Banking & Finance
April 25, 2013
Global Finance, the prestigious financial magazine, named the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) the Best Bank in the UAE in its Best Emerging Markets Banks 2013 ranking.
Al Hilal Bank, AHB, has acted as the Manager in the UAE on the establishment of MYR 1,000,000,000 Malaysian Ringgit Sukuk Programme by Al Bayan Group Holding Company.
Emirates NBD announced that its Business Banking segment has won the Banker Middle East Product Award 2013, for Best SME Internet Banking Service.
First Gulf Bank was awarded for the second time in a row as the “Best Local Bank in the United Arab Emirates” for 2012 during EMEA Finance’s Annual Middle East Banking Awards.
April 24, 2013
Standard Chartered today hosted a Macro-Economic briefing session titled: ”Transforming, Rebalancing, and Outperforming” for its corporate clients in Dubai.
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) and Mohammed bin Rashid Establishment for SME (MBRE) held a government procurement forum today at Raffles Hotel.
April 23, 2013
The majority of Dubai residents are concerned about increasing living costs, a survey has found, at a time of rising inflation and spiraling property rents.
Trading in shares of Orascom Construction Industries (OCI), Egypt’s biggest private construction firm, was suspended on Tuesday.
Gulf Bank today announced a net profit of KD 7.9 million for the first quarter of 2013, against KD 7.4 million for the same period last year.
April 22, 2013
The combined wealth of the ten richest Arabs in the UK now exceeds $17.5 billion, according to an annual ranking by the Sunday Times.
Gulf Bank announced Allam Ahmed Shadid as the winner of the first quarterly KOC prize draw for 2013.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, won the ‘Best Corporate Bond Arranger Award’ at The Banker Middle East Product Awards 2013.
April 21, 2013
Lebanon successfully closed a $1.1 billion eurobond issue Thursday with 20 percent of the bond snapped up by foreign investors, the Finance Ministry said in a statement.
Dubai Islamic Bank announced the launch of its social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.