Banking & Finance
September 24, 2012
MasterCard has announced the results of its latest Index of Financial Literacy, which reveals that consumers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have become more financially savvy over time.
Gulf Bank participated in the closing ceremony held by Kuwait Heart Foundation, a tribute to the sponsors and volunteers of its successful campaign titled “Your Heart Your Life”.
The How Women Work Community is proud to announce its strategic partnership with the International Bank of Qatar (IBQ).
September 23, 2012
The World Bank said it is willing to provide Lebanon with financial and technical assistance to help offset the impact the volatile situation in the region could have on the country’s economy.
Muslim hackers have repeatedly attacked Bank of America Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co and Citigroup Inc over the past year as part of a broad cyber campaign targeting the United States, people familiar with the situation said, adding that the attacks have intensified after the recent insult to Islam.
International Bank of Qatar appointed Mubarak Saleh Mubarak Al Khulaifi as the new Head of Branches.
September 20, 2012
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi launched a security service that sends cardholders a dynamic code via SMS for each online purchase to further increase the cardholder’s safety measures against possible fraud.
September 19, 2012
The Western Union Company announced they will turn every successful pass in this season’s competition into funding to support one day’s education for young people around the world.
Jordan on Tuesday called on rich Arab countries to extend financial aid to help the Kingdom overcome “critical” economic challenges.
September 18, 2012
The Finance Ministry is expected to issue 10-year treasury bills in Lebanese denominated currency with 8.25 percent interest and another issue in Eurobonds in October of this year.
The Coldest Journey will also attempt to raise USD10 million for Seeing is Believing, a global charitable initiative to fight avoidable blindness.
MasterCard today announced its association with the upcoming Gulf Capital SMEinfo Awards 2012 scheduled to be held in Dubai on November 7th, 2012.
September 17, 2012
Onasowbhagyam promotion reached its end, and the final draw held at the UAE Country Head Office of UAE Exchange in Dubai saw the mega prize winner, Mr. Vinesh Kumar, driving home a Hyundai Sonata Car.
Bank deposits increased the in the first quarter of 2012,it has been revealed, due to the ECB's shoring up of the European financial system.
Dubai Islamic Bank unveiled its first account developed specifically for children.