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The Mongol Tower and WOO City developments will be highlighted at Cityscape Global as part of Nikken Sekkei’s extensive showcase of global design projects.
The Mongol Tower and WOO City developments will be highlighted at Cityscape Global as part of Nikken Sekkei’s extensive showcase of global design projects

January 25, 2012

Ehab Anis Hassan, the Group Chief Human Resources Officer at NBAD
08:09 GMT

Two of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) employees enrolled in the Bank’s international sponsorship programme "Tomouh" left for the United States to being their studies.

Burgan Bank
08:06 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced that it has partnered with Kidz Smile Clinic to offer an exclusive 10% discount for its BuBa Kids Account holders every time they visit it.

07:21 GMT
(press release)

IBQ hosted a French business delegation to a networking dinner on the evening of January 23 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Doha.

January 24, 2012

Dubai Islamic Bank
12:03 GMT
(press release)

As part of its strategy to provide innovative banking services, Dubai Islamic Bank announced the launch of Al Islami Business Online, a portal enabling companies to access over 75 services at the click of a button.

Arab Bank
10:43 GMT
(press release)

Arab Bank was honored with the Best Trade Finance Provider award in the Middle East from Global Finance Magazine for the sixth consecutive year.

Saxo Bank
09:36 GMT
(press release)

The EU agreed to impose an embargo on crude imports from Iran.

UAE Exchange
08:34 GMT

UAE Exchange and Union Bank of India launching the real time account credit facility, Union FLASH Remit.

National Bank of Fujairah
07:13 GMT
(press release)

National Bank of Fujairah PSC is pleased to announce its results for the year ended 31 December 2011 which are being submitted for Central Bank’s approval.

06:47 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq’s flagship sukuk fund "Mashreq Al Islami Income Fund" was recently awarded Fixed Income Fund of 2012.This is the second consecutive year for Mashreq to receive this award from MENA Fund Manager magazine.

January 23, 2012

Burgan Bank
10:35 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank recently participated as a Gold sponsor in the widely recognized hospitality and food exhibition “HORECA 2012”, which was held on January 22nd until 24th at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi
07:45 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has appointed Michael Aissaoui as the Head of Mergers and Acquisitions who will work in the Bank’s Investment Banking Group to expand NBAD’s M&A advisory activities.

January 22, 2012

Invest bank
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Aimed at increasing its capital to reach 100 million Jordanian Dinars, Invest bank offered 14,750,000 shares in a private placement to its current shareholders with each share valued at 1 JD, by which 95% of the shares were covered.

Bank Sarasin-Alpen
09:59 GMT
(press release)

This year’s Global Fusion features a power packed line all women line up for the very first time. The lead artistes for the Dubai Global Fusion is the Bond Quartet known for their classical cross over music.

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
09:11 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) highlighted the important role played by the Islamic banking sector in promoting economic and financial growth in the UAE.

Dubai Bank
09:08 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Bank announced Aslam Mohammed as 2012’s first winner of the monthly million dirham Kunooz Savings Account draw.