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  • BACA, Information Ministry discuss cooperation

    May 16, 2018 11:17 AM 4

    Manama, May 16 (BNA): Director General of Culture and Arts of Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) today received the Information Affairs Ministry’s Assistant Undersecretary for Radio and Television Affairs, Abdullah Khalid Al Nasaar Al Dosari, and Media Advisor Dr. Lulwa Hassan Bo-Dulama. The BACA Director General attached great significance

  • Works Minister receives MP

    May 16, 2018 10:48 AM 3

    Manama, May 16 (BNA): Minister of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning, Issam Abdullah Khalaf, today received MP Bu-Majeed accompanied with a number of representatives from Um Al-Hassam NGOs. Ways to promote cooperation between the ministry and legislative branch in the interest of the homeland and citizens were discussed, in addition to needs

  • UAE assistance to Yemen totals AED13.82 billion

    May 16, 2018 7:38 AM 3

    Abu Dhabi, May 16 (BNA): The UAE foreign assistance to Yemen has reached a total of AED13.82 billion ($3.76 billion) in the last three years, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, (MoFAIC), has announced. From April 2015 to April 2018, the UAE has continued to provide necessary relief aid to Yemeni citizens across a number of humanitarian

  • Thermal insulation efficiency stressed

    May 15, 2018 8:11 PM 2

    Manama, May 15 (BNA): The Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) held a specialized panel discussion on thermal insulation at its premises in Umm Al Hassam. EWA Chief Executive Officer Shaikh Nawaf bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa said that they pay great attention to hearing the views of their partners such as concerned ministries, engineering offices and others

  • Bahrain – German relations reviewed

    May 15, 2018 8:11 PM 1

    Berlin, May 15 (BNA): The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid of Germany, Dr. Bärbel Kofler, met today at the German Parliament Bahrain's Ambassador in Berlin, Abdullah Abdullatif Abdullah. Dr. Kofler expressed her pride in the friendly relations between Bahrain and Germany. The ambassador affirmed Bahrain's keenness

  • Shura president congratulates HRH Crown Prince

    May 15, 2018 8:11 PM 2

    Manama, May 15 (BNA): Shura Council President Ali bin Saleh Al-Saleh paid tribute to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa for naming the Northern Town as “Salman Town”. He extended deepest congratulations in a cable to His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier. He hailed

  • Deputy Premier chairs workshop

    May 15, 2018 2:38 PM 2

    Manama, May 15 (BNA): Deputy Prime Minister His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa chaired today a workshop on future aspirations. The plenary workshop, in a series of workshops shedding light on future aspirations in government work, was held within the framework of the comprehensive development march spearheaded by His Majesty King Hamad

  • GCC urged to keep up with world economic development

    May 15, 2018 8:45 AM 2

    Kuwait, May 15 (BNA): Kuwaiti Minister of Finance Nayef Al Hajraf said it is significant for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries to keep abreast of swift world economic development through uniform economic visions. Addressing the one-day meeting of the GCC Financial and Economic Cooperation Committee, held in Kuwait, the minister called on GCC countries

  • Arab Hope Makers Initiative winners rewarded

    May 15, 2018 8:45 AM 2

    Dubai, May 15 (BNA):: His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, honoured five of the finalists of the Arab Hope Makers initiative, awarding each of them AED 5 million. His Highness also crowned Mahmoud Wahid, from Egypt, as the Winner of 2018 edition of Arab Hope Makers Initiative, after

  • 40th BAS anniversary celebrated

    May 14, 2018 11:10 PM 1

    Manama, May 14 (BNA): The Bahrain Airport Services (BAS) has celebrated the 40th anniversary of its establishment. Deputy Premier His Highness Shaikh Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa patronized a ceremony to mark the occasion. Addressing the ceremony, he hailed BAS-led crucial role in proving comprehensive ground handling services and landmark development