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 2020-06-04 11:04 

Bahrain Mirror

Expatriate Dies in Coronavirus, 500 New Cases Recorded Wednesday...

The Health Ministry announced the 20th death from the Coronavirus. The deceased is a 37-year-old expatriate man who had underlying and chronic health conditions....

 2020-06-04 09:41 

Bahrain Mirror

Pentagon Phasing out Accompanied Tours to Bahrain...

The Pentagon has passed a new resolution barring U.S. military personnel, in countries including Bahrain and Qatar, from taking their families...

 2020-06-04 09:26 

Bahrain Mirror

Friday Prayer Resumption Postponed due to Increase in Coronavirus Cases...

The Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments announced postponing the resumption of the Friday prayers due the increase in Coronavirus cases....

 2020-06-02 15:38 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain: Increase in Coronavirus Infections and Fatalities Raises Doubts over Easing Restrictions...

The authorities in Bahrain made surprising decisions towards easing the restrictions they imposed to face the Coronavirus pandemic. However, the increase in infections and fatalities raises doubts regarding the new approach....

 2020-06-01 10:15 

Bahrain Mirror

King Hamad Pardons 16 Filipinos: Filipino Official...

Sixteen Filipinos detained in Bahrain have been granted royal pardon and will soon return to the country, a Palace official announced Sunday (May 31, 2020)....

 2020-06-01 10:02 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain: 600 cases of COVID-19, 2 Virus-Related Deaths Reported on Sunday...

Bahrain reported two deaths from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Sunday (May 31, 2020), bringing up the death toll to 19....

 2020-05-30 22:09 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Reports Two More COVID-19 Deaths...

Bahrain reported two deaths from the coronavirus (Covid-19) tonight, bringing up the death toll to 17....

 2020-05-30 22:04 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Fiscal Deficit Expected at 12% of GDP in 2020: S&P...

Bahrain's fiscal deficit is seen widening to 12% of GDP this year from 4.6% in 2019, largely due to lower oil prices, S&P Global Ratings said on Saturday....

 2020-05-29 12:54 

Bahrain Mirror

Mumtalakat External Investments Unannounced Losses due to Pandemic...

Bahrain's Mumtalakat has 34% investments abroad, some of which are in sectors that have been extensively affected by the Coronavirus pandemic, however, the company did not disclose the extent of the damage in its investments....

 2020-05-28 10:23 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Needs to Set Oil Price Barrel at 94$ to Achieve Fiscal Balance...

In its latest report on the effects of the Coronavirus epidemic on the economies of the Gulf States, the World Credit Rating Agency Fitch said that Bahrain will need the oil price barrel to be $94 to reach the point of fiscal balance....

 2020-05-27 20:45 

Bahrain Mirror

Sheikh Ali Salman, Prisoners of Conscience are Victims of State that don't Recognize Rights and Freedoms: SALAM...

Salam DHR issued a report entitled...

 2020-05-25 06:47 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Registers 14th Covid-19 Death...

The Health Ministry announced 14th Covid-19 death. The 44-year-old male expatriate had been placed in isolation and received extensive 24-hour treatment from a specialized medical team, the ministry said....

 2020-05-24 22:14 

Bahrain Mirror

Manama Powerless in front of Riyadh's Dominance: Saudi Decision Puts Bahrain's Land Transport Sector on Bankruptcy Brink...

Instances of Saudi bullying against Bahrain are increasing. After it was recently revealed that the Saudi authorities do not allow Bahrain to conduct any surveys in the northern and western Gulf of Bahrain....

 2020-05-23 22:45 

Bahrain Mirror

Sacrifices of Diraz Massacre Martyrs Failed Regime's Objectives in Ending Leadership of Ayatollah Qassim: Sheikh Hussein Al-Daihi...

The Al-Wefaq Deputy S-G said that the massacre committed by the regime 3 years ago in Al-Diraz, which claimed the lives of 5 martyrs, aimed at...

 2020-05-23 22:41 

Bahrain Mirror

Youngest Political Prisoner Released after 8 Years of Prison and Torture...

The Bahraini authorities released on Saturday (May 23, 2020) Ibrahim Al-Moqdad, the youngest political prisoner in Bahrain, after spending 8 years behind bars....

 2020-05-23 01:11 

Bahrain Mirror

NPWJ Broadcasts "Beyond Covid-19: A Nine-Year Lockdown for Bahrain" Webinar...

No Peace Without Justice (NPWJ) broadcasted on Friday (May 22, 2020) on its social media platforms a webinar entitled...

 2020-05-23 01:09 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Ranked 11 across the World in terms of Coronavirus cases with respect to Population...

International sites specialized in following up data on the Coronavirus epidemic have shown that Bahrain ranked 11th across the world in terms of Coronavirus cases with respect to population....

 2020-05-22 14:20 

Bahrain Mirror

On Int'l Quds Day: Our Commitment to Palestinian Cause More Established despite Rush of Normalizers...

The Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society said on the International Quds Day that...

