BIBF signs deal with Palestinian institute
Manama, March 10, 2014
Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Palestinian Banking Institute (PBI), headquartered in the city of Ramallah.
The contract stipulates mutual co-operation between the two parties, predominantly for the interchange of expertise, training programmes and instructors, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication.
BIBF deputy director Dr Ahmed Al Shaikh and PBI general manager Basel Taha signed the agreement in Jordan.
Taha emphasised PBI's commitment towards the development of human resources in the banking and financial sectors in Palestine.
He also said the MoU would serve to magnify PBI's achievements as well as add value to their existing programmes.
Dr Al Shaikh said such co-operation helped to enhance human capital within the industry.
"This is in line with BIBF's strategy to spread its wings and join forces with sister institutions in the Arab world, thus differentiating themselves by providing unique programmes and professional certifications in various fields," he said.-TradeArabia News Service