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Batelco supports Youth City event in Bahrain

MANAMA, July 13, 2017

Batelco, in line with its commitment to support the youth of Bahrain, has announced its participation as the Telecom Partner for the 2017 Youth City 2030 event.

The event will be held at Bahrain International Exhibition Centre from July 16 to August 24. As well as providing wi-fi connectivity throughout the duration of the Youth City event, Batelco will also sponsor prizes for winners in one of the event’s programmes.

The major youth event will take place under the patronage of Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, representative of His Majesty the King for charity works and youth affairs, chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports and president of the Bahrain Olympic Committee.
Youth City 2030 is organised by the Ministry of Youth & Sports Affairs (MYS), under the guidance of Hisham bin Mohammed Al-Jowder, Minister of Youth & Sports Affairs, in a strategic partnership with Tamkeen.

The annual event focuses on key growth areas for Bahraini youths and aims to promote creative thinking among them and encourage the development of their skills in areas such as leadership, media, information technology, arts, languages, science and sports. Youth City 2030 is expected to attract over 2,200 students who will participate in a range of workshops and programmes aimed at supporting the development of children and young adults.

Batelco Bahrain CEO Engineer Muna Al Hashemi said that Batelco as part of its strong commitment to youth, was very pleased to once again participate in this year’s Youth City summer event.

“Providing development opportunities for young people to help enhance their skills across a wide range of topics is a very worthwhile initiative and very important for Bahrain’s future leaders,” she said. - TradeArabia News Service


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