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Prince Andrew Helped Deepen UK Relations with Gulf Regimes for 8 Years After Epstein Scandal

Consortium News 03 Mar 2021
official publicly raised concerns in 2010 about his “boorish” behavior in Bahrain and reputation among diplomats as “His Buffoon Highness.” ... Over the next few years, the Foreign Office would send Andrew on official tours of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, with flights costing the public at least £122,000 ... Boosting Bahrain ... -Bahrain relations.

Vaccination a huge relief, but not reason to be overconfident, says Ambassador Ver

Manila Bulletin 03 Mar 2021
Philippine Ambassador to Bahrain Alfonso Ver ... The Filipino ambassador took part in the free immunization drive in Bahrain late December ... Based on “The VAXplainer” video produced by the Presidential Communications Operations Office, around 2,000 Filipinos have taken their doses of COVID-19 in Bahrain.

Bahrain SWF Discusses Investment Opportunities With Israel’s National Economic Council

Hamodia 03 Mar 2021
The chief executive officer of Bahrain’s Mumtalakat sovereign wealth fund, Khalid Al Rumaihi ...

Children’s rights in GCC highlighted

Gulf Daily News 02 Mar 2021
This came as Bahrain’s permanent representative to the UN Office and other international ...

Israel, Bahrain Sign Historic Postal Agreement

The Algemeiner 01 Mar 2021
Gilad Tirosh, chief commercial officer at the Israel Postal Authority, said the agreements with Bahrain and the UAE “will allow us to continue to expand the array of solutions and offer our private and business customers the widest variety of delivery services, as well as send and receive packages and mail at the most cost-effective prices.”.

State Department Official’s Blog Full of Anti-Semitism

Hamodia 28 Feb 2021
He previously worked as the have financial management officer for the U.S. Embassy in Bahrain, according to POLITICO ... Secretary of State Anthony Blinken has announced the department will create a new position of chief diversity and inclusion officer to tackle the issue. ___. WhatsAppPrintEmailGmail. .

Venture capital firm Beco raises $100m through second fund

The National 27 Feb 2021
New investors include Warba Bank, Al Waha Venture Capital Fund of Funds, an investment vehicle owned by Bahrain's sovereign wealth fund Mumtalakat, and family offices such as Watar Partners and KAAF Investments ... Beco Capital has also backed three companies started by ex-Careem employees. Read More. Generation Start-Up ... .

Israel, Bahrain discuss Netanyahu visit, vaccine factory

Suryaa 26 Feb 2021
The prime minister's office issued a statement saying the two leaders agreed that Netanyahu will travel to Bahrain "as soon as possible," once Covid-19 restrictions would allow it. Bahrain was also looking into a possible investment in a ...

UAE Rulers give king of Bahrain tour of Dubai's Love Lake

The National 26 Feb 2021
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid and Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed gave a royal tour of one of the UAE's newest attractions to the king of Bahrain ... for the benefit of the peoples of Bahrain and the #UAE. — Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) December 23, 2018.

U.S. diplomat openly calls for Christian nation-states, rails against Jews

Politico 26 Feb 2021
Fritz Berggren, a mid-ranking Foreign Service officer, openly uses his name and image as he espouses these and other controversial views, according to a review of his online postings ... His previous positions have included serving as a financial management officer at the U.S. Embassy in Bahrain, .

Netanyahu Discusses State Visit, Vaccine Production With Bahraini Crown Prince

Urdu Point 25 Feb 2021
The Crown Prince renewed his invitation for the PM to visit Bahrain; the leaders determined that at the first opportunity that morbidity permits, PM Netanyahu will visit Bahrain," the office wrote on Twitter ... established in Israel together with other countries," the office added.

Israel, Bahrain leaders discuss Iran, possible vaccine plant

Hindustan Times 25 Feb 2021
Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates formalised ties with Israel on Sept ... Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates formalised ties with Israel on Sept ... Netanyahu's office said he spoke with Khalifa about visiting Bahrain once coronavirus restrictions would allow it.