Bahrain

Bahrain

Art and Fashion Go Together in Bahrain With Annada

Who has never dreamt of wearing a piece of art, on their own skin? Annada combines the work of artists with fashion…
Bahrain

Bahrain Award for Entrepreneurship: Enhancing Entrepreneurship in the Gulf

March 11th marked the first in the line of events that is meant to raise the profile of entrepreneurship in Bahrain. Falling under…
Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Sudan, Cross-border

Happiness is Ignorance and Facebook Loves You

Our own BarakaBits photographer Sami Haven has once more surprised the editorial team with his writing prowess, as he invites readers…
Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, UAE, Cross-border

Startup MENA Takes Over Bahrain With the GCC Pitch Challenge

Startup MENA is inviting tech startups from the GCC to apply for the GCC Pitch Challenge, currently scanning for promising tech entrepreneurs in…
Bahrain

Bahrain: An Ideal Destination for Job Seekers

Bahrain stands proud today as one of the most rapidly developing countries in the Gulf with numerous opportunities for economic…
Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Libya, Morocco, Algeria, Cross-border

Prepare Your Own Moroccan Bath in 6 Easy Steps

With simple steps and basic ingredients, you can have your own Moroccan bath ritual at the comfort of your home. Enjoy…
Bahrain, Jordan

The Artists of WOWBaladk: Mariam Hajji

The first regional street art festival in the Middle East, WOWBaladk, finally concluded on October 11. More than 20 artists…
Bahrain, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Cross-border

Women Athletes Win Big at the 2014 Asian Games

The Middle East was well represented at this year’s Asian Games which took place in Incheon, South Korea from September…
Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Yemen, Libya, Morocco, Algeria, Cross-border

The Definitive Guide: The Tallest Building in Every Arab Country

The Arab world actually boasts the first and third tallest buildings in the world, and Yemen has the oldest skyscraper…
Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Cross-border

Saudi Arabia-Bahrain-US-UAE: How Did This Egyptian-American Make Her Career Choices?

BarakaBits sat down with Hebah Fisher, the person behind the first live crowdfunding event in the region to find out how…
Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar

Gulf Artists’ Collective Celebrates Positive Unity

A bright city rising swiftly as the sun and a firm handshake of peace beside a crystalline lake are two…
Bahrain

Fourth Time’s the Charm for Singer-Songwriter

With the release of his fourth studio album, “Armor”, Bahraini indie singer-songwriter Ala Ghawas is finally achieving wider commercial recognition…
Bahrain

Modern Oases: Bahrain’s Top 4 Creative Hotspots

Bahrain’s artistic community is thriving, with debuts of new work by up-and-coming writers, painters and musicians happening monthly. Credit is…
Bahrain, Egypt, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Cross-border

Moms To The Rescue: Top 5 Parenting Blogs In The Middle East

As home to the culture of motherhood and land of perpetual challenges, the Middle East naturally fosters bloggers that have…
Bahrain

Yes She Can (To Prove That You Can, Too)

Amal Al-Saffar made her mark on history a year ago this month when at age 19 she became the first…
Bahrain

Mall Gives Artists and Designers Center Stage

Art transcended commerce on the third weekend of January at the Al-Aali Art Festival, which saw a bustling mall transformed…
Bahrain

Step One For Making Peace: Embrace Differences

For a radical approach to conflict resolution, understand the roots of conflict and embrace it with sympathy, keeping in mind…
Bahrain

Group Show Frames Crucial Questions

How to mend a fractured society, or make peace with one’s conflicted origins? These are just two of the questions…
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