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December 13, 2011

Sameena Ahmad, Managing Director at Alpen Capital
12:13 GMT
(press release)

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

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
08:55 GMT
(press release)

Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top-tier Islamic financial institution, hosted its first Wealth Management Seminar for high net worth customers and presented its outlook on global markets.

December 12, 2011

Ajman Bank
14:19 GMT
(press release)

Ajman Bank, an award-winning financial services institution committed to transforming the experience of Islamic banking, today announced the opening of its new branch in the heart of Al Ain.

Arab Bank
14:14 GMT
(press release)

Arab Bank employees were recognized during a ceremony at its head office recently for their volunteering efforts to support the local community under the Bank’s sustainability program, Together.

During the workshop
11:58 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance organised a workshop today at the Movenpick, Dubai on the practical applications of the principles of tax agreements and international tax systems.

First Gulf Bank Abu Dhabi Credit Card
10:24 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank (FGB), the leading financial partner of choice in the UAE, held the Abu Dhabi Credit Card annual draw at FGB’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

Masood Al Awar, CEO, TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development
09:56 GMT
(press release)

TASWEEK Real Estate Marketing and Development is teaming up with Asset Allocation Advisors (AAA), a member of the Khalid Al Hamed Group, to develop hotels and resorts in prime tourism and business hubs.

Jordan Ahli Bank
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank is pleased to announce its support of the 5th Annual Haretna Festival as a Gold Sponsor.

NBAD's new branch in Al Buraimi, Oman
06:59 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, has opened its ninth Oman branch in Al Buraimi, the oasis town in northeastern Oman on the border with UAE.

December 11, 2011

Rashed Ali Al Ansari, General Manager of Al Ansari Exchange
12:28 GMT
(press release)

Seven UAE-based Universities have confirmed their participation in the inter-University “Business for Better” Competition being organized by Western Union, and Al Ansari Exchange.

Mashreq
07:57 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions announced a distinctive insurance cover for its valued customers.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi
07:28 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, has been ranked for the second consecutive year the Best Financial Information website in the Middle East in an annual survey by an independent company.

December 8, 2011

Michael H. Tomalin, the Group Chief Executive of the National Bank Abu Dhabi
08:03 GMT

Global Investor Magazine, has named Michael H. Tomalin, the Group Chief Executive of the National Bank Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the CEO of the Year in the Middle East.

Yahya Alyahya, GIB’s CEO
05:36 GMT

Gulf International Bank is pleased to announce the successful pricing and closing of a 3-year US$300 million Sukuk-al-Murabaha private placement (the Sukuk).

December 7, 2011

Jordan Ahli Bank
11:29 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the exhibition “Echoes of Rome,” featuring an abstract collection of Arabic calligraphy by the Jordanian artist HRH Princess Wijdan Ali.