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  • Public Security chief meets Assistant Foreign Minister

    September 5, 2018 6:18 PM 5

    Manama, Sept.5 (BNA): Public Security Chief Major-General Tariq bin Hassan Al-Hassan received Assistant Foreign Minister Abdulla bin Faisal bin Jabr Al-Doseri and stressed the importance of stepping up efforts in the field of human rights an d bolstering cooperation. The two sides discussed also issues of mutual concern. The Assistant Foreign Minister

  • BACA president meets Diyar Al-Muharraq CEO

    September 5, 2018 5:25 PM 6

    Manama, Sept.5 (BNA): Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) President Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al-Khalifa received Diyar Al-Muharraq Chief Executive Officer Dr. Maher Al-Shaer and discussed cooperation to promote cultural infrastructure. BACA President and Diyar Al-Muharraq CEO visited the burial mounds hall, which was inaugurated at the Bahrain

  • Old housing requests prioritized

    September 5, 2018 5:25 PM 6

    Manama, Sep. 5 (BNA): In implementation of the directives of His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Housing Ministry had prepared a study and conducted field visits to a number of sites for the establishment of housing projects to serve 15 areas and villages, Minister Bassem bin Yacoub Al Hamar said. The minister

  • Information Minister receives Ro'ya TV Director General

    September 5, 2018 2:47 PM 6

    Manama, Sept. 5 (BNA): Information Minister Ali bin Mohammed Al Romaihi received today Director General of Jordanian Ro’ya TV channel Fares Al Sayagh. He lauded cooperation between both countries in the media field, stressing Bahrain’s appreciation of the Jordanian unwavering media stances regarding security and stability in Bahrain and the Arabian Gulf. Al Sayagh

  • Bahraini researchers' role praised

    September 5, 2018 2:10 PM 7

    Manama, Sept. 5 (BNA): Advisor to His Majesty the King for Media Affairs Nabil bin Yaqoob Al Hamar received in his office at Gudaibiya Palace today Noora Othman Juma’a Othman Ali Al Hussain who presented him with a copy of her Masters Degree thesis on the influential factors in development of media education and training in Bahrain. Al Hamar praised

  • Singapore agrees to defer HSR construction to May 2020

    September 5, 2018 12:01 PM 4

    Putrajaya, Sept. 5 (BNA): Singapore has agreed to suspend construction of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) project until the end of May 2020, says Minister of Economic Affairs Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali. He said following Malaysia's request for the deferment of the project, the government has agreed to pay an abortive cost of S$15 million

  • Minister reviews accomplishments with MP

    September 5, 2018 12:01 PM 4

    Manama, Sept. 5 (BNA): Parliament Affairs Minister Ghanim Fadhul Al Buainain today received member of Parliament (MP) Mohsen bin Ali Al Bakri. The minister reviewed the most important bills of law accomplished by the Representatives Council in cooperation with the government during the fourth legislative term, praising the role played by MP Al Bakri

  • Ministry closes three unlicensed commercial outlets

    September 5, 2018 8:39 AM 4

    Manama, Sept. 5 (BNA): The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism said it has administratively closed three commercial outlets in Hoora district of Manama, and referred the shopkeepers to Public Prosecution on charges of violating the provisions of Commercial Registration Law 27/2017. The ministry took its action in compliance with all the legal

  • KSRelief supports liberated children in Yemen

    September 5, 2018 6:41 AM 4

    Marib, Sept. 5 (BNA): King Salman Humanitarian Relief Centre (KSRelief) said that 13 children have been liberated from the grip of Houthi militia and reinstated them into school after the Iran-backed terrorist group deprived them of their right to education and brought them into the battlefields in various Yemeni governorates. The children resumed schooling

  • UAE mobile clinic launched in Yemen

    September 5, 2018 5:48 AM 5

    Hodeidah, Sept. 5 (BNA): The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has launched a mobile medical clinic to provide primary healthcare and treatment services for villagers in remote areas on the Red Sea Coast of Hodeidah governorate. The services provided include the follow-up of chronic diseases among children and women as well as first aid and primary care to alleviate