Friday, July 19, 2019

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    Security and social awareness exhibition
    09-07-2019 10:25 AM
  • <p>Water bottles, snacks and fruits were distributed as &lsquo;Beat the heat&rsquo; initiative organised by Discover Islam Thai group in association with Pocari Sweat ion supply drink, Bahrain Pharmacy and Dream Gold Jewellery.</p>
<p>Around 200 workers at Bokhowa Construction labour accommodation in Tubli received the food and drink packets.</p>
    ‘Beat the heat’ initiative continues
    08-07-2019 12:48 PM
  • <p>Water bottles, snacks and fruits were distributed as &lsquo;Beat the heat&rsquo; initiative organised by Discover Islam Thai group in association with Pocari Sweat ion supply drink, Bahrain Pharmacy and Dream Gold Jewellery.</p>
<p>Around 200 workers at Bokhowa Construction labour accommodation in Tubli received the food and drink packets.</p>
    ‘Beat the heat’ initiative continues
    08-07-2019 12:48 PM
  • ‘Beat the heat’ initiative continues
    08-07-2019 12:48 PM
  • ‘Beat the heat’ initiative continues
    08-07-2019 12:48 PM
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    BDF task force honoured
    08-07-2019 09:00 AM
  • <p>A BDF contingent taking part in the Saudi-led Arab Coalition’s Operation Restoring Hope was honoured during a ceremony held at the Isa Airbase under the patronage of Royal Guard Commander Major General Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa.&nbsp;</p><div>He deputised Royal Guard Deputy Commander Maj Gen Hamad Khalifa Al Nuaimi to honour the taskforce.</div><div><br></div><div>He presented the medals, bestowed by His Majesty King Hamad, the Supreme Commander, on BDF officers, non-commissioned officers and the taskforce servicemen in recognition of their patriotism, professionalism and discipline.</div><div><br></div><div>Senior BDF officers and families of the servicemen were present.</div>
    BDF task force honoured
    08-07-2019 09:00 AM
  • <div><i>Officials, staff and donors at the donation drive.</i></div>
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<p>More than 100 people took part in a blood donation camp organised by People&rsquo;s Forum in association with Shifa Al Jazeera Medical Centre at Salmaniya Medical Complex.&nbsp;</p>
<div>The event was inaugurated by Shifa medical director Dr Salman Ali Ghareeb and forum president Azad J P. Free check cards were issued to the donors.&nbsp;</div>
    Blood donation drive
    08-07-2019 09:08 AM
  • <div><i>Participants at the camp.</i></div>
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<p>More than 150 people attended a two-day free eye check-up camp organised by Discover Islam in association with Al Hilal Multi Specialty Medical Centre, Manama.&nbsp;</p>
<div>The event was held at the medical centre&rsquo;s premises in Adliya.&nbsp;</div>
    150 people attend two-day free eye check-up camp
    08-07-2019 09:01 AM
  • <div><i>Volunteers with the goods at the event.</i></div>
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<p>Dry ration such as rice, oil, sugar and milk powder was distributed to nearly 70 workers at a labour camp in Zinj.&nbsp;</p>
<div>The initiative was part of the Indian Community Relief Fund&rsquo;s Workers&rsquo; Welfare Project and was organised in co-ordination with AXA Insurance staff and other volunteers.&nbsp;</div>
    Dry ration distribution
    08-07-2019 08:54 AM
  • <p>Bahrain will host, for the first time, The Wizard of Oz show on August 13, marking Eid Al Adha holiday.&nbsp;</p>
<div>It will be staged at Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, featuring breath-taking special effects, dazzling choreography and classic songs, said Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority chief executive Shaikh Khalid bin Humood Al Khalifa.</div>
    Bahrain to host 'The Wizard of Oz' show
    08-07-2019 08:56 AM
  • <p><em>His Majesty meets the Premier and the Crown Prince</em></p>
<p>National development was the subject of a high-level meeting as His Majesty King Hamad yesterday met His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier, at Safriya Palace.</p>
<p>The King recognised the efforts of both the Premier and the Crown Prince to develop government work and boost the development process for Bahrain and its people.</p>
    King meets Premier and Crown Prince
    08-07-2019 08:58 AM
  • A networking lunch for the Bahrain media community was hosted by Bahrain World Trade Center (BWTC) and Moda Mall to acknowledge support and positive exposure for the two iconic properties. Hosted at Abd El Wahab restaurant in Moda Mall, the event was attended by BWTC and Moda Mall real estate management head Paul Nathan, representatives of the two properties’ new managing agent, Savills led by senior asset manager Donald Bradley, media professionals and social media influencers.
