Bahrain continues to be the freest economy in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, according to the 2015 Index of Economic Freedom, released by the Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal.
With an overall score
US Freedom Capital, a leading investment and investment banking firm, has opened its representative office in Dubai, UAE recently.
By expanding operations to Dubai, the company aims to increase its ability to offer world-class imm
Bahrain has set a model in respecting Press and media freedoms in compliance with the constitution and international media and human rights conventions.
An official Information Affairs Authority (IAA) source affirmed the kingdom
The UAE and Bahrain are the most economically free nations in the Arab world, according to international think tank Fraser Institute’s annual report on Economic Freedom of the Arab World for 2013.
On a global scale, th
They enjoy scholarships, secure jobs and generous salaries at a time when so many young people around the world have dim prospects and are underemployed. So why are thousands of young Kuwaitis so dissatisfied?
The answer, for Abdu
US interests sometimes clash with its support for democracy in the Middle East, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton acknowledged on Monday, but she said democratic freedoms were the best guarantee of stability in the long run.
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Media establishments' adherence to neutrality and objectivity in covering events is the best way to earn respect among their audience, Bahrain Information Affairs Authority (IAA) president Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa asserted.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will unveil a new US push for global Internet freedoms on Tuesday, citing Internet-fired protests in Egypt and Iran as examples of how new technologies can spark political transformation.
Millions of south Sudanese started voting on Sunday in a long-awaited independence referendum that is expected see their war-ravaged region emerge as a new nation.
South Sudan's president Salva Kiir cast the first vote in the region just a