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CEO of Emirates NBD, Shayne Nelson, said in-market mergers  work better monetarily (File/AFP)
August 26, 2014 - 07:31 GMT
It's getting too crowded in the UAE banking sector with too many lenders competing with one another to please a small population, according to a senior banker.

November 29, 2011

National Bank of Kuwait
10:07 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) launched a Branch Managers Training Program for new branch managers as part of its effort to develop young leaders.

November 28, 2011

Emirates NBD
11:19 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD unveiled the “Go4it” Credit Card,” which combines the features and benefits of a Visa credit card and the proprietary Nol transit application, used for making payments on the RTA transit network and at parking meters.

11:14 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions announced the launch of its celebrations to mark the UAE’s 40th National Day.

Bank Sarasin-Alpen
10:28 GMT
(press release)

The two-year-old euro crisis is ultimately an identity crisis that threatens to jeopardize Europe’s geopolitical relevance in the 21st century.

Mazin Al Nahedh, NBK General Manager, Consumer Banking Group
10:22 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), in partnership with IBQ, its associate in Qatar, extended its “You Choose, We Finance” campaign to Qatar.

National Bank of Kuwait
10:15 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) hosted a dinner banquet for the participants in the 28th annual conference of the National Union of Kuwaiti Students-USA held 24-27 November 2011.

Bassam Hage, MENA Markets Leader, Ernst & Young
09:03 GMT
(press release)

The dynamics of the global economy have changed with a new set of fast-growing markets challenging the position of the established advanced economies.

Waleed Saeed Al Awadi, Head of Branches and Royal Banking, Deputy Chief Marketing Officer, Dubai Bank
05:47 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Bank today announced Mr. Mustafa Kamal as the November winner of its million dirham Kunooz Savings Account draw.

IBQ Communicator Awards Humorous Category
05:19 GMT
(press release)

The 6th edition of the IBQ Communicator Awards has come to an end with the winners Ms Arunima Bera for the International Category and Mr. Ashfaque Deshmukh for the Humorous category awarded the prestigious titles for the year.

November 27, 2011

NCB Capital
11:05 GMT
(press release)

NCB Capital, Saudi Arabia’s leading wealth manager, reported that the Saudi banking sector remains one of the strongest in the region with a positive outlook.

Western Union
10:57 GMT
(press release)

Internationally acclaimed Bollywood singer Sunidhi Chauhan and Somali-born musician K’naan gave the Western Union “World of Betters” online contest a tremendous boost by hosting events in Mumbai.

Arab Bank
10:24 GMT
(press release)

Arab Bank sponsored three delegates to represent Jordan at the One Young World Summit that was held in Zurich recently.

Philip King, AGM of Retail Banking at IBQ
09:15 GMT
(press release)

IBQ and National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) today announced the launch of a joint service that will allow customers to effortlessly own properties outside Qatar in the country of their choice.

LeasePlan Emirates
06:22 GMT
(press release)

LeasePlan Emirates, a vehicle leasing and fleet management specialist based in Abu Dhabi, has appointed Venture Communications, a Middle East based full-fledged communications agency as its communications and Public Relations partner.

“BuBa” Kids Account
06:15 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank has announced that its innovative “BuBa” Kids Account offers its customers a diverse array of unique benefits that range from free deposits as well as receiving instant gifts upon opening the account to enjoying a family trip in Abu Dhabi.