Batelco’s Sponsorship Supports 6th Gulf Forum for Bahrain Public Relations Association

Batelco Public Relations Specialist Ahmed Zainal presents the sponsorship cheque to BPRA Chairman & Secretary General of the Gulf Forum for practitioners of public relations Dr. Fahd Ibrahim Al-Shehabi

Batelco, Bahrain’s leading integrated communications provider as part of its strategic partnership with the Bahrain Public Relations Association (BPRA) is supporting the 6th annual Gulf Forum for practitioners of public relations. The event which is taking place at the Bahrain Zallaq Sofitel  Resort from June 5 to 7 is being held under the patronage of the His Majesty the King’s Advisor for Media Affairs & Honorary President of the BPRA Society Dr. Nabil bin Yakoob Al Hamar.

The major regional event is organised annually by Bahrain Public Relations Association . The theme of this year’s event is ‘Charter of the Honour of the Profession’ and during the three day event a number of key note speeches and panel discussions will take place. Additionally participants will have the opportunity to engage in workshops on a variety of topics including Advanced Skills for Protocols, Social Corporate Responsibility and Ethics in PR Professions.

A number of experts from Bahrain and the GCC are expected to take part over the three days including chief executives from Bahrain’s leading companies, chief editors from the Kingdom’s diverse publications and VIP guests from Bahrain and the region.

Batelco Public Relations Specialist Ahmed Zainal presented a sponsorship cheque to the BPRA Chairman & Secretary General of the Gulf Forum for practitioners of public relations Dr. Fahd Ibrahim Al-Shehabi at a recent meeting at Batelco’s Headquarters in Hamala.

Batelco Group General Manager Media Relations Ahmed Al Janahi said that Batelco was very happy to support the BPRA through a strategic partnership that was beneficial to both organisations.

“Events such as the annual Gulf Forum are an important facet of the public relations profession as they provide the opportunity for key players to discuss a wide variety of topics often leading to the implementation of new ideas that enhance the profession,” added Mr. Al Janahi.

Dr. Shehabi extended his grateful appreciation for Batelco’s continuous support.

“Batelco has been supporting this event since it started back in 2007. This sponsorship is in line with their commitment to CSR initiatives which includes invaluable support to social entities,” Dr. Shehabi said.