Forum to boost ties.
Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa yesterday received Information Ministry's assistant under-secretary for culture and national heritage Shaikha Mai bint Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa and discussed preparations for the parallel Arab-Sino cultural event, scheduled to be held at Bahrain National Museum.
It features an exhibition showcasing Chinese ceramics and a musical concert marking the legendary Silk Road.
Bahrain and China will issue a special stamp celebrating the occasion.
The Cairo-based Arab League hosted the first meeting in 2006 while the second was held in China two years later.
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