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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 8, 2012

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.

During the signing
05:37 GMT
(press release)

In line with ensuring the best utilization of the government’s resources and its development; MoF signed recently two cooperation agreements at the Ministry’s headquarter in Dubai.

May 6, 2012

The index of the largest Arab stock market fell 1.3 per cent to its lowest close since April 16
12:47 GMT

Saudi Arabia's bourse ended at a three-week low as petrochemical and banking shares weighed following a drop in oil prices and global stocks.

First-quarter results from the country's top five lenders reveal they increased their loan books by just 0.7 per cent to Dh648.3 billion
12:34 GMT

Sluggish bank lending is threatening to put the brake on the UAE's economic rebound this year amid signs of faltering global growth.

During the event
12:08 GMT
(press release)

The National Bank of Fujairah announced that it has closed an AED 265 million syndicated loan for Pacific Control Systems.

Jet Ski Winner
10:01 GMT
(press release)

On the occasion of launching the Visa Platinum Card, INEVESTBANK held an event in Tala Bay Beach, Aqaba.

This law aims to strengthen the business environment and makes it attractive to local and foreign investments
08:08 GMT

Dubai Economic Council has discussed in details both the drafts of financial restructuring and bankruptcy law, and commercial companies law.

Jordan Ahli Bank
06:44 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank participated as the silver sponsor for the Palestine National Orchestra (PNO) concert series.

May 3, 2012

This is a reflection of confidence in the banking sector and the Lebanese pound
07:43 GMT

Central Bank governor Riad Salameh said Wednesday that Lebanese banks are immune to any negative fallout from the events unfolding in the region.

Dubai Financial Services Authority
05:36 GMT
(press release)

The Board of Directors (Board) of the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) announces the appointment of Ian Johnston as the next Chief Executive of the DFSA.

May 2, 2012

UAE Exchange
10:10 GMT

Making a remittance transaction or Forex transaction at UAE Exchange branches in the United Kingdom UK or using its online portal, Money2anywhere, to send money, could make you do your next transaction in your new iPad.

Mrs Neveen El Shafei, Vice Chairman of Egypt’s General Authority for Investment and Free Zones
08:49 GMT
(press release)

Financial experts and institutional investors said at a conference organised by Gulf Capital in Abu Dhabi yesterday that the medium to long-term outlook for investing in Egypt remains positive.

Mrs. Muneera Al-Mukhaizeem, Chief Retail Banking Officer, General Manager at Burgan Bank
07:34 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today the distinctive feature of its Visa Platinum Credit card which includes a cash back guarantee on all purchases, an unparalleled offering across Kuwait.

May 1, 2012

Nimish Dwivedi, Head of Payments at Mashreq
12:03 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the leading financial institutions in the UAE has launched an exciting program to tingle customers’ taste buds.