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GCC equities in general continue to show characteristics that will continue to make them attractive to investors over the rest of this year.
While the Iraqi conflict has also kept some international investors at bay and risk premiums across the region elevated, the political backdrop seems to have improved in a number of countries in the region.

January 4, 2012

UAE Ministry of Finance
10:49 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance holds today a ceremony for honoring its working mothers employees in its Abu Dhabi headquarter.

09:59 GMT
(press release)

Duncan, Chief Economist at Blackhorse Asset Management was addressing a high profile audience of investors in Istanbul on the occasion of the Annual Limited Partner meeting for Amwal II.

Al Hilal Bank
09:50 GMT
(press release)

Al Hilal Bank, a progressive Islamic bank, is using state-of-the-art digital pens developed in the UK to revolutionize its document-based field and office operations.

UAE Exchange
07:09 GMT

Mr. Rajanikanth Gazalla Gangaram, got the best surprise of 2012, when he won a Nissan Sunny in the first monthly draw of New Year Fest promotion of UAE Exchange.

Burgan Bank
06:10 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today that it will offer its “BuBa” Kids Account holders the chance to travel to one of the most internationally recognized spectacular theme parks, the Abu Dhabi Ferrari World.

January 3, 2012

Dr. Yahya Abdullah Alyahya, GIB’s Chief Executive Officer of Gulf International Bank
08:57 GMT

Dubai-based Islamic Business & Finance magazine has recently named Gulf International Bank (GIB) as the “Best Sukuk Arranger” for the year 2011.

Lee Westwood, a golf champion
07:18 GMT
(press release)

Lee Westwood is relishing the prospect of carrying his scintillating form into this month’s Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, which runs January 26-29 at Abu Dhabi Golf Club.

Burgan Bank
06:45 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today that there are only a few days left for the Al Thuraya Account bi-annual draw.

January 2, 2012

Raju T. Jethwani, Chairman, EUROSTAR Group
09:59 GMT
(press release)

EUROSTAR Group has announced a target of USD 1 billion in annual revenues by 2020.

Burgan Bank
07:32 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today that it will soon hold the Value Account draw on January 8th 2011 at its head office.

December 29, 2011

Emirates NBD
12:44 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD played host to Lexi Thompson, the youngest professional golfer to win the Ladies European Tour and the winner of Omega Dubai Ladies Masters 2011.

Haitham AlRefaie, the Head of Business Banking Group at NBAD
07:13 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has expanded its Business Banking Centre network by launching a new facility in Bur Dubai, a hub of commerce in Dubai.

December 28, 2011

Burgan Bank
08:40 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank today announced that its airport branch will resume normal working hours during the upcoming New Year holiday.

December 27, 2011

NCB Capital
06:45 GMT
(press release)

NCB Capital announced today at a press conference held in Riyadh the launch of a new long-term open-ended fund investing in GCC Shariah compliant companies.

Jones Lang LaSalle
06:41 GMT
(press release)

Jones Lang LaSalle MENA has won top honours at the International Property Awards, the world’s most prestigious property competition in association with Bloomberg Television and Google.