Manama, Jan. 24 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received at Gudaibiya Palace today the Philippines President’s Special Envoy to the GCC countries Dr. Amable Aguiluz.

HRH the Premier lauded growing relations between both countries and mutual keenness to broaden the scope of bilateral cooperation. He stressed Bahrain’s keenness to boost relations with the Asian countries, hailing keenness of the Philippines President and government to bolster cooperation with the GCC member states, in general, and Bahrain in particular.

Dr. Aguiluz conveyed to HRH the Premier the greetings of the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and his best wishes of abundant health to him and more progress and prosperity to Bahrain and its people. He also thanked HRH the Prime Minister for his keenness to further promote distinguished relations between the two friendly countries, stressing his country’s constant keenness to foster bilateral cooperation.

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BNA 1306 GMT 2017/01/24