Manama, Oct. 8 (BNA): President of Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa received today Japanese Ambassador to Bahrain Hideki Ito.
They discussed ways of boosting bilateral cooperation in the cultural field.
Shaikha Mai praised the Japanese presence in Bahrain's cultural momentum, pointing out strong cultural cooperation between both countries.
The Japanese ambassador thanked Shaikha Mai for the good welcome, stressing the importance of promoting cultural values and the role of culture in preserving human heritage. He praised the cultural movement in Bahrain, affirming Japan's continuous presence in the kingdom's cultural activities.
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BNA 1415 GMT 2018/10/08