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Last week, a leading Swiss banker told his Lebanese counterparts that the era of banking secrecy was over.
April 01, 2015 - 21:23 GMT
Lebanon will not abandon its banking secrecy law.
China set a March 31 deadline to become a founding member of the AIIB, an institution that could enhance Beijing's regional and global influence.
April 01, 2015 - 21:18 GMT
Israeli companies are increasingly turning to Asia to capture a boom in demand for their technology.
Shayne Nelson, Emirates NBD Group Chief Executive Officer
April 01, 2015 - 09:21 GMT
The Emirates NBD Group won three awards at EMEA Finance's Annual Middle East Banking Awards.
The remainder consists of a $1 billion 364-day facility paying 10 bps, which is renewable annually.
March 31, 2015 - 19:36 GMT
Saudi Aramco, the Kingdom’s state oil giant, has signed a $10 billion loan with 27 financial institutions.
“Economies face pressures from changes in the international environment, including the drop of the oil price,” he said.
March 31, 2015 - 09:15 GMT
The initiative may mark a more aggressive push by the Arab world’s second biggest economy to attract investment.
HSBC Oman celebrating Earth Hour
March 31, 2015 - 06:20 GMT
As part of the Bank’s steadfast efforts to contribute in conserving the planet, HSBC Bank Oman S.A.O.G. launched a series of environmentally centred initiatives in commemoration of Earth Hour 2015.
Emirates NBD wins at the Asian Banker Awards
March 31, 2015 - 05:49 GMT
Emirates NBD announced that it has been named the ‘Best Retail Bank in the Middle East’ and ‘Best Retail Bank in the UAE’ at The Asian Banker’s International Excellence in Retail Financial Services 2015 awards ceremony.
The court found that Moshe Talansky gave Olmert $153,000 in envelopes.
March 30, 2015 - 12:07 GMT
The maximum penalty for offences of fraud and breach of trust is three years imprisonment, and the maximum penalty for fraudulent receiving is five years.
Yawmi Quarterly Draw
March 30, 2015 - 09:54 GMT
Burgan Bank announced today Mr. Dhari Ibrahim AL Duaij as the new KD 125,000 cash prize winner in the Yawmi Quarterly Draw.
Nimish Dwivedi, Head of Payments, Mashreq and Hassan Mosafer, Exhibitions Director, Dubai World Trade Centre
March 30, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
Mashreq announced their sponsorship of Gitex Shopper Spring 2015, the largest consumer IT and electronics event in the Middle East that will be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC).
During the signing of the agreement between former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, founder of The Carter Center, and Mohamed Ali Al Ansari, Chairman of Al Ansari Exchange
March 29, 2015 - 10:28 GMT
Al Ansari Exchange and The Carter Center has announced a partnership to help eradicate and eliminate diseases which will affect tens of thousands of poverty stricken people in developing countries.