Dr. Fakhro receives CEO of Standard Charted Bank

June 26, 2014 11:36 am


Industry and Commerce Minister Dr. Hassan Fakhro confirmed what have been accomplished by banking sector in the Kingdom of Bahrain in enhancing economic growth and stimulate investment movement in this sector, in addition to attracting more foreign investment in Bahrain.

This came during a meeting with the Minister yesterday morning with Standard Chartered Bank CEO Mr. Hassan Jarrar and Chairman of Alpen Capital Mr. Rohit Walia.

The minister stressed government and Ministry support for all financial institutions and banking because of their active role in the national economy, valuing the ambitious initiatives and steps taken by these institutions, which reflected positively on the national economy and contributed to enhance kingdom reputation as a financial and commercial gateway for business and a destination for investments.

From his part, Mr. Hassan Jarrar appreciates government support, noting to ambitious plans and strategies that the kingdom rely upon, which had a deep impact in enhancing the economic sector in the country.

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