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  1. Bahrain Holds First Big Vote Since UnrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Wall Street Journal

    MANAMA, Bahrain-Voters in Bahrain cast ballots Saturday in the island kingdom's first full parliamentary election since Arab Spring-inspired protests nearly four years ago, but a boycott by the country's opposition overshadowed the vote and highlighted the sectarian-charged divisions gripping this strategic U.S. ally. The country's most organized Shiite group, al-Wefaq, and other opposition organizations urged supporters to stay away from the polls.

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  2. Bahrain election overshadowed by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Bangkok Post

    Bahrain went to the polls Saturday for its first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the vote in the tiny Gulf monarchy. Bahraini protestors hold signs calling for a boycott of the parliamentary elections, during a rally in the Shiite village of Diraz, west of Manama on November 21, 2014 The key US ally remains divided nearly four years after security forces in the Sunni Muslim-ruled kingdom crushed Arab Spring-inspired protests led by majority Shiites.

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  3. Bahrain stages controversial elections amid Shia boycottRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Russia Taday

    As voters streamed to polling stations across Bahrain for parliamentary and municipal elections, the main Shia opposition is expressing its dissatisfaction with the political situation by staging a boycott. Bahrain on Saturday headed to the polls for the first time since the 2011 uprising that pitted the country's Shia majority against the Sunni rulers, a simmering conflict that continues to flicker to life today with periodic outbursts of protests and violence.

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  4. Toyota celebrate as Davidson and Buemi are crowned World ChampionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    Toyota celebrated both success in the FIA World Endurance Drivers' Championship and winning the 6 Hours of Bahrain race today. After a difficult race that saw the no8 Toyota TS040 spend 16 laps in the garage to change an alternator, Anthony Davidson and Sebastien Buemi took the chequered flag in 11th overall to clinch the FIA World Endurance Driver's Championship.

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  5. Dr. Fakhro receives chairperson and members of Pearl, Gold & Jewelry Committee of BCCIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | AME Info

    ... the meeting, Dr. Fakhro confirmed government interest for all the economic and commercial sectors in the Kingdom of Bahrain. He also confirmed that the development and growth of the gold and jewelry sector is a national priority and take an ...

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  6. Kuwait tame Iraq as Enezi scores winnerRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... Jan. 9-31 Asian Cup in Australia, received massive support from their fans at the ground to secure a 0-0 draw with Bahrain and give coach Miroslav Soukup a welcome 49th birthday present. It was the Yemenis first point in the competition since 2007, ...

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  7. Four Seasons Creates Global Buzz with Five New Properties Ushering in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Hospitality Net

    ... fitness facility, complete with 3-D golf simulators and private membership club facilities. Kingdom of Bahrain : Occupying its own private island, Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay will give new meaning to urban paradise when it opens its doors in ...

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  8. The Main Committee to Coordinate and Integrate SME activities held its 19th meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | AME Info

    Industry and Commerce Minister Dr. Hassan Abdulla Fakhro chaired 19th meeting of the Main Committee to Coordinate & Integrate SME Activities in presence of CEO of Injaz Bahrain H.H. Shaikha Hessa bint Khalifa bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Economic Development Board, Bahrain Development Bank, UNIDO, Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bahrain Businessmen's Society, Ebdaa Bank, Bahrain Businesswomen Society, Bahrain small and medium enterprises society, Bahraini Young Entrepreneurs Association, Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Urban Planning, Ministry of Health and a number private sector representatives.

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  9. Silah Gulf appoints Adel Maymoon as Chief Digital OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | AME Info

    ... proven track record in Digital Media, Marketing and PR. Maymoon is an active board member of the Social Media Club - Bahrain Chapter, a jury member for the World Summit Mobile Awards 2014 and member of the Public Affairs Committee at Bahrain Chamber ...

