Pakistani Ambassador honours ATF Bahrain Tennis winners

LAHORE: The Ambassador of Pakistan honours Rizwan brothers, winners of Asian Tennis Federation (ATF) Bahrain Tennis Championship 2021. The rising tennis star players in Pakistan Hussnain Ali, Haider Ali and Hamza Ali concluded the Bahrain tour 2021 with earning 2

Peaceful Afghanistan critical for Pakistan: FM Qureshi tells Bahraini counterpart

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that a peaceful and stable Afghanistan is of critical importance for Pakistan and the region. In a telephonic conversation with Foreign Minister of Bahrain Dr Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, he called

US to host event marking anniversary of Israel-Arab deals

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will host a virtual meeting on Friday with his counterparts from Israel, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Morocco to mark the first anniversary of normalisation agreements between the Arab countries and Israel.

Israel appoints first ambassador to Bahrain

MANAMA: Israel has named its first ambassador to Bahrain after normalising relations with the Gulf Arab state a year ago. Ambassador Eitan Na’eh had for eight months served as temporary head of mission at the Israeli embassy in the United

Bahrain appoints first ambassador to Israel

MANAMA: Bahrain has appointed its first ambassador to Israel ahead of the Gulf state’s opening of its embassy in coming weeks. Bahraini diplomat Khaled Al Jalahma will head the diplomatic mission in Israel. He was the director the operations in

Gen Bajwa discusses Afghan peace process with Bahrain’s leaders

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa arrived in Bahrain where he held meetings with military leaders and discussed issues of mutual interest and regional security situation. According to Inter-Services Public Relations, the army chief held one-on-one meetings

Army Chief meets Crown Prince Salman bin Hammad in Bahrain

RAWALPINDI: Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa’s visit to Bahrain, meeting with the Crown Prince of Bahrain, Deputy Supreme Commander, Prime Minister Shehzad Salman bin Hammad and senior political and military leadership, agreed to enhance bilateral cooperation. According to ISPR,

FM Qureshi appreciates easing of Qatar crisis at GCC Summit

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi held telephonic conversations with his Saudi, Qatari and Bahraini counterparts and welcomed the easing of the Gulf crisis over Qatar. Qureshi received a telephone call from Foreign Minister of Bahrain Dr Abdullatif bin Rashid

980,000 Pakistanis sent abroad for employment in last two years: SAPM Bukhari

KARACHI: Around 980,000 Pakistanis have been sent abroad for employment in the last two years by the incumbent government. The was stated by Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Syed Zulfikar Abbas Bukhari.

Bahrain, Israel concur to open embassies soon

JERUSALEM: Israel and Bahrain will open embassies soon, as the two countries look to broaden cooperation that Washington has promoted as an anti-Iran alliance and potential economic bonanza. On a first official visit by Bahraini officials to Israel, the Gulf

PM Imran Khan condoles passing of Bahrain’s prime minister

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed his condolences over the passing of Bahrain’s long-time prime minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa In a statement, the prime minister said he was a man of great vision, profound integrity and

First commercial passenger flight from UAE lands in Israel

TEL AVIV: The first commercial passenger flight to Israel by a carrier from the United Arab Emirates landed near Tel Aviv on Monday, further cementing a normalisation deal between the two countries. Etihad Airways Flight No 9607 landed at Israel’s

Israel, Bahrain formally establish diplomatic relations

MANAMA: Bahrain and Israel signed a joint communique to formalise diplomatic ties during a visit by an Israeli and United States delegation to Manama to broaden cooperation and potential economic boom. Bahrain followed the United Arab Emirates in agreeing last

UAE, Bahrain establish full ties with Israel

WASHINGTON: Israel has normalised relations with Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates at a White House ceremony after was peace deal was brokered by United States President Donald Trump. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the foreign ministers of Bahrain

Bahrain recognises Israel

After the United Arab Emirates, another Gulf Arab nation has decided to establish bilateral relations with Israel. US President Trump announced that Bahrain, a tiny nation in the Middle East, will also follow suit in establishing relations with Israel. The

Palestinians condemn Israel-Bahrain deal

RAMALLAH: Palestinian officials have condemned the normalisation of bilateral relations between Bahrain and Israel announced by US President Donald Trump. The accord establishing diplomatic ties between Israel and Bahrain comes one month after the United Arab Emirates agreed to normalise

After Saudi Arabia, Bahrain allows UAE-Israel flights over its airspace

MANAMA: Bahrain will allow all flights coming to and departing from the United Arab Emirates to cross through its airspace. The statement apparently allows Israeli flights after neighboring Saudi Arabia issued a similar announcement without directly naming Israel. The announcement

PM conferred upon highest civil award of Bahrain

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has been conferred upon the highest civil award of Bahrain during his maiden visit to the Gulf State since assuming office. The award was granted by King of Bahrain Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa at

PM discusses bilateral relations with Bahrain Crown Prince

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan met with Bahrain Crown Prince Salman Bin Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa on his maiden visit to the Gulf State since assuming office. Upon arrival, the prime minister was accorded a guard of honour. Discussions

Prime Minister Imran Khan set to leave for Bahrain today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday (Today) will leave for Bahrain visit to attend its National Day as Guest of Honour. PM Imran is scheduled to attend the National Day of Bahrain festivities as guest of honour. READ MORE:

Assuaging Saudi concerns

Prime Minister Imran Khan’s major successes have come on the diplomatic front. After strengthening relations with Saudi Arabia, UAE and Iran, the prime minister will be embarking on his maiden official visit to the Gulf state of Bahrain. PM Imran

PM to attend National Day of Bahrain as guest of honour

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will be visiting the Kingdom of Bahrain on 16 December to attend the National Day of Bahrain as a guest of honour.  The prime inister will be accompanied by a high-level delegation including members of

PM to visit Bahrain, Malaysia, and Switzerland in December

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has planned to pay a visit to three countries in December. The prime minister will pay a visit to Bahrain, Malaysia, and Switzerland during the current month. The prime minister will leave for Bahrain on

PM Imran Khan to receive Bahrain’s highest civilian award

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will receive Bahrain’s highest civil award, the King Hamad Order of the Renaissance in a special ceremony during an upcoming visit to the Gulf state. This was confirmed by Special Assistant to the Prime Minister

“SHAHEEN AL-JAZEERA 2019” concludes in Arabian Sea

KARACHI:  The 10-day bilateral exercise “SHAHEEN AL JAZEERA-2019” between Pak Navy’s Special Service Group and Royal Bahrain Defence Force’s Special Operation Force have concluded in Karachi. According to the spokesman of Pakistan Navy, “Shaheen Al Jazeera” exercise is conducted annually