Banking & Finance
April 10, 2011
National Bank of Kuwait, the best bank in the Middle East, has been honored as the “Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program” in the Middle East for 2011.
Cash prizes of AED 2.6 million were given away at the First Gulf Bank’s Emirati Al Awwal saving scheme’s quarterly draw held at the bank’s head quarters in Abu Dhabi.
April 7, 2011
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi’s NBAD OneShare Dow Jones UAE 25 ETF has been named the Best Investment Product in the prestigious Banker Middle East Products Award 2011.
NBK Capital organized a seminar last week entitled “Mezzanine Financing, A Regional Financing Solution” at the JW Marriott.
Gulf Bank was the main sponsor of the recently organized Small and Medium Enterprises Forum, which was held under the Patronage of H.H. the Amir, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah.
April 6, 2011
In a landmark regional partnership, global banking giant HSBC has signed on to sponsor the British Council’s “Kids Read!!” programme.
Reem Finance today announced the final deployment of its strategic Islamic banking solution, ETHIX financial solution.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, has launched a business banking centre in Jebel Ali, its first in Dubai and third in the country
April 5, 2011
In yet another rewarding experience, First Gulf Bank’s (FGB) Abu Dhabi Credit Card Customer won the mega raffle of prizes worth AED 367,000 at the recently held Big Boys Toys exhibition.
As part of its Career Guidance programs, Injaz conducted the “Career Month” program throughout the month of March sponsored by the Arab Bank.
April 4, 2011
The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) today, announced the DFSA Board’s decision to extend the employment contract of its Chief Executive to December 2013.
The international credit rating agency Fitch Ratings has re-affirmed Bahrain-based Gulf International Bank’s (GIB) long-term issuer default rating at ‘A’.
Emirates NBD announced that customers opening a salary transfer account with the bank will be automatically entered into a draw giving them the opportunity to win back 12 months of their salary.
Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed Al Maktoum presented the “Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Patrons of the Arts” award to Alpen Capital (ME) and its private banking associate, Bank Sarasin-Alpen (ME).
NBK Group posted EGP 447 million from Al Watany Bank of Egypt AWB's operations in 2010 compared to EGP 405.3 million in 2009, an increase of 10.3%.