14 top students are honoured
FOURTEEN outstanding students were honoured yesterday in a ceremony held at the Saudi-Bahraini Institute for the Blind. Isa Town.
The ceremony was held under the patronage of Education Minister Dr Majid Al Nuaimi and included a welcoming speech by Assistant Under-secretary for Planning and Educational Information Mohammed Hussain Al Jowder, who is also institute board chairman.
Institute director Abdulwahid Al Khayat stressed the role of the ministry and parents in the success of students.
"Our students competed against and surpassed government and private school students in numerous fields," he said.