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Newswire reports suggest that Goldman Sachs’ issue of a five-year $500 million Sukuk was some 3x oversubscribed with orders of around $1.5 billion.
September 18, 2014 - 13:44 GMT
The US investment bank appears to have learned from the fiasco of its first attempt to market a Sukuk in 2011.

June 28, 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.

Mashreq team receiving the award
10:46 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq won the Best Call Centre of the year award - strategically aligned category by Middle East Call Centre awards 2011 organized by INSIGHTS.

Jewellery demand is forecast to put a medium-term floor under gold prices
08:17 GMT
(press release)

Bank Sarasin expects gold to trade at USD 1,575 by end-Q3 2011 and USD 1,650 by end-Q2 2012.

NBK Kuwait CEO, Shaikha Al Bahar; NBK Capital CEO, Salah Al Fulaij; NBK GM Corporate Banking Group; Mazin Al-Nahedh; NBK Deputy GM Consumer Banking Group, Abdulla Al Najran Al Tuwaijri giving an award to an outstanding student
07:30 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait honored several high school graduates who achieved outstanding results in their final year at a ceremony at NBK headquarters.

Arab Bank
07:22 GMT
(press release)

Arab Bank launched its first annual Sustainability report as a summary of the Bank’s performance in the social, environmental and economic fields during 2010.

Tamkeen
07:06 GMT

TAMKEEN has had tremendous support from business owners/participants who have registered for the Bahrain Trade Fairs.

June 27, 2011

Waleed Al Awadi handing the Kunooz winner's cheque to winner Eisa Al Hammadi
13:12 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Bank today named an Emirati as the June winner of the Kunooz Savings Account draw.

Eduardo Eguren, CEO of Burgan Bank
11:27 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced that it has established an official Customer Complaint Unit, exclusively dedicated to dealing with all customer complaints and issues.

During the meeting
09:59 GMT
(press release)

In line with its efforts to support decisions pertaining to the Gulf Common Market, the Ministry of Finance held its third meeting with the UAE team tasked with applying GCM resolutions.