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Speaker hails royal support to education

April 12, 2021
finance & economy

Manama, Apr.11 (BNA): Council of Representatives Speaker Fawzia bint Abdulla Zainal hailed His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa’s support to education and digital learning.

In a statement today, she praised the royal vision which aims to promote investment in artificial intelligence and benefit societies, describing education as the cornerstone of development and progress.

She stressed the importance of the UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICT in Education, which marks its 12th edition.

She said that the award builds on other international initiatives spearheaded by HM the King, hailing Bahrain’s keenness on promoting education and using modern technologies to serve humanity.

She commended the announcement of the winners of the 2020 edition which focuses on artificial intelligence as the world continues to grapple with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).