Banking & Finance
November 22, 2011
Jones Lang LaSalle MENA has won top honours for the third consecutive year at the Arabian Property Awards, the region’s most prestigious property competition in association with Google and Bloomberg Television.
November 21, 2011
NCB Capital has been voted best research house in three categories in Euromoney’s annual Middle East research survey for 2011.
Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) announced today that participants in the bank’s ongoing Qiyadee leadership programme have successfully completed the first phase of this 36-month course.
Sales activity in the real estate sector saw some recovery in September after slowing in August (Ramadan).
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top-tier Islamic financial services group, is marking the occasion with the launch of its Gold National Day campaign.
Saxo Bank A/S, the online trading and investment specialist, has today enabled its clients to identify and trade Islamic compliant stocks and ETFs on more than 25 exchanges worldwide.
Burgan Bank announced today that it has collaborated with renowned luxury retailer Chopard Trafalgar to offer its VISA Platinum and Gold Credit Cardholders’ exclusive offer on a range of luxury jewellery and watches.
November 20, 2011
Private-school enrolment is expected to grow significantly in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries in the next decade, but governments and investors must overcome several key challenges in order to capitalise on the opportunities this will present.
The Bahrain Financial Exchange is pleased to announce that Al Baraka Banking Group has become a registered user of Bait Al Bursa, the Islamic finance division of the BFX.
Jones Lang LaSalle MENA has today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Heriot-Watt University Dubai to support its Real Estate Management and Development Masters degree course.
Emirates NBD, announced today that its Priority Banking Division will be the exclusive sponsor for the exceptional contest titled: “Sing like a star with AR Rahman,” to be held on December 9, 2011.
The US Dollar surged against its major counterparts throughout the week as uncertainty and fear of contagion drove investors to sell risky assets.
OneCard.net, the largest online payment gateway in the Arab World and North Africa, win the Saudi's Digital Excellence Award for Finance and Business websites from Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT).
The Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon has unveiled a new route that will take the world’s richest long distance running race back into the heart of the city.
The GCC initial public offering (IPO) market continues to remain sluggish with only two listings in the region in the third quarter of 2011 as compared to the three in the second quarter, says PwC.