Banking & Finance
October 11, 2011
IBQ announced today the opening of a new branch at Lagoona, Qatar’s newest retail destination strategically located at the heart of the prime Lusail district.
October 10, 2011
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launched the second generation of the E-Dirham (G2 E-Dirham) and unveiled the new logo for the system during GITEX Technology Week 2011.
Federal Ministries in the UAE have begun implementing the second generation of the E-Dirham within their entities as announced during a press conference.
Mashreq Al Islami, the Islamic banking division of Mashreq announced its role as an Associate Sponsor of the International Summit on Islamic Corporate Finance 2011.
The Global View investment outlook for the fourth quarter of 2011 published by Bank Sarasin sees the global economy on the brink of recession.
Burgan Bank announced that it has won the prestigious International Platinum Star for Quality award from Business Directions.
PwC and INSEAD Abu Dhabi launched a robust survey focused on the private equity industry in the MENA region and issued the findings in a report entitled The Next Five Years, MENA PE.
Al Hilal Bank, a progressive Islamic bank, was named ‘Most Improved Bank’ during the ‘2011 Bank Benchmark Index Awards’ organized as part of this year’s ‘UAE Customer Service Week’.
India and the Gulf countries have the opportunity to play a key role in each other’s bid to achieve accelerated economic growth, according to Shri S. M. Krishna, External Affairs Minister of India.
October 9, 2011
The Capital Club Dubai and Cass Business School Dubai jointly host a talk titled Investment Lessons from the Financial Crisis…Giving the talk will be Steve Thomas, Professor of Finance at Cass Business School London.
The Bahrain Financial Exchange is pleased to announce that TAIB Bank, a rapidly growing regional investment bank, has become a Trading Member of the BFX.
His Highness Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan highlighted the interest of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, in the human race in the UAE.
Emirates NBD highlighted today the sustained growth of its operations, which have grown to reach 45 Priority Centres in the UAE, staffed by 120 Relationship Managers.
Burgan Bank Private Banking recently held an exclusive event for its clientele at Dar Al-Athar Al-Islamiyya’s Museum in the Americani Cultural Center.
Alpen Capital along with Bank Sarasin-Alpen celebrated Sustainability Week from 2nd October to 6th October across all locations.