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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  July 15, 2021 ***  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from ...
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U.S. Embassy Announces New MEPI Local Grants Funding Opportunity

The  U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI)  is pleased to promote a new notice of funding opportunity for local grants. U.S. Embassy Manama is seeking proposals from local civil society organizations, non-profit organizations, non-governmental organizations, professional associations, private sector organizations, and universities registered and headquartered in Bahrain for a local grant funding opportunity that must demonstrate these two objectives:1) foster inclusive ...
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We Celebrate Diversity

By CDA Margaret Nardi U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires In this second year of the battle against Covid, when so many are feeling a sense of isolation and loss, it is important for us all to continue to reach out and support one another. The U.S. Embassy values the opportunity to do this internally by recognizing ...
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U.S.-Bahrain Collaboration to Present the “Artists for a Cause” Program

In collaboration with the U.S. Embassy in Bahrain, Cartoon Planet announces its newest program “Artists for a Cause,” a series of creative classes to teach sought-after digital art skills to selected members of philanthropic societies and charities in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The program will be held between on June 20, 2021 and September 30, 2021, and is comprised of nine ...
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Health Alert: COVID Travel Policy in Bahrain

Location: Bahrain Event: Closure of Non-Essential Services and Updates to Arrival Procedures in Bahrain Closure of Non-Essential Services: Beginning at 11:59 p.m. May 27 through 11:59 p.m. on June 10, the following non-essential services are closed: shopping malls and commercial shops, salons, barber shops and beauty parlors, indoor and outdoor dining, gyms, sports halls, swimming ...
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