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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.

May 13, 2012

Saxo Bank
11:39 GMT
(press release)

Saxo Bank believes the economic momentum will weaken during Q2 2012.

Jordan Ahli Bank
10:31 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank sponsored the 2012 Health and Charity March, organized in Irbid by the Compassion for Children Club and under the patronage of HRH Prince Faisal Bin Hussein, head of the Jordanian Olympic Committee.

The American School in Doha
06:43 GMT
(press release)

IBQ announced its upcoming family concert featuring Serge Prokofiev’s most famous work a fairytale titled Peter and the Wolf.

May 10, 2012

UAE economic growth will decelerate to 3 percent this year from 4.9 percent in 2011 as oil output growth eases
13:53 GMT

ending by the UAE’s biggest banks is falling short of industry estimates as slower growth in the second-largest Arab economy damps credit demand.

The Capital Club
09:58 GMT
(press release)

The central theme of a business seminar hosted by Capital Club Dubai titled ‘Getting the Customer to the Heart of the Business: Engaging Your Customers to Become Your Advocates’ by leading business transformation specialists Insight with Passion.

May 9, 2012

The three-month Qatar Interbank Offered Rate rose 12 basis points this year to 1,292.86 per cent on May 2
12:38 GMT

Qatari banks' local-currency borrowing costs rose to the highest in more than 15 months amid signs bank funding levels may restrain a lending surge in the Arab country.

Senior Mangement & Key Investors visit MEDZ
11:44 GMT

Gulf Finance House led by Acting Chief Executive Officer Mr. Hisham Alrayes, recently returned from a successful visit to the Mumbai Economic Development Zone MEDZ project site in India.

GUST
07:44 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced its sponsorship of the First Youth Banking Conference organized by the Gulf University of Science & Technology in Kuwait.

dunia Touch
06:43 GMT
(press release)

Dunia Finance has launched a new programme called dunia Touch aimed at providing individuals, both students and professionals, with International volunteering opportunities around the world.

May 8, 2012

Muneera AL Mukhaizeem, Burgan Bank’s Chief Retail Banking Officer-GM
12:42 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank deployed upgraded Wi-Fi services to equip customers visiting its branches with the convenience and the ability to stay connected seamlessly while attending to their banking needs.

Central bank took all precautionary measures to prevent instability from affecting Lebanon’s financial sector
10:46 GMT

Lebanese central bank has taken precautionary measures to guarantee the stability of Lebanon’s financial institutions.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi
09:40 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has launched its Sukuk Income Fund, a unique product investing in Sharia’h-compliant investment instruments that offers investors attractive returns with low levels of risk.

The Capital Club
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Capital Club Dubai will be hosting a Business Lunch Forum with Steen Jakobsen, Chief Economist at SAXO Bank, with the theme, The world is at zero interest rate.

Jordan Ahli Bank
09:26 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank participated as a silver sponsor in the Operation Smile Jordan campaign, which works toward securing medical aid to less fortunate Jordanian children suffering from cleft lips in Al-Mafraq.

May 7, 2012

Rohit Garg, Head of Business Banking at Mashreq
11:34 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq announced that its ‘Business Banking’ solely dedicated to cater to the SME segment launched upgraded Trade & Working Capital facility for Small Business Segment.