Kingdom of Bahrain
The Kingdom of Bahrain is the smallest Gulf State that occupies a land area of only 758 sq. km composed of 33 Islands linked by causeway to Saudi Arabia and separated from Qatar by a narrow strait. The population of Bahrain is around 1.5 million, where Bahraini population represents 46% while Non-Bahraini is 54% of the total (World Bank, 2017). The country is a constitutional monarchy with a bicameral Parliament consisting of House of elected Deputies and appointed Shura Council.