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Enhanced due diligence has been a feature of modern regional banking, especially in combating terrorism financing. (Saida Online)
August 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Lebanese and Arab banks are feeling the strain from high compliance costs, hampering their ability to properly finance regional economies, says union official.
Turkish soldiers take position in a marijuana field during an operation on July 8, 2013 in the Lice district of the southeastern city of Diyarbakir. (AFP/Mehmet Engin)
August 27, 2015 - 18:19 GMT
Sources said the PKK made between $500 million and $2.5 billion a year from its drug trade.
A federal appeals court Wednesday ruled the families were allowed to go after financial claims for Iran-backed
August 27, 2015 - 18:03 GMT
A federal appeals court Wednesday ruled the families were allowed to go after financial claims for Iran-backed "terrorism."
The kingdom's stock market jumped 7.4 percent on Tuesday after several days of investors selling their shares. (AFP/File)
August 27, 2015 - 00:55 GMT
The kingdom's stock market jumped 7.4 percent on Tuesday after several days of investors selling their shares.
International Bank of Qatar
August 26, 2015 - 09:45 GMT
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has announced the 24th winner of the Bank’s monthly prize draw for the ibq loyalty program thanq, signifying two years of awarding customers’ loyalty each month.
Noor Bank
August 26, 2015 - 09:29 GMT
Noor Bank has partnered with Dubai Properties to provide financing for a selection of both completed and off plan properties - such as one of Dubai Properties’ latest projects, Mudon and completed projects such as The Villa and Remraa
UAE Ministry of Finance
August 25, 2015 - 10:13 GMT
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) announced today the activation of the free registration for local Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) owned by UAE nationals in the federal register of suppliers within the first two years of establishment.
During the event
August 25, 2015 - 10:06 GMT
Al Hilal Bank in cooperation with the UAE Debt Settlement Fund had on Monday, August 24, 2015, awarded a total of AED 600,000 courtesy of the Fund to 120 winners from the ‘Nasaeh Maleya’ financial literacy program held live on television during Ramadan.
Noor Bank
August 25, 2015 - 09:51 GMT
Noor Bank today announced that it will offer a three month payment holiday to customers availing a Personal Finance.
Saudi Arabia's Tadawul index lost 6.86 per cent. (Twitter)
August 25, 2015 - 07:06 GMT
Gulf bourses reflected Wall Street's bearish mood yesterday, with equities in all markets closing in decline.
The MoveSouq.com survey showed that 67 per cent of apartment buildings and 50 per cent of villas in Dubai are uninsured. (File photo)
August 24, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
A recent survey of Dubai residents reflect extremes when in comes to uptake of insurance policies.