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Gulf entities have provided at least $30 billion of funding, at current prices, for African infrastructure over the last decade.
November 24, 2014 - 00:30 GMT
In the year 2000, The Economist magazine famously described Africa as “the hopeless continent” on its cover.

February 27, 2012

NBAD's Global Financial Markets Forum 2011
11:26 GMT

The 2012 Global Financial Markets Forum, which begins this Wednesday, will offer Investor Presentation sessions from several UAE top companies.

Al Ansari Exchange
08:27 GMT
(press release)

Al Ansari Exchange has signed an agreement with National Bank of Abu Dhabi to accept bill payments from credit cardholders of the bank.

February 26, 2012

Oxford Business Group Parter to 2012 Global Financial Markets Forum
12:26 GMT

Oxford Business Group has become a media partner of the 2012 Global Financial Markets GFMF Forum to be held in Abu Dhabi February 29 and March 1st.

Nimish Dwivedi, Head of Payments at Mashreq
10:45 GMT

Mashreq, one of the leading financial institutions in the UAE just made owning life’s good things easier.

Sameh Abdulla Al Qubaisi, the General Manager of Institutional and Corporate Coverage Group at NBAD’s Financial Markets Division
06:49 GMT

Prominent bankers, economists, investors and executives will be in Abu Dhabi for the 2012 Global Financial Markets Forum.

Jassem Al Bloushi, Head of Retail Banking Group, Sharjah Islamic Bank
05:58 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah Islamic Bank has won recently the ‘Best Structure Award’ under the Islamic banks category and received a Certificate of Excellence by Pan Arab Web Awards 2012.

February 23, 2012

NBAD Credit Cardholder Wins BMW
11:20 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, has awarded a top of the line luxury car to the first winner of the NBAD MasterCard Credit and Debit Card International Spend Campaign.

All artistes performing at the Global Fusion concert
10:59 GMT
(press release)

Alpen Capital and Bank Sarasin-Alpen hosted their fourth Global Fusion concert on Wednesday, 22 February 2012 at the Intercontinental, Doha.

February 22, 2012

H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council presents the award to Michael H. Tomalin, the Group Chief Executive of  NBAD
11:08 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi's Group Chief Executive, Michael H. Tomalin, has won the Best Emiratisation CEO Award in Banking Sector from Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies.

ADIB Employees at the stand
10:52 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank announced that it has been recognized for its continued commitment to Emiratization by the Emirates Institute of Banking and Financial Studies.

09:05 GMT

Mashreq Securities, one of the UAE’s leading brokerage firms announced the launch of Trade Net X, a new trading platform to its customers.

BuBa Winner
08:00 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank today announced NORA ABDULAZIZ AL-ENIZI as the bank’s first “BuBa” Kids Account draw winner.

Raed Al Haqhaq, Chief Banking Officer at Burgan Bank
07:08 GMT
(press release)

MasterCard Worldwide together with Burgan Bank today announced the conversion of Burgan Bank’s existing proprietary B-Dinar Payroll ATM card to the B-Dinar Debit MasterCard Payroll Card.

February 21, 2012

11:21 GMT

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank announced a reduced profit rate for ADIB Education Finance in a promotion that lasts till 31st March 2012.

Fares Mourad, Head of Islamic Finance, Bank Sarasin, Dr. Monzer Kahf, Sulaiman Yousif Salhi and Rohit Walia at the Islamic Wealth report launch
10:36 GMT
(press release)

In its 2012 Islamic Wealth Management Report, “The path to corporate transformation, converting a company to Islam”, Bank Sarasin reviews the complexities of converting a business to Islam.