Banking & Finance
May 20, 2014
Gulf Bank announced that Mrs. Salma Al-Hajjaj, General Manager, Human Resources, has won the ‘HR Professional of the Year’ award for the private sector at the 6th Annual MENA HR Excellence Awards.
Emirates NBD announced the launch of “Tablet Banking Service,” becoming the first bank in the Middle East to unveil tablet-based financial planning.
Dubai’s benchmark index, the world’s best-performing gauge in 2013, plunged the most in more than eight months on Monday.
May 19, 2014
15 student teams coming from various UAE-based universities and colleges have been selected to move on to the final round of this year’s edition of the ‘Business for Better’ competition.
Jordan Ahli Bank recently signed an agreement with Save the Children Jordan to support the 4th phase of the national “Combating Anemia Campaign.”
May 18, 2014
Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) recently celebrated the graduation of its senior employees who completed the ‘Al Nukhba’, a Leadership Competency Programme launched by the bank in October 2013.
Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, recently organised a meeting for UAE national SME owners, who are members of the Entrepreneurs Forum in Dubai.
FGB has announced the launch of a new limited-time promotion which allows customers residing in the UAE to benefit from free travel insurance through a simple online enrollment process before June 30th 2014.
Mashreq Flavours has got bigger and better. Mashreq cardholders can enjoy attractive discounts of up to thirty percent at more than 1,600 restaurants across the UAE.
May 15, 2014
Standard Chartered won the ‘Best Credit Card’ and ‘Best Premium Card’ awards at the Smart Cards & Payments Awards Middle East, which was held recently at The Armani Hotel, Dubai.
FGB held an exclusive event in Abu Dhabi, where a number of the bank’s customers were given the opportunity to meet with first team players Fernandinho, Aleksandar Kolarov, Joleon Lescott, James Milner and Richard Wright.
Emirates Islamic announced the launch of a campaign which offers Indian and Pakistani expatriates in the UAE 30 days free Accidental Life Takaful cover.
Mashreq, a leading financial institution in the UAE, has rejuvenated its banking loyalty program in the region by introducing an online Travel Site.
The processing centre, also the very first of its kind in the region, will be a one-stop-shop for debit and prepaid processing, fraud risk services, ATM processing, customer care and reporting/analytics.
May 14, 2014
MasterCard announced it will provide integrated processing services to customers across the Middle East and North Africa through an end-to-end, multi-brand cards and payments processing center located in the UAE.