Banking & Finance
June 23, 2013
Doha Bank has been named the “Best Regional Commercial Bank in the Middle East 2013” at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards on 19th June 2013 at the Emirates Towers Hotel in Dubai, UAE.
NCB Capital believes that growth in the sector will remain driven by the broadband and corporate segments.
FGB announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire Dubai First, the consumer financial services business, from Dubai Financial Group LLC for AED601 million in cash.
Qatar Green Building Council honoured its volunteers at an end of season appreciation ceremony marking nine months of achievement.
Jordan Ahli Bank recently supported “Endeavor Jordan” in its second edition of its Local Selection Panel session (LSP).
Gulf Bank announced that it has been honored with the Best Risk Management and Best Domestic Bank awards for 2013 from Banker Middle East.
June 20, 2013
First Gulf Bank one of the major leading banks in the UAE, has been awarded the ‘Best Bank in the United Arab Emirates’ and ‘Best Bascassurance’ titles at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2013.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi now provides clients up-to-date global securities market news through Thomas Murray Data Services, the global leader in the provision of market risk assessments.
Tunisia's first issue of a sukuk (Islamic bond) is likely to be postponed to next year, adding to pressure on government finances, because of disruptions to legislative business.
June 19, 2013
Mashreq has officially set the standard regionally.
Foreign direct investment, or FDI, into Arab world rose by nearly 10 per cent in 2012 led by Saudi Arabia and the UAE, according to a latest report.
As Emirates NBD announced plans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its establishment as the first national bank in the UAE.
Islamic banking has taken the world of finance by storm setting new benchmarks for transparent, ethical, and accountable banking practices.
The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) named the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) Employer of the year for its outstanding support for the College during the 2012-2013 academic year.
June 18, 2013
The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announced that this week's BHD 35 million issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 123 per cent.