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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 7, 2011

Bader Mohammed Al Sa’ad, Managing Director of the Kuwait Investment Authority
11:21 GMT

The Arab Bankers Association of North America (ABANA) will present Mr. Bader Mohammed Al Sa’ad, Managing Director of the Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA), with the 2011 ABANA Achievement Award.

10:05 GMT
(press release)

Intercat Hospitality, with the help of its strategic partner QInvest, has been making strides towards its expansion plans in Qatar and the GCC.

The conference discussed the latest trends and issues facing the MENA banking industry
09:12 GMT
(press release)

Standard Chartered recently held its First Thought Leadership Conference in Cairo, Egypt.

Barclays Wealth
08:29 GMT
(press release)

Despite their wealth, 41% of high net worth individuals (HNWIs) wish they had more self-control over their financial behaviour, says the latest report in the Barclays Wealth Insights series.

A picture from Sanabel 7th Annual Conference
07:47 GMT
(press release)

Sanabel -The Microfinance Network of Arab Countries will launch its Eighth Annual Conference under the patronage of H.E Dr. Marouf Al Bakhit, today Tuesday June 7th, 2011 at Le Méridien Hotel in Amman.

Barloworld Logistics Marketing & Communications Head, Sanjay More, receiving acknowledgement from Abdullah Aljaadi of Al Ihsan Charity Center, Ajman
06:58 GMT

If thoughts are embedded into plans, then living ‘socially responsible’ comes with every opportunity. Recent charity act shows Barloworld’s plans in action.

June 6, 2011

Dr. Yuwa Hedrick-Wong and Raghu Malhotra met with numerous customer banks including Mr. Faisal Galadari
11:39 GMT
(press release)

The world’s most prominent cities are leading global recovery through their connectivity and as destination cities for international visitors.

Khaled Al-Sayer
09:13 GMT

Tharwa Investment Company announced that Khaled Salah Al-Sayer has joined its team as an Assistant Vice President for marketing and public relations.

Ray Perry, CIMA Executive Director
08:08 GMT
(press release)

CIMA addressed a group of financial and business professionals in Dubai today and addressed what it takes to build a successful and sustainable business over the long-term.

June 5, 2011

Burgan Bank employees celebrating
14:23 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank recently concluded its sponsorship of the “Kuwait Change” initiative that was aimed at celebrating World Environment Day.

Gary Dugan, Chief Investment Officer, Private Banking, Emirates NBD
08:22 GMT
(press release)

The markets remain concerned. The Greek situation goes from bad to worse and the US economy is still consolidating rather than showing any positive momentum.

Suvo Sarkar, General Manager of Consumer and Elite Banking at NBAD
08:08 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has launched NBAD One, a premier current account that offers customers a unique blend of financial and non-financial benefits and privileges.

MoF Workshop
08:01 GMT
(press release)

The Human Resources Department at the Ministry of Finance organised a workshop to highlight the experience it gained in implementing the Masar program for the past two years.

Burgan Bank VISA Platinum Credit Card holder are offering seven distinctive benefits while booking their holiday
07:26 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announces its offering to VISA platinum cardholders the opportunity to take advantage on a range of benefits at the most luxurious hotels from across around the world.

June 2, 2011

Ala’a Eraiqat, CEO of ADCB
11:21 GMT

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, and Mobibucks, today announced their alliance to offer - “Mobi” - a first-of-its kind payment product for making purchases using a mobile phone number.