Finance and National Economy Minister praises HM the King’s speech

Manama: Finance and National Economy Minister Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa hailed the keynote speech which was delivered by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa during the inauguration of the third  session of the fifth legislative term, in the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister.





In a statement today, the minister described the royal address as a roadmap for progress and prosperity, stressing keenness on achieving the desired development goals for the Kingdom of Bahrain and its people.





He praised the royal vision under the current circumstances, lauding the royal directives which consider the homeland and citizens as top priority.





He said that the royal directives would serve as key pillars for national work in the coming period to draw up initiatives and policues and plans aimed at achieving quick economic recovery.





“The financial and economic package, which was ordered by HM the King, has contributed significantly to preserving national employment and supporting the most affected sectors, and placing Bahrain in the most appropriate position to benefit from the economic recovery”, he said.





The minister stressed constructive cooperation with the legislative branch of governments in order to spearhead more development projects and bolster cooperation with the Team Bahrain endeavor.



Source: Bahrain News Agency