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Jewellery Arabia 2018 opens

His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa said that Bahrain’s success in maintaining openness and economic diversification has contributed to the development of the competitiveness of the national economy, to creating an attractive environment for investments and to making the Kingdom an ideal destination for hosting conferences and exhibitions at the regional and international levels.

“The success of the Jewellery Arabia 2018 exhibition in establishing its status as an annual event that is attracting growing interest in the region and the world reflects the development of the exhibition and conference industry in the Kingdom as a result of the advantages and components of the national economy and the Kingdom’s leading position in this field,” HRH the Premier said as he opened the exhibition.

“The growth of the exhibition and conference industry is a strong indicator of the continuous development of the business environment in light of the facilities and incentives provided by the government, in addition to the excellence of Bahrain’s infrastructure and logistics services, the availability of qualified human resources and the distinctive service facilities of hotels, exhibition and conference facilities.”

The exhibition, in its 27th edition, features more than 550 exhibitors from 30 countries representing the leading companies of jewelry, luxury watches, precious stones, art objects, and high-end writing tools. HRH Prince Khalifa toured the exhibition’s pavilions where he was briefed on the diverse range of products that showcase the spirit of creativity and luxury displayed brilliantly every year by the participants.

He expressed his admiration for the high value of the exhibition in this year’s edition and stressed that the Jewellery Arabia Exhibition has become a milestone in the world of gold and jewelry industry and in which major companies and brands are racing to be present given the high level of interest in it regionally.