HRH Crown Prince: Bahrain is committed to economic diversification

Manama: His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, today received Iqbal Khan, member of the Executive Board and Co-President of Global Wealth Management at UBS Group AG, at Gudaibiya Palace.

HRH the Crown Prince highlighted the Government’s commitment to continue diversifying Bahrain’s economic base, in line with the Kingdom’s comprehensive development led by HM King Hamad.

In this regard, HRH the Crown Prince underlined the important role financial and banking institutions play in propelling growth and creating quality job opportunities for citizens.

For his part, Mr. Khan welcomed the efforts of HRH the Crown Prince to ensure the continued strength of Bahrain’s financial sector.

HE Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Finance and National Economy, and HE Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain and a number of officials, also attended the meeting.

Source: Bahrain News Agency