Friday 22 August 2014
 
»
Tag
 
»
clamp

Bahrain extends livestock clamp on Ebola-hit countries

Bahrain has extended its ban on livestock imports from Ebola-hit countries to cover all animals of any species, living or dead. The move is part of the government's plan to prevent the severe illness, which has killed more tha

More…

Bahrain tightens controls on prescription drugs

Health authorities have tightened controls on the sale of prescription drugs at Bahrain's main hospital. The new measures come after scores of patients have been caught taking drugs at higher dosages than prescribed to them or medic

More…

New Saudi clamp on energy drinks

Saudi Arabia's cabinet has decided to prohibit advertising and promotion of energy drinks in the kingdom, a Saudi Press Agency report said. The decision was taken following a review of a report submitted by the Minister of Int

More…

New Saudi clamp on energy drinks

Saudi Arabia's cabinet has decided to prohibit advertising and promotion of energy drinks in the kingdom, a Saudi Press Agency report said. The decision was taken following a review of a report submitted by the Minister of Int

More…

Manama churches, clubs face new clamp

Christian churches and expatriate clubs in an area of Manama could face closure following a string of complaints from neighbours. The Manama Municipal Council yesterday ordered government bodies concerned to enforce the law after

More…

Bahrain clamp on fitness drugs

Bahrain is suffering an 'epidemic' of young people using illegal performance enhancing drugs, according to fitness experts. Health officials have confiscated hundreds of shipments of steroids, body enhancing substances and

More…

Saudi clamp: Short-term pain for long-term gain

Saudi Arabia's crackdown on foreign workers has thrown millions of lives into turmoil and caused rioting in big cities, but the economy should benefit in the long run as Saudi nationals fill the gaps and cut their dependence on the state.

More…

Egypt orders Brotherhood arrests; Cairo calm

Egypt's prosecutor ordered the arrest of the Muslim Brotherhood's leader on Thursday, widening a crackdown against the Islamist movement after the army ousted the country's first democratically elected president.  

More…

UAE official denies visit visa clamp

  A top official of UAE's Ministry of Interior has denied press reports about a ban on tourist visa for unskilled workers coming into the country.   Major General Nasser Al Awadi Al Menhali, ass

More…

UAE arrests 10 more in clamp

  At least 10 local Islamists have been arrested in the UAE over the past several days as part of a widening crackdown on dissidents,    activists said on Sunday.  

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads