Gov't Law to Allow Foreigners to Enter, Leave Bahrain by ID Card
The Foreign Affairs, Defense and National Security Committee is studying a bill referred by the government, which includes introducing and preparing the facilitation of the movement of foreigners residing in Bahrain, whether by identity card or any other means that may arise in the future.
Bahrain Ends Mandatory Self-Isolation for all Arrivals
Bahrain announced on Wednesday it would end a protocol that required all those arriving in the country to self-isolate at home for 10 days regardless of the outcome of testing, its health ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.
No News Reported about Bahraini Cleric since His Arrival to Bahrain Int'l Airport
No news have been reported about cleric Sheikh Hamed Ashour since his arrival to Bahrain International Airport, from Qom, before more than 8 hours.
Bahraini Youth Arrested upon his Arrival to Bahrain Int'l Airport
"Rasd", a network specialized in security movements, raids and arrests, said that the Bahraini authorities arrested Abdulhussein Al-Jishi upon his arrival to the country.
Flights between Egypt and Bahrain to Resume within Days
Bahrain will resume its flights with the Arab Republic of Egypt within few days, after putting all preventive measures to prevent the outbreak of the Coronavirus, the local Al-Bilad newspaper reported.
Gulf Air violated Int'l Travel Charts by Refusing to Return Bahrainis even though they had met All Conditions
Oman Airports said in a statement that the Gulf Air violated international travel regulations after it rejected to return stranded Bahrainis despite meeting all the conditions.
Bahrain Suspends all Flights from Dubai, Sharjah for 48 hours
The Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) in the Kingdom of Bahrain has announced the suspension of all flights arriving from Dubai International Airport and Sharjah International Airport for a period of 48 hours, effective immediately.
Bahrain Announces Total Ban on All Travelers who have Visited China within 14 Days
Rashid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Nationality, Passports and Residence Affairs at the Ministry of Interior, announced that the ministry, in coordination with the Ministry of Health, has activated several procedures related to arrivals to the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Bahrain Airport Company Starts Screening Passengers to Detect Corona Virus
Bahrain Airport Company started checking all passengers arriving at Bahrain International Airport a precaution to detect the coronavirus present in China.
Health Ministry Coordinating with Bahrain Airport, Started Pre-emptive Measures after Outbreak of Coronavirus in China
Bahrain's health ministry is coordinating with the country's main airport to start pre-emptive measures after the outbreak of the new coronavirus in China, state media reported on Wednesday.
Bahrain Airport Company's Advisor Receives 500BD for Every Meeting he Attends
National Audit Office report stated that Bahrain Airport Company gives 500 dinars for the company's advisor per meeting, in addition to his salary.
Transportation Minister: New Air Traffic Control Center
Transportation and Telecommunications Minister Kamal Ahmed announced the launching of a new air traffic control center.
Asian with travel Ban Arrested for Offering Bribe for Employee to Allow Him Leave Country
Director-General of Anti-corruption and Economic and Electronic Security announced the arrest of an Asian, 58, with travel ban for offering a bribe for a public employee to allow him to leave the kingdom.
Former MP Osama Al-Tamimi Banned from Leaving Bahrain to Receive Treatment: HR Activist
Human rights activist Ibtisam Al-Saegh said that the Bahraini security authorities prevented on Friday (August 16, 2019) former MP Osama Al-Tamimi from leaving the country to receive treatment.
Bahrain Int'l Airport Runway Opened after One Hour of Closure due to Oil Leakage from Plane
The Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications announced the closure of Bahrain airport runway for air safety reasons for about an hour on Tuesday (August 13, 2019) night, due to an oil leak from a plane. A number of flights were diverted to Dammam Airport as a result.
Traveler Compensated BD2000 after her Reservation was Canceled
Four years following the date of her flight to attend a wedding in Sudan, the High Appeals Civilian Court ordered a traveling company to compensate a traveler 2000 BD, because the company canceled her seat on the grounds that the number is complete, despite the confirmation of the reservation on the company's website.
234,000 BD Bid for Providing Plastic Bags for Travelers on Gulf Air Flights
The tenders and bids board opened two bids for Gulf Air, the first of which is to finance the sale and re-lease of 4 (B787-9) aircraft. 8 bids were proposed without disclosing the value of any of them.
Turkish Nationals Tried for Attempting to Travel from Bahrain to Britain with Forged Passports
The first high criminal court decided to adjourn the case of two Turkish nationals accused of attempting to travel through Bahrain International Airport to Britain with forged passports and visas until July 9 to hear the statements of two Bahrain airport employees on the incident.
Bahrain Bans Boeing 737 MAX in its Airspace
Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications Kamal Ahmed said that Bahrain decided to bar Boeing 737 MAX from using Bahrain International Airport or flying in the Kingdom's airspace.
Bahrain Metro to Cost between $1 and 2 Billion, Local Newspaper
The preliminary feasibility study for Bahrain Metro has been completed and a new bids have been submitted through the Tender Board to allow the participation of Bahraini and foreign specialized consultancy offices in the tender for a final feasibility study, reported local Bahraini Al-Ayyam newspaper.