Banking & Finance
May 2, 2013
Egypt's financial regulator quashes a much anticipated deal on EFG Hermes with Qatar's QInvest, citing the latter's inexperience
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, is the first bank in the region that announces today the launch of the Western Union Money Transfers services on its 715 ATMs network across the UAE.
May 1, 2013
Alpen Capital announced the publication of its GCC Food Industry Reportwhich focuses on production, import and consumption volumes of key food segments and their growth potential.
Emirates Islamic Bank announced the launch of a major campaign in the Northern Emirates that offers customers a host of special banking products and services tailored to match their lifestyles and needs.
Egypt's Shura Council (upper house of parliament) on Tuesday approved the Islamic bonds (Sukuk) draft law, reported a television channel.
Mashreq is participating at the annual Careers UAE 2013 exhibition.
Mashreq has announced a strong first quarter this year reporting a massive 57% increase in its net profit in Q1 2013 to AED 425.3 million compared to AED 270.8 million for the same period in 2012.
April 30, 2013
Doha Bank and an active proponent of Green Banking in the region, received the Best Corporate Responsibility Programme in the Middle East award from EMEA Finance Magazine.
A link-up between Egypt's and Turkey's stock exchange is projected to be finalised by the end of September 2013, Mohamed Omran, the head of the Egyptian bourse said Monday.
HSBC Bank Oman has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2013 reporting that Net Profit increased by 91% to reach RO 5.7m.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi will participate in Careers UAE 2013 to be held from April 30th to May 2nd at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Standard Chartered announced today that it will be participating at Careers UAE 2013 exhibition which is taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 30 April to 2 May, 2013.
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) has announced record growth figures for 2012 as the institute’s global footprint continues to expand.
April 29, 2013
Bank of Sharjah announced its financial results for the three months ending March 31, 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.