Bahraini MPs are studying a proposal to introduce tougher punishments against rapists, including life sentences.
Members of parliament's legislative and legal affairs committee met yesterday (May 27) to discuss the amendment t
Many businesses and high net worth individuals in Bahrain choose to set up branches or invest in nearby Qatar, taking advantage of the wealth of opportunities that the high GDP country has to offer.
Qatar has streamlined its regul
A new government-drafted law on arbitration by Bahrain's parliament is the latest in a series of positive indicators that show the growth in the popularity of arbitration as a means of resolving commercial disputes in the GCC, an expert has
New governmental real estate laws are vital in ensuring a sustainable property market in Abu Dhabi, say 61 per cent of industry experts at the Cityscape Abu Dhabi.
With property expert JLL revealing in its latest quarterly report
Qatar has passed a new law that will enable a business licence to be issues the same day it is applied on, helping to attract more foreign investment, according to a report.
The law, which will be implemented after being published
Bahrain’s Premier has ordered a crackdown on drivers who are still flouting the new traffic law.
This came as His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa chaired the weekly Cabinet session at Gudai
A campaign to defend the rights of women in Bahrain was launched yesterday (March 2) in Geneva, Switzerland.
Spearheaded by the Bahrain Human Rights Watch Society (BHRWS), the 'Yes for Jaafari Family Law' drive aims to of
A law governing the standards and specifications of consumer goods entering Bahrain could be introduced.
The bill, put forward by the Industry and Commerce Ministry, would give the minister right of approval over the sale of comme
Abu Dhabi City Municipality has announced that it will strictly enforce a local law regulating satellite dishes from March 1.
The public have been urged to comply with the law which bans the installation of more than four dishes o
Bahrain's Rent Disputes Resolution Committee has urged the government to implement a new property lease law to help boost the country's real estate investment and also protect the rights of both the landlords and tenants, said a report.