News & Events

Special Representative Meets Bahraini Business Leaders

The Scott Nathan, the U.S. State Department’s Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs, visited Bahrain on November 11.  On the eve of the Tenth Anniversary of the Bahrain-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (FTA), Mr. Nathan visited two companies that have taken advantage of the FTA through selling and producing products in the American market – ...
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Women’s English and Entrepreneurship Program

On the occasion of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015, ILC Training and the U.S. Embassy in Bahrain announce the launch of a new Women’s English and Entrepreneurship program this week.  This nine-month program will provide 16 Bahraini women with the skills and knowledge to become competitive players in local and global markets.  The courses will include English ...
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Discover America Week

The U.S. Embassy in Bahrain, along with its many commercial partners, celebrated “Discover America Week” October 17-24, 2015.  During the week, U.S.-affiliated companies highlighted the diversity of America’s commercial presence through promotions, discounts and events celebrating American food, leisure, shopping, sports, tourism and more.  Events included the Ritz-Carlton’s annual Aquathlon race, where Ambassador Roebuck, along ...
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USEG Hosts a University Fair in Bahrain

The U.S. Educational Group (USEG) hosted a university fair in Bahrain for students interested in studying in the United States. The fair featured representatives from over 40 American colleges and universities.  Over 400 people attended the fair and learned about the university admissions process, scholarship and fellowship opportunities, and campus life. Ambassador William V. Roebuck and ...
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Bahraini Access Students Ready for Success

On October 7th, Sixty-two young Bahraini students graduated from the English Access Microscholarship Program hosted by the American Cultural and Educational Center in a ceremony at the Bahrain Society of Engineers Hall in Juffair.  U.S. Ambassador to Bahrain, Mr. William V. Roebuck, honored the students who successfully completed a two-year program of rigorous study of ...
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