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  • <p>An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar. Held under the patronage of Kuwaiti Ambassador and the dean of diplomatic corps, Shaikh Azzam Mubarak Al Sabah, the Identity exhibition features around 20 artworks that explore the themes of personality and self. It will be open for public viewing until March 3, from 9am to 7pm on weekdays and 4pm to 8pm on weekends.</p>
    An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • An exhibition of work by Kuwaiti artist May Al Saad opened at Akkas Gallery, in Saar
    19-02-2018 12:19 PM
  • A staff party was organised by the Bahrain Pharmacy and General Store for its employees at the Bapco Club, Awali. It was attended by chief executive Dr Abadulmajeed Al Awadhi, management and staff. The event featured raffle draws and games with prizes that included a BD250 airline ticket, TV, laptop, mobile, telephone and more. Above, employees and officials at the event.
    Staff party for Bahrain Pharmacy and General Store employees
    18-02-2018 00:27 AM
  • <p>Thirty Bahrain Red Crescent Society volunteers visited an agricultural nursery in Al Ahsa, Saudi Arabia. It aimed to familiarise the volunteers with latest agricultural methods, so that they can be brought to Bahrain and applied at the society’s nursery in the Diplomatic Area. Above, volunteers at the nursery in Al Ahsa.</p>
    Bahrain Red Crescent Society volunteers visited an agricultural nursery
    18-02-2018 00:25 AM
  • An award-winning Bahraini motivational speaker and coach has launched a new book, Chai Karak – A Customer Service Story. Author and founder of 3D Speaking Mohamed Isa spoke at the event, at Bahrain Businesswomen’s Society, Mahooz. The book provides organisations and companies with a clear roadmap to improve their customer service standards. Mr Isa has also co-authored two Amazon best-selling books – World Class Speaking in Action, and The Success Blueprint – which he co-authored with Brian Tracy and was awarded the 2017 Quilly Award by the US National Academy of Best-Selling Authors in recognition of his achievements. Above, Mr Isa with society members at the event.
    Book launch by award-winning Bahraini motivational speaker
    18-02-2018 00:23 AM
  • <p>A farewell ceremony was held at the New Millennium School - DPS for its graduating class of Grade 11. School managing director Geetha Pillai presented the students with tokens of appreciation. Present were principal Arun Kuumar Sharma, teachers and staff. Above, farewell Princess Kirti Dash, centre, and Prince Arjun Singh Mann, second from right, with school officials at the event.</p>
    Farewell ceremony held at the New Millennium School
    18-02-2018 00:22 AM
  • <p>Mr Sharma and Ms Pillai light the traditional lamp at the start of the ceremony</p>
    Farewell ceremony held at the New Millennium School
    18-02-2018 00:22 AM
  • <p>AMA International University Bahrain students can now receive vocational and practical training from the Bahrain Airport Services (BAS) company. A memorandum of understanding was signed by BAS chief executive Salman Al Mahmeed and university academic affairs vice-president Dr Geraldo Talisic. The agreement provides a common framework to diversify opportunities by expanding research facilities, vocational and practical training and exchange of knowledge to benefit university students and BAS employees. Above, Dr Talisic, left, and Mr Al Mahmeed, right, sign the agreement in the presence of university president Dr Marie Redina Victoria.</p>
    AMA International University Bahrain students receive training
    18-02-2018 00:16 AM
  • Esquires Coffee franchise executive chairman Keith Jackson met Esquires Bahrain branch owner Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa and discussed new projects, stock management and the overall development of the coffee houses. The meeting was held at Esquires, Awali. Above, Shaikh Khalid, left, with Mr Jackson
    Esquires Coffee franchise executive chairman meets Bahrain branch owner
    18-02-2018 00:50 AM
  • <p>The Arabian Gulf University (AGU) media team hosted workshops on the role of the Press in institutional innovation. They were organised by AGU College of Graduate Studies Innovation and Technology department at the university’s premises in Salmaniya. Media executives Fatima Al Hajiri and Hussain Al Oraibi spoke at the event attended by academic and administrative staff and postgraduate students. Above, Ms Al Hajiri, third from right, and Mr Al Oraibi, right, with AGU officials at the event.</p>
    The Arabian Gulf University media team hosts workshops
    18-02-2018 00:31 AM
  • The Rotary Club of Manama honoured the charity work of its junior club, Interact, which brings together students aged 12 to 18 to discover the power of service above self and also to develop their leadership skills. The Interact members  gave a presentation outlining the year’s charity work such as fundraising bake sales, beach clean-ups and distribution of winter clothing to labourers. Above, club president Bob Thaker, fourth from left, with the Interactors, from left, Yasmine Alrashoodi, Mohammed Bader, Sama Alsewaidi, Ali Unal, Arjette Karemaker, Bader Kanoo, and Tariq Al Moqbil holding their certificates.
