Banking & Finance
October 13, 2011
Emirates NBD was named awarded ‘Marketing Department of the Year’ at the eighth annual International Business Awards ceremony, also known as the Stevies from the Greek word for ‘Crowned.’
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), MasterCard Worldwide and GEMS Education today signed an agreement to introduce a loyalty card exclusively for GEMS parents.
Mr. Olsen, Head of Americas Investment Strategy Hans Olsen, CFA says: “With that pattern as a guide, it appears the next bubble could be forming in the sovereign debt of developed economies.”
Gulf Bank’s senior management team recently held an off-site meeting, to begin the process of defining the Bank’s strategy for the coming four years, through to 2015.
Doha Bank has posted a net profit for the 9 months period ending 30 September 2011 of QAR 1.01 billion which represents a significant increase of 13% versus the corresponding period last year.
The private school market is growing rapidly in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), presenting a significant opportunity for investors and school operators.
October 12, 2011
Ajman Bank, announced today that it had been named the “Best Small Bank” at the 2011 Bank Benchmark Index Awards.
Al Hilal Bank, a progressive Islamic bank, was officially awarded the Certification Service Provider (CSP) license by the Emirates eGovernment during simple ceremonies.
Kuwait International Bank (KIB) presented its competitive range of Shariah-compliant banking products and services to staff and visitors of the Public Authority for Industry at its temporary booth on the authority’s premises.
Al Ansari Exchange has revealed its donation of a school bus to the Safe Center for Exceptional Abilities (SCEA), a non-profit organization established to help children with Asperger’s Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism.
Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions announced the graduation of the latest group of UAE Nationals from Mashreq Al Mustaqbal management training program.
Burgan Bank today announced Ms. SWANI TANDON as the winner of the Burgan Value Account draw. The lucky winner took home cash prize equivalent to 4,000KD.
National Bank of Kuwait, the largest Kuwaiti bank and the highest-rated in the Middle East, reported net profits of USD 819 million (KD 225.6 million) for the first nine months of 2011.
October 11, 2011
In line with the UAE’s efforts to enhance global financial relations, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently signed a double taxation avoidance agreement with Switzerland.
Burgan Bank has recently sponsored the British Business Forum’s (BBF) exhibition, “Introduction to Kuwait”, which was held on the 7th of October at the Hilton Kuwait Resort.