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  • Two coordination meetings announced

    February 24, 2018 7:16 PM

    Manama, Feb.24 (BNA): Two coordination meetings spotlighting “Services” and the “Environment” themes of the Government Action Plan (GAP) 2019-2022, will be held on Sunday and Monday, respectively, Deputy Premier His Highness Shaikh Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa announced. The meetings are in line with the outcome of the Government Forum 2017, which was held under

  • Successful sporting championship hailed

    February 24, 2018 7:16 PM

    Manama, Feb.24 (BNA): National Guard Chief Lieutenant-General His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Isa Al-Khalifa congratulated Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and Head of Bahrain Athletics Society (BAS) His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa for ranking third in the lightweight class of the #Bahraini

  • Bahraini Moroccan strong relations stressed

    February 24, 2018 4:38 PM

    Manama, Feb. 24 (BNA): First Deputy Speaker of the Representatives Council Ali Al Aradi held today a meeting with a Moroccan parliamentary and commercial delegation on the occasion of their visit to Bahrain. The delegation comprises parliamentary advisors, former MPs and businessmen. Both sides discussed boosting cooperation, availing of the Moroccan

  • Works Minister tours Muharraq Ring Road Expansion Project

    February 24, 2018 2:28 PM

    Manama, Feb. 24 (BNA): Minister of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Eng. Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf toured Muharraq Ring Road Expansion Project site; the part located between Hidd Interchange and the Interchange of Amwaj entrance and Galali. The Minister was accompanied by Special Projects Chief Eng. Mohammed Mohsin and a number of engineers

  • HRH Crown Prince tanked by HRH Princess Sabeeka

    February 24, 2018 3:48 AM

    Manama, Feb. 23 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, received a cable of thanks from Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King, President of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW) and Chairperson of the Advisory

  • First GCC-African decision-makers' forum held

    February 23, 2018 1:21 PM

    Marrakesh, Feb. 23 (BNA): The first Arabian Gulf-African decision-makers’ forum is being held in Marrakesh, Morocco. Decision makers and businessmen from more than 28 countries from the Arab Gulf and Africa took part in the event. The two-day event aims at pinpointing investment opportunities in the two areas and enhancing partnership relations between

  • Southern security committee convene

    February 22, 2018 3:54 PM 2

    Manama, Feb. 22 (BNA): HH Southern Governor Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali Al Khalifa today chaired a security meeting in the presence of security officers. After listening to a report on the security situation and the response of the police force to the security incidents, the governor praised the police's vigilance and readiness to meet the challenges, which

  • HRH Crown Prince congratulates Brunei's leadership

    February 22, 2018 2:24 PM 2

    Manama, Feb. 22 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince. Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier sent a cable of congratulations to Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei on his country’s National Day. HRH the Crown Prince expressed heartfelt congratulations, wishing him abundant health and happiness and more progress

  • Speaker: Executive-Legislature cooperation exemplary

    February 22, 2018 2:24 PM 2

    Manama, Feb. 22 (BNA): Speaker of the Council of Representatives, Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla, has stressed the importance of Legislature-Executive cooperation in order to speed up the adoption of laws and legislation that benefit the kingdom and its people. Al-Mulla highlighted His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa’s constant directives to reach

  • Kuwait chairs Arab legal affairs committee meeting

    February 22, 2018 6:46 AM 4

    Cairo, Feb. 22 (BNA): The permanent committee for legal affairs at the Arab League Council has held a meeting chaired by Kuwaiti justice assistant undersecretary for legal affairs and international relations Zakariya Al-Ansari. Al-Ansari told Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) at end of the session that the meeting discussed proposed by-laws of the executive