Mr Sinha, seated, second from left, with BCICAI officials at the event.
A seminar on ongoing economic reforms in India, including the roll-out of a nationwide goods and services tax (GST) and demonetisation, was organised last week by the Bahrain Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (BCICAI). The seminar was delivered by Shaktikanta Das, a former economic affairs secretary in the government of India. Indian Ambassador Alok Kumar Sinha was chief guest at the event, which also featured the annual general meeting of the association. It was announced that Uday Shanbhag will be the new chairman of the association for 2017-2018.