Bahrain to Open Consulate in Dubai
The Cabinet approved 7 ministerial memorandums during its weekly meeting on Monday (March 1, 2021) which was chaired by the Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister.
Salman bin Hamad Starts his Reign by Dismissing Dozens of "Old Guards" in Cabinet, What's Next?
Three months following the death of late Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman, Salman bin Hamad started his government reign by appointing his team and people close to him
Crown Prince Reiterates Invitation to Netanyahu to Visit Manama
Salman bin Hamad, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, reiterated his call to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to visit Manama.
Crown Prince Conducts First Press Interview after being Appointed as PM
Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, stressed in his first interview with the local press since his appointment as a Prime Minister, on the "importance of expanding the alternative punishments".
U.S. Report on Khashoggi Death Expected to Single out Saudi Crown Prince: Sources
A declassified version of a U.S. intelligence report expected to be released on Thursday finds that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, four U.S. officials familiar with the matter said.
King Hamad Issues 13 Edicts before Leaving for the Emirates
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued on Monday (February 15, 2021) 13 royal decrees before leaving for the Emirates.
Crown Prince Appoints 13 Directors at Prime Minister's Court
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued on (February 15, 2021) Edict (10) appointing the following at the Prime Minister's Court:
How Bahraini PM Can Benefit from His Father and Uncle's Reigns
Bahrain's Crown Prince, Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the prime minister and future king, has two two examples of governance experience he could look up to and benefit from greatly: his father and uncle.
Ahmed bin Atiyatullah's Electronic Army: "Salman's Reign" is Number 1 Target
Sheikh Ahmed bin Atiyatullah Al Khalifa, Minister of Follow-Up in the Royal Court, doesn't get tired or bored doing what exposes his passion for power. For him, a new reality is being shaped, and there is a movement of forces within his family imposed by the death of PM Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, so he must act quickly.
What's the Story behind the Bahrain Electronic Army? Crown Prince's 1st Test as Prime Minister
In 2019, Abdulaziz Matar, an employee at the Cybercrime Department, posted an article on his Twitter page calling for the creation of an electronic army to defend Bahrain. He listed the advantages of this army, its objectives and how it works, pointing out that its soldiers are available and are only waiting for approval to start working.
Bahrain will Enter New Phase after Biden's Victory and Appointment of Crown Prince as PM
Bahrain has entered a new phase that can be described as a double change, one at home and another abroad, with the Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's win in the United States presidency race, death of Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman and the appointment of Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad in his place.
Hamad Al-Maliki Appointed as Prime Minister's Court President, Cabinet Secretary-General
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued on Sunday (November 22) decree 68 of 2020, appointing Hamad bin Faisal Al-Malki as Prime Minister's Court President and Cabinet Secretary-General.
Emirati-Bahraini-Jordanian Summit in Abu Dhabi in Presence of King and Crown Prince
King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and his son, the Prime Minister and Crown Prince, Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, took part in an Emirati-Bahraini-Jordanian summit in Abu Dhabi. The UAE Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan hosted Jordan's King Abdullah II.
King Issues Royal Order Assigning Crown Prince to Chair the Council of Ministers
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued Royal Order 44 of 2020 assigning his son Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander to chair the Council of Ministers.
Did Bahraini Crown Prince Actually Participate in Vaccine Experiments?
Authorities in Bahrain have been, for over a month, desperate to complete a round of clinical experiments on a Chinese coronavirus vaccine. The reluctance of people to participate over fear has thwarted government efforts to reach 6,000 participants, requested by the UAE government.
The Crown Prince's Mask
It is very ironic that the Crown Prince's mask stirs the Bahraini public opinion more than the visit of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, during which Salman bin Hamad promoted McLaren's first mask.
Bahrain Raises Debt Ceiling to 15 Billion Dinars to Finance Public Spending
Bahrain's government has raised its debt ceiling to 15 billion dinars ($39.79 billion) from 13 billion dinars to help finance public spending, the cabinet said Monday, as low oil prices and the coronavirus crisis have dented state revenues.
US Secretary of State Visits Bahrain to Meet Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Bahrain to meet the Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, within a tour in the region that includes Sudan, the Emirates and Israel, a statement issued the US Department of State said.
Bahrain Purchases 20% of Ligue 2 French Club Stakes
"Ligue 2 side Paris FC on Monday announced that the Kingdom of Bahrain was taking a 20% minority stake in the club," a sports website specialized in the French football news reported.
Crown Prince Appoints 15 Directors at 7 Gov't Institutions
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minster, issued edicts appointing 15 directors at 7 government institutions.