Banking & Finance
March 3, 2014
Alpen Capital today announced the publication of its GCC Aviation Industry Report which provides a perspective of the GCC aviation sector.
Bank Muscat is planning to issue its first Islamic bond by September, representing the first sukuk issue of an Omani bank.
Following the conclusion of its Annual General Assembly (AGM), Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) announced that the assembly has approved the distribution of a 25% cash dividend for the year 2013.
March 2, 2014
Saudi Arabian billionaire prince Al Waleed Ibn Talal will meet with Palestinian leadership in the public and private sectors this Tuesday.
For the fourth consecutive year, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank - Egypt was named “Best Islamic Bank in Egypt".
It is the biggest loan package Tunisia has received since the 2011 revolution that toppled autocratic president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali.
February 27, 2014
First Gulf Bank (FGB), one of the leading banks in the UAE, successfully concluded its Annual General Meeting today at the St. Regis, Corniche, Abu Dhabi.
In 2013, Alwaleed announced that he was severing ties with the Forbes Billionaires list.
February 26, 2014
Emirates Islamic announced the relaunch of its Gold Certificate product, making it more attractive to customers looking for a convenient way to invest in physical gold bars and ensure their safekeeping.
Standard Chartered announced today the appointment of Ahmed Muallah as Managing Director and Head of its Wholesale Banking business in Iraq.
Al Ramz Securities NASDAQ Dubai and Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) trading for the month of January 2014 to post a strong start for the year.
Sudan's ministry of foreign affairs has disclosed that Sudanese financial assets amounting to $48.2 million are frozen in the United States under decade-long sanctions imposed by Washington on Khartoum.
The Bank of Israel cut the rate because of what may happen in the coming months.
February 25, 2014
Former Chairman of the US Federal Reserve Dr. Ben S. Bernanke will speak at the 2014 Global Financial Markets Forum (GFMF), organised by the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD).
Al Hilal Bank emerged as one of the most awarded institutions at the 2013 Islamic Finance News (IFN) Awards organized by Islamic Finance News – the world’s leading Islamic finance news provider.