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HM King praises Bahraini-Malaysian relations
Manama, July 20 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa highlighted the strength of Bahraini-Malaysian relations and military and defence cooperation. HM the King today received Malaysia’s Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein, who conveyed greetings of HM Sultan Mohammad V and Prime Minister Mohammad Abdul Razak to HM the King and to the people of Bahrain wishes of further progress and prosperity.
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Khalid bin Hamad League hailed
Manama, July 20 (BNA): Dr. Shaikh Saqr bin Salman Al Khalifa, Assistant Undersecretary for Youth Centres and Facilities in the Ministry of Youth and Sports Affairs, Deputy Chairman of the High Organising Committee of the Khalid bin Hamad League for Youth Centres, People with Disabilities and Girls, branded the League as a model for an integrated social and sporting programme.
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AFC president among 50 most powerful football figures
Manama, July 20 (BNA): Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President, FIFA Vice President Shaikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa has been ranked among the top 50 most influential football personalities in the world for 2017. The ESPN network has also ranked Shaikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa atop most influential football figures in the Asian continent.
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Shura Chairman congratulates SCW President
Manama, July 20 (BNA): Shura Council Chairman Ali bin Saleh Al-Saleh today sent a cable of congratulations to HRH Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, wife of HM the King, President of Supreme Council for Women (SCW), on the Family Law issued by a Royal Order.
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Speaker congratulates SCW President
Manama, July 20 (BNA): Council of Representatives Speaker Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla today sent a cable of congratulations to HRH Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, wife of HM the King, President of Supreme Council for Women (SCW), on the Family Law issued by a Royal Order.
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Labour minister receives UK ambassador
Manama, July 20 (BNA): Labour and Social Development Minister, Jameel bin Mohammed Ali Humaidan, received here today the UK Ambassador to Bahrain, Simon Martin, in the presence of the British consultants specialised in organising and assessing the work of civil society organisation and NGOs.
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NIHR to discuss disability rights provision
Manama, July 20 (BNA): The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights of the National Institution for Human Rights (NIHR), chaired by Maria Khoury, discussed a proposal on holding a discussion session to comprise a number of families of persons with disabilities and representatives from competent authorities to ensure rights of persons with disabilities are properly delivered.
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Royal Guard Commander receives Malaysian defence minister
Manama, July 20 (BNA): Royal Guard Commander, Brigadier-General, HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, received at his Majlis in the Al-Wadi Palace, the Malaysian Minister of Defence and Minister with Special Functions, Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, and his accompanying delegation.
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Commander-in-chief receives Malaysian defence minister
Manama, July 20 (BNA): Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF), Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, received here today the Malaysian Minister of Defence and Minister with Special Functions, Hishammuddin Tun Hussein, and his accompanying delegation.
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HRH Premier thanked by Saudi Crown Prince
Manama, July 20 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has received a cable of thanks from HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al-Saud in reply to his congratulations on his selection as Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia and appointment as Deputy Premier, as well as on keeping his post as a Defence Minister.
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