nurseries on Oct. 25 amid strict precautionary measures to limit the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
As per India’s ‘air bubble’ arrangements with Bahrain, Air India/ Air India Express and Gulf Air are permitted to transport people between the two countries, with certain restrictions. However, airfare to Bahrain is considerably steeper than that of flights to other Gulf nations. The average fare of the special flights from Kerala to Bahrain is between Rs 30,000 to Rs 39,000.
A large breakaway that had attacked early on put its stamp on stage 16 of the Giro d�Italia, and Jan Tratnik decided to jump from this group. Despite having to let one rival get back to him, the Slovenian still found a way to win the stage. And thanks to Enrico Battaglin, another rider of Team Bahrain-McLaren finished on the podium in 3rd. Before the second rest day of the Giro d�Italia, Team Bahrain-McLaren suffered a setback when Pello Bilbao could not keep up with the best climbers on...
Italian Filippo Ganna claimed his third victory in this year's Giro d'Italia when he won the 14th stage on Saturday, a 34.1km individual time trial from Conegliano to Valdobbiadene, as Joao Almeida extended his overall lead. The time trial world champion powered through the undulating course in 42 minutes 40 seconds to beat his Ineos-Grenadiers team mate Rohan Dennis by 26 seconds and American Brandon McNulty of UAE Team Emirates by 1:09. Ganna won the opening time trial in Palermo and the fifth stage in Camigliatello Silano.
JERUSALEM: The state-run Israel Institute for Biological Research announced Sunday that researchers will begin human testing on its coronavirus vaccine next week. The institute said clinical tests on an initial group of 80 people would begin Nov. 1. The testing is to expand to a second phase of 960 people in December, with a third and final phase of 30,000 people next April or
The average fares on special flights operating between Kerala and Bahrain are between Rs 30,000 and Rs 39,000 as the Gulf country allows only 750 passengers to come from India per week, said Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday. Moreover, Puri said on Twitter that average fares on Kerala-Dubai flights are between Rs 6,500 and Rs 12,800 while Kerala-Doha
Naval Facilities Engineering Command Europe Africa Central (NAVFAC EURAFCENT) Commanding Officer Capt. Jeffrey Kilian awarded the 2021 Military Engineer of the Year to Lt. Erik Snodgrass, assigned to the Public Works Department (PWD) Bahrain, and the 2021 Civilian Engineer of the Year to Trevor Krajewski, assigned to the Public Works Department Rota.
The Central Bank of Bahrain, in co-operation with the Bahrain Economic Development Board, Bank ABC, ila Bank, BENEFIT, National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) and Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB), have launched FinHub 973, the first comprehensive digital fintech lab in the region. Regulated by the Central Bank of Bahrain, the new platform will aim to create a collaborative ecosystem in the fintech