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AGU e-learning specialist wins prize
Abu Dhabi, Apr. 26 (BNA): Mr. Arpan Stephen, e-Learning specialist at the College of Medicine and Medical Sciences in the Arabian Gulf University won the First Prize in Excellence in Leadership in Higher Education at Bett MEA Awards 2018 held in Abu Dhabi. Bett is a global leader in Educational Conferences and Leadership Summits that are organised every year on large scale in different parts of the country. Their main event happens in London every year which attracts around 37000 visitors and is the largest educational exhibition and summit in the world. The primary focus is the latest advancement in Educational technology. Bett MEA 2018 was the 3rd year of Bett Middle East and Africa that was held under the patronage of His Highness SHeikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of the ABu Dhabi Executive council in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) and Microsofton 23rd and 24th of April at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in Abu Dhabi that targeted the Middle East and Africa Region.
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Industry Minister meets Kuwaiti counterpart
Kuwait, Apr. 26 (BNA): Industry, Commerce and Tourism Minister Zayed bin Rashid Al Zayani met today with his Kuwaiti counterpart Khalid Nasser Al-Rawdhan, on the sidelines of the 25th session of the Arab Industrial Development and Mining Organisation (AIDMO) General Assembly. The meeting was attended by Board Chairman of Kuwait's National Fund for Small and Medium Enterprises Abdullah Hamad Al Jawa'an, Bahrain's Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Undersecretary for Industrial Affairs Osama Mohammed Al Arayadh and Assistant Undersecretary for Industrial Development Abdulkarim Ahmed Al-Rashid.
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Commander-in-Chief inspects BDF unit
Manama, Apr. 26 (BNA): Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa paid an inspection visit today to a BDF unit and got informed about its combat and administrative readiness as well as the duties assigned with it.
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Chief-of-Staff receives PSJF commander
Manama, Apr. 26 (BNA): BDF Chief-of-Staff Lt-General Dhiyab bin Saqr Al Nuaimi received Major-General Waleed bin Falih Al Zhahiri, Commander of the Peninsula Shield Joint Forces.
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Bahrain participates in international conference
Brussels, Apr. 26 (BNA): The Kingdom of Bahrain participated in the Second Brussels Conference "Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region" which was held in Brussels, Belgium on Wednesday April 25, 2018.
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Derasat holds consultation workshop
Manama, Apr. 26 (BNA): Dr. Shaikh Abdullah bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa, Undersecretary for International Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Bahrain Centre for Strategic, International and Energy Studies "Derasat" has confirmed that the Kingdom of Bahrain under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa pays great attention to scientific research as the foundation of development and the future which goes in line with Bahrain Economic Vision 2030 to promote optimal investment in the human element and provide appropriate and stimulating environment for growth and innovation based on the principles of sustainability, competitiveness and equity.
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Bahrain SDGs progress commended
Manama, Apr. 26 (BNA): Amin El-Sharkawi, United Nations Resident Coordinator, has affirmed the United Nations’ commitment to the 2030 Agenda and the 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs).
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HM King ratifies, issues five laws
Manama, Apr. 26 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has ratified and issued Laws 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14/2018.
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HM King commutes death sentences to life in prison
Manama, Apr. 26 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa the Supreme Commander ratified the Court of Cassation ruling dated April 25 in the Terror Case 1/2017 and reduced the death penalty to life in jail term against four convicts. The decision is pursuant to Article 41 of the Constitution of the Kingdom of Bahrain and Article 84 of the Military Judiciary Law issued by Law Decree 34/2002, Chief of Military Judiciary Dr. Major-General Yousef Rashid Flaifel said.
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National Guard staff director receives PSJF commander
Manama, Apr. 26 (BNA): The Director of Staff of the National Guard, Major-General Shaikh Abdulaziz bin Saud Al Khalifa, today received Major-General Waleed Falih Al Zhahery the Commander of the Peninsula Shield Joint Forces and his accompanying delegation.
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