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Bahrain promises government jobs, protests continue

Bahrain's Ministry of Interior to create 20,000 jobs; Announcement seen as move to give Shi'ites jobs; Protesters stage first sit-in outside cabinet.

March 6, 2011 3:35

Gulf states mull aid to protest-hit Oman, Bahrain

Fund aimed at helping Bahrain and Oman; Gulf finance ministers to meet Saturday; Oman denies fund proposal.

March 5, 2011 2:38

Bahrain trade union calls strike from Sunday

General Union of Bahraini Workers looks set to down tools.

February 19, 2011 3:15