Banking & Finance
September 15, 2014
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently organised a meeting with local and federal ministries and entities, in Dubai.
There have been persistent rumours that Kabir had been running the central bank from Malta, after fleeing an upsurge in violence in the capital Tripoli, where the bank was based.
September 14, 2014
UAE Exchange, the single largest player in the remittance industry in the GCC, has over six per cent of share in the global remittance market, said a top official.
In line with some of its recent innovations, leading financial institution Mashreq opened a cutting-edge branch in Al Ain on Thursday.
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has announced the September winner of the monthly prize draw within the Bank’s loyalty program, thanq.
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) is offering investors low-risk exposure to global sharia-compliant stocks through a new 100% capital-protected note that tracks the Dow Jones Islamic Market Titans 100 index.
September 11, 2014
Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions, has presented two brand new Ford Edge SUVs to the lucky winners of a special raffle promotion held for those customers availing Mashreq Business Loan.
September 10, 2014
Sufficient aid will be available to Egypt through external bilateral assistance from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), according to a Thursday report by the Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Since EBRD started its operations in the Kingdom in 2012, it has invested 203 million euros (around $262 million) in seven projects in Jordan covering various sectors, according to a statement released Tuesday.
Gulf Bank hailed the successful completion of its sponsorship of the 6th Euromoney Conference which took place on 9 September 2014 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Kuwait.
Apple unveiled Apple Pay that will enable MasterCard cardholders to use their iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch for everyday purchases.
UAE Exchange, the leading global remittance and foreign exchange brand, is now the largest followed company, in its class, on Facebook with its global fan-base touching the 500,000-milestone.
Kuwait is suspending a programme under which foreign winners of big government contracts are required to invest in the local economy.
September 9, 2014
Kuwait’s Global Investment House said on Tuesday it aimed to relist its shares on the Kuwaiti bourse, after its listing was cancelled last year because of accumulated debt.
FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has launched the fourth phase of its fast-track management trainee programme, ‘Nujoom.