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Online Passport Facility To Be Launched

Bahrain: Online Passport Facility To Be Launched

The Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs (NPRA) has announced a new service to book appointments online.The Skiplino, which will take effect on Sunday (August...
Saudi: Warning Issued Against Dealing With Cryptocurrency

Saudi: Warning Issued Against Dealing With Cryptocurrency

Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Finance (MOF) has warned against dealing or investing in virtual currencies, including cryptocurrencies, as they are not recognised by legal...
Bahrain: Firm control On Driving Instructors Demanded

Bahrain: Firm Control On Driving Instructors Demanded

Hoorat Aali residents have submitted a number of letters and complaints to officials about training driving trainees in their residential neighborhoods.The area of Hoorat...
Bahrain ranked 55th in global broadband Internet speed

Bahrain: Internet Speed Improved

The Kingdom’s Internet speed has improved considerably, according to findings of a new report.The latest Speedtest Global Index July revealed that Bahrain has the...
expatriates deported

Kuwait MP Warns Against ‘Too Large’ Expat Communities

MP Ahmad Al-Fadhl yesterday warned against “too large” expat communities, saying they could pose a security threat and also highlighted what he called low...
Saudi Mother Kidnapped

Saudi Mother Kidnapped In Istanbul While On Holiday

A Saudi mother has been kidnapped in Istanbul while on holiday in Turkey with her family.The sources revealed that Abeer was disappeared while she...
latest statistics of the Information and eGovernment Authority.

Bahrain: Decline In Mobile Phone Imports

Bahrain imported more than 58.6 thousand mobile phones from nine countries with a total value of about BD 4.4 million, during June 2019, according...
General Organisation for Social Insurance (GOSI)

Bahrain: Bahrainis Ranked Primary Victims Of Worksite Accidents

Bahrainis have faced more worksite accidents than expats during the second quarter of this year, according to the latest statistics issued by the General...
Undersea cleaning campaign

Bahrain: National Undersea Cleaning Campaign Begins

A national undersea cleaning campaign to clean the sea, ports, and beaches has commenced, according to officials at the Bahrain Diving Volunteer Team (BDVT).They...

Bahrain: Nearly A Third Of Residential Properties Vacant

An excessive number of housing projects are reducing the average monthly rent for residential apartments in Bahrain.The vacancy rate in Bahrain’s residential market stands...

UAE Expands Taxes To Target Unhealthy Products Next Year

The UAE will levy excise tax on additional sugary and smoking products from next year in order to reduce consumption of these unhealthy products...

No More Travel Restrictions For Saudi Women

Saudi Arabia has begun allowing adult women to travel without permission and to exercise more control over family matters, Saudi Press Agency reported on...

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