ROSMAH MANSOR HAS AN AUDIENCE WITH BAHRAIN’S QUEEN SABEEKA

MANAMA– Rosmah Mansor had an audience with Queen Sabeeka Ibrahim Al-Khalifa of Bahrain here Saturday.

It took place during the visit by the Malaysian prime minister’s wife to the Supreme Council for Women Complex where she was greeted on arrival by Her Majesty.

Rosmah, who is accompanying Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak on an official visit to Bahrain, was later briefed on the development of women in this Gulf Arab state.

Her Majesty also took Rosmah on a tour of the complex, established for the enhancement of women’s empowerment.

During the audience, Queen Sabeeka said she was very impressed with women-friendly policies in Malaysia.

During the briefing by a council official, it was mentioned that 37 per cent of women in Bahrain were involved in the country’s policymaking process and that 61 per cent of Bahrani women attained higher education.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK