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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 7, 2011

Ahmad Abu Eideh, CEO of Standard Chartered Bank and Dima Bibi, Director General of Injaz
11:23 GMT
(press release)

Standard Chartered Bank signed MOU with INJAZ to support Injaz in its mission to enhance the educational environment in al Reeshah region through School Adoption Programme.

MasterCard
11:06 GMT
(press release)

MasterCard on 4 August 2011 announced second quarter 2011 results for the Asia/Pacific, Middle East & Africa (APMEA) region.

Mohamed Aljasim, Chief Investment Officer of CMH
10:39 GMT
(press release)

Capital Management House, today announced that it has made the second distribution of dividends to GCC investors of its aircraft leasing investment fund for the period ending 30 June 2011.

During the seminar
10:15 GMT
(press release)

Masharie, a private equity arm of Dubai Investments, hosted a one-day seminar to facilitate the adoption of green initiatives among its subsidiaries.

Standard Chartered Bank
09:54 GMT
(press release)

A select number of children of Standard Chartered Private Bank’s clients globally and from the MENA region, are spending their summer interacting with senior bank executives.

NBK "Do Good Deeds in Ramadan" campaign
09:13 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait distributes daily Iftar banquets daily during the Holy Month of Ramadan as part of NBK "Do Good Deeds in Ramadan" campaign.

Waleed Saeed Al Awadi, Dubai Bank, Head of Branches and Royal Banking, Deputy Chief Marketing Officer
08:53 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Bank announced that its Royal Banking Covered Card had been recognized with a design award from Visa.

Hisham Al–Razzuqi, Chief Executive Officer of GIC
08:44 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Investment Corporation GSC, Kuwait (“GIC”) has on 3 August 2011 successfully issued MYR750 million (USD253 million) under its existing 20 year MYR3.5 billion (USD1.18 billion) Sukuk Wakalah.

The participants at the Emirates NBD annual Ramadan Football Tournament
08:02 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD Social & Sports Club’s annual Ramadan Football Tournament was inaugurated by Mr. AbdulHakim Binherz, General Manager Legal Affairs and President of Emirates NBD Social & Sports Club.

NBK page at Facebook
07:14 GMT

On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, National Bank of Kuwait has launched its annual Ramadan Facebook competition.

August 4, 2011

Hisham Al-Razzuqi, Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Investment Corporation
08:35 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Investment Corporation GSC, Kuwait has on 3 August 2011 successfully issued MYR750 million under its existing 20year MYR3.5 billion Sukuk Wakalah bi Istithmar Medium Term Notes Programme.

August 3, 2011

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
11:48 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank announced today that it will give away 1 million Etihad Guest Miles and 100% cashback this Ramadan.

Andre’ Sayegh, CEO of First Gulf Bank
11:47 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank, has received excellent investor endorsement through a six times oversubscription of its USD 650 million Sukuk (Islamic bonds) issuance.

Mohammed Al Marri, Deputy Director of Community Services, Dubai Police and Saif Al Mansoori, Deputy Head - Group Marketing and Branding, Emirates NBD
11:21 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today its sponsorship of the forthcoming Dubai Police Ramadan Tournaments, to be held at the Dubai Police Club.

Your World Application by Western Union
10:57 GMT
(press release)

Western Union is celebrating its 160th anniversary by launching a hunt for the most networked person in the world.