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BIGSBonn International Graduate School (Germany)
BIGSBahrain International Garden Show
BIGSBulletin of the International Graphonomics Society (University of Nijmegen; Netherlands)
BIGSBuffalo Irish Genealogical Society (Buffalo, NY)
BIGSBrain Injury Group Support
BIGSBooster Inertial Guidance System
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Over the last 12 years, since Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa set up BIGS and in 2010 launched NIAD, you can see the difference,"[euro]oCi she said.
BIGS is the largest event of its kind in the Gulf and it gives the opportunity to schools, gardeners and flower arrangers to show their craft and skill," added Mrs Malik.
The BIGS 2 is now available for the Nintendo DS[TM] and is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB.
The BIGS 2 is rated E 10+ by the ESRB, and is now available for the Xbox 360[R] video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PLAYSTATION[R]3 and PlayStation[R]2 computer entertainment systems, PSP[R] (PlayStation[R]Portable) system, and Wii[TM] system from Nintendo.
The BIGS launch was also attended by Bahrain government ministers, business leaders from the Kingdom, and members of the public.
Bahrain's Ambassadors abroad also attract regional and international participations to the BIGS which reflects the growth of BIGS activities each and every year.
HRH Princess Sabeeka was informed about the suggestions of NIAD's Advisory Board members, participants, sponsors and organisers on ways to develop BIGS, in light of the increasing number of citizens, residents and tourists.
Shaikha Maram chaired today a press conference in Kempinski Hotel's Royal Hall to announce the official opening of the 10th edition of BIGS on February 26 under the auspices of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and with the great support of Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of HM the King, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Women and President of the National Agricultural Development Initiative Consultative Council.
BIGS is organised for the first time under the umbrella of the National Initiative for Agricultural Development, which was launched by HRH Princess Sabeeka in 2010 with support from the National Bank of Bahrain as the main sponsor, in addition to GPIC, Bapco, Alba and Banagas.
Known for its over-the-top style of gameplay, The BIGS 2 focuses on the "big" fast-paced moments in Major League Baseball with new opportunities to go up against MLB legends, more mini-games like Home Run Pinball, and a variety of other thrilling new features.
This year we're very proud to have the biggest occupancy so far," said BIGS general co-ordinator Shaikha Maram bint Isa Al Khalifa at a Press conference yesterday at the Kempinski Grand and Ixir Hotel Bahrain City Centre.
BIGS features exhibits, garden displays, lectures, demonstrations and publications all geared to the theme, Inspiring Agricultural Sustainability.