Manama, Apr. 28 (BNA): The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) hosted yesterday the first weekly draw for the Manama Golden Festival.
A total of 2,474 receipt holders participated in the draw, in which 13 valuable prizes were distributed in the Manama market.
As many as 416 gold, jewelry and pearl shops are participating in the second edition of the Manama Gold Festival, which kicked off on April 13 and will run until May 27.
The festival offers weekly promotions for visitors to the Manama market. In addition to this, raffle draws are conducted on a weekly basis to provide unique prizes to the lucky shoppers.
The festival includes distinguished shows by jewelry designers and goldsmiths, a retail market, and various musical and artistic performances, in addition to works of art that reflect the history of goldsmithing and the ancient jewelry industry in the Kingdom.
On this occasion, the CEO of the Authority congratulated the winners of the first weekly draw of the festival, pledging more promotions and valuable prizes to delight citizens, residents and gold lovers in Bahrain among tourists.
He added that the festival provides an opportunity for visitors to have a unique shopping experience in the Manama market, one of the oldest and most famous markets in the region, especially in the world-famous Bahraini gold trade.
He expressed his thanks and gratitude to all the stores that participated in offering valuable prizes to the winners of the first weekly draw.
It is worth noting that 28 gold stores sponsored the festival’s awards this year, including Malabar Gold and Diamonds, Al Saif Jewellery, Jumbo Gold, City Mashallah Jewellery, Al Tawhid Jewellery, Al Jasra Jewellery, Sharhan Pearls, Niaz Pearls and Diamonds, Manama. Pearl Jewellery, Bin Nasser Jewellery, Al Nafisa Jewellery, Bahr Jewellery.