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Bahrain may host summit.

MANAMA: Kuala Lumpur-based Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB IFSB Islamic Financial Services Board (Malaysia) ) is considering Bahrain as the host for its 7th Annual Summit in May next year.

IFSB is an international-standard setting body of regulatory and supervisory agencies.

Bahrain Exhibition and Convention Authority (BECA BECA British Exhibition Contractors Association
BECA Border Environmental Commerce Alliance
BECA Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs
BECA Business Education and Community Alliance (St.
) chief executive officer Hassan Jaffer Mohamed and deputy chief executive officer Debbie Stanford-Kristiansen received IFSB senior executive Siham Ismail and senior project manager Noor Erni Surya Noordin when they visited the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre.

BECA organised IFSB's site inspection in co-ordination with Gulf Air, The Diplomat Radisson SAS (1) (SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, A software company that specializes in data warehousing and decision support software based on the SAS System. Founded in 1976, SAS is one of the world's largest privately held software companies. See SAS System.  Hotel and other hotels in Bahrain.

IFSB, whose mandate is to ensure the soundness and stability of the Islamic financial services industry, is comprised of 150 members including regulatory and supervisory authorities as well as the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, Bank for International Settlements, Islamic Development Bank Islamic Development Bank (also known as IDB), is a multilateral development financing institution. located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. It was founded by the first conference of Finance Ministers of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC), convened 18 December 1973. , Asian Development Bank Asian Development Bank

A financial_institution established in 1966 to reduce poverty in the Asia-Pacific region. The bank is headquartered in Manila, Philippines and consists of 61 member countries.
 and other market players and professional firms operating in 31 jurisdictions.

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Date:Aug 27, 2009
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