Banking & Finance
October 2, 2011
India Post and MoneyGram International, the fastest growing global money transfer company, joined hands yesterday in an official launch ceremony.
September 29, 2011
(NBF) held its Extra Ordinary General Meeting today at Al Diar Siji Hotel Fujairah, UAE, where shareholders considered and approved an amendment to the Bank’s Article of Association.
Ministry of Finance organized a visit to the Al Barza Club for the Elderly in Dubai today to strengthen ties between the ministry and members of the UAE community.
23 Bahraini companies have signed up with Tamkeen’s “Tarweej” scheme to showcase their hi-tech products and services at GITEX Technology Week 2011.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, has awarded a brand new car to the winner of NBAD Visa Credit Card International Spend/Usage Campaign.
Standard Chartered employee Zakeeya Rafeea has been honoured by the Dubai Police for returning AED 150,000 that she found outside the Bank’s branch in Mankhool road.
Barclays Wealth, a leading global wealth manager, today announced a further senior appointment to its expanding ultra high net worth (UHNW) team in the MENA region.
NCB Capital, Saudi Arabia’s largest investment bank and leading GCC wealth manager, believes that lower YoY provisions will be a key factor behind strong net income growth for Saudi banks in 3Q11.
September 28, 2011
86% of the Arab community in the UAE considers gold to be a safe and/or useful investment option as compared to 88% of non-Arab expatriates.
National Bank of Kuwait has launched the new term of "NBK Academy" for newly hired employees.
Kuwait International Bank today awarded the winners of its recent Ramadan 2011 Facebook competition. Each winner received a 30 KD Visa gift card.
September 27, 2011
Towards the end of 2010, Unicorn Investment Bank submitted a criminal complaint against its former CEO, Majid Al-Refai, to the General Prosecutor of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
MoF will be hosting the 36th meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Committee for Undersecretaries of Ministries of Finance and Economy in the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi.
The United Arab Emirates has signed an “open” Air Services Agreement (ASA) with Panama in Panama City this 23 September 2011.
Barclays Wealth, a leading global wealth manager, announced the appointment of Rory Gilbert as Managing Director, Head of Middle East and North Africa for International Private Banking.