Condolence cables sent to Sisi

Gulf Daily News
Sunday, 1st February 2015
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n Parliament chairman Ahmed Al Mulla met Gulf Air
information technology (IT) director Dr Jassim Haji. He
n Energy Minister Dr Abdulhussain Mirza yesterday met Bahrain University president Dr Ebrahim Janahi. College of Engineering dean stressed the importance of national cadres’ contributions in
Dr Fuad Al Ansari, renewable energy for sustainable development seminar organising committee chairman Dr Nader Mohammed the field of IT and honing employees’ skills to achieve highest
Saleh Al Bastaki and university’s studies centre director Dr Mohammed Ahmed Abdulla were also present.
levels of productivity and progress in Bahraini institutions.
n Thugs hurled stones at Ibn Al Nafees Primary School for n A graduation ceremony was hosted for a number of Coastguard courses yesterday under the patronage of Public Security
Boys, smashing windows. The Education Ministry has so far chief Major General Tariq Al Hassan. The courses included boat captain course, diving, maritime science and maritime security
reported 400 attacks on schools.
offered by the Maritime Training Section at the Coastguard.
n Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry chairman Khalid Almoayed received
the customs affairs president and discussed efforts to overcome obstacles confronting
businessmen, particularly shipping and cargo firms. They discussed ways to streamline
export-import procedures. BCCI first and second deputy chairmen Othman Al Rayes and
Jawad Al Hawaj also attended the meeting at Beit Al Tijjar.
Condolence cables sent to Sisi
HIS Majesty King Hamad yesterday sent a cable of
condolences to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al
Sisi following a terror attack that targeted North
Sinai governorate, leaving many dead or wounded.
He extended condolences to Sisi, the victims’
families and the Egyptian people.
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, sent similar cables of
n Prime Minister thanked
THE Premier yesterday received a cable of
thanks and appreciation from MP Jalal Kadhim
Al Mahfoudh. He paid tribute to the Premier for
his directives to ministers to fulfil the demands
of Northern Governorate citizens following a
meeting with him.
n Bahrain to host global forum
BAHRAIN is set to host the third edition of the
International Self Development Conference from
February 10 to 12. Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh
Khalid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa will patronise the
three-day event, to be held at Bahrain Chamber
of Commerce and Industry under the theme “The
Road to Peace”.
n Egyptian envoy received
SOCIAL Development Minister Faeqa Al Saleh
yesterday received Egyptian Ambassador
Essam Saleh Awad, and discussed ways to
reinforce bilateral co-operation and exchange
expertise in social development.
n National exercise reviewed
PUBLIC Security chief Major General Tariq
Al Hassan reviewed the implementation of
National Disaster Management Committee’s
recommendations at a meeting yesterday. The Civil
Defence general director briefed the panel on the
advantages and challenges of the national exercise
held in Al Dur on January 11.
n Customs holds exhibition
AN exhibition to mark International Customs
Day was held at City Centre Bahrain under
the patronage of Customs president Shaikh
Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa. It
highlighted Customs’ achievements and
n Workshop on open data
CENTRAL Informatics Organisation will hold a
seminar on open data today in co-operation with
e-Government Authority. Richard Kirby from the
UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs
will deliver the lecture. Government officials
concerned with data and information will attend.
n Training for orphans
CHILDREN from an orphanage affiliated to
the Royal Charity Organisation took part in a
training camp on emergency evacuation and
first aid. RCO’s health and safety committee
organised the camp, which was patronised by
secretary general Dr Mustafa Al Sayed.
n Crash victims recovering
TWO Bahrainis, who were injured in a fatal
accident last week, are still at Al Jahra Hospital
in Kuwait being treated for fractures. Assistant
under-secretary for hospital affairs Dr Waleed
Al Manea last night said they are likely to be
discharged in the next four days and arrangements
will be made for their return.