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Expanding horizons

February 17 - February 23, 2021
Gulf Weekly Expanding horizons

A direct flight route from Bahrain to Bosnia and Herzegovina, and deeper economic ties were discussed during a recent visit to Gulf Air by the Bahrain Bosnia and Herzegovina for Friendship and Business Society.

Bahrain’s national carrier’s acting chief executive Captain Waleed AlAlawi and the society’s chairman Jawad Al Hawaj discussed the tourism and business ties between the two countries as well as ways to enhance this relationship in the near future.

Over the years, increasing numbers of GCC tourists have travelled to the Federal Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina for leisure and medical tourism, in addition to expanding their real estate businesses. The society hopes that a direct flight route between Manama and Sarajevo will also attract seasonal charter travel.

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