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  • HRH Premier issues four edicts appointing directors

    September 19, 2017 12:01 PM

    Manama, Sep. 19 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister issued four edicts appointing directors in the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Information Affairs and the Civil Service Bureau. Edict 19/2019 stipulated the appointment of Ibrahim Ali Abdulrahman Burshaid as Director for Secondary Education and Mohammed

  • Mohammed bin Rashid Arabic eLearning Project launched

    September 19, 2017 6:35 AM

    Dubai, Sep. 19 (BNA): Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has inaugurated the Mohammed bin Rashid Arabic eLearning Project, with the launch of the Translation Challenge. The Translation Challenge calls on all Arabs to help translate 5,000 videos and 11 million words of world-class mathematics and science

  • Premier thanked by Spanish King

    September 18, 2017 3:38 PM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has received a cable of thanks from His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain, in response to HRH Premier’s sympathies over the victims of the Barcelona van attack. HM King Felipe VI praised the outstanding friendship relations between the two kingdoms. He expressed

  • Alba Line 6 Pot Shell fabrication in full swing

    September 18, 2017 3:38 PM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba)’s Chief Executive Officer, Tim Murray paid an inspection visit to Ahmed Mansoor Al Aali (AMA Group), one of the major Bahraini contractors for its Line 6 Expansion Project,to celebrate the fabrication of 100 Pot Shells on Thursday September 7th 2017. Murray was accompanied by Line 6 Project Director

  • Bahraini-Kuwaiti media cooperation discussed

    September 18, 2017 2:14 PM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): Advisor to His Majesty the King for Media Affairs Nabeel Yaqoob Al Hamar received in his office at Gudaibiya Palace today Kuwaiti Ambassador to Bahrain Shaikh Azzam Mubarak Al Sabah. He welcomed him, lauding deep-rooted historic fraternal relations between both countries and the ambassador's efforts to further boost bilateral relations

  • Bahrain to participate in APA Executive Committee meeting

    September 18, 2017 2:14 PM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): A parliamentary delegation will take part in the first meeting of the Executive Council of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA), set be held in Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia, on 1-4 October. The meeting will discuss ways to enhance Asian parliamentary cooperation in various fields, coordinate stances during international gatherings

  • Education Minister receives AGU President

    September 18, 2017 2:14 PM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): Education Minister and Chairman of the High Education Council Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi received President of the Arabian Gulf University (AGU) Dr. Khalid Abdulrahman Al Awhali and got briefed about a number of higher studies programmes set to be launched by the university soon. The Education Minister hailed the efforts of the university's

  • Oil Minister receives LabTech Exhibition organizers

    September 18, 2017 11:17 AM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): Oil Minister Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa has received Dr. Ibrahim Al Zahrani, President of the International Lab Technology Conference/Exhibition (LabTech2017). The event will be hosted in Bahrain on November 7-9 themed “Lab Efficiency Transformation into Basic Value,” anticipated to attract more than 600 participants

  • HM King thanked by Works, Municipalities minister

    September 18, 2017 11:17 AM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received a cable of thanks from Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Essam Abdullah Khalaf. In his cable, the minister expressed utmost signs of gratitude to HM the King for receiving the ministry staff on the 100th anniversary of establishment of Bahrain's municipal

  • Minister reaffirms education for all

    September 18, 2017 9:36 AM

    Manama, Sep. 18 (BNA): Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi has visited Oqba bin Nafie Primary Boys’ School, where he reviewed the ministry-provided services to autistic schoolchildren. During his visit to the school, the minister inaugurated a new classroom for autistic schoolchildren including acoustically insulated compartments to facilitate