2006 News Story

Shura Council holds regular session

The Shura Council held a regular session yesterday, presided over by Chairman Sheikh Dr Saleh bin Homaid.

During the session, the Council expressed its deep sorrow at the two tragedies that occurred during this year’s Hajj, the collapse of the Loulouat Al-Kheir hotel in Makkah and the stampede at Jamarat Bridge. It also offered condolences to Kuwait following the death of Emir Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah last week.

The Council also approved draft regulations for a savings and loan bank as well as an  amendment to judicial regulations.