Mon, 02 January 2023
The Bahrain International Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW Bahrain) commemorated its tenth-anniversary at its headquarters in Al Andalus Garden. The celebration was held as a part of the Creative Festival organised by BPW Bahrain, which drew more than 100 participants from Bahrain and Arab countries.
“Since its establishment, BPW Bahrain has supported local talents in a variety of sectors by providing them with business incubators and opportunities to appear and deploy locally and regionally, while simultaneously promoting Bahrain at regional and worldwide events and forums,” said President of BPW Bahrain, HE Sheikha Hind bint Salman Al Khalifa.
BPW Bahrain aims to expand and increase the number of beneficiaries of entrepreneurs emerging from their services by increasing the number of business incubators to 30 at its headquarters, as well as 20 incubators with a focus on the fields of fine arts, fashion, and jewellery design.
The ceremony was held under the patronage of Chairman of the Labor Fund Tamkeen, HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Isa Al Khalifa, and attended by Member of the Supreme Council for Women and Chairperson of INJAZ Bahrain, HH Shaikha Hessa bint Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Youth Affairs, HE Rawan bint Najeeb Tawfiqi, as well as delegations from Business and Professional Women’s Clubs from Arab countries.