Archive - May 25, 2018

Qatar Provides Ramadan Aid for 5000 Families in Sudan

Khartoum, May 25 (QNA) - The State of Qatar, Represented in Ministry of Foreign Affairs, have launched a Ramadan initiative to provide assistance for 5000 poor families in Sudan's Khartoum State.

Mumtalakat CEO honoured by Russian President

Moscow, May 25 (BNA): Chief Executive of Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, the kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund, Mahmood Hashim Al-Kooheji was granted the Friendship Medal by Russian President Vladimir Putin to become the first Bahraini who receives the distinguished award.

Electricity Minister receives energy company delegation

Manama, May 25 (BNA): Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr.

Commander-in-chief receives Ramadan well-wishers

Manama, May 24 (BNA): Commander-in-chief of Bahrain Defence Force Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa this evening at his Majlis received Sudan’s Ambassador to Bahrain, Ibrahim Mohammed Al Hassan, Iraq’s Charge d'Affairs, Khalil Abdulridha Al Shimmery, Japan’s Ambassador to Bahrain,

HRH the Crown Prince stresses sustainable development provides a framework for meeting citizens’ aspirations and facilitating private sector-led growth

Manama, May 24 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander, and First Deputy Prime Minister, this evening visited the Majlis of the Al Musallam family, the Majlis of the Al Mahmood family, and the Majlis of His Excellency Ghanim bin Faisal

The State of Qatar Condemns Explosion in Libya's Benghazi

Doha, May 25 (QNA) - The State of Qatar expressed Friday its strong condemnation of a car bomb explosion that took place in a busy street in the center of Benghazi city in eastern Libya, resulting in many deaths and injuries.

Al-Sharq: Qatar Consistently Calls for Addressing Causes of Extremist Ideology

Doha, May 25 (QNA) - In an editorial today, Al-Sharq said that the State of Qatar has consistently called, in all international forums, for addressing the causes that give rise to the spread of extremist ideology.

Vietnam’s GDP projected to grow 7 percent in 2018

Hanoi, May 25 (VNA) - Vietnam’s economy could grow by 7.02 percent in 2018 under a high growth rate scenario, according to the National Center for Socio-Economic Information and Forecast (NCIF).

Chinese military actions in East Sea face international criticism

Hanoi, May 25 (VNA) – Chinese bombers’ landing and take-off drills on an airfield in Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago, which belongs to Vietnam but is occupied by China, are causing deep concerns and facing strong opposition from many countries regionally and globally.

HCM City wishes to foster cooperation with Israel

Tel Aviv, May 25 (VNA) – Ho Chi Minh City wishes to boost cooperation with Israel in short, medium and long terms, thus bringing practical benefits to both sides, said Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan.