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CEO of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority Visits Bahrain Entertainment City 2017
31 July, 2017
The Chief Executive Officer of the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), H.E. Shaikh Khalid bin Humood Al Khalifa, paid a visit to the “Bahrain Entertainment City 2017” organized by Future Exhibitions and Conferences held at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Center (BIECC).
Commenting on the event, the Chief Executive Officer of BTEA, H.E Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa said, “We are delighted to host this event for the first time in the Kingdom, which attracts visitors coming in from neighboring GCC countries and further strengthening the position of the Kingdom as an ideal tourist destination for families,”
"Supporting the private sector in terms of organizing family-friendly events comes as part of the BTEA’s long term strategy to further develop the Kingdom’s tourism sector under the slogan of ‘Ours.Yours.’, which contributes towards the Kingdoms economy and the 2030 Economic Vision,” he added.
Further commenting on the event, the Chairman and Director of Future Exhibitions and Conferences, Mr. Ayman Khalid Al Araj, who praised the BTEA’s role in facilitating all procedures and supporting local companies, stated: “Visitors can enjoy playing 25 games that are available for ages ranging 3 to 12, as well as 12 and above and that include bumper cars, crazy waves, city hopper, as well as other interactive, mechanical and water games.”
The Bahrain Entertainment City 2017, which is considered to be the most exciting family entertainment event this summer, also includes a theater, competitions, prizes, several family activities, shows and plays for children, various electronic games, as well as several restaurants and cafes. The event that covers an area of 8000 sqm, will run until the 8th of September and is open for visitors from 1:00 PM to 11:00 PM.