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A bank assistant counts through money in Lebanon (File/AFP)
July 24, 2014 - 13:29 GMT
U.S. legislation to increase financial sanctions on any organization funding or channeling money to Hezbollah won't have any impact on Lebanon's banking sector, according to a report. A sigh of relief?

July 19, 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.

July 14, 2011

Abdulla Al Najran Al Tuwaijri, NBK Deputy General Manager- Consumer Banking Group
12:35 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait - Lebanon announces it will provide housing loans at a very attractive rate to non-resident Lebanese citizens working and residing in Kuwait.

Ayadi’s July monthly draw winners
10:29 GMT
(press release)

First prize winner of the Ayadi July monthly draw will be spending a portion of his cash award to sponsor a child’s education in his home country.

Steen Jakobsen, Chief Economist at Saxo Bank
08:45 GMT
(press release)

A crisis 2.0 could be what is needed to create both the economic and political platform that will solve Europe’s problems

July 13, 2011

Progressive Islamic bank encourages school students to visit libraries and learn more about Emirati culture
13:51 GMT
(press release)

Al Hilal Bank, a progressive Islamic bank, highlighted the importance of reading and cultural awareness during a recent visit to Halimah School, Abu Dhabi.