Bahrain Crown Prince forging key India trade ties...


Pic: Rons Bantwal
Kemmannu News Network, 31-05-2012 14:53:33


Write Comment     |     E-Mail To a Friend     |     Facebook     |     Twitter     |     Print


A NEW body dedicated to boosting business between Bahrain and India is on the way.

An agreement was signed yesterday to form a Bahrain India Business Council during an official visit to the country by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander.

The memorandum of understanding was signed at the Taj Mahal Palace, in Mumbai, by Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) board member Khalid Ali Al Amin and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) executive committee member Nitin Joshi.

HRH the Crown Prince and leading businessmen attended the event organised by the Economic Development Board (EDB).

"Bahrain has great potential and we want the business to flow both ways so that it benefits the countries," said Mr Joshi.

"The vision for this platform will slowly pave way for the ambitious Free Trade Agreement between India and the GCC.

"India is looking for foreign direct investment and I have interacted with state heads and rulers from all Gulf countries, who are always keen to do business with India and now it’s time to put our best foot forward."

Transportation Minister and EDB acting chief executive Kamal Ahmed said it would bring both countries even closer together.

"We are in an Asian century, with India one of the leading engines of growth," he added.

"We have also truly benefited from the work ethic and drive of Indian people in building our economy.

"Today, one in three of Bahrain’s expatriate workers are from India, supporting our economy and contributing significantly to Bahrain’s diverse cultural experience."

Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry chairman Dr Essam Fakhro, who is among more than 30 people who make up the Bahraini delegation, explained the new council would consist of 12 members from each country who would meet regularly to discuss business propositions and joint ventures.

He added the BCCI’s Bahrain Asian Traders Committee would continue to function separately.

Mumbai May 30 :- The Crown Prince of Bahrain Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa today met the Governor of Maharashtra K. Sankaranarayanan at Raj Bhavan, Mumbai.

Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment   You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
    
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Kemmannu.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.
Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on kemmannu.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request. Hence, sending offensive comments using kemmannu.com will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Kemmannu.com be held responsible.
Similarly, Kemmannu.com reserves the right to edit / block / delete the messages without notice any content received from readers.




Nirmala Thonse organizes Awareness Campaign agains
View More

OXEM KITEAK KELEIM DEVA? | (ಅಶೆಂ ಕಿತ್ಯಾಕ್ ಕೆಲೆಂಯ್ ದೆವಾ?) New Konkani video song by DONY&ASHA CORREAOXEM KITEAK KELEIM DEVA? | (ಅಶೆಂ ಕಿತ್ಯಾಕ್ ಕೆಲೆಂಯ್ ದೆವಾ?) New Konkani video song by DONY&ASHA CORREA
Contact for Masks, Sanitizers, PPE kits and More..Contact for Masks,  Sanitizers, PPE kits and More..
LIVE STREAM OF MASSES - Holy week schedule from Abu DhabiLIVE STREAM OF MASSES - Holy week schedule from Abu Dhabi
Choice Furniture vast household showroom opens at Santhekatte, KallianpurChoice Furniture vast household showroom opens at Santhekatte, Kallianpur
Focus Studio, Near Hotel Kidiyoor, UdupiFocus Studio, Near Hotel Kidiyoor, Udupi
Canara Beach Restaurant, Hoode/Bengre, Udupi.Canara Beach Restaurant, Hoode/Bengre, Udupi.
Delite Catering, SanthekatteDelite Catering, Santhekatte
Welcome to Thonse Naturecure HospitalWelcome to Thonse Naturecure Hospital
Kemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth KaanikKemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth Kaanik
St. Alphonsa of India
Website Maintenance

Website Maintenance

Kemmann.com Face Book

Click here for Kemmannu Knn Facebook Link

Sponsored Albums