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in late 1998, or 2009, the surge in the US dollar is a huge deflation shock to the Gulf’s pegged currencies and its impact will be a major.
September 29, 2014 - 13:16 GMT
This seismic financial macro event has huge implications for the Gulf’s equity, property markets and liquidity engines, now that Brent crude has fallen $20 a barrel in the past three months

August 14, 2011

During Do Good Deeds in the Month of Charity campaign
13:54 GMT
(press release)

IBQ kick-started its annual “Do Good Deeds in the Month of Charity” campaign aimed at encouraging teamwork for the welfare of the community and volunteer support.

12:44 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen launched a dedicated call centre to serve customers of the Enterprise Development Support Programme. The centre went live as of August 14th.

Gulf International Bank
09:19 GMT

GIB Financial Services (GIBFS), the investment banking arm of Gulf International Bank (GIB) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has rebranded its name to “GIB Capital.”

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
08:58 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank has announced today that it will postpone personal financing installments for the month of August for all customers.

NBK staff in front of the cargo plane to Somalia
08:50 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait contributed in airlifting the first cargo plane of emergency aid, foodstuffs and medical supplies as emergency relief for famine-stricken people in Somalia.

The interns of the fifth session of Summer Internship Program
08:03 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait has recently successfully concluded the fourth session and launched the fifth session of its 2011 Summer Internship Program.

Jamal bin Ghalaitha, Group Deputy CEO, Emirates NBD
07:53 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD announced the launch of a unique Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative in support of the “Dubai Cares Girls’ Education Campaign 2011.”

The award comes in recognition of Burgan Bank’s continuous commitment towards providing excellent services to its private banking clientele
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced that it has been awarded the prestigious “2011 Best Private Bank in Kuwait” award by World Finance, one of the world’s most influential and leading financial magazine.

August 11, 2011

Ameera Bin Karam, President of Board of Trustees and founding member of FOCP, received the donation from Ahmed Al Riyami, the Head of Retail Business Development of ADNIF
10:39 GMT

The Abu Dhabi National Islamic Finance has donated to the Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP) to support its campaign for needy cancer patients.

Crédit Agricole Egypt team
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Crédit Agricole Egypt has been able to maintain outstanding Straight Through Processing performance levels for the second consecutive year for both MT 103 & MT 202 Payments.

August 10, 2011

International Bank of Qatar
13:09 GMT
(press release)

IBQ staff gathered for Suhoor at the La Cigale Ramadan Tent to celebrate a festive evening on the occasion of the holy month.

Gary Dugan, Chief Investment Officer, Private Banking, Emirates NBD
12:25 GMT
(press release)

The world continues on a path of changing global leadership. The West is in decline and the East is on the rise. Events of the past few weeks are a reflection of ongoing change.

NBK Public Relations Team and a number of NBK Staff with the Childre
11:46 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait held a Gergean event at NBK Hospital at Sabah Medical district to share with the children the happy moments of Gergean and present them with felicitations and gifts.

Facebook Screen of National Bank of Kuwait account on Facebook
11:38 GMT

NBK welcomed more than 450 new fans to NBK’s Official Facebook page in the first week of Ramadan.

NBAD Academy
11:07 GMT

NBAD welcomed the second group of 75 recruits who have been accepted into the competitive AFAQ – Master’s Programme.