On 1st November 2016 in concurrent with the Thematic Workshop on Exploring Islamic Economic, Finance and Business Research Issues in the Middle East and South East Asia, University College of Bahrain (UCB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Trisakti University of Indonesia. Both parties agreed
to strengthen, promote and develop cooperation in the various areas of knowledge specifically in the areas of economics, management, accounting and finance.
The Mou was signed by UCB president Prof. Salah A. A. Emara and Rector of Trisakti University. Presence during the signing ceremony were Dr. Bambang Soedaryono, Dean of Faculty of Economics and Business, Trisakti University and Dr. Sutan Emir Hidayat, Head of Business Administration and Humanities Department, UCB. The ceremony was witnessed by His Excellency Chilman Arisman, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the Kingdom of Bahrain.