Welcome to Online Bahrain Guide
Bahrain, comprises a group of thirty three islands, located within an area of 707 Sq.Kms., and is situated at the Arabian Gulf, away from the east coast of Saudi Arabia. Bahrein is now, a modern developed country with widely available tourist facilities.
Major Tourist Attractions
Bahrain is the fashionable area of the Arab world, comprising most modern restaurants, nightlife and modern restaurants in its capital city, Manama. The interesting point of Bahrain is the combination of traditional and modern lifestyle that continues in close proximity with towering modern constructions fighting for real estate right beside more traditional dwellings and historical sites. Read More
Bahrain Fort: The site is believed to have been constructed around 2800 BC, and is subsequently overlaid by various fortified settlements. The last was built during the 16th century to defend recent acquisition of Portugal. The Bahrain Fort is also known as the Protuguese Fort, due to this reason. Read More
Certain areas of Manama will be set aside for single male expats, as per new proposal by the Capital Trustees Board, which replaced Manama Municipal Council last year.
Government to introduce new tenancy registration procedures -29/1/2015
The government of Bahrain is likely to introduce fresh obligatory tenancy registration procedures early next month.
Development of Manama Souq into main tourist attraction still uncertain -21/1/2015
Manama Souq, which was earlier ear-marked to be one of the main tourist attraction in Bahrain for the year 2015, in a bid to promote family tourism this year, is now under disbandment of culture ministry.
The Autumn Fair 2015 unveiled -21/1/2015
The biggest annual consumer products show in Bahrain, The Autumn Fair 2015 will open today at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Main post office in Bahrain to be relocated from Muharraq to Hidd -21/1/2015
The main post office in Muharraq will be relocated to a site adjacent to Shaikh Khalifa Port in Hidd.
Gulf Industry Fair to be unveiled on 3rd February in Bahrain -15/1/2015
To be held under the patronage of HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salmany al Khalifa, the Gulf Industry Fair will be held from 3rd to 5th February 2015.
Bahrain health ministry to launch new healthcare initiative -15/1/2015
The Health Ministry in Bahrain has organized a new initiative to remove the burden of healthcare on Bahrain economy.
Salmaniya Water Park to undergo major revamp -15/1/2015
Salmaniya Water Park (Salmaniya Water Garden) in Bahrain will undergo a major revamp and will soon grow to be an ideal place for all recreational activities, if all goes as planned.
New private sector healthcare scheme for expats launched -7/1/2015
A new healthcare scheme for private sector foreign employees has been launched in Bahrain.
Bahrain works on building a centre for the disabled -7/1/2015
A centre which is dedicated to disabled people will be unveiled at A Ali, Bahrain, with Kuwaiti Economic Development Fund financing the same.
Bahrain Premier launches blueprint of new growth plan -7/1/2015
A brief four-year growth plan has been unveiled by Bahrain Premier yesterday, which outlines government action for sustained growth, security, justice, equality and citizen welfare in Bahrain.
The Autumn Fair 2015 to be unveiled on 21st January 2015 -24/12/2014
One of the largest and most popular annual consumer products exhibitions in Bahrain, namely, The Autumn Fair, will be held from 21st to 29th January 2015 at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, under the patronage of Bahrain Ministry of Industry and Commerce.
Bahrain to invest more than BD19mn on major infrastructure projects -24/12/2014
Millions of dinars will be spent on road improvements across Bahrain next year, said Essam Khalaf, the Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Minister.
More health facilities in Bahrain over the next two years -24/12/2014
Plans are underway to establish two or more health centres in Muharraq, costing a total of BD8million.
Ezil Avenue road revamp project begins -17/12/2014
The Director of Roads Projects and Maintenance Directorate at the Ministry of Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning, Raed Mohammed Al-Salah revealed that the Ezil Avenue Revamp Project was awarded to Hajji Hassan Group at a cost of BD398,120.
National Day celebrations held across Bahrain -17/12/2014
Events were held across the country to celebrate both 43rd National Day of Bahrain and the 15th anniversary of His Majesty King Hamads accession to the throne.
Bahrain retail sector undergoes major expansion -17/12/2014
The development of middle and lower income housing units in outskirts of Bahrain is a relief to those looking for a home to purchase.
Manama named as Global City of Future -10/12/2014
Manama has been named as one of the top 10 Global City of the Future by FDI Intelligence division of the Financial Times.
Multimillion dinar medical city to come up in Southern Governorate -10/12/2014
A multimillion-dinar medical city, namely, The King Abdullah Medical City is due to be built in the Southern Governorate of Bahrain.
Third phase of Wahat Al Muharraq development project to be ready by June -10/12/2014
Manara Development, the leading Bahrain-based company, has announced completion of 50 percent of construction work on the third phase of Wahat Al Muharraq development project.