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Boeing forecasts that airlines in the Middle East will require 2,610 new airplanes over the next 20 years, worth an estimated $550 billion.
October 21, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Boeing, a leading aircraft manufacturer, said today that commercial financial institutions in the Middle East are increasingly funding the region’s record number of airplane deliveries.

November 2, 2011

Al Ansari Exchange
06:35 GMT
(press release)

Al Ansari Exchange has launched its new winter season mega promotion, ‘Al Ansari Rewards – Winter Promotion 2011,’ which is set to raffle off 10 new Mazda 3 models and AED 1 million to 100 lucky winners.

November 1, 2011

Ajman Bank
13:12 GMT
(press release)

Ajman Bank announced today its financial results for the three months ending September 30, 2011, demonstrating continued positive momentum.

Philip King, Head of Retail Banking at IBQ
12:33 GMT
(press release)

All Qataris can now enjoy a one-year long holiday from loan instalments with IBQ’s innovative and Qatar’s first deferred loan instalments programme.

Director General of Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry and NBAD's officials launching the new business banking centre in Abu Dhabi
10:46 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi expanded its exclusive services for small- and medium-sized enterprises in the capital by opening a Business Banking Centre in one of Abu Dhabi’s major main roads.

Sameena Ahmad, Managing Director at Alpen Capital
10:05 GMT
(press release)

Alpen Capital today announced the publication of its GCC Retail Report as a part of its Industry Research services.

Marathon elite start
08:08 GMT

The Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon has joined the athletics elite following the announcement that it has received Gold Label status from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Towers Watson
07:45 GMT
(press release)

Assets managed by the world’s largest 500 fund managers rose by over 4% in 2010 to around US$65 trillion, continuing a trend from 2009 when assets rose 16% on the prior year.

During the ceremony
06:54 GMT
(press release)

The National Bank of Fujairah has announced that it has closed a AED 261 million long term syndicated loan for Lifeline Hospital Group.

October 31, 2011

National Bank of Fujairah
10:45 GMT
(press release)

NBF recorded a net profit of AED 200.9 million compared to AED 130.8 million in 2010.

Younis Haji Al Khouri, Undersecretary of MoF
09:57 GMT
(press release)

Ministry of Finance (MoF) held its fourth meeting with the UAE team tasked following up on the progress of the economic sector within the Gulf Common Market (GCM).

Saif Al Mansoori, Deputy Head, Group Marketing and Branding, Emirates NBD
09:45 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD announced today the launch of a unique art competition entitled, “My UAE,” to celebrate the 40th UAE National Day.

October 30, 2011

Falcon Private Bank
13:29 GMT
(press release)

Falcon Private Bank is the winner of the prestigious Global Private Banking Award 2011 for “Most Improved Leadership Team in Global Private Banking”.

Hameed Noor Mohamed, the new Head of SME Banking
13:20 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions announced the appointment of Hameed Noor Mohamed as the new Head of SME Banking.

11:49 GMT
(press release)

Visa today announced financial results for the Company's fiscal fourth quarter and full-year 2011.

Standard Chartered Bank
09:57 GMT
(press release)

The Standard Chartered Challenge Cup 2011 concluded yesterday (Saturday, October 29, 2011) with second leg hosts Dubai Offshore Sailing Club.