FinMark Communications today announced that that the Tamkeen Business Quiz Show, being held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports and the President of Bahrain Olympics Committee, is set to commence on 3 August 2011 at the Cultural Hall auditorium in Manama, just adjacent to the Bahrain Museum, at 9pm. The Show is open to the general public, with free admission, and audience members will enjoy live musical entertainment, provided by Urfilez, and will have the chance to take part in the business-focused quiz challenge and to compete for prizes.
The first of the four industry Quiz Nights, to be followed by a Grand Quiz finale at the end of the month, will feature competing teams from the Finance and Insurance Sector who will kick off the Show aimed at using the Ramadan period in order to promote unity and team work among Bahraini businesses and the community and to build awareness of Bahrain’s dynamic industries, companies and its highly skilled and knowledgeable work force. The teams competing in first Quiz include some of Bahrain’s most prominent corporates: Bahrain National Holding (BNH), ARIG, Mumtalakat and AMEX.
Beyond corporate and audience participation live at the events, members of the public can also take part in the quiz challenge throughout the month of Ramadan by visiting www.tamkeenquiz.com and correctly answer questions in order to enter the Show’s Grand Prize Draw and a chance to win a new Mitsubishi ASX Crossover, which has been valued at BD8000 and donated by Al Zayani Investments.
Ms. Zahraa Taher, Managing Director of FinMark Communications, said: “We are delighted to launch the Tamkeen Business Quiz Show at the start of the very special month of Ramadan and encourage all businesses and the community at large to take part. Developing and bringing the Show to this stage has been the result of an immense amount of support received from Tamkeen, our many sponsors and from across the business community. We couldn’t be more pleased by the spirit of cooperation we have witnessed and the support of the many companies who have given so generously of their time, skills and financial resources. We wish all participating teams great success and look forward to gathering together blue chip companies and top Bahraini talent in order to underscore the strength of our industries across the board and the Kingdom’s position as a leading regional business and financial hub.”
Further Quiz Nights, which will also be held at the Cultural Hall at 9pm each evening, are to take place on: 8 August, featuring the Technology & Telecoms competition, 9 August, featuring the Finance & Industrials competition, 16 August, featuring the Banking competition, and the finale Grand Quiz competition is expected to be held on 24 August, subject to confirmation.
The Tamkeen Business Quiz Show is being supported by a group of leading private and public sector organizations including FinMark Communications, the founders and organisers, Tamkeen, the event’s title sponsor, Mumtalakat, Bahrain National Holding (BNH), Batelco, BAPCO and Al Zayani Investments, Gold Sponsors, Midal Cable, YK Al Moayyed and Khaleeji Commercial Bank, Silver Sponsors, Sakana, Bronze Sponsor, Al-Amthal and Promethean, Technology Sponsors, Urfilez, Entertainment Sponsor, Design Grafix, Branding Sponsor, and Al Watan, Al Ayam and Daily Tribune newspapers, Media Sponsors of the event.