A delegation from Tecom Investments visited Malaysia to meet with representatives of various Islamic finance academic institutions to look into having them set up in Dubai.
The delegation, led by Dr Ayoub Kazim
Interpol has been brought in to investigate the kidnapping of a Bahraini student in Malaysia.
The release of Ali Ahmed Al Nashaba, 20, was reported by police on Friday after his parents handed over a BD3,000 ($7,910) ransom, said
Bahrain is looking forward to stepping up trade and economic ties with Malaysia by exchanging products and opening up major new horizons of bilateral co-operation, the Premier said.
His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa
A Bahraini student kidnapped in Malaysia was due to spend a second night in captivity yesterday, as police told his relatives not to pay a ransom demand.
Ali Ahmed Al Nashaba was snatched from his university campus in Kuala Lumpur
Parents of a Bahraini student, who was kidnapped from his university campus in Malaysia yesterday morning, have been given 24 hours to pay ransom.
Royal Malaysian Police in co-ordination with the Bahraini Foreign Affairs Ministry
Education Malaysia, the regional office of the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education, is set to hightlight the facilities at internationally renowned universities in the country at an exhibition to be held in Abu Dhabi.
Bahrain-based Islamic lender Al Baraka is in talks to buy a stake in Malaysia's Bank Muamalat, its chief executive said, with a source adding it could buy up to 49 per cent.
'Nothing has been signed, there are just talks,' Adna