Batelco’s Support as Telecom Provider for Youth City 2030 Recognised by HH Shaikh Nasser at Rewards Ceremony

September 6, 2016

**Batelco Proud to Support Annual Youth City Event Organised by GOYS**

Batelco, in line with its commitment to support the youth of Bahrain, has been recognised for its support of the Youth City 2030 event, which recently concluded at Bahrain International Exhibition Centre. Batelco was the exclusive telecom partner for the event, which took place under the patronage of His Highness 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 Bahrain Olympic Committee.

Youth City 2030 was organized by the General Organization for Youth & Sports (GOYS), under the guidance of His Excellency Mr. 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.

In recognition of Batelco’s commitment to the success of the event, which attracted over 2200 students, HH Shaikh Nasser presented Batelco with an award which was received by Batelco Senior Manager Consumer Segments Maha Abdulrahman.

Batelco annually supports a wide range of educational and youth programmes as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility efforts.