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  • King, PM and CP condemn terrorist attack

    May 14, 2018 11:10 PM 1

    Manama, May 14 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa sent a cable of condolences to Indonesian President Joko Widodo following the suicide attacks which hit the city of Surabaya. HM the King condemned in the strongest terms the heinous terrorist attack, extending deepest condolences to President Widodo, the victims’ bereaved families and the Indonesian

  • Safety and health standards stressed

    May 14, 2018 6:12 PM 3

    Manama, May 14 (BNA): Deputy Premier Shaikh Khalid bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa stressed Bahrain’s keenness on promoting professional safety and health and protecting lives at worksites. “Bahrain has always been in the vanguard in the region in implementing best practices and international safety and health standards”, he said. He commended leading national

  • Bahraini-British cultural relations discussed

    May 14, 2018 12:51 PM 1

    Manama, May 14 (BNA): President of Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities, Shaikh Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa, has received British Council Director General Richard Rose, and discussed promoting cultural relations. BACA President attached significance to the role of the British cultural presence in enrichening the local cultural activities

  • Cassation President receives Bahraini judge

    May 14, 2018 9:54 AM 2

    Manama, May 14 (BNA): President of Court of Cassation, Deputy President of the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC), Chancellor Abdulla bin Hassan Ahmed Al Buainain, has received Judge Saud Abdul Aziz Al Malki of the Higher Civil Court, who presented a copy of his Master's thesis obtained from the University of Bahrain entitled (Procedural judgements for terrorist

  • Premier hails Bahrain-Philippines ties

    May 13, 2018 9:26 PM 2

    Manama, May 13 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa hailed strong bilateral relations binding Bahrain and the Philippines, lauding joint ties which are based on understanding and mutual respect. The Premier was speaking as he received at Gudaibiya Palace the Republic of Philippine’s Secretary of Foreign Affairs

  • Bahrain condemns Paris terror attack

    May 13, 2018 9:26 PM 2

    Manama, May 13 (BNA): Bahrain condemned the terrorist attack which took place in Paris, France, leaving one woman dead and others wounded. The Foreign Ministry extended sincere condolences to the victims' families and wished the injured speedy recovery, affirming Bahrain’s solidarity of the Kingdom of Bahrain with the friendly French Republic in its efforts

  • Deputy Premier to patronise workshop

    May 13, 2018 9:26 PM 2

    Manama, May 13 (BNA): The final Government-run workshop will be held on Tuesday (May 15, 2018). Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al-Khalifa will chair the workshop under the theme “Future Aspirations”. The policies and initiatives which were set during the first three workshops will be endorsed. The workshops were chaired by the deputies

  • Speaker receives Chinese ambassador

    May 13, 2018 2:33 PM 2

    Manama, May 13 (BNA): Speaker of the Council of Representatives, Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla, has stressed the depth of the deep-rooted Bahraini-Chinese relations, under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and President Xi Jinping of China. While receiving the newly-appointed Chinese Ambassador to Bahrain, An Wa'er, Al-Mulla asserted

  • Achievements in renewable energy to be highlighted

    May 13, 2018 1:49 PM 2

    May 13 (BNA): Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussain Mirza will speak about Bahrain’s achievements in renewable energy and its progress towards achieving the goals of sustainable development, especially that of clean energy and steps taken by the government in encouraging investment in the field for comprehensive development. Dr. Mirza

  • New AMA International School premises opened

    May 12, 2018 8:14 PM

    Manama, May 12 (BNA): Shaikh Khalifa bin Rashid Al-Khalifa patronized the opening of the new premises of the AMA International School. He also laid the foundation stone for the Athena School for students with special needs in Isa Town. The Ceremony was attended by the Special envoy of the Philippine President to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member