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Saudi Arabia is launching many initiatives to boost the growth of SMEs. (File photo)
March 29, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia’s parallel market Nomu is likely to help boost the growth of small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
The report covers the largest banks in Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE. (File photo)
March 29, 2017 - 12:13 GMT
According to a new report, al countries in the GCC had to deal with a negative development in profits in 2016.
Bank Nizwa  - 4th AGEB
March 29, 2017 - 11:15 GMT
Bank Nizwa recently participated as the lead partner in the 4th Governance and Ethics Board Conference (AGEB) held by the Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI).
Emirates Islamic and Qindeel partner to promote literacy inclusion during month of reading
March 29, 2017 - 10:58 GMT
Emirates Islamic has partnered with Qindeel Printing, Publishing, and Distribution, a subsidiary of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF), to promote literacy inclusion worldwide.
Today is Al Danah’s KD200,000 first quarterly draw
March 29, 2017 - 08:04 GMT
Gulf Bank announced that Al Danah’s first quarterly draw for KD200,000 will be held today Thursday, 30 March 2017 and will be aired live on the Al Dewaniya program on Marina FM 90.4, from 1 pm until 2 pm.
Shafafiya Forum
March 29, 2017 - 04:40 GMT
Burgan Bank announced that its Annual General Assembly meeting for shareholders will be held today at 12 PM at the KIPCO Tower – 56th floor.
Deloitte
March 27, 2017 - 07:24 GMT
As banks seek to be more competitive and enhance customer experiences, many look to transform their old legacy banking systems with more agile and efficient new core solutions.
Major terror attacks have had variable degrees of impact on stock markets worldwide. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Analysts expect that global markets will continue in their fluctuating performance with a tendency to decline, after the British parliament attack.
Bank Nizwa
March 26, 2017 - 12:58 GMT
Reflecting Islamic finance’s continued surge in popularity in Oman, Bank Nizwa recorded its first net profit since inception in 2013.
MasterCard
March 26, 2017 - 11:36 GMT
Mastercard hosted a mock hack, a data breach exercise aimed at empowering merchants and financial institutions with the information and know-how required to tackle rising cybersecurity threats.
During the event
March 26, 2017 - 11:32 GMT
NBF held its Annual General Assembly Meeting (AGAM) today at Novotel Hotel, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, where shareholders approved the distribution of profits of 15% of paid-up capital.
From the workshop
March 26, 2017 - 10:45 GMT
As part of its strategic role to optimise the use of financial resources, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) held 11 training workshops in March at its premises in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi's Waha Capital reaps the fruits of its diversification strategy. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 10:23 GMT
The shareholders of Waha Capital approved a 20 percent cash dividend for eligible shares at its annual general meeting, held on Wednesday.
Gulf Bank’s Al Danah 2017 draw
March 26, 2017 - 08:36 GMT
Gulf Bank announced today that there are 4 days left until Al Danah’s first quarterly draw for KD200,000 which will be held on Thursday, 30 March 2017.
Burgan Bank announces its Annual General Assembly of Shareholders and Shafafiyah Forum to be held on 29 March
March 26, 2017 - 08:20 GMT
Burgan Bank announced today that its Annual General Assembly meeting of shareholders will be held on Wednesday, 29 March 2017 at 12:00 PM at the KIPCO Tower - 56th floor.
PricewaterhouseCoopers
March 23, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
PwC’s Growth Markets Centre has recently launched its 2017 annual report titled ‘Winning in maturing markets’, which focuses on reaffirming the role of emerging markets in an era marked by sluggish global growth and rising economic and political uncertainties across many parts of the world.