Nasser bin Hamad International Youth Creativity Award praised

MANAMA-  The President of General Organisation for Youth and Sport (GOYS) Hisham Mohammed Al Jowder affirmed that the launch of Nasser bin Hamad International Youth Creativity Award aims to motivate the youth to create and present their creative projects in the award’s various fields, adding that the award in its Gulf and international versions has […]

Saudi Arabia keen on supporting culture worldwide

RIYADH-  Saudi Arabia is keen on supporting culture and intellectuals, as well as building cultural bridges with countries and peoples around the globe for the sake of peace, security and stability, a senior Saudi official said on Tuesday(April 29th). Prince Meqren bin Abdulaziz, Heir to the Crown Prince, Second Deputy Premier and King Abdullah’s Special […]

GCC's Advisory Authority meets in Muscat

MUSCAT- Members of the Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) Advisory Authority met in Muscat on Tuesday(April 29th,2014) under chairmanship of Abdullah Bishara, of Kuwait. The Authority said in a statement the members discussed reports submitted by the committees as well as approving the minutes.The members also launched the Oman-based Authority’s official website which included information, press […]

Friends of Yemen Meeting kicks off in London

LONDON- The Friends of Yemen meeting kicked off Tuesday in the British capital London with the participation of 39 countries to rally international support to Yemen. The meeting inaugurated and co-chaired by British Foreign Secretary William Hague, Saudi Deputy Minister for Multinational Regional Affairs Prince Ambassador Turki bin Mohammed bin Saud Al Kabeer and Yemeni […]

Kuwaiti delegation discusses scholarships to Turkey during Friendship Committee tour

ANKARA- A group of Kuwaiti lawmakers visited the headquarters of the Council of Turks and Relative Communities Abroad (YTB) on Tuesday(April 29th,2014) as part of a Kuwaiti-Turkish Friendship Committee talks in Turkey. Talks between the head of the Kuwaiti delegation MP Faisal Al-Shaye and President of YTB Prof. Kudret Bulbul covered accepting Kuwaiti scholarship students […]

Kuwait and New Zealand discuss agricultural cooperation

KUWAIT- Director General of the Public Authority of Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources Jassem Al-Bader met on Tuesday(April 29th,2014) with New Zealand Minister of Commerce Tim Groser to discuss agricultural cooperation between the two countries. The two sides also discussed importing cattle under Kuwait’s legal terms, and showcasing New Zealand’s expertise in developing animal resources. […]

Yemen and UK discuss prospects of bilateral relations

LONDON– Yemeni Foreign Minister Dr Abu Bakr al-Qirbi met on Tuesday(April 29th,2014) in London with British Minister of State for North Africa and Middle East Hugh Robertson.  Al-Qirbi and Robertson discussed during the meeting, which took place on the sidelines of the 7th meeting of Friends of Yemen, the prospects of bilateral relations between the […]

Sultan Qaboos and King of Spain review cooperation ties

MUSCAT– Oman’s Sultan Qaboos bin Said met Tuesday(April 29th) with Spanish King Juan Carlos I, currently on a visit to Muscat. During the meeting, the two sides reviewed ties of cooperation between Oman and Spain and means of boosting and developing them on all fronts that serve the interests of both countries. King Juan Carlos […]

6th UNAOC global forum begins sessions

6th UNAOC global forum begins sessions

DOHA– Activities of the preparatory conference for 6th UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC ) global forum and the focal points meeting began at Ritz-Carlton Hotel on Tuesday(April 29th) under chairmanship of Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, the United Nations High Representative for the UN Alliance of Civilizations.  During the aforesaid conference, due to kick off in Bali, […]