SIM chip registration ensures consumer protection: TRA
November 20, 2017

Bahrain's Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) said that it was continuing its efforts to ensure consumers can safely use their telecoms services.
The latest measure taken by the TRA began on July 12 with the introduction of a regulation which requires operators to introduce a secure way to verify identities of SIM card holders.
'It has been determined in the past that a high number of individuals have been taken advantage of because of a security gap when consumers take on SIM enabled services,"...

Bahrain Franchise & Dine Expo hailed as great success
November 20, 2017

The Founder of the Best Franchisee of the World (BFW), said there were serious plans to organise the next BFW Awards in Bahrain next year.
“I am pleased to see Bahrain take its first steps towards growing and expanding in the world of franchising and hope to plan and organise the next BFW Awards in partnership with Quick Media Solutions in Bahrain next year,” Manuel Vescovi said.
“Next year, we want to organise the world final in Madrid, while currently, we have serious plans for Bahrain. The number"...

C5 Accelerate hosts Industry, Commerce, Tourism Minister
November 20, 2017

C5 Accelerate, in partnership with Tamkeen, has hosted Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Zayed Al-Zayani for a chat with the startup community as part of its efforts to strengthen communication and cooperation between policy makers and the startup community in Bahrain.
The minister discussed at the “C5's Policy Hack” event the future direction of Bahrain’s economy and the importance of supporting and fostering small and medium enterprises (SME's) to create a diversified private sector"...

BACA, DHL Express discuss cooperation
November 20, 2017

President of Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities, Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa, today discussed with CEO Nour Suliman of DHL Express for Middle East and North Africa boosting cooperation in the interest of enhancing Bahrain’s cultural movement.

The meeting highlighted the significance of upgrading the cultural infrastructure as Bahrain is a leading regional and global cultural center.

Under the cooperation programme, the DHL Express will provide support for the"...

UNCITRAL regional office to open in Bahrain
November 20, 2017

The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) will open a regional office in Bahrain as a gateway to cover the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. ‘The planned regional office will be the second of its kind as the first was opened in Seoul, South Korea', said Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR-AAA) Chief Executive Officer Professor Nassib G. Ziadé. He made the statement on the sidelines of the 4th International Conference for a Euro-Mediterranean Community of International"...

Aster Clinic holds Diet Exhibition for Diabetics
November 20, 2017

To commemorate the World Diabetes Day which was on November 14, 2017, Aster Clinic organized Diet Exhibition for Diabetics at Gudaibiya branch yesterday

Dr. Mariam Al Hajeri, Vice President, Bahrain Diabetes Society who also holds the portfolio of Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health, Ministry of Health, inaugurated the exhibition. She said this year the focus is on Women and Diabetes. According to her 1 out of 6 to 7 pregnant woman suffers from"...