Speaker chairs 8th parliamentary session

Manama,  The Council of Representatives has held today (Tuesday)  its 8th weekly meeting, as part of the third session of the fifth legislative term.


Chairing the session, Speaker Fawzia bint Abdulla Zainal  hailed the keynote speech which was delivered by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime minister during the weekly Cabinet meeting  which was held yesterday, Monday.


The Speaker praised HRH the Crown Prince’s keenness on strengthening cooperation with the legislative branch of government, in line with the royal directives, in order to meet citizens’ aspirations, and usher in a new national phase and a future vision laden with development strides.


She paid tribute to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, hailing the wise royal drive, in support of the efforts of all branches, towards achieving national goals, boslter the state institutions and law and enhance sustainable development for a better future for coming generations.


The Speaker reiterated the support of the Council of Representatives to efforts aimed to instil the values of moderation and tolerance and protect social cohesion and national unity and culture the one-team spirit.


Source: Bahrain News Agency