ONE of the Gulf Hotel Convention & Spa’s hospitality hotshots has returned to take over the hot seat as general manager and help orchestrate the property’s 50th anniversary celebrations that will take place next year.
Jalal Murad’s daily soft drink craving has finally paid off as the football fan has won two tickets to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia courtesy of a regional raffle competition staged by one of the competition’s global sponsors, writes Mai Al Khatib-Camille.
Bahrain’s budding football stars kicked for a cause at the Rotary Club Manama’s annual six-a-side charity football tournament last weekend, as joy met with heartbreak amid a day of revelry and feisty competition.
Fashion lovers from across the world along with top designers, models and other style moguls set their sights on Saudi Arabia as the conservative kingdom recently staged its first ever Arab Fashion Week.
Hands up who thought last Thursday was going to be a national holiday in Bahrain? The rumour mill started early on Tuesday morning when an ‘announcement’ was made on a local website that Bahrain would be celebrating the festival of Isra’a Wal Miraj with a one day public holiday.
Mario Carangan Jr won the distinctive Studio-RCT Golf Challenge trophy with 45 Stableford points in a competition returning to the Awali Golf Club calendar after a hiatus of two years and attracting more than 90 players.