Alba, Bahrain ministries to build $3.7 community centre

The 25,227sqm development in Budaiya will be supported by Alba, implemented by the works ministry, and managed by the country's labour ministry

A community centre will be developed in Bahrain [representational image].
A community centre will be developed in Bahrain [representational image].

A community centre worth $3.7m (BHD1.4m) will be developed in Bahrain's Northern Governorate, it has been revealed.

The 25,227m2 development in Budaiya will have a daily capacity of 550 visitors. 

READ: Bahrain issues decrees to form urban planning body

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) will support the project, which will be implemented by the Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs, and Urban Planning, and managed by the country's Labour and Social Development Ministry. 

Upon completion, the Budaiya facility will be the third government community centre in the Northern Governorate, following one each in Jidhafs and Hamad Town. 

READ: Experts discuss social infrastructure in the Gulf

The project is being developed following directives issued by HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa, BNA reported.


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