Premier’s development vision lauded

Premier’s development vision lauded

Manama : A delegation of the Nobel Peace Prize laureates, accompanied by Shaikh Hussam bin Isa Al Khalifa, yesterday visited a number of historical places across the Kingdom. The delegation expressed delight in visiting the historical places and heritage houses in Muharraq that reflect the historical significance of the city that deserves more international attention. 

Former President of East Timor Jose Ramos-Horta, in his speech at a lecture held at the Shaikh Ibrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Centre for Culture and Researches, extended congratulations to HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and the Bahraini government on the development achievements seen in various fields, welcoming the atmosphere of coexistence and tolerance that have made the Bahraini community living in peace and security. 

He praised HRH the Premier’s vision for promoting peace and stability necessary for development and progress, which also contributed to bringing many successes in various fields, including economic and human development. He reviewed his country’s political, economic and social history and the factors on which he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. 

 




Defeating Stereotypes

Defeating Stereotypes

Manama : A decade into her fitness and bodybuilding journey, Tamara Makar, a British and world bodybuilding champion is redefining athletic bodybuilding for modern women in the country. 

Boosting ties with Russia

Boosting ties with Russia

Manama : Ways to enhance Bahrain-Russia bilateral ties topped the agenda of a meeting held by Supreme Council for Women (SCW) General Secretary Hala Al Ansari on the sidelines of the second Eurasian’s Women Forum (EAWF) in St.

Ballet for Peace

Ballet for Peace

Manama : Inspiring the world to dream about “peace and harmony”, Bahrain Ballet Centre celebrated Peace One Day in the Kingdom by performing a ballet on the song ‘Imagine’ written by John Lennon and Yoko Ono.

 Deficit may fall to 7.5pc of GDP

Deficit may fall to 7.5pc of GDP

Manama : Thanks to higher revenues this year, Bahrain is on course to reduce its budget deficit to 7.5 per cent of the GDP, marking a 2.5 reduction from the 10pc recorded last year, according to ICAEW and Oxford Economics’ Economic Insight report for the third quarter.


Defeating Stereotypes

Defeating Stereotypes

Manama : A decade into her fitness and bodybuilding journey, Tamara Makar, a British and world bodybuilding champion is redefining athletic bodybuilding for modern women in the country. 

Boosting ties with Russia

Boosting ties with Russia

Manama : Ways to enhance Bahrain-Russia bilateral ties topped the agenda of a meeting held by Supreme Council for Women (SCW) General Secretary Hala Al Ansari on the sidelines of the second Eurasian’s Women Forum (EAWF) in St.

Google Mini captures top spot

Google Mini captures top spot

Washington : Google Home Mini has vaulted to the top spot in the global market for connected speakers, edging out a rival device from Amazon, a survey showed Wednesday. The Strategy Analytics report for the second quarter of 2018 showed the smallest device from Google captured 20 per c

Turkey projects lower growth, high inflation

Turkey projects lower growth, high inflation

Istanbul : Turkey, which was last month buffeted by its worst currency crisis in recent years, yesterday forecast sharply lower growth coupled with persistently high inflation in its new medium-term economic programme. The economy, which grew by 7.4 per cent in 2017, would expand by ju

Ballet for Peace

Ballet for Peace

Manama : Inspiring the world to dream about “peace and harmony”, Bahrain Ballet Centre celebrated Peace One Day in the Kingdom by performing a ballet on the song ‘Imagine’ written by John Lennon and Yoko Ono.

Two Koreas’ leaders in mountain show of unity

Two Koreas’ leaders in mountain show of unity

Seoul : Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in visited the spiritual birthplace of the Korean nation yesterday for a show of unity after their North-South summit gave new momentum to Pyongyang’s negotiations with Washington. The North Korean leader on Wednesday agreed to shutter the To

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