 2020-05-22 14:01 

Bahrain Mirror

Khashoggi Family Forgive Killers, Clearing Way to Legal Reprieve...

The family of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said on Friday that they had forgiven the men who murdered their father, paving the way for a legal reprieve for five defendants sentenced to death for the October 2018 killing....

 2020-05-21 15:19 

Bahrain Mirror

Ayatollah Qassim: The Bahraini People Reject Regime's Surrender, Normalization with Zionists...

Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Ahmed Qassim stressed that the choice of the people of Bahrain is the common resistance along with the whole nation against Israeli aggression, normalization and the so-called deal of the century....

 2020-05-21 02:57 

Bahrain Mirror

Was Al-Shuwaikh Obsequy Dome Demolished or Did it Collapse?...

On Sunday, May 17, 2020, the Dome of Al-Shuwaikh obsequy built in the Bahraini village of Barbar collapsed. Its collapse once again brought to light the religious persecution that the Shiite community in Bahrain suffers from as well as the constant restri...

 2020-05-21 02:12 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Allows Foreign Partner to Engage in BMP-Related Activities...

The Bahraini Cabinet agreed in its session on Monday to allow...

 2020-05-20 15:15 

Bahrain Mirror

Why Doesn't King Release Political Prisoners who Spent their 10th Ramadan Behind Bars?...

Thousands of young Bahrainis have fasted their tenth Ramadan in prison, while the King of Bahrain appeared to take part in the Global Day of Prayer and Fasting to stop the Coronavirus pandemic, which can at any moment infect its political prisons and caus...

 2020-05-19 13:53 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Reduces Flexible Visa Permits by 80% with 3 Months Exemption...

Questions about why tens of thousands of foreign workers are being offered residence remain unanswered. Despite the widespread public pressure to put an end to the problem of the increasing foreign workers in Bahrain, the Labour Market Regulatory Authorit...

 2020-05-18 23:08 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahraini Dissident: Saudi Arabia Angry at Bahrain due to Oil Minister's Statements...

The National Oil and Gas Authority issued a statement in which it denied what the Al-Ayyam newspaper published on the behalf of the Oil's Ministry Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa regarding the oil discovery in the recently discovered block 4 in the Gu...

 2020-05-18 19:23 

Bahrain Mirror

Who's the Bahrain Team Managing Fight against Coronavirus Pandemic? Examples on Chaos in Management...

Is there a team called #Bahrain_Team that manages the Coronavirus pandemic that is burdening the world, or is there multiple teams in the country, each dealing with the pandemic as they please....

 2020-05-16 18:22 

Bahrain Mirror

Rasd Evaluates Performance of Parliament Members in First Legislative Session: Lost in Orbit of Power...

Rasd Centre for Studies and Political Researches launched its first reports evaluate the performance of parliamentarians of the Shura Council and the House of Representatives entitled...

 2020-05-16 16:10 

Bahrain Mirror

Before Speaking about Living Together in Peace, Remember that Regime Burnt all Bridges of Conversation with Opposition: Ibrahim Sarhan...

Marking the International Day of Living Together in Peace, Bahraini legal adviser Ibrahim Sarhan recalled in a series of tweets that...

 2020-05-16 15:33 

Bahrain Mirror

Injustice against Shia in Bahrain is Reality that must End: Yousif Al-Muhafda...

On the International Day of Living Together in Peace, the Vice President of Salam for Democracy and Human Rights Yousif Al-Muhafda said in a tweet that Bahrain's Shiites are living...

 2020-05-16 02:07 

Bahrain Mirror

Death of Bahraini Raises Coronavirus Death Toll to 12...

The Health Ministry announced the death of 67-year-old Bahraini male, a registered active case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) suffering from underlying and chronic health problems....

 2020-05-16 01:56 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Registers 11th COVID-19 Death...

Bahrain has registered another Coronavirus fatality, making it the 11th. The 53-year-old expatriate had underlying and chronic health conditions, the Health Ministry announced....

 2020-05-15 16:16 

Bahrain Mirror

Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim Reiterates Need to Comply with Measures of Combating Coronavirus...

Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim reiterated the need to fully comply with the instructions that stop the spread of the Coronavirus epidemic in the Bahraini society and to cooperate to achieve this goal...

 2020-05-14 20:27 

Bahrain Mirror

33,000 Jobs with Salaries Exceeding BD700 Can be Occupied by Bahrainis in Private Sectors: GFBTU...

The Secretary-General of GFBTU Abdulqadir Al-Shihabi said that Bahrain's private sector has provided more than 33,000 jobs with salaries exceeding 700 BD, however, these jobs were taken by foreigners. Al-Shihab confirmed that these foreigners could be...

 2020-05-14 19:01 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Strengthens Its Presence in World of Spanish Football to Cover up Its HR Violations...

The Spanish El Mundo Newspaper said that the Kingdom of Bahrain, through...

 2020-05-14 11:48 

Bahrain Mirror

Demands for the Government: Start with the Wealthy, Fight Corruption...

