Transportation Minister: New Air Traffic Control Center
Transportation and Telecommunications Minister Kamal Ahmed announced the launching of a new air traffic control center.
Bahrain Ignores US Warnings on Chinese Huawei and Spying, Grants it Right to Operate G5 Service
Speaking about Ericsson and Huawei companies starting G5 service in Bahrain, Transportation and Telecommunications Minister Kamal Ahmed stressed that Bahrain is not worried about the spying of Chinese Huawei company on telecommunications in Bahrain.
Bahrain to Use Huawei in 5G Rollout despite U.S. Warnings
Bahrain, headquarters of the U.S. Navy's Fifth Fleet, plans to roll out a commercial 5G mobile network by June, partly using Huawei technology despite the United States' concerns the Chinese telecom giant's equipment could be used for spying.
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.
2,173 Bahrainis Applied for Place on Bahrain Space Team- Statement
The National Space Science Agency (NSSA) announced that applications for a place on the Bahrain Space Team reached more than 2,173 applicants.
Transportation Minister Receives US Ambassador
Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed received the United States Ambassador to Bahrain, Justin Hicks Siberell. They discussed ways of strengthening cooperation and benefiting from experiences in both countries in the fields of transportation and communications.
Local Newspaper: Hundreds of Containers Piled at Port after Operating Company’s Website Breach
Bahraini local newspaper Akhbar Al-Khaleej said that hundreds of containers filled with cargo have piled up at port after the website of the operating company (APM Terminals) was hacked.
Transportation Minister: East Sitra Industrial City under Mumtalakat Ownership since 2016
The Minister of Transportation and Telecommunication Kamal Ahmad revealed in his response to a parliamentary question that “the land of East Sitra Industrial City was transferred in 2016 to Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company by the Ministry of Finance.”
Bahrain Imposes 7 BD Fees on Passengers Departing Bahrain Starting March 26
Bahrain has imposed 7 BD fees on passengers departing Bahrain International Airport in the light of tending to impose more fees to confront the financial hardships.