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Gulf Weekly Grow forest grow!

Bahrain is set to get its own first-ever ‘pocket forest’ as one of its leading environmentalists starts a grass-roots campaign to highlight the country’s status amongst other island nations.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Local News
Gulf Weekly Swimming and safety in sync

Swimming and safety in sync

Water safety is at the top of the curriculum at one of Bahrain’s leading private schools, as the American School of Bahrain (ASB) announced a collaboration with Royal Life Saving Bahrain (RLSB), writes Naman Arora.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Local News
Gulf Weekly A proud moment

A proud moment

Think Pink Bahrain’s Breast Cancer Society founder and president Dr Julie Sprakel has been bestowed the title of Professora for her impactful work over the years and for her National Breast Cancer Guidelines that are aimed at aiding those in need in the Middle East.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Local News
Gulf Weekly The treasure of trash

The treasure of trash

Enterprising environmentalist Raheel Al Abassi wants to give saving the environment a second chance with her upcycling thrift store concept.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Sport
Gulf Weekly Racing to the top

Racing to the top

The third round of the 2000cc local championship, staged alongside Gulf 12 Hours Bahrain last weekend, heated up the standings as the season crossed its half-way mark.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Gulf Weekly More The third round of the 2000cc local championship, staged alongside Gulf 12 Hours Bahrain last weekend, heated up the standings as the season crossed its half-way mark.



Culture Weekly
Gulf Weekly Magical dining in Alpine ambience

Magical dining in Alpine ambience

The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is putting the ‘fun’ in fondue with its range of meaty and cheesy dishes that oozes winter vibes and aims to keep diners feeling cosy throughout the cooler season, writes Mai Al Khatib-Camille.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Gulf Weekly More The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain is putting the ‘fun’ in fondue with its range of meaty and cheesy dishes that oozes winter vibes and aims to keep diners feeling cosy throughout the cooler season, writes Mai Al Khatib-Camille.











Lebanon


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Fashion Weekly
Gulf Weekly Slip n’ spray

Slip n’ spray

SPRAYING street artist Aref Mohammed Guloom, better known by his pseudonym Ayfu, is adding a touch of graffiti to footwear across the kingdom with his latest creations.


January 13 - 19, 2021
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Gulf Weekly More SPRAYING street artist Aref Mohammed Guloom, better known by his pseudonym Ayfu, is adding a touch of graffiti to footwear across the kingdom with his latest creations.









Motoring Weekly
Gulf Weekly Test of mettle in desert

Test of mettle in desert

MECHANICAL issues, navigation skills and challenging drivingconditions will not deter the Bahrain Raid Xtreme dream teams from conqueringthe Dakar Rally, writes Mai Al Khatib-Camille.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Motoring Weekly
Gulf Weekly Gaining steam

Gaining steam

Bahrain-owned racing team 2 Seas Motorsport started off their second season with a bang as they led the pack from pole to podium during the Gulf 12 Hours Bahrain race last weekend.

January 13 - 19, 2021
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Culture Weekly
Gulf Weekly A warm gesture

A warm gesture

 Big-hearted individuals across the kingdom are giving the gift of warmth this season as they rally to donate cosy clothing to the less fortunate.


January 13 - 19, 2021
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