Minister of Industry and Commerce receives Regional Head of BNP PARIBAS Middle East and Africa

February 12, 2014 10:02 am

Industry and Commerce Minister Dr. Hassan Fakhro appreciates government and Ministry for all banking and financial institution in the Kingdom which has an influential role in enhancing the banking sector in the country, noting in this regard to the achievements and initiatives undertaken by these institutions in order to maintain banking sector in Bahrain.

This came during a meeting with Regional Head of BNP PARIBAS Middle East and Africa Mr. Jean Christophe Durand, where the Minister stressed government and Ministry support for all commercial institutions, financial banks due to their active role in the national economy. In this context, the Minister value ambitious initiatives and steps undertaken by these institutions in stimulating commercial and investment movement, as well as to enhance the good of the Kingdom as business gateway.

Mr. Jean Christophe Durand thanks and appreciates leadership and government and the Ministry in particular on facilities provided and supported incentive for all economic projects and plans carried out by the bank.


Khawla Othman Al zayani
Senior Media Specialist
Ministry of Industry and Commerce – Government of Bahrain
Tel: +973 17-568099