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Saqer Shaheen the new Vice-Chairman of LMRA Board of Directors
Manama, May 10 (BNA) -- Labor market regulatory authority (LMRA)’s board of directors approved the appointment of Representative of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Saqer Shaheen as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Vice-President of Administrative and Financial Affairs Raji Abdulrahman as the Acting Chief Executive pending the appointment of a new Chief Executive. The board members also agreed on assigning the Chairman of the Board as an official spokesman to the media exclusively for the council.
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HM King Hamad Ratifies Customs Agreements
Manama, May 10. (BNA) – His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today issued Royal Decree 40 for this year, ratifying the Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement between the Customs agencies of the U.S. and Bahrain signed in Washington on November 5, 2010.
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HM King Hamad Issues Decree
Manama, May 10. (BNA) - His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today issued Royal Decree 42 for this year, appointing Abdulrahman Sadiq Askar as Director General of Youth Affairs at the General Organisation of Youth and Sport.
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Two hundreds and ninety three workers dismissed in BAPCO
Manama, May 10 (BNA) -- Energy Minister Dr. Abdul Hussain bin Ali Mirza announced today that Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO) discharged it’s Head of Workers Union and 11 other members of the board of directors, that were transferred to prosecution to receive criminal punishment. Two hundred and ninety three employees were also dismissed, and fifty others are currently in custody. Seventeen other employees received final warnings, while four others received written warnings.
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HRH Premier Receives More Condolatory Cables
Manama, May 10. (BNA) - His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa today received more condolatory cables from leaders and senior officials of friendly countries following the death of Her Highness Shaikha Moaza bint Hamad Al Khalifa.
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Interior Minister Receives New Indian Ambassador
Manama, May 10. (BNA) - Interior Minister Lt. General Shaikha Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa received here today, in the presence of the Public Security Chief Major Tariq Mubarak bin Daina, the newly-appointed Indian Ambassador to Bahrain Mohan Kumar. Shaikh Rashid welcomed the new Ambassador, wishing him every success in his new duties.
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HRH Premier Receives Cable of Condolences from Hareth Al Dhari
Manama, May 10. (BNA) - His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa today received a cable of condolences from the President of the Association of Muslim Scholars in Iraq following Shaikh Hareth Suleiman Al Dhari the death of Her Highness Shaikha Moaza bint Hamad Al Khalifa. In the cable, he offered his heartfelt condolences and consolation to HRH Premier, praying Allah Almighty to rest the Late Shaikha Moaza’s soul in eternal peace.
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Foreign Minister Receives Copies of the Thai Ambassador
Manama, May 10. (BNA) - Foreign Affairs Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa received this morning a copy of the credentials of the newly appointed Thai Ambassador to Bahrain Mr. Vichai Varasirikul. The Foreign Minister wished Vichai Varasirikul a successful mission so as to boost bonds of friendship and cooperation ties between Bahrain and Thailand.
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Bahraini Doctor reveals the truth of a fabricated report by a well-known lawyer
Manama, May. 10 (BNA) -- A Bahraini doctor revealed the falsification of facts about the security man martyr during the recent unrest which was reported by a well-known lawyer who betrayed the country that enabled his success. In the "Open Dialogue with Saeed Al Ahmad" show which is viewed every Monday evening on Bahrain TV, the doctor declared that the security man had departed before arriving to the hospital in result of a head injury, noting that those requested to transfer his body to the mortuary department refused and transferred him to the emergency room instead where reporters sprung with photo shots and filming, ignoring all hospital’s legal coroners procedures.
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Shaikh Fawaz receives Kuwaiti ambassador
Manama, May 10 (BNA) -- President of Information Affairs Authority (IAA) Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa received today Kuwaiti ambassador to the Kingdom Shaikh Azzam bin Mubarak Al Sabah.
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