The Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov has invited the representatives of the Kingdom of Bahrain to take part in the business program of the INNOPROM-2015 exhibition during his meeting with the Minister of Industry and Trade of Bahrain Zayed bin Rashed Al-Zayani on December 14 in Manama.
At a meeting the level of the Russian-Bahraini relations was highly appreciated by Denis Manturov. “Russia is interested in development of trade and economic cooperation with the Arab states of the Gulf and considers them as one of the main partners of east direction,” he noted.
"We are very interested in development of the relations, now we will be developing actively the dialogue with the Middle East and South-East Asia, – Denis Manturov added. – I consider that business and economy have to be absolutely independent from political aspects".
Also Denis Manturov emphasized the necessity of strengthening the direct contacts between representatives of business communities of two countries. "Our economic relations should be developed on a regular basis”, – Denis Manturov noted. “We want such events take place in different regions: here, in Bahrain, in other Gulf countries, in Russia. They are boosting the direct contacts between the countries’ regions.”
The Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation invited Zayed bin Rashed Al-Zayani as a special guest and also suggested organizing a collective exposition of the industrial companies and organizations of Bahrain in the international industrial INNOPROM-2015 exhibition.