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  • A military drill between army forces from Egypt and Bahrain has kicked off Thursday in order to exchange skills and expertise, according to the army spokesperson.

  • Military cooperation between Bahrain and Malaysia today were discussed in an official meeting comprised both sides' delegations chaired by Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) Field Marshal Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and Malaysian Defense Minister Hishammuddin Husseinand.
  • Army Recognition have been announced as the Official Online Show Daily and Web TV Partner for BIDEC 2017.
  • The BIDEC Team have been in Langkawi, Malaysia this week to promote the show alongside representatives from Bahrain Defence Force and Royal Bahrain Naval Forces.
  • His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Supreme Commander of the Bahrain Defense Force (BDF), patronized in Manama the inauguration ceremony of the Special Battalion 83 Camp, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
  • Bell Helicopter, industry leader in the production of commercial and military vertical-lift aircraft, have confirmed their participation in the upcoming BIDEC 2017, (Bahrain International Defence Exhibition & Conference) one of the region’s leading international defence exhibitions.

  • Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) Field Marshal Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa attended Tuesday part of the joint military exercise (Hamad 2), organized by the BDF with the participation of a number of Egyptian warships and fighter aircraft, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
  • We are proud to announce Arab National Security Forum, NSA Forum as Official Arabic Online Media Partner for Bahrain International Defence Exhibition & Conference (BIDEC 2017), taking place 16-18 October 2017 at Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre.
  • Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Field Marshal Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received in Manama Tuesday the Vice Chief of the UK Defence Staff, General Sir Gordon Messenger, currently on a visit to the Kingdom.

  • Manama, Feb.24 (BNA): His Highness Major Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Commander of the Royal Guards Special Force in Bahrain Defence Force, met with several companies and institutions that wish to participate in Bahrain International Defence Exhibition and Conference 2017 (BIDEC), which will be held under the kind patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. 
  • HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Special Forces Commander of the Royal Guard, met with a number of suppliers in London to discuss BIDEC 2017.
  • The BIDEC Team visited IDEX 2017 last week with delegates from Bahrain Defence Force to spread awareness of the show. IDEX is the Middle East’s largest defence and security exhibition and presented a powerful promotional opportunity for BIDEC 2017.

  • The Chiefs of Staff from Bahrain and UAE visited the BIDEC 2017 stand this week at IDEX.
  • Members of the BIDEC 2017 team visited Aero India in Bangalore on 14-18 February with the aim of increasing awareness of the show among the Indian market.

  • Analysts expect new US administration to loosen restrictions on the export of arms.
  • Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Field Marshal Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa paid a visit Thursday to a BDF unit and got informed about its administrative and military readiness as well as its preparation and training programs. He praised the efforts of the unit’s personnel, their vigilance and keenness to fulfill their duties perfectly, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
  • Manama, Feb. 5 (BNA): The Shura Council has congratulated His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa the Supreme Commander, His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister on the 49th anniversary of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF).
  • The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for 74K Persistent Threat Detection System (PTDS) Aerostats and related equipment, support, and training. The estimated cost is $525 million.
  • His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Supreme Commander, patronized on Sunday the National Guard’s 20th establishment anniversary celebrations, in the presence of Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) Commander-in-Chief, Field Marshal Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa.

  • Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) held Thursday a celebration marking conclusion of the military preparation and training period of a group of trainees from the Royal Reserve Force unit, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.

  • The Royal Saudi Air Force announced that the F15-Saudi Advance (SA) fighter was put into commission, among other air combat fighters, as part of the Air Force plans to upgrade its fleet of fighter jets, ushering in a new era in the capabilities and readiness of Saudi Arabia's air force.
  • BIDEC Team members visited Intersec 2017 in Dubai on 22-24 January.
  • The Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defense Force (BDF), Field Marshall Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, received in Bahrain on Thursday UK’s First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Sir Philip Jones, in the presence of the BDF Chief of Staff, Lieutenant-General Dhiyab bin Saqr Al-Nuaimi.

28-30 October 2019 · Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre