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
An e-link system between Bahraini and Saudi customs at the strategic artery bonding the two neighbouring countries to facilitate traffic on either side has been launched.
Westin and Le Meridien brands make their debut in Bahrain -9/4/2014
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc.
Biometric enrolment mandatory for Bahrain-Saudi visa applicants -19/3/2014
A new biometric enrolment for visa applicants travelling from Bahrain to Saudi Arabia has been now made mandatory.
Oldest market in Bahrain to get BD6million facelift -12/2/2014
One of the oldest markets in Bahrain is likely to get BD6million facelift, and the traders will be moved to a temporary location in June.
Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix 2014 countdown begins -5/2/2014
The countdown for the 2014 Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix has begun, following the recent press conference by Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) and Gulf Air.
New law to regulate rentals and disputes -5/2/2014
Bahrain is all set to consider a draft law that regulate rentals and settles disputes at a quicker pace, between landlords and tenants in the Kingdom.
Mega industrial fair continues to attract top international firms -5/2/2014
The on-going mega industrial fair, namely the Gulf Industry Fair 2014, is sufficient proof that Bahrain is drawing top international firms, despite challenges, the Bahrain Premier said.
New Electronic System launched to assess construction materials -29/1/2014
The Ministry of Works in Bahrain has launched a new electronic system eMAS to evaluate construction products and materials.
Bahrain to join unified tourist visa system shortly -29/1/2014
Bahrain is all set to join the unified tourist visa system, following the footsteps of its neighbours Qatar, Oman and Dubai.
Bahrain International Airshow 2014 boosts hospitality sector -22/1/2014
The third edition of Bahrain International Airshow, which was recently held at the Sakhir Air Base in Bahrain, has been of much benefit to the hospitality industry, with all of Bahrains five-star hotels having reported occupancy rate of more than 95 percent during the three-day event.
Thousands flock to the 25th Autumn Fair -22/1/2014
Thousands flocked to the opening of one of the largest consumer exhibitions in Bahrain yesterday, held at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Work on Bahrain-Saudi causeway link meets further delay -22/1/2014
Bahrain delayed causeway link with Saudi Arabia, forming part of the $15.
New e-Government Service introduced to boost government-public interaction -15/1/2014
The Crown Prince of Bahrain, Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, has requested all government bodies to use the new e-complaints and suggestion system (Tawasul), to improve governmental performance and transparency.
Largest annual consumer fair to open to public on 21st January -15/1/2014
The nine-day Autumn Fair 2014, which is the largest and most popular annual consumer products exhibition in Bahrain, will open at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre on 21st January.
Bahrain International Airshow to kick-start on 16th January -15/1/2014
The Bahrain International Airshow will be held from 16th to 18th January 2014, and will host a series of activities at the Sakhir Airbase.
Work on BD20mn theme park to begin next month -15/1/2014
Work on BD20mn theme park which includes Bahrains first full-size ice arena and indoor ski slope is likely to kick-start next month in Bahrain.
Bahrain is ready for GCC union -18/12/2013
Bahrain King, Hamad Bin Eisa Al Khalifa, said he was looking forward to hold the special GCC Summit to announce the Gulf Union.
Gulf Air introduces new flight route to Trivandrum International Airport -18/12/2013
Leading Bahrain national carrier, Gulf Air, has launched a new route to Trivandrum International Airport, and the occasion was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at Trivandrum International Airport, in the presence of senior management team of Gulf Air, and officials and passengers.
Bahrain ranks most developed Islamic Finance country -4/12/2013
Bahrain has been considered as the second most developed Islamic Finance Country in the world.
New complex to come up in Muharraq -4/12/2013
A construction contract for building a new complex in Muharraq has been signed between the Bahrain-based AA Bin Hindi Group and Almoayyed Contracting.