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  • GCC Secretary General receives UN Special Envoy for Yemen

    September 2, 2018 3:51 PM 5

    Riyadh, Sept. 2 (BNA): Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Abdellatif bin Rashid Al Zayani received at the Secretariat General headquarters in Riyadh the UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths. They discussed the efforts made to resume political negotiations between the Yemeni sides which are set to be held in Geneva

  • HRH Premier's keenness to promote social ties hailed

    September 2, 2018 3:13 PM 5

    Manama, Sep. 2 (BNA): HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, today at the Gudaibiya Palace, received Jafaar bin Rajab and a number of his brothers who presented to HRH the Premier a book titled (An overview of the history of Matam bin Rajab), one of the oldest social institutions that played a key role in enriching social, cultural

  • Minister congratulates King, Premier, Crown Prince

    September 2, 2018 11:33 AM 5

    Manama, Sept. 2 (BNA): Youth and Sports Affairs Minister Hesham bin Mohammed Al Jowder congratulated His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, on Bahrain

  • Daniela achieves fourth Ironman 70.3 World title

    September 2, 2018 10:40 AM 4

    Cape Town, Sept. 2 (BNA): Daniela Ryf has successfully defended her Ironman 70.3 World Championship a second time, taking top honours in Port Elizabeth, South Africa with a time of 4:01:12. This has solidified her place in IRONMAN history as she becomes the first to win the Ironman 70.3 World Championship four times. The Swiss faced a formidable challenge

  • Minister receives Pakistani ambassador's credentials copy

    September 2, 2018 10:40 AM 4

    Manama, Sept. 2 (BNA): Foreign Affairs Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa received today Afzaal Mahmood who presented a copy of his credentials as Ambassador-Designate of Pakistan to Bahrain. During the meeting, the minister welcomed the ambassador-designate and praised the progress of the friendly relations between the Kingdom

  • Head of Lawsuit Management Office appointed

    September 2, 2018 9:12 AM 4

    Manama, Sept. 2 (BNA): Court of Cassation Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Judiciary Council, Abdullah bin Hasan Al Buainain, issued today decision 72/2018 appointing Judge Jawahir Adel Mohamed Abdulrahman as head of the Civil and Commercial Lawsuit Management Office. She will be the first head of the Civil and Commercial Lawsuit Management

  • Kuwaiti Amir to visit Washington: US envoy

    September 2, 2018 7:12 AM 4

    Kuwait, Sept 2 (BNA): US Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence Silverman said "His Highness the Amir Shaikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah's visit to Washington and meeting with President Donald Trump reflected strong and sustainable partnership between the two countries." Silverman, in a statement on occasion of HH the Amir's "working visit" and meeting with Trump

  • Sharjah to host International Narrators Forum

    September 2, 2018 6:18 AM 4

    Sharjah, Sept. 2 (BNA): The Sharjah Institute of Heritage (SIH) has announced that the 18th edition of the Sharjah International Narrators Forum (SINF) will begin on September 24 and will take place at Sharjah Expo. Encouraging participation of the world’s renowned narrators, the SINF focuses on creatives and artwork of these well established artists

  • Joint coalition issues statement

    September 1, 2018 5:22 PM 4

    Riyadh, Sept.1 (BNA): The Joint Forces Command of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen has viewed today (Saturday, 01 SEP 2018) the findings of the Joint Incidents Assessment Team (JIAT) regarding allegations surrounding one of the operations carried out by Coalition Forces on (9 August, 2018) in Sa’dah Governorate, the conclusions of (JIAT)

  • Abu Dhabi Police launch new unit to handle nuclear emergency response

    August 31, 2018 7:36 PM 4

    Abu Dhabi, Aug. 31 (BNA): The Abu Dhabi Police have established a new unit for nuclear security in its organisational structure to respond to nuclear emergencies and provide smart services with high professionalism and efficiency so as to protect the community and its institutions, UAE news agency (WAM) reported. Located at Ruwais Police Station of the Dhafra