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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.

August 23, 2011

Adnan Chilwan, Deputy CEO - Chief of Consumer and Wholesale Banking, Dubai Islamic Bank
08:52 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) announced today the opening of its new Sahara Centre branch in Sharjah, bringing the bank’s UAE-wide network to a total of 69 branches.

BFC Staff at the new Branch
08:47 GMT
(press release)

Bahrain Financing Company, the Kingdom’s oldest and most reputed money transfer and foreign exchange group announced the opening of its newest retail shop in Bahrain.

Tamkeen’s Senior Manager of Private Sector Support Mohammed Bucheery and Mishal Behzad, Product Director at Elames at the signing ceremony
08:40 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen has extended its support to Elames, a division of Behzad Group to introduce a new high-tech machine in Bahrain for the very first time.

August 22, 2011

Al Ramz Securities
12:25 GMT
(press release)

Al Ramz has entered into a partnership agreement with CNBC-Arabia in cooperation with AWAL IT Services.

SAP
11:50 GMT
(press release)

SAP AG has announced it has been placed in top position by IDC in the “Worldwide Financial Accounting Applications 2010 Vendor Share” report.

The day featured a wide variety of entertainment activities, including a magic show and face painting for children
11:34 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank recently sponsored the open day at the Orthodox Club in Amman, which enjoyed a huge turnout from various age groups.

Winner Ahmed Al Hindal receives the prize form NBK Public Relations Manager, Abdulmohsen Alrushaid
11:21 GMT

National bank of Kuwait recently conducted the first draw of its first-of-its-kind “Use Watani Online and Win” campaign designed to reward customers who do their banking with Watani Online.

Presentations were given highlighting the fact that UAE ministries refer to MoF’s official supplier list when selecting required suppliers
10:43 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently received a delegation from the Department of Finance (DoF) - Ajman.

Adnan Chilwan, Deputy CEO - Chief of Consumer and Wholesale Banking, Dubai Islamic Bank
10:34 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank announced today the launch of its Auto Finance offer, available for new cars of all brands and models, with profit rates starting from 2.99 per cent p.a.

Saxo Bank
10:17 GMT
(press release)

Saxo Bank reported a net profit of DKK 346 million for the first six months of 2011.

105 participants from colleges and universities across the UAE were honoured at DIB’s Learning and Development Centre during a graduation ceremony
08:59 GMT
(press release)

DIB concluded its annual summer training programme, Iktaseb, which offers professional development opportunities to young UAE nationals aspiring to a career in Islamic banking and finance.

Investbank employees during the event
08:44 GMT
(press release)

INVESTBANK launched its first Ramadan Charity campaign “Al-Khair Packages” in the city of Zarqa.

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
07:07 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top-tier Islamic financial services group, today announced that it organized a successful Suhoor for ultra high net worth ladies of Al Ain.

August 21, 2011

National Bank of Kuwait auto campaign
13:14 GMT

The latest in a series of best auto deals, National Bank of Kuwait launched the best auto campaign during the holy month of Ramadan.

Arab Bank
11:01 GMT
(press release)

Arab Bank recently received the Best Consumer Internet Bank in Jordan award from Global Finance for its "Arabi Online" Internet banking service for the third consecutive year.