HRH Premier receives Ahlia University Board of Directors
Manama, March 22 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received at Gudaibiya Palace today Board of Directors of Ahlia University, its Chairman Farooq Yussef Al-Moayed and founding President Dr. Abdullah Yussef Al Hawaj who thanked him for laying the cornerstone of the university’s new campus premises in the Northern City recently.
HRH the Premier underscored the importance of education as the foundation stone of development. He stressed the role of education in building civilisations, pointing out the great importance given by Bahrain to education and the govenment’s support to the sector through a comprehensive strategy. He also high accreditation of higher education in Bahrain and keenness to meet the requirements of quality education which turned Bahrain into an educational hub in the region.
HRH the Prime Minister congratulated anew Ahlia University Staff on the inauguration of the campus new premises in the Northern City and the high quality education indices achieved by the university. He wished the university staff and affiliates further success in boosting the university’s status as an educational edifice.
On his part, Dr. Al Hawaj thanked HRH the Prime Minister for his continuous support to the educational sector in Bahrain, paying tribute to him for laying the cornerstone of the new campus which served as a stimulus to continue the efforts of providing educational services that meet the aspirations of the leadership to build a knowledge-based community.
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BNA 1603 GMT 2016/03/22