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The Brotherhood has been a source of friction between Gulf Arab states
13:22 GMT

On Saturday the UAE designated 85 organisations as terrorist groups including the Brotherhood, Islamic State.

Fahad AL Reshaid – Unit head - Marketing Communications at Burgan Bank…. With the KCCC officials at the site visit
05:30 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced that it has recently printed and organized 40 different comprehensive cancer awareness brochures for the Kuwait Cancer Control Center (KCCC), as part of the bank’s corporate social responsibility strategy.

November 20, 2014

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
07:15 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) has received the prestigious ‘Islamic Bank of the Year 2014’ award for the 2nd consecutive year from the International Financial Law Review (IFLR).

The bank directed PricewaterhouseCoopers to remove key warnings to regulators on illicit transactions in an independent report.
04:55 GMT

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ was fined $315 million by a US banking regulator Tuesday for pressuring a consultant to water down a report on transactions with Iran.

November 19, 2014

During the event
11:55 GMT

The NBAD Islamic MENA Growth Fund has been named the Best Islamic Fund 2014 by Global Islamic Finance Awards.

Emiratisation Press Conference
11:33 GMT
(press release)

Leading financial institution, Mashreq is known to be an avid supporter of Emiratisation, through its various activities and initiatives to attract and employ Emiratis.

Mohammed Ali Al Ansari, Chairman and Managing Director, Al Ansari Exchange and H.H. Major General Sheikh Taleb bin Saqr Al Qassimi, Director General of Ras Al Khaima Police Department and Rashed Ali Al Ansari, General Manager, Al Ansari Exchange
10:55 GMT
(press release)

Al Ansari Exchange inaugurated its new branch on Al Muntasir Road in Ras Al Khaimah as part of its continuous efforts to effectively and efficiently fulfill the requirements and needs of its customers.

First Gulf Bank
10:46 GMT
(press release)

FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has finalised an AED 1.1 billion club finance lease funding package on behalf of Emirates airline, for the acquisition of two Boeing 777-300ER aircrafts.

During the event
10:24 GMT
(press release)

Doha Bank recently hosted a quiz competition for its staff, representing teams from its various business and operational units.

During the event
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD announced the opening of a new banking branch in Al Nasseriya in Sharjah, conveniently located in the heart of the city, offering exceptional convenience for customers.

Haytham El El-Maayergi, Head of Transaction Banking – Standard Chartered UAE, speaking at the event
08:05 GMT
(press release)

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) recently hosted the Corporate Treasury Evolution and Trends event, at the DIFC Conference Centre.

Dr Adnan Chilwan, CEO, DIB & Adel Ali, Group CEO, Air Arabia at the signing ceremon
06:35 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) and Air Arabia announced today the signing of an aircraft financing deal to facilitate the delivery of six new Airbus A320 aircrafts in 2015.

November 18, 2014

STP award
11:11 GMT

International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has won the Commerzbank “Straight Through Processing (STP) award for the fourth year running.

NBAD Renews Sponsorship of Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
10:59 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has renewed a multi-year agreement to be the Official Bank of the FORMULA 1 ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi
08:59 GMT
(press release)

SWIFT joined with the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) to bring together some of the largest companies in the United Arab Emirates to look at the evolution of treasury management within corporates.