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GCC equities in general continue to show characteristics that will continue to make them attractive to investors over the rest of this year.
August 31, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
While the Iraqi conflict has also kept some international investors at bay and risk premiums across the region elevated, the political backdrop seems to have improved in a number of countries in the region.

August 9, 2011

Arab Bank Champions with Executives
11:01 GMT
(press release)

Arab Bank concluded the late Abdul Majeed Shoman Annual Football Championship which took place in the Greater Amman Municipality’s activities building located in Al-Istiqlal Street.

10:32 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq announced today the launch of ‘Express Loan’ facility for residents which would help them to avail a personal loan within 24 hours.

Karim El Solh, Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Capital and Jacqueline Khayat Inglessis
09:52 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Capital announced that it will sponsor the education of 100 underprivileged Palestinian and Lebanese children.

Rohit Walia presenting the cheque to Sheikh Yahya bin Nasser Al Harasi, Wali Al Mutrah
09:22 GMT
(press release)

Alpen Capital, Oman along with its associate, Sarasin-Alpen, Oman pledged their support to the Social Development Committee of Wilyat of Mutrah.

August 8, 2011

During the workshop
13:00 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance recently held a Time Management Workshop for 15 Emirati secondary school students and which was also attended by a group of MoF staff.

Ajman Bank
11:40 GMT
(press release)

Ajman Bank, today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2011, demonstrating sustained growth in its core activities.

Al Hilal Bank
09:07 GMT
(press release)

Al Hilal Bank, a progressive Islamic bank, announces the launch of a first of its kind instant issuance of Visa Debit Cards to their valuable customers in the UAE.

Participants at Burgan Bank summer training program
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today that it has successfully concluded the two month long summer training program.

August 7, 2011

During the Holy Month of Ramadan, Islamic banks traditionally re-focus on their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes and get into the spirit of Ramadan
13:13 GMT

The time of year is fast approaching to give Shari'ah- compliant banks a golden opportunity to demonstrate Islamic values, and consumers the best chance of getting a good deals.

A painting by Farhad Moshiri
12:38 GMT
(press release)

Important works by some of the masters of modern Middle Eastern art will be among the early highlights of this Fall’s Modern and Contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish Art sale.

During Jerash Festival
12:32 GMT
(press release)

As part of Société Générale de Banque- Jordanie interest in supporting cultural activities, and as a partner of Jerash Festival, the bank has organized a special sponsorship for the Music Hall concert.

NBK Head Office
12:03 GMT

In its latest report on National Bank of Kuwait, the credit rating agency Moody’s said that NBK’s financial strength rating reflects the bank's dominant position in its domestic market.

The historic 200-year old Kiswah, covering of “Ka’aba”
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, announced today that it had brought a historic 200-year old Kiswah (covering of “Ka’aba”) to the UAE to mark the Holy Month of Ramadan this year.

11:24 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, announced its support and commitment towards the “Dubai Cares Girls’ Education Campaign 2011” which runs throughout the Holy Month of Ramadan.

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.