Bahrain backs Saudi decision on Haj

Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Minister, Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa, has affirmed Bahrain’s full-fledged support for Saudi Arabia’s decision to limit this year’s Haj pilgrimage to nationals and residents living in the Kingdom due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.   He asserted that the decision, issued by the Saudi Ministry of Haj and […]

Bahrain elected ILAE-Eastern Mediterranean executive board member

President of the Bahrain Neuroscience Association at the Bahrain Medical Society (BMS), Dr. Fatima Abdulla, has been elected as a member of the Executive Board of the International League against Epilepsy (ILAE)-Eastern Mediterranean.   BMS President, Dr. Ghada Al Qassim, congratulated Dr. Fatima Abdulla for winning win ILAE membership, noting that the exploit confirms the […]

Health Ministry takes action against 52 restaurants and cafés

  The Health Ministry has taken action against 52 restaurants and cafés for flouting the mandatory precautionary measures recommended by the National Medical Taskforce for Combating COVID-19, and approved by the Executive Committee.   During inspection visits to 174 restaurants and cafés yesterday, the Health Ministry’s inspectors stressed the need to fully comply with the […]

Inmate suffered COVID-19 health complications

  An inmate who passed away at Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) had suffered  severe pneumonia due to COVID-19 health complications.   A commissioned cornoner examined the deceased’s body and submitted a report stating the cause of the inmate’s death, said Southern Governorate Advocate Prosecutor.   The Reformation and Rehabilitation notified the Public Prosecution last Wednesday […]

Accreditation of Bahrain’s follow-up anti-money laundering report hailed

  The accreditation of the second follow-up report of the Kingdom of Bahrain on combating money laundering and terrorism financing and the implementation of international standards was hailed.   Parliament Foreign Affairs, Defence and National Security Committee Chairman Mp Mohammed Al Sisi Al Bouainain praised the achievement which was announced during the Middle East and […]