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The Kingdom of Bahrain or simply Bahrain is just a small Arab country in the Middle East yet considered as one of the most powerful countries because of its strong and well organized economy. There are more expatriates in Bahrain than its local citizen. Bahrain is also an open country which made it ideal for non-Muslin immigrants.

Bahrain, like other Arab countries is a constitutional monarchy. It is headed by King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah and Prime Minister Khalifah ibn Sulman Al Khalifah. Bahrain is considered as one of the most active oil players in the world.


Capital: Manama

Area: 665 km2

Government: Constitutional monarchy

Official Language: Arabic

Religion: Islam

Demonym: Bahraini

Population: 791,000

Currency: Bahraini Dinar


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