HKTDC to launch Spring Virtual Expo and Guided SME Support amid COVID-19 disruptions


26 March 2020, Hong Kong : COVID-19 pandemic has impacted business activity and supply chains across the globe, with numerous trade fairs and events around the world being postponed or cancelled, depriving many enterprises of business and marketing opportunities. According to global exhibition industry association UFI*, potential deals worth at least US$145 billion were not…


Bahrain to build new exhibition centre at a cost of USD 222 mn


The Kingdom of Bahrain will soon have a new International Exhibition and Convention Centre in Sakhir, next to Bahrain International Circuit. An agreement to this effect was signed recently by Essam Khalaf – Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister with Khalid Abdulrahim Chairman of Cebarco Bahrain which was awarded the BD83.6 million (USD 222…