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Boeing forecasts that airlines in the Middle East will require 2,610 new airplanes over the next 20 years, worth an estimated $550 billion.
October 21, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Boeing, a leading aircraft manufacturer, said today that commercial financial institutions in the Middle East are increasingly funding the region’s record number of airplane deliveries.

September 24, 2013

During the event
10:18 GMT
(press release)

UAE’s leading financial institution, Mashreq hosted a meeting for a senior delegation from the Indian Banks’ Association represented by prominent public sector banks.

September 23, 2013

Sherie Ann Morais, Head of Global Transaction Banking Sales UAE: R. V. A. Saleem Head of Global Transaction Banking UAE; Frank Hamer, Managing Director and Head of Global Transaction Banking at NBAD; Christopher Moore, Publisher and CEO of EMEA Finance, and Sultan  AlMidfa, Global Transaction Banking Sales Manager
11:14 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, has been named Best Cash Management Services in the Middle East at the EMEA Finance Treasury Services Awards ceremony.

During the event
08:05 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank recently completed the first training session for the European Business Competence * License Certification (EBC*L) in collaboration with (Scoopi Company).

September 22, 2013

During the event
11:55 GMT
(press release)

Al Ansari Exchange has concluded ‘Al Ansari Rewards, Summer Promotion 2013’ with the awarding of a total of AED 2 million worth of cash plus 10 brand new cars.

EIB Prepaid Card
10:03 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Islamic Bank announced the launch of the Emirates Islamic Bank Prepaid Card.

Mashreq & Visa during the launch of the product
07:46 GMT

In partnership with VISA, Mashreq Supplementary Debit Card can be offered to any member of an account holder’s family without the need of opening a joint account. Further.

September 19, 2013

Emirates NBD officials at SIBOS 2013
13:08 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD completed its successful involvement as an exhibitor in SIBOS 2013.

Qatar’s four Islamic lenders will almost double their asset base to $100bn by 2017.
10:52 GMT

Spending for the world’s most-watched sporting event will spur lending for roads, stadiums and hotels.

NCB Capital
07:10 GMT
(press release)

NCB Capital states that the strong performance of Saudi Retail stocks continues unabated with the sector up more than 40% YTD in 2013.

September 18, 2013

Emirates NBD
12:23 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD announced that it had signed an agreement with Manchester United Football Club to be its exclusive financial partner in the UAE for a period of 5 years.

Andre’ Sayegh- CEO of FGB in SIBOS along with Bank’s representatives
10:47 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank (FGB), one of the major leading banks in the UAE, is participating in Sibos 2013 in Dubai at the World Trade Centre from 16 to 19 September.

Ajman Bank
10:27 GMT
(press release)

International Turnkey Systems announced a new client partnership with Ajman Bank.

Despite knowing what they want to achieve, investors do not have a clear plan to meet their financial goals.
08:25 GMT

“These findings demonstrate a clear change of direction for regional investors, who are now willing to be more adventurous than ever in their investment decisions,” said Moad Touhami.

Card holders can also enjoy exclusive offers on global hotel bookings, access to global airport lounges, complimentary multi-trip travel insurance and buy-one-get-one-free offers at cinemas across the UAE.
07:14 GMT

Cardholders will also have the chance to win all expense paid trips to watch City play in Manchester and money-can't-buy experiences including exclusive tours of the Etihad Stadium and visits to the training ground to meet the First Team and watch them train.

September 17, 2013

Capital Club
12:15 GMT
(press release)

The Non-Violence Project will soon be opening its first office for the MENA region in Dubai.