Saturday, September 24

Speaker congratulates Saudi Shura Council Chairman on National Day

General
Manama, Speaker of the Council of Representatives, Fawzia bint Abdullah Zainal, sent a cable of congratulations to Saudi Shura Council Chairman Dr. Shaikh Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al-Shaikh on the 92nd National Day anniversary of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Speaker asserted the depth of the Bahraini-Saudi relations, stressing solid fraternal ties binding the leaderships and peoples of both countries. She also affirmed growing cooperation between the two brotherly countries under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. The Speaker of the Council of Representatives praised the pivotal role of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in protecting the Arab rights and serving the Arab ...

Political Affairs Undersecretary participates in GCC-EU Joint Ministerial Meeting

Politics
New York, The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Political Affairs, Dr. Shaikh Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, participated in the joint ministerial meeting between the Cooperation Council (GCC) and the European Union (EU). The meeting was held at the headquarters of the Permanent Mission of the European Union in New York, on the sidelines of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The GCC side was chaired by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Chairman of the current session of the Ministerial Council, His Highness Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, with the participation of GCC Ministers of Foreign Affairs and the GCC Secretary-General, Dr. Nayef bin Falah Mubarak Al-Hajraf. The EU side was chaired by the EU High ...

Shura Chairman praises Saudi inspirational development march

Business
Manama, Shura Council Chairman Ali bin Saleh Al Saleh praised sustainable growth in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia which reflects the support of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and the follow-up of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence. He also lauded the pioneering role of the kingdom in achieving security and stability and promoting peace in the world. Marking the Saudi 92nd National Day anniversary, which is observed on September 23, the Shura Council Chairman extended most sincere congratulations to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, stressing that the occasion embodies the march of development and prosperity undergone by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since the er...

BTEA celebrates Saudi National Day at Manama Souq

General
Manama, Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) has launched several events at the Manama Souq on the occasion of Saudi National Day, celebrated annually on September 23. The diverse calendar of events, being held in partnership with Bahrain’s private tourism sector, under the theme "Delighted to see you," highlights venues throughout the kingdom. Special emphasis was given to the shared heritage that unites the two kingdoms, BTEA CEO Dr. Nasser Qaedi has said. "The Authority selected Manama Souq as the venue for the Saudi National Day celebration in light of the close historical ties between the Kingdoms of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, one of whose pillars is the exchange of trade and civilizations," Dr Qaedi said. "We warmly welcome our Saudi brothers to the Kingdom of ...

HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister congratulates the leadership of the Kingdom Saudi Arabia

General
Manama, His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, today sent a cable of congratulations to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, on the Kingdom Saudi Arabia’s National Day. HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister commended the strength of longstanding relations between the two Kingdoms and their peoples. HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister sent a similar cable to the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of Saudi Arabia, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. Source: Bahrain News Agency

Culinary Arts Commission Registers 13 Foods on Slow Food List of Endangered Food

Entertainment
Turin, Culinary Arts Commission today announced registering 13 famous Saudi foods on the Ark of Taste list of endangered food of the Slow Food International, and had the opportunity to display then before an international audience while organizing the Saudi Ark of Taste as part of its participation in the Salon del Qusto – Terra Madre event held in Turin, Italy.The types of food represented 13 regions of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and included Kabath, Saudi Al-Kholani coffee beans, mountain sidr honey, Al-Kadi plant, Al-Hisawi rice, Al-Samh seeds, truffle, the traditional dish of ghafisah, and salt cane.The items also included Al-Maghmi dates, which is a traditional Saudi dish made of dates, molasses and sesame beans, red camels that are known for their medium size and low production of ...