Bahrain participates in International Astronautical Congress

The National Space Science Agency (NSSA) is participating in the 72nd session of the International Astronautical Congress (IAC).   The event, hosted by the United Arab Emirates and organized by Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) in cooperation with the International Astronautical Federation (IAF), is the largest and most important of its kind.   NSSA’s […]

Joint US-Bahraini naval exercises in the Gulf waters

The US and Bahraini navies have started joint exercises as part of a series of exercises between the US forces and their partners in the Gulf region. US Navy Spokesman Tim Hawkins said in a press statement: “Today’s exercise, called “New Horizons,” is part of efforts to help promote maritime awareness, deterrence, and partnerships. Hawkins […]

Sinopharm vaccine approved for all children aged 3 to 11

The National Medical Taskforce for Combatting the Coronavirus (COVID-19) announced that following approval by the Vaccination Committee, all children aged 3 to 11 will be eligible to receive two doses of the Sinopharm vaccine, starting Wednesday, 27 October 2021.   The Taskforce noted that the decision was taken following a thorough review of all medical […]

Royal Court Minister receives NIHR eighth annual report

Commissioned by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Royal Court Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received National Institution for Human Rights (NIHR)’s President Ali Ahmed Al Derazi, who presented to him the eighth annual report of the institution.   The minister expressed his appreciation for the efforts made by the NIHR […]

Justice Minister praises BBS’ role in judicial development

Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments, Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa, received Chairman of Bahrain Bar Society (BBS), Hassan Ahmed Bediwi, and lawyers Rashid Abdulrahman and Qassim Al Fardan.   The meeting was held in the presence of the ministry Undersecretary for Justice and Islamic Affairs, Judge Isa Sami Al Mennai.   The […]