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  10. 12 new properties headline aggressive regional expansion for Rotana.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | 4 Hoteliers

    Rotana, will add 3,360 rooms to its existing 12,607strong room count across the region, with a robust development pipeline headlined by 12 new properties, some of which will open before the year end. President and CEO, Omer Kaddouri , shared Rotana's international expansion plans, spotlighting the company's growing presence in countries like Jordan, Turkey and Bahrain which will soon welcome Rotana's highly-anticipated five-star property ART Rotana.

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  11. Davide Rigon On The Hunt For Another Great Esult At The 6 Hours Of BarhainRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    Being confident of the podiums won in the last two rounds at Fuji and Shanghai, that add to the third place of the beginning of the season at Spa-Francorchamps, Davide Rigon, paired with Calado, is ready to return at the wheel of the Ferrari 458GTE-Pro #71 of AF Corse team, in the seventh and penultimate round of the World Endurance Championship at Sakhir circuit, for the 6 Hours of Bahrain. Once again, Davide will treasure his experience that gained last season, when he ended his first experience in the World Championship with a considerable second place, decisive for winning the Team title for the 8Star Motorsport and the Constructors title for Ferrari.

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  12. CBB's Monthly issue of treasury bills oversubscribedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | AME Info

    ... systems or applications. *Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of application-usage best practices Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the BD30 million monthly issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 184%. The bills, ...

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  13. ReyhanehRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CNN

    ... authorities of attacking Shiaa marking the Ashura procession the foreign Minister made the following statement. "Bahrain has since olden times provided full freedom to all religious sects, both Muslims and non-Muslims, to exercise their rituals ...

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  14. BBK grows further its distribution networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | AME Info

    ... actions to maintain the punctuality and expected work responsibilities and to manage all HR related issues BBK, Bahrain's pioneer in retail and commercial banking, announces the introduction of 2 new offsite ATMs located in Manama Plaza (Mahooz) and ...

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  15. Shipyard Restaurant announces new chef, general managerRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... to the team. Having worked in such positions as chef for the World Cup in Germany, the Grand Prix in Manama Bahrain, the Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island and executive chef for the Sea Dog Brew Pub in Clearwater, Florida, he understands what ...

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  16. Kuwaiti brings 30 bottles imported liquor from Bahrain in carRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... for necessary legal action against him. Interrogations revealed that the suspect had arrived from Kingdom of Bahrain and wanted to smuggle the liquor into the country in order to sell them. Meanwhile, Ahmadi securitymen arrested a Korean expatriate ... 1 comment

  17. BFH supports World Diabetes DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | AME Info

    The Bahrain Financial Harbour has further highlighted its position as a beacon of corporate social responsibility and underscored its commitment to the health and wellbeing of the people of Bahrain, announcing that it will light up its towers in blue on Friday November 14 in support of World Diabetes Day, 2014. The landmark development will light the Manama skyline in blue, aligned with the World Diabetes Day blue circle, the global symbol for diabetes,standing in unity with more than 160 countries around the world that are participating in the campaign held under the theme 'Healthy Eating and Diabetes'. 1 comment

  18. The Porsche Team targets podium finish in BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    Stuttgart. For the seventh and penultimate round of the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship , the Porsche Team is heading to the Kingdom of Bahrain.

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  19. Mideast tries to starve ISIS of cashRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... taking control of oil fields establishing rackets, ransoms everywhere," said Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, Bahrain's foreign minister and the senior official at the meeting in Manama. The scale of the task is daunting but there are signs that the ...

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  20. Dr. Fakhro receives President of Bahrain Accountanta s Associatioa nRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | AME Info

    Industry and Commerce Minister Dr. Hassan Abdulla Fakhro confirmed government support to all national associations especially those tasks and responsibilities intersect with government orientation and objectives noting in this regard the role played by the Bahrain Accountant Association in enhancing trade and economic sector in the Kingdom of Bahrain. This came during a meeting with President of Bahrain Accountants Association Abbas Abdul Mohsin Radhi in presence of assistant undersecretary of Domestic Trade Mr. Hameed Rahma. 2 comments