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National Day Festival preparations underway at BIC
Manama, Oct. 18 (BNA): With the support of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) has begun its preparations for this year’s BIC National Day Festival.
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Toyota triumph in Fuji as Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain nears at BIC
Manama, Oct. 16 (BNA): Toyota Gazoo Racing earned a one-two finish at its home race in Japan on Sunday as the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) inched closer to the season-ending Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain.
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Korea to host 2018 Winter Olympics
Manama, Oct. 15 (BNA): Supreme Council of Youth and Sports secretary-general Abdulrahman Askars has met the Korean Ambassador to Bahrain, Hyunmo Koo.
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TRA: 98% mobile users have access to internet
Manama, Oct. 14 (BNA): Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) Bahrain has published its latest Telecommunications Services Residential Market Survey report.
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BIC to host E K Kanoo Drag, Drift Night on Monday
Manama, Oct. 12 (BNA): Bahrain International Circuit (BIC), "The Home of Motorsport in the Middle East", has set the stage for another exciting year-round campaign of activities for race enthusiasts to enjoy.
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Air sports federation holds meeting
Manama, Oct. 12 (BNA): Supreme Council for Youth and Sports deputy general secretary and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) general secretary Abdulrahman Askar attended the first meeting of the newly-selected Bahrain Air Sports Federation at Grove Hotel in Amwaj, in Muharraq.
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Bahrain fall 2-1 to Taiwan
Taiwan, Oct 10. (BNA): Bahrain national football team lost 2-1 to hosts Taiwan in their Group E qualifier for Asian Football Confederation Asian Cup which will be held in 2019. Bahrain took the lead when striker Mahmoud Abdullatif scored the first goal 19 minutes into the match which was played today in Taipei Hosts Taiwan staged a comeback to seal the final score through two late goals at the final minutes of the second half.
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Ambassador to UK presents Bahrain horse racing trophy
London, Oct. 9 (BNA): Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Bahrain’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom, awarded the winner of the Kingdom Of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse. The Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes was the feature race which is a Group 1 race for fillies and mares aged three-years- old and over. The race was won by Roly Poly ridden by Ryan Moore.
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Bahraini athletes shine in Asian triathlon championship
Manama, Oct. 9 (BNA): The Bahrain National Triathlon Team won the gold medal for women in the West Asian Championship held in Aqaba. Athlete Samira Al-Bitar completed the race which comprised 750 m swimming, 20 km cycling and 5 km running at a record time of 01.06 hours. Compatriot athletes Omar Hamza and Mohammed Mubarak also won the silver and bronze medals in the youth category, for the same distance.
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Shaikh Nasser praises Gulf Air’s IRONMAN Championship sponsorship
Manama, Oct. 9 (BNA): HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee, praised the national carrier Gulf Air’s sponsorship of the IRONMAN 70.3 Middle East Championship Bahrain, to be launched on November 25, 2017.
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