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CEO of Emirates NBD, Shayne Nelson, said in-market mergers  work better monetarily (File/AFP)
August 26, 2014 - 07:31 GMT
It's getting too crowded in the UAE banking sector with too many lenders competing with one another to please a small population, according to a senior banker.

August 28, 2011

SKOPOS Consulting
08:40 GMT
(press release)

Managerial and professional hiring grew 14 per cent in Q2 2011, creating a growing need for business performance services amidst a resurgent job market.

National Bank of Kuwait
08:01 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait has distributed hundreds of Iftar meals via special convoys manned by NBK’s Public Relations team in the Shuwaikh Industrial Area.

Jordan Ahli Bank
07:41 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank, held a Sohour that brought together various leaders and representatives of Jordan's media and press, at Orthodox Club.

Reem Tarek Alalmeh, a 7-year-old Lebanese girl, took second place
07:33 GMT
(press release)

After a nationwide search for the country’s best young artists, Dubai Bank today announced the winners of its Ramadan drawing competition.

Société Générale De Banque – Jordanie
07:29 GMT
(press release)

The Bank hosted an Iftar banquet for all the bank's employees and their families at Landmark Hotel in celebration of the holy month of Ramadan which was followed by La Yumal Show.

August 25, 2011

Dubai Bank
13:03 GMT
(press release)

In line with its commitment to help customers build their prosperity, Dubai Bank today named the latest winner of its Kunooz Savings Account draw.

KIB partnered with London Club Class to provide Gold and Platinum credit cardholders an exclusive limousine service
12:09 GMT
(press release)

Kuwait International Bank has launched a special limousine service to its Gold and Platinum credit cardholders to facilitate their transportation to and from the Grand Mosque.

NCB Capital Company
09:15 GMT
(press release)

NCB Capital said in a new report issued today that with the long term advantages remaining intact, the Bank believes the KSA petrochemical stocks look attractive at current valuation levels.

August 24, 2011

National Bank of Abu Dhabi
12:56 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has been appointed lead advisor to the Partnerships Technical Bureau.

Rohit Walia and Sameena Ahmad presenting the cheque to Dr Ibrahim El Ziq from the UNICEF
12:18 GMT
(press release)

Alpen Capital along with Bank Sarasin-Alpen donated AED 250,000 to UNICEF to support their relief efforts in famine stricken Southern Somalia.

Unicorn Investment Bank
12:06 GMT
(press release)

Unicorn announces the successful sale of its investment in Victron, a specialty provider of high-mix, complex electronics manufacturing services (EMS) based in Fremont, California.

Russell Read
10:55 GMT
(press release)

The Gulf Investment Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Russell Read as Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer.

MoF employees were encouraged to join in the drive, where their donations were placed in designated Human Appeal International boxes
09:37 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently held a Ramadan charity drive in partnership with Human Appeal International-UAE for clothes and second hand items.

Aref Ismail Al Khouri, General Manager of ADNIF
08:55 GMT

ADNIF has donated AED 1, 500,000 to The UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA) to support people with special needs in the UAE.

Abdulhakim Binherz, GM Legal Affairs, Fraud Prevention and Investigations with staff members at Emirates NBD staff Iftar
08:01 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, hosted an Iftar for its employees at the Zabeel Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre on Friday, 19th August 2011.