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  • Ambassador to Turkmenistan presents credentials copy

    September 7, 2018 3:15 PM 8

    Ashgabad, Sept. 7 (BNA): The Chairman of the Assembly of Turkmenistan, Gülşat Mämmedowa, received a copy of the credentials of Dr. Ibrahim Yusuf Al-Abdullah as an Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador-Designate of the Kingdom of Bahrain to Turkmenistan, residing in Turkey. Dr. Ibrahim conveyed the greetings of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

  • Arab Parliament hails Paraguyan stance

    September 7, 2018 11:47 AM 6

    Cairo, Sept.7 (BNA): The Cairo-based Arab Parliament commended the decision which was taken by the Republic of Paraguay to shut down its embassy in occupied Al-Quds. AP Speaker Speaker Dr. Mishal bin Fahm al-Salami sent cables of thanks to Paraguyan President, foreign minister and Parliament chief, hailing the decision which complies with the UN resolutions

  • Interior Minister hails sports achievers

    September 6, 2018 6:49 PM 9

    Manama, Sept.6 (BNA): Interior Minister Lt-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al-Khalifa received, in the presence of Chief of Public Security and Interior Ministry Undersecretary, the sports achievers. The President of Public Security Sports Association presented the Interior Ministry winning teams and athletes who topped different sports competitions

  • OIC welcomes Paraguay’s decision

    September 6, 2018 5:05 PM 9

    Jeddah, Sept. 6 (BNA): The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has welcomed Paraguay's decision to withdraw its embassy from Occupied Jerusalem (Al-Quds), considering this as an affirmation of its respect for its legal and political obligations under the international law and relevant United Nations resolutions. OIC Secretary-General, Dr. Yousef

  • BNA Chief, Omani officials discuss media cooperation

    September 6, 2018 5:05 PM 8

    Manama, Sep. 6 (BNA): On the sidelines of his official visit to Oman, Bahrain News Agency’s Director-General Ahmed Mohammed Al Mana’i today paid a visit to the Public Authority for Radio and Television (PART); Oman Establishment for Press, Publication, Advertising (OEPPA) and Oman News Agency (ONA). During his visit, Al Mana’i met PART’s Deputy Chairman

  • Bahrain Jazz Festival on October 26

    September 6, 2018 4:21 PM 6

    Bahrain, Sept. 6 (BNA): The second edition of the Bahrain Jazz Festival is set to take place on October 26. The open-air music festival will feature nine international and local jazz artists and musicians, and is expected to attract more than 5,000 jazz enthusiasts from Bahrain and the region. Taking place on the scenic driving range of the award-winning

  • At HM King's directive, 535 outstanding students honoured

    September 6, 2018 11:52 AM 6

    Manama, Sept. 4 (BNA): At the directive of HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Representative of HM the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council of Youth and Sports and Royal Charity Organisation (RCO)'s board of trustees Chairman His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa honoured today 535 outstanding students

  • HM King congratulated by Electricity Minister

    September 6, 2018 7:28 AM 7

    Manama, Sept. 6 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received a cable of congratulations from Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussain bin Ali Mirza on Bahrain’s international athletic achievements in the 18th Asian Games in Indonesia, wishing His Majesty lasting good health and happiness and success in the interest of our beloved

  • Ways to boost UAE-India trade discussed

    September 6, 2018 6:23 AM 7

    New Delhi, Sept. 6 (BNA): UAE Ambassador to India Dr. Ahmed Abdul Rahman Al Banna has met with Chandrajit Banerjee, Director-General of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and discussed means of strengthening economic and commercial relations between the UAE and India. Ambassador Al Banna praised the longstanding partnership with the CII and the latter's

  • Oman army performs annual march

    September 6, 2018 6:23 AM 6

    Salalah, Sept. 6 (BNA): The Royal Army of Oman (RAO) has performed its annual march for 2018 in Dhofar governorate with participation of Major-General Matar bin Salim bin Rashid Al-Balushi, RAO Commander and senior officers. The terrain features variety flatlands and mountainous highlands. The march took off early morning in successive group formations