Empowering Women-Led Businesses to Grow – May 31 – June 4, 2020
Through the POWER initiative, U.S. Embassy Manama, in partnership with AmCham Bahrain, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the Bahrain Businesswomen’s Society, hosted a virtual seminar series on May 31 – June 4 on demystifying bilateral economic policies and promoting business activities among female business owners and leaders. The daily one-hour sessions provided a broad overview of how Bahraini and American businesses can utilize public and private resources to support imports and export activities.
Watch the full-length seminars here: https://www.youtube.com/user/USEmbassyManama
Sunday May 31: The U.S. Ambassador and FTA users will discuss the US-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement. Learn how you can both import and export using the FTA.
Monday June 1: In “Wonder Woman, Captain America, and Other Powerful Brands,” franchising expert, Joel Stewart, will share how you can leverage existing US franchises to jump start your business.
Tuesday June 2: In “Ex-pecially for You: Getting Your Product to Market in the US,” you’ll learn more about exporting goods to the US like jewelry, fabrics, plastic & aluminum.
Wednesday June 3:In : In “Using eCommerce to Strengthen Your Business,” you’ll learn tips and tricks to help you take advantage of ecommerce platforms like CISCO to grow your customer base.
Thursday June 4: “We Can Do It: Promoting American Products Abroad,” will show you how to import American products, particularly health and environmentally friendly products.