Tag: Society

Welcome welcome Mr. Henderson!

Welcome welcome Mr. Henderson!

24 Jul, '0732 Comments

Your exalted excellency, you are in excellent company here, sir, do relax and enjoy the festivities in your honour and let whoever asks for reparations with your past be damned. You are – after all – a retired gentleman of 81 and could not be held responsible for bygone eras, surely. The world’s powers – […]

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Fishing, in numbers

Fishing, in numbers

20 Jul, '078 Comments

People can’t really measure the impact of the fishing industry’s destruction in this country because they don’t particularly know the numbers, nor – most probably – do they have a direct contact with those affected to actually know the levels involved. Enter a report released today by the Oxford Business Group to put things in […]

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The Elders

The Elders

19 Jul, '079 Comments

Within our culture, as is present in others, there is quite a lot of respect for the elders of a family, village, and country. They are always accorded much respect and their words of wisdom sought especially at difficult times. When they speak, people listen and disputes are generally resolved. It is with this vision […]

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Not much bigger than the people

Not much bigger than the people

19 Jul, '079 Comments

Being close to the people, without a thick layer of fat in between, is a mark of good governance. This guy continues to lead, while maintaining his humbleness: click image to enlarge Amazing. We need some of this here please. This is the kind of spontaneous PR that earns the love of the people and […]

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Kudos GPIC too!

Kudos GPIC too!

18 Jul, '074 Comments

The GoodNews™ continues! GPIC arranged during the first half of this year attendance by its employees of several training courses in Bahrain and abroad, in addition to organising many courses at its Training Centre and GPIC Club, at a total cost of around $1m. In recognition of GPIC’s achievements for providing decent living conditions for […]

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