Banking & Finance
August 19, 2014
The Saudi Tadawul All Share Index rose 0.48 percent to close at 10,639.04 points, its highest finish since January 2008 and its 13th gain in the 15 sessions since authorities announced plans to allow direct foreign ownership of shares early next year.
August 18, 2014
Doha Bank, the leading private commercial bank in Qatar, has been voted as the ‘Best Commercial Bank in the Middle East 2014’ by the Global Banking and Finance Review Awards.
Jordan Ahli Bank's SME Academy Unit held a new training workshop on the principles of effective communication in the workplace, which took place at the Sheraton Hotel under the guidance of certified instructor Sereen Abu Maizar.
The combined net profits of six out of seven Lebanese banks operating in Syria dropped 54 percent in the first half of 2014.
August 17, 2014
Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions, announced yet another innovative solution to provide unprecedented benefits to its customers.
Jordan Ahli Bank recently announced and congratulated Ms. Joel Raed Ezzat Taama the winner of the Goushan Al Omor Dream Villa in Greenland.
August 14, 2014
The Finance Ministry said Wednesday that the treasury has money to pay the salaries of civil servants for only two months,
August 13, 2014
International Bank of Qatar (IBQ) announced the latest winner of the monthly lucky draw of its highly popular ‘thanq’ rewards programme.
The credit reports will include records about consumers’ debt levels, financial obligations, credit payments, history of default payments and late payments.
August 12, 2014
The rating agency says that although domestic politics have been fairly stable, the government faces continued pressure to maintain social spending.
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) and Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) have jointly finalised a USD 425 million Shari’a-compliant financing with Emirates airline for the acquisition of two Airbus A380s.
H.E. Sheikh Fahad Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al Thani, Chairman of Doha Bank, the leading private commercial bank in Qatar, Board of Directors has been honored with the “Best Banking Chairman Qatar” award.
In a move to force businessmen to donate, a campaign was launched in early August to track businessmen who did not donate to the fund,
August 10, 2014
Arab Bank, Jordan’s largest financial institution with branches throughout the Middle East and elsewhere in the world, denied the charges, saying it would exercise all legal options to disprove the accusations.
According to Ahmed, future generations of Jordanians will have to shoulder the burden of indebtedness arising from the budget deficit.