Manama (UNA-OIC) – King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain received Information Minister Ali bin Mohammed Al Romaihi, who presented a book, “This is Bahrain”, a comparative study prepared by the ministry’s News Department.
King Hamad expressed appreciation of the book and praised the important information that reflects Bahrain’s development in various areas. He also commended the efforts made by the authors of the book that constitutes a reference chronicling the national endeavors to achieve growth and prosperity for the Kingdom and its citizens.
The king further lauded the ministry’s role in promoting the media and communication sector, wishing the ministry and the ministry’s personnel further success.
Al Romaihi said the book is a reflection of King Hamad’s ideas about documenting national achievements. He expressed his thanks and gratitude to the king for his constant support and continuous guidance to develop the performance of the Ministry of Information in a way that enhances the Kingdom’s comprehensive national development.
The minister pointed out that the book is the result of more than one year of research, analysis and comparison between Bahrain and several countries, based on international sources. He praised the efforts of the News Department in preparing the book that documents Bahrain’s outstanding achievements cited by several international important development indexes.