Manama, Feb. 12 (BNA): In implementation of directives of HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa to allocate a halve working day to all government employees to celebrate Bahrain Sports Day in support of the initiative of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of HM the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee.
Assistant Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Faisal Al Dossari said such activities would motivate employees to be more creative, noting sport as an essential factor of the sustainable development for its role in maintaining human health.
He added this sport activity stems from the ministry’s keenness to promote ties among its staff and releases occupational stress.
All embassies and consulates of the Kingdom of Bahrain organized sport events to celebrate the Bahrain Sports Day.
BNA 1547 GMT 2019/02/12