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So far, two of the 80 companies that have agreed to invest in the Red Sea area are from China, he said.
September 15, 2014 - 05:55 GMT
A Saudi plan to create an industrial city in the desert, an idea borrowed from China, is now wooing Chinese investors to set up plants there.

July 26, 2011

Banks and telecoms were among the three sectors that outperformed the 0.7 percent gain in the TASI over the course of Ramadan last year
07:22 GMT
(press release)

With Ramadan approaching, it is an opportune time to highlight the distinctive patterns of stock market performance in and around the month.

Part of NBK's Ramadan TV commercial campaign
07:02 GMT

Celebrating the Holy month of Ramadan, National Bank of Kuwait will launch a creative Ramadan TV commercial campaign comprised of a series of musical tableaux.

July 25, 2011

12:42 GMT
(press release)

Bisher Jardaneh underlined the expansion in the scope of services provided by the Bank by offering an array of financial services to large, small and medium-sized enterprises.

Fran McElwaine, co-Managing Director of Capital MSL in the Middle East
12:31 GMT

Capital MSL has been appointed by Alpari ME DMCC to provide communications support as the online trading provider builds its brand presence across the Middle East region.

Watani summer camp children with MoF employees
10:10 GMT
(press release)

The Revenue Development Department at the Ministry of Finance organized a visit at its headquarters in Dubai for children participating in the ‘Watani’ summer camp.

Al Rajhi Bank in Saudi Arabia
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Al Rajhi Bank launched in the Kingdom, bringing an expansive array of highly versatile, Sharia compliant products and services to the local market.

Amanda Line, Regional Director, ICAEW Middle East
09:30 GMT
(press release)

The ICAEW has launched the first ever Middle East Accountancy and Finance Excellence Awards to celebrate excellence in accountancy, finance and business throughout the region.

Abdulwahed Juma, Head of Corporate Affairs at First Gulf Bank
09:08 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank launched its new Personal Budgeter Savings Application.

Bab Al Bahrain
08:56 GMT
(press release)

American Express Middle East announced the support of the restoration of Bab Al Bahrain (Gateway of Bahrain).

Ihab Sahili, Regional Director for International Turnkey Systems, speaking during the recently concluded first ever Oman Islamic Banking Conference
08:07 GMT
(press release)

Oman’s move to Islamic finance comes at just the right time as ethical finance gains a foothold around the world

Hussain AlQemzi, Chief Executive Officer, Noor Islamic Bank
07:27 GMT
(press release)

Noor Islamic Bank recorded a net operating profit of AED 207 million for the first six months of 2011, on a revenue base of AED 386 million. Net profit for the period ending June 30th was AED 85 million.

July 24, 2011

Burgan Bank
13:39 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today its new branch timings which will be applicable all throughout the holy month of Ramadan.

The IBQ Qatari Scholarship Programme is particularly targeting students interested in a wide range of subjects including: accounting, finance, economics, banking, IT, law and MIS
13:23 GMT
(press release)

IBQ has announced that it has opened recruitment for its 2011 IBQ Qatari Scholarship Programme until 31 August 2011.

Participants in the third session of NBK's 2011 Summer Internship Program
10:42 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait successfully concluded the third session of its specially designed 2011 Summer Internship Program.

Standard & Poor's
10:24 GMT

Saudi commercial banks continue to rank among the world's most profitable banks, said Standard & Poor's Ratings Services in a report.