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Bullish comments about Arabtec and its shares by then-chief executive Hasan Ismaik, who resigned in June, helped to fuel investor interest in the stock.
July 8, 2014 - 15:34 GMT
in a statement after its chief executive met with heads of the central bank, the economy ministry and the Dubai and Abu Dhabi stock exchanges.

December 7, 2011

Sara AlGhanem, UAE National Development Manager at First Gulf Bank among other bank representatives
09:00 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank, is pioneering an initiative to enhance Emiratisation efforts in the banking sector, where it recently held a meeting with a number of prominent banks in the UAE.

During the event
07:32 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank has publically announced the winner of its “ADCB Art Competition”, voted for by the general public who attended the spectacular Abu Dhabi Art 2011.

December 6, 2011

Shaker Zainal handing over debit card to customers
12:19 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, announced an innovative and convenient banking service in the UAE by enabling customers to open their accounts and walk away with chip enabled debit cards in just 30 minutes.

Ewan Stirling, Chief Executive Officer at HSBC Oman
06:55 GMT
(press release)

HSBC Oman will organize a memorable golfing experience for key corporate customers on the fairways of Muscat Hills & Country Club on the 13th of December with the leading European golfer, Colin Montgomerie.

Ashraf Mazahreh, the Head of Private Banking UAE of NBAD
06:17 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, will share its expertise in Private Banking World Middle East 2011 conference commenced today in Dubai.

December 5, 2011

During the event
09:38 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank restated its commitment towards its annual corporate social responsibility initiative by successfully hosting the 10th Annual Al Mass Awards on December 4, 2011.

Malek Kanawati, CEO, Mubasher
09:20 GMT
(press release)

Mubasher Financial Services, has announced that Mubasher has been named “UAE Best Broker” during the recently concluded Future of the Capital Markets.

Rick Pudner CEO Emirates NBD
05:56 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today its strategic partnership with Omega Dubai Ladies Masters 2011, which is being held in Dubai for the sixth year running.

December 4, 2011

During the agreement
12:33 GMT
(press release)

INVESTBANK and Zain Jordan signed a cooperation agreement in which Zain will provide advanced solutions to connect INVESTBANK’s Headquarters located in Shmeisani with its branches across the Kingdom.

NBK CEO Shaikha Al Bahar receives the honoring trophy from KALD Chairwomen Amal Al Sayer in the International Conference of the Difficulties of Learning Disorders, Hyperactivity & Attention Deficit
11:22 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) is sponsoring the International Conference of the Difficulties of Learning Disorders, Hyperactivity & Attention Deficit.

KIB Booth
06:02 GMT
(press release)

Kuwait International Bank (KIB)’s display stand on KNPC premises continues to be a key part of the Bank’s marketing drive targeting oil companies.

Emirates NBD Arabic Domain
05:57 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, became one of the first corporate organisations and the first bank in the UAE to launch an Arabic website with an Arabic language domain name.

 Fawzi Dajani, NBK London GM receives the award
05:48 GMT

"THE BANKER" has selected National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) as "The Bank of the Year in the Middle East" and "Bank of Year-Kuwait" for 2011 amongst the latest list of the World's Best Banks for 2011.

Burgan Bank
05:44 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today, that it will hold today its annual 10th Al Mass Awards ceremony, which will be held at 7:00 pm in Sheikha Salwa Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah hall, near Marina Hotel.

December 1, 2011

Mr. Nisar Ahmed Khan, Kuwait International Bank’s Head of Business Continuity
10:45 GMT
(press release)

Kuwait international Bank has announced that Nisar Ahmed Khan, Kuwait International Bank’s Head of Business Continuity, was among the nominees for Business Continuity Manager of the Year.