    Bahrain World Trade Center hosts networking lunch for Bahrain media community
    08-07-2019 01:11 AM
  • <p>Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa met Saudi Arabia&rsquo;s Foreign Affairs Ministry communication centre director general Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Towayan.&nbsp;</p>
<div>They discussed historic relations between the two kingdoms which continue to develop in all fields.&nbsp;</div>
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<div>The minister praised the development of the Saudi media diplomacy, noting the efforts of Mr Al Towayan in this regard.</div>
    Foreign Minister meets Saudi Foreign Ministry's official
    08-07-2019 09:15 AM
  • <p>BDF Commander-in-Chief Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa met Saudi Ambassador Dr Abdullah bin Abdul-Malik Al Shaikh and discussed bilateral ties.</p>
    BDF Commander-in-Chief meets Saudi ambassador
    08-07-2019 09:10 AM
  • <p>Supreme Council for Youth and Sports first deputy chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee President Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa yesterday met at Al Wadi Palace British Ambassador Simon Martin.</p>
<p>He discussed development of Mixed Martial Arts in Bahrain and the UK and reviewed ways of further developing it in both countries.</p>
    MMA developments in Bahrain and UK discussed
    07-07-2019 08:52 AM
  • MMA developments in Bahrain and UK discussed
    07-07-2019 08:52 AM
  • <p>Gulf Downstream Association (GDA) held its second quarterly board of directors meeting at its Manama headquarters. Members reviewed and affirmed the association’s plan and its strong, continued progress over the past three months in further building the membership base and bringing together leaders from across the regional and global downstream industry for knowledge sharing and collaboration to accelerate development and support sustainable growth.</p>
    GDA board meeting
    07-07-2019 00:31 AM
  • <p>Interior Minister General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa yesterday received South Korean Ambassador Koo Hyunmo, in the presence of Public Security chief Major General Tariq Al Hassan. They discussed bilateral relations.</p>
    South Korean ties discussed
    07-07-2019 00:14 AM
  • <p>The 11th edition of the Bahrain Summer Festival has so far attracted more than 16,000 people in its first week. The Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities is organising the festival at the Nakhool Tent in Riffa. The month-long event showcases cultural, educational and entertainment programmes. A number of workshops will be held on the sidelines of the festival.</p>
    Good crowd for first week of Bahrain Summer Festival
    06-07-2019 00:18 AM
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    Good crowd for first week of Bahrain Summer Festival
    06-07-2019 00:18 AM
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    Good crowd for first week of Bahrain Summer Festival
    06-07-2019 00:18 AM
  • <p>Little Pearls Nursery celebrated its third annual day and graduation ceremony at The Grove – Amwaj Islands. Students from more than 30 nationalities and their teachers showcased performances as part of the event, where pupils also received certificates from Bahraini community personality Amira Ismail. The pre-school located in Hidd is an initiative of Global Educational Solutions with branches in the UK, the UAE, Bahrain, Malaysia and India. Above, the young graduates.</p>
    Nursery celebrates annual day and graduation ceremony
    06-07-2019 00:15 AM
  • <p>Some of the students performing on stage.</p>
    Nursery celebrates annual day and graduation ceremony
    06-07-2019 00:15 AM
  • <p>New members of the Indian Club Toastmasters’ executive committee have assumed office. In an installation ceremony held at the Caesar’s Hotel, Adliya, the members took their oath of office. The new team is headed by Prajwal Dittekoppa (president), Srinath Srinivasan (vice-president education), Vijay Bhatia (vice-president membership), Suneesh Kallinkeel (vice-president public relation), Chacko Joseph (secretary), Hari Prasad (treasurer) and Viswanathan Bhaskaran (sergeant at arms). Members and their families attended the event with Indian Club president Stalin Joseph who was chief guest. Above, new members with guests and club officials.</p>
    New toastmasters panel takes office
    06-07-2019 00:00 AM
  • <p>Staff who worked for five to 20 years with Al Baraka Banking Group were honoured at a lunch gathering at the Gulf Hotel. President and chief executive Adnan Ahmed Yousif, members of the executive committee and senior officials praised the staff’s contribution and gifts were presented to the honoured employees.</p>
    Long-serving staff honoured
    06-07-2019 00:01 AM
  • <p>His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier, yesterday chaired a meeting of the government executive committee. Plans to improve traffic movement, progress of the National Health Insurance Scheme and Benayat, the streamlined process for issuing building permits, were discussed.</p>
    Crown Prince chairs key meeting
    05-07-2019 02:14 AM
  • <p>A farewell party was hosted by Le Meridien City Centre Bahrain for one of its top management. The Westin City Centre Bahrain and Le Meridien’s complex general manager Anna Marie Dowling will be moving to Muscat to take on a new role after working at her current position for over three years. The event was attended by key business partners, media personnel and fellow hoteliers. Le Meridien’s menu was also showcased at the event, inspired by the European aperitif culture. Above, Ms Dowling, front row, centre, with guests and members of staff at the event.</p>
    Farewell party for hotel complex's general manager
    05-07-2019 01:47 AM
  • <p>Labour and Social Development Minister Jameel Humaidan yesterday visited the Aisha Early Intervention Centre in Galali and was briefed about its services. The facility has the capacity to support 120 people suffering from mental and physical disability, autism and Down syndrome so as to be integrated into public schools and other educational establishments. Centre president Aisha Al Hamer and other officials, teachers and administrative staff were present.</p>
    Labour minister visits educational institution
    05-07-2019 01:07 AM
  • <p>BDF Commander-in-Chief Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa yesterday inspected a military unit and was briefed about combat readiness and weaponry.</p>
    BDF chief inspects military unit
    05-07-2019 01:13 AM