Bahrainis have been worried since Saudi Arabia suspended the cost of living allowance and raised the value added tax from 5% to 15%, as they have not yet recovered from the impact of the 5% which already exhausted their low salaries....

 2020-05-14 07:43 

Bahrain Mirror

King Adjourns Second Session of Fifth Legislative Term...

King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued Royal Order 20/2020, adjourning the second session of the fifth Legislative Term of the Shura and Representatives councils, as from Tuesday, May 19....

 2020-05-13 19:06 

Bahrain Mirror

Authorities Summon Heads of Shiites Obsequies and Mosques in Bahrain, Force them to Sign Pledges...

Bahrain witnessed a vast a campaign against the heads of obsequies on the first night of the martyrdom of Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib....

 2020-05-13 18:47 

Bahrain Mirror

Saudi Arabia to Enforce Nationwide 24-hour Curfew for Eid Holiday...

Saudi Arabia will enforce a countrywide 24-hour curfew during the five-day Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday later this month to help stem the spread of the coronavirus, the interior ministry said on Tuesday....

 2020-05-13 13:36 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Working on Legalizing Papers of Over 40,000 Illegal Bangladeshi Migrants amid COVID-19 Crisis...

Over 40,000 undocumented Bangladeshi migrants have been in the process of being legalized in Bahrain under its ongoing general amnesty that began since early this month amid COVID-19 crisis, the Bangladeshi New Age website reported....

 2020-05-12 15:43 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Registers 9th COVID-19 Death...

The Health Ministry announced the death of 80-year-old Bahraini male, a registered active case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) suffering from underlying and chronic health problems....

 2020-05-12 15:24 

Bahrain Mirror

Ministry of Health Expands Capacity of COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine Centers...

Minister of Health, Faeqa Al-Saleh, announced that the ministry has expanded the capacity of its isolation and quarantine treatment centers across the Kingdom....

 2020-05-12 15:11 

Bahrain Mirror

Editorial: For Decision-Makers in Bahrain, Don't Rush to Empty Pockets of the Poor...

The Coronavirus pandemic and collapse of oil prices have had major effects on Bahrain's finances, but what is not acceptable is that the government compensates for its losses by taking from the citizens' pockets as Saudi Arabia has done....

 2020-05-12 01:58 

Bahrain Mirror

Al-Wefaq: Preventing "Normalization in the Gulf" Symposium Contradicts Local Legislations, Promotes Normalization with Enemy...

Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society considered preventing the broadcast of a symposium against the Zionist enemy by the Ministry of Labor and Social Development an act in contradiction with the Bahraini Constitution and local laws. It said that this step is...

 2020-05-12 01:37 

Bahrain Mirror

With Dangerous Numbers Recorded, Bahrain Needs New Fiscal Balance Plan...

Recent developments have severely damaged the government's fiscal balance program in partnership with three Gulf supporters. It seems that Bahrain needs to prepare a new program to rebalance the country's finances....

 2020-05-11 03:53 

Bahrain Mirror

Saudi Arabia to Raise VAT, Suspend Cost of Living Allowance...

The Saudi Minister of Finance and Acting Minister of Economy and Planning, Mohammad Al-Jadaan, announced on Monday (May 11, 2020) that the Kingdom has taken a number of measures to mitigate the negative effects of the Coronavirus pandemic, including suspe...

 2020-05-11 02:28 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahraini Society Against Normalization Regrets Authorities Canceling of Seminar Reflecting Gulf Street Opinion...

The Bahraini Society Against Normalization with Zionist Enemy expressed its deep regret regarding canceling a seminar that reflects the opinion of Gulf street, stressing that these decision are in contradiction with the constitution and harms the Bahraini...

 2020-05-10 18:12 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahraini Transfers COVID-19 to 16 of His Family Members due to Non-Compliance with Precautionary Guidelines...

The ministry revealed that it has registered 16 active cases of the Coronavirus among a single Bahraini family, including parents, siblings and infants, who were exposed to the virus by one of their family members (case no. 2930 under the contact tracing ...

 2020-05-10 15:46 

Bahrain Mirror

Why Bahrain Should Start Urgent Political Reform...

No more time can be wasted, as the whole world is moaning under the weight of the next economic recession caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. The wealthiest countries in the Gulf are beginning to recalculate and balance their budgets, including Saudi Arab...

 2020-05-10 03:27 

Bahrain Mirror

Bahrain Exceeds Capacity of Isolation and Treatment Centers after Discovering 330 COVID-19 Cases in 1 Day...

Bahrain has recorded the highest number of Coronavirus cases in one day. 330 COVID-19 cases and 27 recoveries were recorded in Bahrain in one day only, the Ministry of Health's data revealed. The cases were detected after 6,587 tests were conducted du...

 2020-05-10 02:25 

Bahrain Mirror

Al-Wefaq: The Priority at this Stage is to Face Coronavirus...

The Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society said in a statement it issued on Saturday (May 9, 2020)...

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