On 16 May 2017, His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received the new Board of Directors (2017-2019) of the Bahrain Association of Banks (BAB) led by the chairman Mr. Adnan Ahmed Yousif.
His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa has called for greater economic openness to the world, especially in light of the new trends among major countries towards establishing stronger partnerships with the countries of the region. His Royal Highness also commended… the efforts exerted by BAB to consolidate Bahrain’s reputation and status in the banking services sector regionally and internationally, praising its visions aimed at developing the banking sector in the Kingdom.
In this regards, BAB chairman and board members lauded Prime Minister’s role in enhancing banking work, and encouraging national competencies to hold leadership positions at national banking institutions, and those using Bahrain as the center of their regional operations. They lauded His Royal Highness’s unwavering support to financial and banking institutions, which, they said, has contributed to strengthening their standing at the local and international levels.