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Deloitte
March 27, 2017 - 07:24 GMT
As banks seek to be more competitive and enhance customer experiences, many look to transform their old legacy banking systems with more agile and efficient new core solutions.
Major terror attacks have had variable degrees of impact on stock markets worldwide. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Analysts expect that global markets will continue in their fluctuating performance with a tendency to decline, after the British parliament attack.
Bank Nizwa
March 26, 2017 - 12:58 GMT
Reflecting Islamic finance’s continued surge in popularity in Oman, Bank Nizwa recorded its first net profit since inception in 2013.
MasterCard
March 26, 2017 - 11:36 GMT
Mastercard hosted a mock hack, a data breach exercise aimed at empowering merchants and financial institutions with the information and know-how required to tackle rising cybersecurity threats.
During the event
March 26, 2017 - 11:32 GMT
NBF held its Annual General Assembly Meeting (AGAM) today at Novotel Hotel, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, where shareholders approved the distribution of profits of 15% of paid-up capital.
From the workshop
March 26, 2017 - 10:45 GMT
As part of its strategic role to optimise the use of financial resources, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) held 11 training workshops in March at its premises in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi's Waha Capital reaps the fruits of its diversification strategy. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 10:23 GMT
The shareholders of Waha Capital approved a 20 percent cash dividend for eligible shares at its annual general meeting, held on Wednesday.
Gulf Bank’s Al Danah 2017 draw
March 26, 2017 - 08:36 GMT
Gulf Bank announced today that there are 4 days left until Al Danah’s first quarterly draw for KD200,000 which will be held on Thursday, 30 March 2017.
Burgan Bank announces its Annual General Assembly of Shareholders and Shafafiyah Forum to be held on 29 March
March 26, 2017 - 08:20 GMT
Burgan Bank announced today that its Annual General Assembly meeting of shareholders will be held on Wednesday, 29 March 2017 at 12:00 PM at the KIPCO Tower - 56th floor.
PricewaterhouseCoopers
March 23, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
PwC’s Growth Markets Centre has recently launched its 2017 annual report titled ‘Winning in maturing markets’, which focuses on reaffirming the role of emerging markets in an era marked by sluggish global growth and rising economic and political uncertainties across many parts of the world.
During the event
March 23, 2017 - 10:56 GMT
Burgan Bank recently hosted a ceremony to honor the Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) for their continued support with in-house safety drills for the Bank’s employees.
During the event
March 22, 2017 - 12:30 GMT
National Bank of Fujairah (NBF) PJSC announced today that it has won five awards at the 2017.
Smurfs – The Lost Village
March 22, 2017 - 10:35 GMT
Burgan Bank announced today its latest exclusive offer with Grand Cinemas, to invite its ‘BuBa’ Kids customers to watch ‘Smurfs – The Lost Village” movie at Grand Cinemas– Al Hamra Luxury Centre.
Bill Gates’ fortune grew from an estimated $75 billion last year to $86 billion in 2017. (Shutterstock/ GongTo)
March 21, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is at the top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world’s billionaires that was released Monday.
Bukhowa will be responsible for overseeing the bank’s operations, as well as the management of the international corporate and institutional clients’ segment in Qatar. (Gulf Times)
March 21, 2017 - 12:55 GMT
Standard Chartered Bank has appointed Abdulla Bukhowa as its new CEO in Qatar, the first Arab and GCC national to assume this position.
During the event
March 21, 2017 - 12:50 GMT
Doha Bank, one of Qatar’s largest private commercial banks, was honored “company of the year award” by Qatar University on 20th March.