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United Arab Bank (UAB)
January 19, 2015 - 14:25 GMT
United Arab Bank, UAB, has made a contribution of AED250,000 to Al Thiqah Club for the Handicapped, another milestone in the Bank’s long-standing relationship with an organisation that provides invaluable support for people with special needs in the UAE.

January 25, 2015

Al Ansari Exchange
06:49 GMT
(press release)

Al Ansari Exchange has announced the opening of new branches in the UAE in line with its aggressive nationwide expansion plans to reach out to more customers.

January 22, 2015

During the branch opening
09:25 GMT
(press release)

UAE's leading financial institution, Mashreq proudly announced the opening of its latest branch located in Karama, offering customers a wide range of products and innovative financial solutions.

During the event
08:35 GMT
(press release)

In recognition of improvement in products and Services, Doha Bank was identified as the provider of the best products and services available in Banking and Finance in the following categories in the Middle East by “Banker Middle East“.

S. Madhumohan, Director, Waste Management, Dulsco
06:00 GMT

In its efforts to go green, the 2015 Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon has teamed up with Dulsco as its official recycling partner.

January 21, 2015

Sharjah Islamic Bank
11:58 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah Islamic Bank announced its 2014 results with Net Profits reaching AED 377.2 million, compared to 307.1 million achieved last year, a 23% growth rate.

January 20, 2015

His Excellency Sheikh Fahad Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Doha Bank
13:14 GMT
(press release)

His Excellency Sheikh Fahad Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Doha Bank, the leading private commercial bank in Qatar, announced Doha Bank's financial results for the year 2014.

Gulf Bank
08:42 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Bank announced that it has recently been awarded the ‘Best Customer Experience Overall Branch in Kuwait’ award from Ethos Integrated Solutions (Ethos) at the 10th Annual Customer Experience Benchmarking Index (CEBI).

January 19, 2015

During the signing
14:12 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has extended AED36.73 million as a concessionary loan to the Government of Swaziland aiming to support the kingdom’s economic and social development.

Dr. Adnan Chilwan, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Islamic Bank
11:22 GMT
(press release)

On Wednesday, 14th January 2015, Dubai Islamic Bank announced the successful pricing of a US $1 billion Tier 1 capital-eligible issuance with a perpetual (non-call 6) maturity.

Chandramohan Pillai, AGM and Head of Administration and Facilities
10:07 GMT

International Bank of Qatar (ibq) sponsored the 10th ibq Masters Cricket Tournament in Doha, organized by the Qatar Veteran Cricket League.

January 18, 2015

Robot show
11:37 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced Mr. EMAD ABDULRAZZAQ AHMAD ALFAHAD as the first winner of the Yawmi Quarterly draw and Mrs. SUBASHINI RUBIN THIYAGARAJAN as the Thuraya Account winner of Audi R8.

Laha credit card
04:40 GMT
(press release)

Al Hilal Bank has announced the release of its new ‘Laha’ credit card, a first-of-its-kind card that has especially designed for female customers in the UAE.

January 15, 2015

Henry Wanyoike and Joseph Kibunja
08:11 GMT
(press release)

Standard Chartered announced today the return of the legendary road race duo Henry Wanyoike and Joseph Kibunja, who will be running in the 10k race at the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2015 taking place on Friday 23rd January.

During the visit
07:39 GMT

HE Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, received Barbara A. Leaf, US ambassador to the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday.

January 14, 2015

MoF takes part in Tarahamo campaign to Aid One Million Refugees in the Levant
08:21 GMT

Supporting “Tarahamo” campaign, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) has launched an internal initiative to collect donations for thousands of refugees from its employees.