Under the patronage of the Honorary President of Bahrain Business Women Society Her Highness Shaikha Thajba Bint Salman Al Khalifa, The fourth edition of the ‘Arabian Women Fashion Expo 2019’ was launched by Shaikha Marwa Bint Abdulrahman Al Khalifa on Wednesday, 27th March 2019 at Moda Mall, the leading luxury shopping destination in the Kingdom of Bahrain which houses a wide range of international fashion brands.

The event, that is organized by Touches Events and supported by Tamkeen, will be held over a period of six days, from the 27th until the 1st of April 2019.

The launch event was attended by key female figures from Bahrain and across the GCC. The expo is the ideal platform that provides participants and visitors the opportunity to network and build new business opportunities.

H.H. Shaikha Thajba Bint Salman Al Khalifa expressed her great pleasure in supporting such a distinguished exhibition.

“The event reiterates that Bahraini and Gulf women are able to innovate and succeed in the business world, especially within the fashion industry. The event is in-line with the Kingdom’s approach in supporting national initiatives led by His Majesty the King with the support of both the HRH Prime Minister and HRH the Crown Prince. We also appreciate the efforts of Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, the President of the Supreme Council for Women in supporting and developing Bahraini women in all fields.” said H.H Shaikha Thajba.

The Arabian Women Fashion Expo 2019 is expected to achieve great success due to the number of exhibitors participating during this edition. This year, more than 45 leading designers from the GCC and the Middle East have been selected to take part in the exhibition to showcase the latest trends in fashion, jewelry and home accessories, further positioning the expo as one of the leading fashion exhibitions in the region.

“We extend our thanks and appreciation to H.H. Shaikha Thajba Bint Salman Al Khalifa for inaugurating the Arabian Women Fashion Expo 2019 and for her support, further enhancing the role of women in Bahrain and the GCC in the entrepreneurship field and significantly contributing to the development of the private sector,” commented the managing partners of Touches Events, Ms. Deema Murad and Ms. Wassan Busaad.

“We would like to extend our gratitude to our Diamond Sponsor,Bin Faqeeh Real Estate Development Company, the Golden sponsor F7 , also our Silver Sponsors, Mattar Jewelers and Sash Spa , in addition to our Strategic Partners, Tamkeen, CrediMax, YQart art and Bahrain Business Woman Society and all those who have contributed to the success of this prestigious exhibition,” Ms. Murad and Ms. Bousaad added.

The exhibition has achieved great success in its fourth edition and continues to host leading fashion designers to showcase various products ranging from clothes, perfumes and accessories. This edition will feature a variety of activities for visitors.