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In a significant move to empower female entrepreneurship in Bahrain, the Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) has formalized a strategic agreement with the Bahrain Businesswomen Society (BBS). The agreement, signed by Dr. Ahmed Al Shaikh, CEO of the BIBF, and Ms. Ahlam Janahi, President of the Bahrain Businesswomen Society, marks a pivotal moment in advancing opportunities for Bahraini women in business.

The collaboration between BIBF and BBS aims to provide tailored solutions and programs catering to the specific needs of the society’s members. These initiatives include workshops, training sessions, and knowledge-sharing events aimed at enhancing the skills and capabilities of female entrepreneurs in Bahrain.

Dr. Ahmed Al Shaikh expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership, emphasizing the BIBF’s commitment to supporting Bahrain’s business community. He highlighted the significance of amplifying women’s professional growth opportunities within the Kingdom’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Ms. Ahlam Janahi echoed Dr. Al Shaikh’s sentiments, underlining the pivotal role of women in Bahrain’s economic growth. She stressed the importance of the partnership in providing valuable opportunities for learning and growth to BBS members, anticipating a fruitful collaboration that will greatly benefit women entrepreneurs in Bahrain.

This strategic alliance holds immense promise in nurturing the growth of women-led startups and promoting their integral role in driving economic progress in Bahrain. With the combined strengths of both entities, this collaboration is poised to empower women entrepreneurs and professionals, paving the way for a brighter and more inclusive future in Bahrain’s business landscape.