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  • CBB issues new Environmental, Social and Governance Reporting Framework

    CBB issues new Environmental, Social and Governance Reporting Framework
    11/19/2023

    Manama, Nov. 19 (BNA): In line with its commitment totransparency, strong corporate governance, and the pursuit of social andclimate-related objectives, the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has released theEnvironmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) requirements module on November 5.

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  • Bahrain’s housing policies highlighted at UN session

    Bahrain’s housing policies highlighted at UN session
    7/19/2023

    Manama, July19 (BNA): Bahrain’s efforts to providehousing to citizens were outlined during a panel discussion session held at theUnited Nations (UN) headquarters in New York, the USA.
     
    Addressing the session, Housing Minister Amna bint Ahmed Alromaihi highlightedthe housing finance programme and the Government Land Rights Programme inpartnership with the private sector, aimed to speed up services citizens.
     
    The Kingdom of Ba...

  • Bahrain presents its Second Voluntary National Review on Sustainable Development at UN High-Level Political Forum

    Bahrain presents its Second Voluntary National Review on Sustainable Development at UN High-Level Political Forum
    7/18/2023

    New York, July 18 (BNA): The Kingdom of Bahrainpresented its second Voluntary National Review (VNR) on the progress made inachieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the United NationsHigh-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2023, titled"Accelerating the recovery from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and thefull implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at alllevels".

    In her speech, the Minister ...

  • iGA Deputy Chief highlights Bahrain’s digital transformation initiatives

    iGA Deputy Chief highlights Bahrain’s digital transformation initiatives
    7/18/2023

    New York, July18 (BNA): Deputy ChiefExecutive of Electronic Transformation, Dr. Zakariya AlKhajah represented theKingdom of Bahrain at a panel discussion titled ‘The Role of DigitalCooperation in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’, held at the UNHeadquarters in New York.


  • Bahrain delegation attends the opening of the United Nations High-Level Political Forum 2023

    Bahrain delegation attends the opening of the United Nations High-Level Political Forum 2023
    7/17/2023

    New York, July 17 (BNA): The high-level delegation of the Kingdom ofBahrain participated at in the opening of the United Nations High-LevelPolitical Forum 2023 held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, underthe theme “Accelerating the recovery from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)and the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda....

  • Bahrain to present 2nd VNR at High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York

    Bahrain to present 2nd VNR at High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York
    7/14/2023

    New York, July 14 (BNA): A high-level Bahraini delegation isin New York City to participate in the United Nations High Level Political Forumon Sustainable Development and present the Kingdom’s second Voluntary NationalReview (VNR) on the progress made towards achieving the Sustainable DevelopmentGoals (SDGs).

    Manama, July 13 (BNA): The Foreign Ministry,in cooperation with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), launchedBahrain’s Partnership and Contributions Report that aims to promote cohesion,prosperity, and achieving sustainable development goals.

     

    Dr. Shaikh Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Khalifa,Political Affairs Undersecretary at th...