Banking & Finance
November 26, 2013
Private investors from the Gulf, including a royal family from UAE, told reporters Tuesday that plans are underway to establish the first full Islamic bank in the European Union.
UAE’s leading financial institution, Mashreq organized an event for its corporate customers in the Capital, Abu Dhabi and recorded an attendance of 150 customers and their families.
NCB Capital has been voted the Middle East’s number one provider of equity research for five sectors by Euromoney in its annual poll of investors.
November 25, 2013
Emaar Properties in Dubai and Aldar Properties in Abu Dhabi witness sell offs
Emirates Islamic announced the launch of “The Innovation Challenge,” a competition that calls on students at leading UAE universities to devise new social media solutions.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD has for the second year running been voted the Best Private Bank in the UAE by judges at The Banker & Professional Wealth Management Magazine.
November 24, 2013
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently organised a workshop on international tax avoidance and ways to maximise the use of tax treaties in the Emirate of Ajman.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, hosted its fourth graduation ceremony for AFAQ Management Trainees in Abu Dhabi.
Al Hilal Bank, a progressive Islamic bank, has announced that it has been certified under the international Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS).
Qatar National Bank has given the government of Tunisia $500 million to support its foreign currency reserves as the north African country faces growing pressure from the World Bank and the IMF to cut its budget deficit.
OSN, the leading pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has successfully closed its first syndicated five-year financing facility for US$200 million.
HSBC Bank Oman S.A.O.G. is treating customers to a host of exclusive privileges at the upcoming Emirates Dubai Rugby Sevens Tournament on November 29th and 30th at The Sevens Stadium in Dubai.
Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, has launched its “Al Ansari Rewards – Winter Promotion 2013.
Emirates Islamic announced the launch of a four year Wakala investment option for customers, with an expected profit rate of 2.57 per cent per annum.
November 21, 2013
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) was awarded “Leading Corporate for Investor Relations - UAE” by the Middle East Investor Relations Society (ME-IRS).