His Majesty sent a cable of condolences to Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel for the victims of the Cuban plane crash near Havana, which killed 110 passengers.
Deputy Premier Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa received Chinese Ambassador Anwaer and discussed relations.
Project in focus
Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Essam Khalaf, and Housing Minister Bassem Al Hamer held a meeting and discussed all aspects of the Al Buhair Housing Project, including the roads network, rainwater and groundwater.
Bahrain yesterday strongly condemned the attack on a church in Russia’s Chechnya republic that killed three people. Four people attacked the Orthodox church, killing two policemen and a churchgoer. The attackers were killed. The Foreign Ministry, in a statement, affirmed Bahrain’s solidarity with Chechnya in all its measures to combat terrorism and achieve security and safety for citizens.
Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan received Turkish Ambassador Kemal Demirciler and briefed him about the labour market reform scheme and other projects.