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Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications Bahrain

After Bahrain suspended flights from Dubai and Sharjah, UAE for 48 hours, the Civil Aviation Affairs announced the suspension of all flights to and from Iraq and Lebanon until further notice. This was announced on February 27 and was to take effect immediately. The suspension of flights is due to the COVID-19 outbreak where the [...]

bahrain new cases covid19

Bahrain now has a total of 33 cases of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) reported the country according an Bahrain News Agency. The first reported case was announced by the Ministry of Health in the morning of February 24, 2020 and the patient was isolated and is receiving treatment. Also Read: Bahrain announces suspension of all flights from Dubai [...]

Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications Bahrain

Following the announcement of the coronavirus COVID-19 cases in Bahrain, the Civil Aviation Affairs has announced that all flights arriving from Dubai International Airport and Sharjah International Airport have been suspended  for 48 hours. This directive was to be put into action immediately. Below is the Tweet from Bahrain News Agency concerning the announcement of flight [...]

covid19 bahrain

Two cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus have been reported in the Kingdom of Bahrain on a single day. The first reported case was announced by the Ministry of Health in the morning of February 24, 2020 and the patient was isolated and is receiving treatment. On the night of the same day, another person was reported [...]

How to Report Trafficking Cases in Bahrain

There are thousands of foreign workers living in Bahrain, and just like in other countries, they are vulnerable to exploitation and trafficking. Fortunately, most embassies or diplomatic missions provide help in such cases. The Philippine Embassy, for instance, urges overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the Kingdom to report cases of human trafficking. In addition, the [...]

Movenpick Hotel Bahrain

Visiting Bahrain is one of the most exciting experiences you will ever have if you’re planning to explore the Middle East. If you have booked your airline ticket and will soon fly to Bahrain, you have to be mindful of your whole trip. The first thing you should take care of is your accommodation as [...]

5 Rules on Smoking in the Kingdom of Bahrain

Among the do’s and don’ts in Bahrain are rules on smoking and tobacco products. In 2009, the Kingdom introduced strict laws that were ratified by His Majesty King Hamad Bin Eisa Al Khalifah. ALSO READ: List of Supermarkets in Manama, Bahrain The laws include the prohibition of smoking in indoor public places, in private cars with the [...]

How to Sponsor Your Family in Bahrain

Whether you’re new to working in Bahrain or have been residing here for quite a while, most likely the thought of bringing your family has crossed your mind. After all, who wouldn’t want to have his/her spouse, children, and parents living closely in the same house? ALSO READ: How to Check Your Work & Legal Status in [...]

philippine embassy bahrain advisory

To all Filipinos in the Bahrain, please be informed of this public advisory released by the Philippine Embassy in Bahrain regarding the recent developments. The PH government assures Pinoys that they are prepared to repatriate any Filipino who may be affected by the ongoing crisis. Note: There is no reason for us to panic, but [...]

15 Tips to Save Water (& Reduce Your Bill) in Bahrain

We’ve already shared about how you can apply for electricity and water services in Bahrain. For today, we’d like to take things a step further by discussing ways to conserve water usage, and ultimately reduce your water bill. Sounds great, right? Well, let’s get down to it! ALSO READ: Emergency Numbers & Hotlines in Bahrain Just like [...]