Banking & Finance
April 29, 2013
Britain is to set up a special task-force to return stolen assets that belong to so-called 'Arab Spring' countries, according the country's Middle East affairs minister, Alistair Burt.
First Gulf Bank PJSC, (FGB), one of the major leading banks in the UAE, today reaffirmed its continuing strong financial performance with the release of its Q1’2013 figures.
Al Hilal Bank opened its new Seghaar children’s branch yesterday, Sunday April 28th 2013, in the presence of students from the Emirates National Schools at its Al Hilal Mall Branch in Abu Dhabi’s Corniche area.
The Association of Banks in Lebanon said over the weekend it would comply with any sanctions imposed by the U.S. Treasury after two Lebanese money exchange houses were designated as a primary money-laundering concern.
Jordan has requested a further $200 million from Japan, in what would be the latest round of financing from the Asian nation.
The Ministry of Finance (MoF), in collaboration with the Federal Customs Authority and the Federal Credit Bureau, announced today its participation in the upcoming Careers UAE 2013 fair.
Arab Bank Group net profit for the first quarter of 2013 reached USD205.1million, compared to USD 204.4 million in the first quarter of last year.
Al Ansari Exchange will highlight career opportunities being offered to young Emirati graduates and students during its participation at Careers UAE 2013.
Standard Chartered has been awarded the Pan-Middle East Award for “Best Foreign Investment Bank” at the annual EMEA Finance - Middle East Banking Awards 2012
Jordan Ahli Bank observed World Environment Day on April 13th 2013, organizing a cleanup campaign at the Dead Sea Public Beach.
Egypt is negotiating the interest rate on $3 billion worth of Egyptian treasury bonds that Qatar committed to buying earlier this month, Planning Minister Ashraf El-Araby has said in comments reported by state-owned Al-Ahram daily.
April 28, 2013
Burgan Bank recently hosted the 1st Internal Audit Conference for Banking Industry in Kuwait, which took place recently at the Sheraton Kuwait Hotel.
First Gulf Bank (FGB), one of the major leading banks in the UAE, participated in the Al Ain Education and Career Fair 2013, which took place from April 22- 24.
Arab Bank on Thursday said a New York federal court has rejected some of the lawsuits filed against the financial institution that alleged it provided banking services to terrorist groups.
April 25, 2013
Smart Pay, UAE Exchange’s Payroll Solution brand held its first ever Smart Pay HR Summit in Dubai providing a platform for HR professionals to review WPS and refocus on HR skills.