Ministry of Industry and Commerce coordinates visit of Bahraini business delegation to Pakistan

March 19, 2014 1:11 pm

In this sideline of the historic visit of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, to Pakistan, the Ministry of Industry coordinating a visit by a business delegation to Pakistan with the aim of boosting investment between the two countries.

His Majesty the King accompanying him to Pakistan an economic delegation, including Ministers, government officials, chairman of EDB, investors and high profile businesses who arrived to Pakistan to participate in the Bahrain-Pakistan Business Forum which will be held today in Islamabad with aim to develop relation between the two countries.

Dr. Hassan Fakhro, Minister of Industry and Commerce, said: “The bilateral relations between the Bahrain and Pakistan extends which goes beyond commercial trade as characterized to include cultural and political side over many years.”

He added, “The Kingdom provides an ideal gateway for Pakistan businesses seeking to access the GCC and wider MENA region markets, as well as offering free trade access to the United States. Given this, we are pleased to be returning to the country to build on our friendship and explore opportunities for greater cooperation and partnership.”

“Pakistan businesses are expanding and increasingly looking to invest internationally in order to continue that growth. With the market opportunities in the GCC, there is excellent potential for both sides to gain by working together,” he concluded.


Khawla Othman Al zayani
Senior Media Specialist
Bahraini Ministry of Industry and Commerce
Tel: +973 17 568099