The Honorary Consulate of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Manila successfully participated in the International Bazaar 2019 which was held on 24 November 2019 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC).
The said event was opened by Mrs. Maria Lourdes “Louie” Locsin, wife of Hon. Teodoro L. Locsin Jr, Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Philippines and visited the booth of the Bahrain Consulate Manila.
Different authentic Bahraini goods and items were sold in the said event including Baklava and Assorted Sweets, Traditional Pashmina Scarves, Arabic Coffee, Pistachio Nuts, etc. The theme of the event this year “Shop The World, Show You Care” will benefit different sectors and marginalized people in the Philippines. According to the organizers of the event, 40 embassies participated for the event to sell their respective products.
The International Bazaar is an annual event which is organized by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), together with the International Bazaar Foundation, Inc. (IBF), Spouses of the Heads of Mission (SHOM), and the Diplomatic and Consular Corps.