On his 70th Birthday: King of Bahrain’s Not Fine
On the 70th birthday of the King of Bahrain which falls on January 28, the Bahraini ambassador to the UK Sheikh Fawaz Al Khalifa insisted on congratulating him by captioning a photo of the king on a horse, wearing a military uniform filled with badges, with verses from a poem.
Bahrain Crown Prince speaks with U.S. Defense Secretary: BNA
Bahrain’s Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa discussed by phone on Monday with U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper the importance of maintaining regional security and stability, state news agency BNA reported.
Crown Prince Issues Circular on National Days Holidays
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued a circular on the holidays of the National Day.
Crown Prince Presides Cabinet Meeting amid News on Khalifa bin Salman's Health Deterioration
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa once again presided over the Cabinet session on Monday (November 11, 2019), Bahrain News Agency reported.
Khalifa bin Salman Once Again Misses Cabinet Meeting
Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa continued not to show up to head Cabinet meetings. Meanwhile, Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa presided over the session.
Crown Prince: 5 Gov't Entities, 2 Sports Clubs Referred to Prosecution over NAO Violations
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa said that 7 entities were referred to the Public Prosecution over violations mentioned in the National Audit Office (NAO) report for 2019.
Khalifa bin Salman Absent from Cabinet Meeting, Crown Prince Presides over Session
Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa again missed the regular Cabinet meeting held every Monday.
US, Bahrain Discuss Security Issues amid Iran Tensions
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper and Bahrain Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa discussed Tuesday issues of mutual security concern, the Pentagon said amid heightened tensions in the region concerning Iran.
Trump Hosts Bahraini Crown Prince Next Week at White House
The Associated Press said that the US President Donald Trump will host the Bahraini Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa next week in the White House. Iran and security in the Persian Gulf will be key topics of discussion.
Crown Prince Appoints Directors in Ministry of Industry and Civil Service Bureau
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued edicts appointing directors in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism and the Civil Service Bureau.
Crown Prince Appoints Directors at iGA, LMRA
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued two edicts for 2019 appointing directors at the Information and e-Government Authority (iGA) and the Labor Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA).
Crown Prince Appoints Directors at "Culture and Antiquities" and "Youth and Sports Affairs Ministry"
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued two edicts for 2019 appointing directors at the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities and at the Youth and Sports Affairs Ministry.
Crown Prince Restructures Economic Development Board
The Crown Prince issued edict restructuring the Economic Development (EDB) board of directors.
7 Tourism Officials Suspended after Submitting Letter to Crown Prince on Al-Zayani Abuses
The Civil Service Council suspended 7 officials in the tourism sector after they submitted a letter to Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa on administrative abuses carried out by Minister of Industry, Trade and Tourism Zayed Al-Zayani.
NAO Starts Investigation Electricity Billing Mechanism
The National Audit Office started establishing a working group to implement the order of Crown Prince, Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, which directed to investigate the electricity and water bills of all citizens.
Crown Prince Directs NAO to Investigate Electricity and Water Billing Mechanisms
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa directed the NAO to investigate the electricity and water bills of Bahraini citizens at their primary residence (single account), as well as individuals and establishments, in order to ensure that there are no technical and procedural deficiencies in the water and electricity billing mechanisms.
Crown Prince Appoints Directors at Ministries of Interior and Works, Public Prosecution
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued 3 edicts for the year 2019 appointing directors at the Ministries of Interior and works and public prosecution
Bahrainis and the Shaikh’s Dog
Trying to avoid angering the Shaikhs of the ruling family in Bahrain has become as difficult as walking in a minefield; every time you take a step, you may trigger a mine that would blow up in your face leading to the punishment that you’ll get for irritating a Shaikh.
Despite Khalifa bin Salman's Return to Bahrain, Crown Prince Heads Cabinet Meeting
Although the Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman returned to Bahrain after a vacation he spent in Thailand, the Crown Prince and First Deputy Prime Minister, Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, chaired the weekly Cabinet meeting at Gudaibiya Palace.
Crown Prince Orders Formation of Committee to Investigate Complaint of Officials against Minister Al-Zayyani
Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa ordered the formation of an investigation committee headed by Interior Minister Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa to investigate a circulated letter signed by a number of officials in the tourism ministry against Minister Zayed Al-Zayyani.