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Joint Event of Bahrain Insurance Association (BIA) and Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) – Bahrain Chapter

Date: May 4, 2016

A joint event of Bahrain Insurance Association and The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan, Bahrain Chapter was held at the Gulf Hotel on 8th of March 2016. Both the associations were brought on the same platform with the efforts by Mr. Zaheer Iqbal, who con-currently heads the Finance Committee at BIA and also the Joint Secretary of ICAP Bahrain Chapter. The Ambassador of Pakistan for Bahrain HE Javed Malik was the chief guest of the event while BIA was represented by the Chairman of Finance Committee of BIA Mr. Mohammed Radhi and ICAP Bahrain Chapter by the President of the Chapter Mr. Abdul Aziz Abdul Qadir Lang. HE Javed Malik highlighted the deep coordination between Pakistan and GCC countries and signified the importance of recent economic developments in Pakistan that positively impacting the region. He also provided a deep insight of the investment opportunities in Pakistan after considerable improvement in the security situation and stabilization of political environment. Chief Economist of Economic Development Board Dr. Jarmo Kotilaine presented a detailed and well researched insight on the Impact of Oil Prices in the Region. The Director of E&Y Qatar Mr. Adeel Mushtaq presented the Evolving Accounting and Regulations for Insurers.