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  • HM King congratulated by Electricity Minister

    September 6, 2018 7:28 AM 12

    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 12

    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 14

    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

  • Public Security chief meets Assistant Foreign Minister

    September 5, 2018 6:18 PM 12

    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 14

    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 10

    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 12

    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 15

    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 7

    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 7

    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