Jordanian-Moroccan relations reviewed

Amman, Aug. 10 (BNA): King Abdulla II Jordan today received a phone call from King Mohammed VI of Morocco. They discussed bilateral relations, as well as the latest regional developments, Jordanian News Agency (Petra) reported. W H Q BNA 1440 GMT 2016/08/10 Source: Jordanian-Moroccan relations reviewed Facebook Comments

GCC integration in labour, trade union field discussed

Manama, Aug. 10 (BNA): Director General of the Executive Bureau of the GCC Labour and Social Affairs Ministers Dr. Amer Al Hijri received Chairman of the Executive Council of Bahrain Free Labour Union Federation Yaqoob Yussef Mohammed and Secretary General Osama Salman Hassan. They discussed boosting GCC integration in the labour and trade union field, […]

UAE reiterated to international efforts in Yemen

Abu Dhabi, Aug. 10 (BNA): Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash the Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed and discussed developments in Yemen and prospects of the political solution based on the Gulf Initiative, relevant UN Security Council (UNSC) resolutions, especially Resolution 2216. UAE […]

Legislative role highlighted

Manama, Aug 10 (BNA): The Southern Governorate, in collaboration with the Community Outreach Committee at the Council of Representatives’ Secretariat, has staged the women’s monthly meeting title (The legislative process in the Kingdom of Bahrain and key achievements of the Council of Representatives). MP Dr. Jameela Al-Sammak attended. Areej Matooq gave an overview of the […]

BIPD concludes training programme

Manama, Aug 10 (BNA): Bahrain Institute for Political Development (BIPD) today concluded a training programme hosted the first group of students, age group 12-16 years, participating in the Royal Academy of police summer camp. The training programme was held on 7-10 August. It comprised a number of lectures and activities targeted raising the political and […]

BACA President receives Youth and Sport Affairs Minister

Manama, Aug. 10 (BNA): President of Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed Al Khalifa received Youth and Sport Affairs Minister Hesham bin Mohammed Al Jowder and discussed with him mainly the restoration of the historical Bahrain Club in Muharraq by the Youth and Sport Affairs Ministry. Shaikha Mai stressed that […]

Mumtalakat acquires equity stake in Envirogen Group

Manama, Aug. 10 (BNA): Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company Mumtalakat (“Mumtalakat”), the investment arm of the Kingdom of Bahrain, announces its acquisition of a significant equity stake in a UK-based specialised water treatment company, Envirogen Group S.A. (“Envirogen”).The acquisition was completedalongside Gecos Invest S.A. and Hermes GPE Environmental Innovation Fund LP through a joint investment syndicate […]

Oilfield leakage controlled

Kuwait, Aug. 10 (BNA): Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) said the oil leakage that occurred yesterday at a drilling rig in Al-Ahmadi oilfield had been controlled. The accident on Wednesday neither affected the production, nor inflicted any injuries, affirmed the KOC official spokesman, Emad Al-Sultan. The leak happened at rig BWD-133 during a drilling operation and […]