    Rotary Club of Manama honoured
    18-02-2018 00:30 AM
  • <p>Lulu Hypermarket has announced its support of the Al Najma Club football team for the current season. Club president Isa Hasan Alqattan and Lulu Hypermarket director for Egypt and Bahrain Juzer Rupawala unveiled the club football jersey emblazoned with the player number, club and Lulu logos at a ceremony. Above, hypermarket and club officials with some players sporting the new jersey.</p>
    Lulu Hypermarket announces support for Al Najma Club
    18-02-2018 00:28 AM
  • A presentation about eServices provided by the Information and eGovernment Authority (iGA) was held at the American Women’s Association’s (AWA) monthly meeting. iGA’s communications and marketing acting director Lulwa Ebrahim showcased the eServices that could benefit Bahraini women and the expatriate community alike. The meeting was held at the Movenpick Hotel and was attended by AWA members. Above, Ms Ebrahim, second from left, with AWA board members at the event.
    IGA presentation held at AWA
    19-02-2018 00:17 AM
  • Another outlet for FiLLi Café in Bahrain was opened in Suq Waqif, Hamad Town offering specialty tea, food and beverages. Present at the ribbon-cutting ceremony was FiLLi Café owner Rafih Filli, in addition to members from Epitome Group and Dadabhai Travel. The brand’s other outlets can be found in Bab Al Bahrain and LuLu Hypermarket, Riffa. Above, Mr Filli, third from left, with Dadabhai Travel director Aziz Gilitwala, fourth from left, and Epitome Group director Adnan Gilitwala along with representatives.
    New FiLLi Café branch opens
    19-02-2018 00:18 AM
  • His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier, yesterday received a US delegation, led by Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Senator Richard Burr. He affirmed that the strategic partnership with the US is based on a longstanding legacy of effective communication and co-ordination across various sectors.
    Crown Prince receives Senator Richard Burr
    19-02-2018 00:15 AM
  • His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa yesterday received Royal Court Affairs Minister Shaikh Ali bin Isa Al Khalifa, who invited him to attend the wedding of his son Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa. The Prime Minister congratulated Shaikh Khalid, wishing him abundant happiness.
    Premier receives Royal Court Affairs Minister
    19-02-2018 00:13 AM
  • Around 130 people received free health check-ups during a session conducted at Bahrain Financing Company’s (BFC) main office in Riffa. The event was open to visitors and was conducted in collaboration with Al Hilal Hospital. Above, BFC and Al Hilal Hospital staff at the event along with visitors.
    Al Hilal Hospital and BFC host free health check-ups
    19-02-2018 00:00 AM
  • Sameer Qassim Fakhroo has won a 2018 Audi A8 after being named the grand prize winner of the 2017 Credimax Gives You More promotion. He collected his prize from CrediMax chief executive Yousif Ali Mirza. The 2018 ‘We Give the Max’ promotion has so far seen winners walk away with six Lexus ES 350 cars and six gold bars weighing one kilogram each. Cardholders are eligible for the draw for every BD300 spent in Bahrain within a month, while those who spend the same amount abroad get two entries. Above, Mr Fakhroo, centre, receives his prize from Mr Mirza, third from left.
    'Credimax Gives You More' winner
    19-02-2018 00:00 AM
  • His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa yesterday received senior government officials, journalists, businessmen and intellectuals and reiterated Bahrain would push ahead with the march of development and prosperity in the interest of citizens. He recalled the Bahraini people’s patriotic stances under the royal leadership against attempts to undermine the homeland’s unity, security and stability. He hailed the role of journalists in addressing national unity.
    Premier receives senior government officials
    19-02-2018 00:00 AM
  • His Majesty King Hamad yesterday visited the Kanoo family and offered condolences on the death of Mubarak bin Jassim Kanoo. He hailed Mubarak bin Jassim Kanoo’s crucial contribution to Bahrain’s trade development as well as his humanitarian and charity work. He also praised Kanoo family’s contribution to Bahrain’s economy. The Kanoo family thanked the King for his good feelings, which reflect royal keenness to reach out to citizens in all circumstances.
    King visits Kanoo family
    19-02-2018 00:00 AM
  • <p><em>CrediMax staff and representatives at the event</em></p><p>An annual staff gathering and awards ceremony was held by CrediMax at the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay.</p><p>Chief executive Yousif Mirza highlighted the milestone achievements of the company last year.</p><p>Long-serving employees were also honoured, while other staff members were praised for their academic achievements</p>
    CrediMax annual staff gathering at the Four Seasons Hotel
    18-02-2018 00:13 AM
  • <p>Honoured employees with Mr Mirza and other officials</p>
    CrediMax annual staff gathering at the Four Seasons Hotel
    18-02-2018 00:13 AM
  • <p>More than 20 representatives from the Bahrain Reproductive Health and Family Planning Association were hosted by Marassi Al Bahrain at its sales centre in Diyar Al Muharraq. </p><p>They were taken on a tour of the waterfront development and treated to breakfast. The visit was part of Marassi Al Bahrain’s efforts to promote the development. </p><p>Above, Marassi Al Bahrain representatives along with the association members.</p>
    Family planning association representatives visit Marassi Al Bahrain
    17-02-2018 00:31 AM