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Bullish comments about Arabtec and its shares by then-chief executive Hasan Ismaik, who resigned in June, helped to fuel investor interest in the stock.
July 8, 2014 - 15:34 GMT
in a statement after its chief executive met with heads of the central bank, the economy ministry and the Dubai and Abu Dhabi stock exchanges.

June 30, 2011

NBK in Lebanon, Bhamdoun branch
06:39 GMT

NBK announced that it had taken all necessary measures throughout its network of 10 branches distributed in the most important locations.

June 29, 2011

Geneva
14:26 GMT
(press release)

Swiss wealth management specialist Falcon Private Bank has officially inaugurated its new office premises in Geneva.

Islamic Development Bank
13:55 GMT
(press release)

The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector is currently engaged in tackling issues related to the financing of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

Mohamed Sultan Al Qadi, Chairman - Board of Directors of Commercial Bank International
12:16 GMT
(press release)

Commercial Bank International announced that the appointment of the new Board of Directors for the bank was resolved at its Assembly General Meeting.

Faysal Badran, the new Chief Investment Officer at NCB Capital
10:02 GMT
(press release)

NCB Capital has appointed Faysal Badran to the new position of Chief Investment Officer.

Abhijit Choudhury, Senior General Manager & Group Chief Risk Officer at NBAD receiving the Best Risk Management in MENA award
09:26 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi was named the Bank with the Best Risk Management in Middle East and North Africa and Best Bank in the UAE for 2011.

Mohammed Al Mohannadi, CEO of GHC and George Nasra, Managing Director of IBQ
07:58 GMT
(press release)

IBQ announced today that it has extended a QAR 158.8 million (US$43.5 million) term loan facility to Gulf Helicopters Company (GHC).

June 28, 2011

Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, UAE Minister of State for Financial Affairs
13:39 GMT
(press release)

Ministry of Finance will be participating in the 36th annual meeting of the Islamic Development Bank’s (IDB) board of governors taking place in Jeddah; KSA on the 29th and 30th of June, 2011.

Mahboob Murshed, Managing Director at Alpen Capital
12:47 GMT
(press release)

Alpen Capital (ME) Limited announced the publication of its GCC Food Industry Report as a part of its Industry Research services

During the opening ceremony
12:15 GMT
(press release)

UAE, Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today the opening of its 16th branch in the nation’s capital.

Group photo of students participating in Burgan Bank Summer Training Program
11:46 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced that the Bank started its summer training program for the talented students.

Students who will participate in ADIB Summer Internships Program
11:42 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank announced the second edition of its Summer Internships Program with the enrolment of 200 UAE national students, twice the number enrolled last year.

Department of Finance outstanding employees for 2010
11:36 GMT
(press release)

An honors ceremony was held in recognition of the department’s outstanding employees for 2010.

Farid Barakat, NBAD's Regional Manager and Belinda Scott, Senior Manager of CSR at NBAD, receiving the award
11:19 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi was the only Bank from the Middle East of 17 banks from across the globe.

Saxo Bank
10:52 GMT
(press release)

Uncertainty and erratic moves will be the norm rather than the exception reports Saxo Bank in its economic outlook for the third quarter of 2011.