UAE’s Etihad Airways, in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Water (MOEW), hosted two days of workshops this week to discuss the growing threat of illegal wildlife smuggling.
The workshops, focused on potentia
Car washers, fish sellers and general street vendors have been rounded up by police in the Southern Governorate in Bahrain as part of a crackdown on illegal migrant labourers. Southern Governorate liaison officer Major Fahad Ali Khalifa announ
Around 2,000 foreigners who have been working illegally in Bahrain have left without facing any penalties, as part of a general amnesty. Another 8,000 expatriates have legalised their status by finding new employers in the last two months, acc
Expatriates working illegally in Bahrain have been warned against exploiting a general amnesty that allows them to return home without facing any penalties.
Foreign diplomats told the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister pub
Illegal drugs such as cannabis and ecstasy are being openly sold online in Bahrain, an expert has warned.
Psychiatrist and addiction therapist Dr Sharifa Swar told the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication,
Concerns that cash could be used to finance extremists have prompted calls for a clampdown on illegal fundraising in Bahrain.
It follows last week’s move by the Saudi Interior Ministry to caution people against handing over
Hundreds of illegal foreign residents flocked to their embassies in Bahrain yesterday (July 1) on the first day of a six-month amnesty, which allows them to return home without facing penalties.
Diplomats at the Bangladeshi, Phili
Awareness campaigns are being launched in Bahrain to ensure illegal residents know they will not be arrested if they take advantage of a nationwide amnesty that starts tomorrow (July 1).
The six-month amnesty is intended to encour
Bahrain is cracking down hard on illegal taxi drivers.
General Director of Traffic Shaikh Nasser bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa said that in March, April and May 64 Asians, Bahrainis and Gulf nationals who run illegal taxis were arres
Authorities have pledged to crack down on illegal trading of endangered animals and exotic birds in Bahrain.
The Supreme Council for Environment (SCE) is drafting a mechanism to curb the smuggling of protected species into Bahrain