BDF Chief inspects military units
January 20, 2018

The Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Commander-in-Chief Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa inspected a number of military units and was briefed about development strides and work stages.

He hailed development and modernization plans being carried out to keep pace with assigned military duties and requirements, commending combat and administrative readiness.

The BDF Chief paid tribute to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, the Supreme Commander, hailing the royal support to"...

Solar energy milestone visited
January 20, 2018

Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussain bin Ali Mirza visited the Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Solar Park, the largest single-site solar park in the world, on the sidelines of his participation at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2018.

The minister was received by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Saeed bin Mohammed Al-Tayer, UAE Energy Ministry Undersecretary Dr. Matar Hamed Al-Nayadi and other senior officials, who gave a detailed presentation"...

Works ministry releases 4th quarterly statistics
January 20, 2018

Communications Director at the Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Fahad Buallay revealed that the Communications Directorate received 975 requests during the fourth quarter of 2017.

Buallay added that year 2017 witnessed a leap in the performance of the directorate, which resulted in them winning ‘Best Practice in Community Participation’s Award’ of the 2017 eGovernment Excellence Award.

The event was organized by the eGovernment under the patronage"...

Bahraini-Iraqi relations highlighted
January 20, 2018

A delegation from the Council of Representatives led by First Deputy Speaker, Ali Al Aradi, today held a meeting with Iraq’s Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al Jaafari.

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the Bahraini delegation’s visit to Iraq at the invitation of Iraq’s Council of Representatives.

Al Aradi commended the Bahraini-Iraqi relations binding the two countries backed by interest of both leaders, HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and President Fuad Masum, in"...

Royal patronage for conference on National Action Charter
January 20, 2018

Under the patronage of HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Council of Representatives in collaboration with the International Institute for Peace will organize a parliamentary conference to mark the annual anniversary of the National Action Charter titled 'National Action Charter: Prospects, sustainable development and peace'.

Speaker Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al Mulla welcomed the royal patronage of the event that recalls a historic national stage of Bahrain, when Bahrainis gathered around the royal leadership"...

SCE seeks to apply UNESCO programme
January 20, 2018

The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage, in collaboration with the Supreme Council for Environment (SCE), staged a workshop titled 'UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB)'.

A number of local and international experts participated in the workshop that was held on January 13-17 in Hawar Islands.
The workshop included a field tour in Hawar Islands to study ways to develop them in a sustainable manner and to preserve their natural resources to benefit Bahraini people.
The UNESCO’s"...