Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Japan


The seminar will be postponed due to the current status of coronavirus infection.

Information about “Business Seminar of the Kingdom of Bahrain”

We are pleased to announce that the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) will host a free seminar “Business Seminar of the Kingdom of Bahrain”. In this seminar, we will provide information you will need to conduct economic activities in Bahrain, and we will also encourage the Japanese companies in ICT, Fintech and start-ups to expand its business in the Middle East utilizing Bahrain as a business hub.

The purpose of the seminar is to introduce Bahrain, which is a business-friendly country, to the companies in the fields of ICT, Fintech, and start-up business. We are planning to invite an executive director of the EDB to introduce the business environment, ICT, Fintech as well as start-up businesses in Bahrain.

The Middle East is an area with lots of possibilities for Japanese companies, and especially the gulf region has been attracting international attention in the Middle East, and furthermore, the Kingdom of Bahrain is located in the middle of its region. We are honored to invite you to this seminar to introduce various benefits of Bahrain in the economic activities including its accessibility to the neighbor countries, high level of economic freedom, and cost competitiveness.

Seminar Details
Date: 19:00?21:00 Monday, March 2nd, 2020 (Reception opens at 18:30)
Venue: EDGEof 1-11-3, Jinnan, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

(1) Remarks from the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to Japan
(2) Remarks from the Former Ambassador of Japan to Bahrain
(3) Remarks from Mr. Alex Odajima, Co-CEO of EDGEof
(4) Keynote Speech “The possibilities of ICT and Fintech business in the Kingdom of Bahrain”
Lecturer: Executive Director, David Parker
The Economic Development Board of Bahrain
(5) Q&A Session
  • Please kindly be noted that the title and the lecturer of the keynote speech are subject to change.
  • (6) Social Gathering

    Object: ICT, Fintech, Startups, Related companies

    Fee: Free of Charge. Maximum participants – 40

  • Application will be closed when the number of registrations reaches the limit
  • Organizer: Bahrain Economic Development Board, EDGEof.

    Supporting Organization: The Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Japan Information Industry Association.

    Please download the Application Form here.
    Fill-out all information and send it by email.

    Bahrain Economic Development Board (Japan Office)
    tel: 03-3584-8001 (Ext.52) fax: 03-3584-6991