MANAMA, Bahrain, – Marking the official visit of Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa to Cairo today, the joint Bahraini-Egyptian Business Forum will be jointly organised by Bahrain’s Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism and Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and industry (BCCI).

BCCI Chairman, Khalid Abdulrahman Al-Moayyad, said that, the event is held in conformity with the directives of Bahrain’s leadership, to bolster economic partnership and cooperation relations with Egypt, to counter the current economic challenges.

He added that, the forum will be attended by leaders, leading businessmen and representatives of private sectors of the two countries. The forum will focus on ways to develop Bahraini-Egyptian business relations, and overcoming obstacles hindering the economic cooperation between the two sides, as well as, the establishment of new trade exchanges.

He pointed that, memoranda of understanding and mutual agreements, to boost businesswomen sector, establishment of commercial enterprises, and the development of scientific researches in the area of fertiliser, will be signed.

Other memoranda of understanding will be signed at the level of the exchange of expertise, in maintenance and vocational safety, agriculture and land reclamation, jewellery making and drug manufacturing.

He expressed optimism that the forum will attain the desired goals, and that several economic and investment partnerships will be sealed.

Source: Name News Network

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