Private sector initiatives are supported

MANAMA: Key initiatives taken by the private sector to boost business in Bahrain will be supported.

This was revealed by Industry and Commerce Minister Dr Hassan Fakhro who opened the First Bahrain Business Expo yesterday at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, in the presence of officials, businessmen and investors.

He confirmed government and ministry support for all steps taken by the private sector to enhance Bahrain’s position in the business, services and conference sectors to attract investment.

On the sidelines, he praised His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa for his care for such events that attract investors from all over the world and their role in enhancing Bahrain’s reputation as a strategic centre for exhibitions and conferences.

The expo is Bahrain’s top event to bring active and potential businessmen, buyers, sellers, investors and government entities together. It features products and services for small and medium enterprises.

He praised the Star Company for in supporting the private sector and boosting the economy.

gulf-daily-news, November 13, 2012