Dragon City sign MoU with RCO
September 25, 2017

Dragon City has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Royal Charity Organisation (RCO).

The agreement was signed Wednesday, September 20, under which the 'Dragon Charity Fund' will contribute to aid the less than well-off members of society.

Established by His Majesty King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa in 2001, the Royal Charity Organization sponsors widows and orphans, in addition to caring for the elderly and those with special needs. The organisation provides social, health"...

Representatives Council, UoB sign memo
September 25, 2017

Representatives Council Speaker Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al Malla stressed parliamentary support to higher education in Bahrain, praising the role of the universities in providing different types of knowledge and training as well as grooming the students for the labour market. He was speaking as he received today President of the University of Bahrain (UoB) Dr. Riyadh Yusef Hamza, Deputy President for Academic Programmes and Higher Studies Dr. Wahib Al Nasser and Deputy President for Information Technology Services and Administrative"...

National ICT achievements highlighted
September 25, 2017

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today at Al-Safriyah Palace received Teresa Carlson, Vice President of Worldwide Public Sector at Amazon Web Services, also Head of strategy, operations, sales and business development at Amazon, on the sidelines of her participation in Technology Week activities.

HM the king praised the existing cooperation with Amazon, stressing Bahrain’s interest in developing the role of this vital sector.

HM the King pointed out the solid ICT infrastructure available"...

Majlises role in promoting development process underlined
September 25, 2017

Southern Governor HH Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa has visited majlises of Shaikh Ali bin Jabir bin Hamoud Al Khalifa and Shaikh Salman bin Khalid bin Mohammed Al Khalifa and praised Bahrainis' keenness on communicating and opening their majlises to guests.

The governor stressed the role of majlises in passing the experiences of parents and grandparents and genuine values stemmed from Islam and Arab customs to benefit the development process witnessed by the Kingdom of Bahrain.


Industry Minister receives Tamkeen Chief Executive
September 25, 2017

Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Zayed bin Rashid Al Zayani met today with Chief Executive of the Labour Fund (Tamkeen) Dr. Ibrahim Janahi, in the presence of the ministry's Undersecretary for Industrial Affairs Osama Mohammed Al Orayedh, Chief Executive of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority Shaikh Khalid bin Humood Al Khalifa and a number of officials from both sides.

They discussed issues of common interest and the initiatives taken by both sides to carry out the government's strategies"...

Elmar Mammadyarov had bilateral meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain
September 25, 2017
Foreign minister Elmar Mammadyarov on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly had bilateral meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain H.E Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Bin Mohamed Al Khalifa. During the meeting the sides discussed the development of relations between the two countries in political, economic, cultural, tourism and humanitarian spheres and ways to strengthen cooperation within international organizations. Minister Elmar Mammadyarov mentioned that by the Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan H.E Mr. Ilham Aliyev 2017 was declared the Year of Islamic Solidarity in Azerbaijan and spoke about the events held in this context. The development of cooperation in the field of tourism and the significant increase in the number of tourists from Bahrain and Gulf Cooperation Council countries to Azerbaijan was greatly appreciated. Elmar......