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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.

July 20, 2011

Syed Hammad Haidar, General Manager - Retail Products and New Business, Standard Chartered UAE
12:08 GMT
(press release)

Standard Chartered announced today the launch of its latest value-added promotion on Home Loans.

Riadh Boukhris, President, Altitude Software MENA
08:27 GMT

National Bank of Oman, the first local bank in the Sultanate of Oman, has extended its contact centre operations to handle the fast-paced growth of its telebanking operations.

July 19, 2011

Crédit Agricole Egypt
14:00 GMT
(press release)

Crédit Agricole Egypt has announced the launch of the latest edition to its electronic banking services the SMS alert service.

Abdulla Ali Al Hamli, Chairman of Tamweel
13:34 GMT
(press release)

Tamweel, announced today its financial results for the six months ending June 30, 2011.

First Gulf Bank
13:20 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank will begin its meetings with Fixed Income investors in Asia, UAE and Europe over the coming week.

July 18, 2011

Muneera Al-Mukhaizeem, Burgan Bank Chief Retail Banking Officer-GM
10:00 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank held its Yawmi account draw announcing a total of 5 lucky daily prize winners, each taking home KD 5000.

Ashfaq Deshmukh, ICC ONE President; Syed Abdul Hye, Senior Member; Chadramohan Pillai, Head of Administration and Facilities, IBQ; M. I. Farid, ICC ONE Founder President; Ashok Thirwani, Chief Financial Officer, IBQ; Saquib Raza Khan, Past President ICC ONE
08:45 GMT
(press release)

The IBQ Communicators Awards keeps gathering momentum with over 80 contestants battling it out this year for the coveted titles during a Grand Finale in November 2011 at the Ramada Hotel.

National Bank of Fujairah
08:03 GMT
(press release)

National Bank of Fujairah is pleased to announce its results for the half year ended 30 June 2011.

Nabil AlHoshan, CEO of Bank Aljazira
07:26 GMT

Bank AlJazira announces the interim financial results for the period ended 30/06/2011.

Burgan Bank’s Value Account presents a range of features that are unique to the Kuwaiti market
06:00 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank today announced Mr. Roushid Jamil Roushdi Mekhaeel as the winner of the Burgan Value Account draw. The lucky winner took home cash prize equivalent to 4000KD.

July 17, 2011

Khalfan Al Kaabi receives the golden football
10:19 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, announced that Khalfan Al Kaabi, an ADIB VISA Football Covered Card customer, won the “Golden Football” that was the grand prize of the bank’s football promotion.

Arab Bank's employees strolling through Sport City’s nature track
08:48 GMT
(press release)

Arab Bank recently organized a family walk event under its sustainability program, Together, for employees, families and friends at Al Hussein Sports City.

Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, UAE Minister of State for Financial Affairs
08:36 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance has published its annual statistical report for the year 2010 pertaining to the Gulf Common Market.

Altissimo Restaurant
07:57 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced that it has entered into a partnership with Altissimo, to offer both Burgan Bank’s Platinum credit card and Premier debit card holders an enticing discount at the restaurant.

During the honoring ceremony
07:10 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait honored the children of staff who achieved excellence in education, in recognition of their hard work and efforts. The honoring ceremony was held at Sheraton Hotel-Kuwait.