Banking & Finance
January 31, 2012
HE Sheikh Nahayan bin Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology, praised the NBAD Emiratisation Initiatives.
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, a top-tier Islamic financial services group, announced that it had reached an Emiratisation rate of 48% at the end of 2011.
IBQ recently launched a series of training and development programmes aimed at Qataris in line with the bank’s continued efforts to train, develop and retain best talent in the industry.
January 30, 2012
First Gulf Bank announced that the bank posted a Net Profit of AED 3,707 million for 2011, 8% higher than it did last year.
Emirates NBD recently partnered with the French Business Council to host the French Tuesday Networking event, and introduce the bank’s Business Banking products and services to FBC members.
Arab Bank recently made a financial donation to the King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF).
Ajman Bank, in partnership with Ajman Medical District and The Blood Bank in Sharjah, announced today that it has organised a blood donation drive at two of its branches.
Steen Jakobsen, Chief Economist at Saxo Bank A/S will be visiting Dubai to discuss with financial media and professional investors of Saxo Bank.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi is platinum sponsor of Tawdeef Career Fair to be held in Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from January 31st to February 2nd, 2012.
NBK Qatar Equity Fund was named as the best Qatar focused equity fund in 2011 by MENA Fund Manager, a leading financial publication.
January 29, 2012
Tamweel announced its financial results for the 12 months ending December 31, 2011, demonstrating continued profitability during a period of increased stability in the domestic property market.
Bank Sarasin-Alpen and Alpen Capital Dubai hosted the Global Fusion concert on Saturday, 28 January 2012 at the Convention Centre of the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai.
Al Ansari Exchange recently handed over brand new Mazda 3 cars to 10 winners of the Al Ansari Rewards – Winter Promotion 2011.
HSBC KUWAIT today announced that it has launched a new service which will allow corporate and institutional clients to trade and settle in Chinese Renminbi (RMB) offshore.
Emirates NBD Asset Management announced today that its Emirates Global Sukuk Fund was recognised as “Specialist Fund of the Year” at the 2012 MENA Fund Manager Performance Awards.