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NIHR fourth annual report highlighted
Manama, Feb. 6 (BNA): The Kingdom of Bahrain has experienced major changes towards fostering democracy, entrenching the foundations of the state of law, and building an integrated legislative and legal system, actual practices and public institutions to promote human rights since His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa's Accession to Throne in 1999.
2017/02/06 More
Khalid bin Hamad honours Paralympic athletes
Manama, Dec. 13 (BNA): His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa the First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council of Youth and Sports and Honorary President of Bahrain Paralympic Athletics Association, has attended the conclusive ceremony of the Association's festival.
2016/12/13 More
Bahrain, Turkey aim to boost trade volume to $1 billion
Manama, Nov. 2 (BNA): Turkey's Custom and Trade Minister, Bulent Tufenkci has hailed the wise directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa during his recent visit to the Turkish Republic and meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
2016/11/02 More
Bahrain witnesses 10% surge in tourist arrivals
By Nayla Barakat Manama, Oct. 19 (BNA): Bahrain has witnessed a 10 per cent increase in the number of tourist arrivals in the past two years and the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) is targeting a two per cent growth of visitors to the country, a senior official at the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority said in a statement.
2016/10/19 More
Call centre to cut queues, waiting time at health facilities
By Nayla Barakat Manama, Oct. 15 (BNA): A national Call Centre to cut down long queues of patients and waiting time in the health centres of Bahrain has been established by the Ministry of Health.
2016/10/15 More
AAOIFI, UAE's SCA sign cooperation agreement
Manama, June 8 (BNA): In an official visit to the United Arab Emirates, the Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) has inked a memorandum of cooperation with the UAE’s Securities and Commodities Authority (UAE's SCA).
2016/06/08 More
BIPD launches training programme for university youth
Manama, Feb. 16 (BNA): Out of its strong belief in the role of youth and their impact on the future of the political process and democratic march in the Kingdom of Bahrain and to activate the role of the largest segment of the Bahraini society and contribute to the preparation of youth leaders, politically qualified and able to participate in public affairs in a sustainable way as well as to disseminate political and human rights awareness and values of citizenship and belonging among young people, the Bahrain Institute for Political Development (BIPD) launched a training programme for university youth.
2016/02/16 More
Sultanate of Oman's electricity, water production boosted
Muscat, Dec. 13 (BNA): The Sultanate of Oman's total production of electricity increased to more than 25.4 thousand GW, logging a 12.1% increase as at the end of September 2015 compared to the production recorded in 2014.
2015/12/13 More
INJAZ Al-Arab Young Entrepreneurs Competition concludes
Manama, Dec. 3 (BNA): I NJAZ Al-Arab, a member of Junior Achievement Worldwide (JAW), concluded the ninth edition of the annual INJAZ Al-Arab Young Arab Entrepreneurs Competition.
2015/12/03 More
Bahrain to host WIBC2015
Manama, Nov. 12 (BNA): The World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) 2015 will gather seasoned economists, asset managers and investment bankers who will provide a holistic view of asset allocation opportunities for 2016 - covering key countries and regions, energy, commodities and currencies for the 1200 delegates in attendance this December.
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