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BTEA and Edamah sign strategic partnership

TDT | Manama                                                     

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) has officially signed an agreement with Bahrain Real Estate Investment C.O. (Edamah), the real estate arm of Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, whereby Edamah will take over the management and operation of the Galali Coast Waterfront Project, scheduled to commence in the second quarter of 2024.

The signing ceremony was held in the presence of Mrs. Sarah Ahmed Buhiji, CEO of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority, Mr. Christopher Calvert, CEO of Edamah, and staff members from both entities.

Mrs. Buhiji commented, “Our strategic collaboration with Edamah underscores the importance of seamlessly aligning the tourism and real estate sectors. This integrated approach aims to cultivate mutual growth and fortify collective contributions to the Kingdom’s prosperity.”

“It is a pivotal component of our ongoing endeavours at the Authority to realise Bahrain Tourism Strategy 2022-2026 objectives. This strategic vision places a strong emphasis on advancing the marine tourism sector and strategically developing waterfronts that not only resonate with global tourists but also serve as attractive investment hubs, propelling Bahrain’s overall tourism development.”

Mrs. Buhiji emphasised BTEA’s commitment to reinforcing and strengthening relations with all private sector partners. This is in line with its dedication to providing exceptional services to tourists and investors. The collaboration with Edamah is geared towards advancing Bahrain’s tourism infrastructure and enhancing its attractiveness and competitiveness.