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Finance minister, White House official hold talks
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Minister of Finance, Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, met Mick Mulvaney, Director of the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and the accompanying delegation.
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Efforts to achieve food security stressed
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Minister of Works, Municipality Affairs and Urban Planning Eng. Essam bin Abdullah Khalaf stressed the ministry’s keenness to expand the green zone in line with the promising strategy for sustainable agricultural development that is aimed to boost efforts to achieve food security. He was speaking on the occasion of holding Bahrain International Garden Show (BIGS 2018) under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and the continuous support of Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and President of the Consultative Council of the National Agricultural Development Initiative.
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Shura chairman lauds Bahraini-Canadian relations
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Shura Council Chairman, Ali bin Saleh Al-Saleh has lauded the outstanding efforts exerted by the Riyadh-Resident Canadian Ambassador to Bahrain, Dennis Hurak, to strengthen the Bahraini-Canadian friendship relations.
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Wali Al-Ahad Highway expansion inspected
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Works Affairs Undersecretary of the Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Ahmed Al Khayyat inspected the expansion of Wali Al Ahad Highway in Riffa; at the section located between Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Highway flyover and the Clock Roundabout to the East, where a progress of 70 per cent has been achieved.
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Bahrain to host DLS3 Bahrain 2018
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Under the patronage of Supreme Council for Health chairman Lieutenant General Dr. Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, the third Dentist’s Lifestyle Conference and Exhibition" DLS3 Bahrain 2018" will take place on Mars 30 and 31 at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Bahrain.
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Health Minister receives lawmaker
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Health Minister Faeqa bint Said Al Saleh received today member of the Representatives Council Shaikh Majid Al Asfoor to discuss cooperation between the legislative and executive branches.
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Defence minister receives U.S Congress delegation
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Defence Affairs Force Minister, Lieutenant-General Yussef bin Ahmed Al-Jalahma, received at the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF)’s General Command today, a delegation of the U.S Congress staff, currently on a visit to the kingdom.
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Ombudsman receives US delegation
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al Maowdah today received a delegation of US Senate staff currently visiting Bahrain.
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Commander-in-Chief receives CTF151 commander
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): BDF Commander-in-Chief Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa today received the new Commander of Combined Task Force (CTF1515) Vice Admiral Daisuke Kajimoto, wishing him success.
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Embassy of Kuwait celebrates National Day
Manama, Feb. 21 (BNA): The Embassy of Kuwait has hosted a celebratory ceremony marking Kuwait’s 57th National Day and 27th anniversary of its liberation, in the presence of senior officials and diplomats.
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