MANAMA, 27th October, 2016 (WAM) — Abdul Reda Abdullah Al Khouri, UAE Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain, met on Wednesday Speaker of the Bahraini Council of Representatives, Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla and discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations.

During the meeting held in his office at the Bahraini Council of Representatives, Al-Mulla referred to the historic ties between Bahrain and the UAE. The council is always seeking to boost ties between the two sides, especially in the economic, diplomatic and other sectors, he said.

He also noted the council pays more attention to establishing joint parliamentary programmes with other GCC parliaments, exchanging expertise and experiences, and unifying the parliamentary stance. It also co-ordinates international parliamentary movement in the best interests of the GCC, Arab and foreign states.