Bahraini Old Suq Reinvinted !

Manama,(BNA) An Old Suq Committee delegation led by Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) board member Khalid Rashid Al-Zayani met Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Dr. Jumaa Ahmed Al-Kaabi and submitted a draft plan to revamp Manama and Muharraq iconic markets.The proposed scheme is part of efforts coordinated with relevant authorities to revamp

Manama,(BNA) An Old Suq Committee delegation led by Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) board member Khalid Rashid Al-Zayani met Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Dr. Jumaa Ahmed Al-Kaabi and submitted a draft plan to revamp Manama and Muharraq iconic markets.

The proposed scheme is part of efforts coordinated with relevant authorities to revamp old markets with direct support from His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa. 

Mr. Al-Zayani commended the ministry for its ongoing efforts to revamp old suqs across Bahrain, stressing the need to coordinate with relevant parties, including the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Works, the General Directorate of Traffic and the Electricity and Water Authority (EWA).
He underscored the importance of upgrading the iconic suqs to be transformed into attractive tourism destinations which contribute to the Gross Domestic Product.

The meeting was attended by (BCCI) Old Suq Committee Vice Chairman Fuad Shuwaiter, BCCI board member Shaikha Hend bint Salman Al-Khalifa and Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Ministry Undersecretary Dr. Nabeel Mohammed Abulfateh

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