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Minister of Finance meets World Bank delegation

February 17, 2014

Manama: Feb. 17-- (BNA): The Minister of Finance, Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, met a delegation from the World Bank comprising Dr. Mirza Hassan , Executive Director for the Arab Group in the World Bank, Dr. Nadir Mohammed, Country Director, GCC Countries, and several World Bank officials.

The meeting reviewed latest developments of the Co-operation Programme between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Bank and means of further proceeding with different ministries and relevant entities in the Kingdom. The meeting also discussed new aspects that could be added to such co-operation in the future in a manner that positively reflects on the overall development process in Bahrain. The meeting was attended by Aref S. Khamis, Ministry of Finance Undersecretary, and several Finance Ministry officials. (IY)


BNA 1108 GMT 2014/02/17

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