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Since August 5, conditions in the market have made it less worthwhile to hold shekels, because the Israeli banks were willing to pay almost 1% annual interest on dollar deposits.
August 21, 2014 - 13:20 GMT
After the cannons have stopped roaring and an arrangement between Israel and Hamas is emerging, the shekel is suddenly showing weakness.

May 31, 2011

Participants at the course
10:03 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Department of Finance recently held the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) course.

Omar Asghar, Head of Wealth Management at Mashreq and Nima Abu-Wardeh, Founder and Chief Executive of Cashy
09:48 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, announced the launch of the first Student Banking Centre (Electronic Banking Unit) at Dubai International Academic City (DIAC), serving 27 universities and academic institutions.

Esam Janahi, Executive Chairman of GFH
08:07 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Finance House has announced today the financial results for the quarter ending 31st March, 2011 reporting a net profit of US$ 11.9 million as compared to US$ 7.5 million loss for the same period last year.

Ahmad Tantash, CEO of Jordinvest
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Jordinvest’s general assembly meeting proved satisfactory results after all shareholders approved the annual report demonstrating profitability despite an economically challenging year.

May 30, 2011

Mohammed Kettani, Director of Investments, receives award on behalf of Capital Management House
14:30 GMT
(press release)

Capital Management House (CMH), the Bahrain based investment bank, today announced that it has been awarded Leader in Aviation by the Arab Achievement Awards.

Majed Al Suwaidi, Director of Dubai Outsource Zone
12:55 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Outsource Zone, a member of TECOM Investments, today announced it is the strategic partner ofthe seventh Financial Technology Summit and Meetings.

Ebrahim Nonoo, Managing Director and CEO of BFC Group Holdings
12:43 GMT
(press release)

Bahrain Financing Company (BFC), the Kingdom’s oldest and most reputed money transfer and foreign exchange group today announced the commencement of its all new Cash Splash promotion.

During the meeting
12:03 GMT
(press release)

Ministry of Finance held its first meeting to discuss GCC financial and economic integration.

The promotion starts on June 1st and will run until the end of September, 2011
11:36 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) is kicking off yet another incredible promotion by offering its customers three stunning Mercedes SLS-AMG Coupes to be won throughout the summer.

Jordan Ahli Bank
10:12 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank sponsored the Third Jordan Afak Economic Forum, which was held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Amman.

May 29, 2011

Gary Dugan, Chief Investment Officer, Private Banking, Emirates NBD
14:19 GMT
(press release)

Investors continue to have to cope with a drip feed of negative news from around the world.

Group picture of representatives during the visit
12:15 GMT
(press release)

A delegation from Ministry of Finance visited Department of Finance to enhance coordination between the two parties in internal audit and financial control practices.

Through its private booth at the exhibition, the bank promoted its various banking products
12:10 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank recently sponsored the Fourth International Conference on Healthcare, which was held at Amman Ahlia University.

Srood Sherif, Group Chief Information Officer at NBAD receiving the award
11:07 GMT

Network World Middle East Awards has named the National Bank of Abu Dhabi’s (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, web server optimisation mission the Application Networking Project of the year.

Emirates NBD executives receiving the award
10:51 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the Middle East, announced today that it has received the top award for its marketing and PR initiatives at the annual Arab Achievement Awards 2011.