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Bullish comments about Arabtec and its shares by then-chief executive Hasan Ismaik, who resigned in June, helped to fuel investor interest in the stock.
July 8, 2014 - 15:34 GMT
in a statement after its chief executive met with heads of the central bank, the economy ministry and the Dubai and Abu Dhabi stock exchanges.

September 18, 2011

Farhad Irani, Head of Retail Banking, Mashreq
09:56 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions, revealed its innovative side with the launch of the Mashreq Majestic range of banking service programs.

Loay Fadhil Maqams, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Finance and Investment, Kuwait International Bank
07:41 GMT
(press release)

Kuwait International Bank announced the approval of Central Bank of Kuwait on appointing Loay Fadhil Maqams in the position of the bank's Executive Vice President and GM of Finance and Investment.

September 15, 2011

Barclays Wealth
10:13 GMT
(press release)

Barclays Wealth, has announced the launch of Barclays Wealth iAlert, as part of an enhanced foreign exchange offering for clients of Barclays Wealth International.

Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of Finance
08:54 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has provided its employees with free metro Nol cards (used for all public transport modes in Dubai).

September 14, 2011

Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of Financial
13:09 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance recently held its third coordination meeting with a number of UAE ministries and entities to discuss the different forms of technical support offered by the World Bank.

NUKS, Union President, Fahad T. Al Sebaie receives the sponsorship cheque from NBK Group Deputy CEO Isam Al Sager
10:07 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait NBK is sponsoring the 28th annual conference of the National Union of Kuwaiti Students-USA which will be held during the period 23-26 November 2011.

First Gulf Bank Credit Cards
09:23 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank, this week announced grand prizes for 44 lucky Abu Dhabi Credit cardholders as part of the AED 6M dirhams of yearly prizes offered on the card.

07:48 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the leading financial institutions in the UAE announced unique dining experience for its customers at Jumeirah Beach ResidenceThe Walk.

September 13, 2011

Tirad Mahmoud, CEO, ADIB
13:34 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank announced the launch of its 100% capital protected ‘ADIB Diversified Basket Note’ that provides an opportunity to small or large investors to profit.

12:43 GMT
(press release)

A group of business owners who have undergone the Enterprise Development Support Programme experience gathered at Tamkeen’s offices to collect their support cheques.

Ahmed Al Naqbi, the Head of Direct Banking & E Development at NBAD
11:26 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, has launched an exciting promotion for its clients allowing them to make free foreign currency remittances.

Philippe Ghanem, Managing Director of Abu Dhabi-based ADS Securities
11:08 GMT
(press release)

The financial sectors of the Middle East countries can work together to tap new opportunities arising from the growth of emerging markets, new technology and the issues facing traditional investment markets.

Jones Lang LaSalle
11:04 GMT
(press release)

Jones Lang LaSalle has been honoured with a number of awards at the prestigious annual Euromoney Real Estate Awards (2011), being voted number one Global Real Estate Advisor and Consultant.

Saxo Bank
10:41 GMT
(press release)

Saxo Bank, the specialist in online trading and investment, today announced that the new USDCNH currency cross is now available on its trading platforms.

Adnan Chilwan, Deputy CEO, Chief of Consumer and Wholesale Banking, Dubai Islamic Bank
10:30 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank and Dubai eGovernment announced today they have partnered to offer customers an easy online payment experience.