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United Arab Bank (UAB)
January 19, 2015 - 14:25 GMT
United Arab Bank, UAB, has made a contribution of AED250,000 to Al Thiqah Club for the Handicapped, another milestone in the Bank’s long-standing relationship with an organisation that provides invaluable support for people with special needs in the UAE.

July 15, 2013

The winner
11:20 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank recently announced Ala’ Haddadin as the 15th lucky winner of its monthly Jame’ati account grand prize; a 2013 model Kia Cerato, licensed and taxed in full.

Dubai Islamic Bank
10:43 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) today welcomed a new batch of students to its annual Iktaseb summer training programme for young UAE nationals.

Cedric Lizin, Head of its Middle East and North Africa Wealth Business
10:15 GMT
(press release)

Barclays announced the appointment of Cedric Lizin as Head of Middle East and North Africa to its Wealth and Investment Management division.

July 14, 2013

Nimish Dwivedi, Head of Payment at Mashreq
09:57 GMT
(press release)

On the occasion of the Holy Month ofRamadan, UAE’s leading financial institution Mashreq has announced special offers for its card members.

Jordan Ahli Bank Corporate Responsibility Report
06:22 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank recently issued the second edition of its Corporate Responsibility Report (CSR), reflecting its achievements in the operational year of 2012.

During Ramadan
05:57 GMT

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank has entered into a partnership with the Red Crescent Authority to support their efforts during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

July 11, 2013

Ms. Rola Abu Manneh, the Deputy Senior General Manager of Global Banking & GM of Whole sale Banking; Hassan Al, the Head-Global Project & Structured Finance, and other senior executives of project finance team at NBAD receive the award
10:25 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, has won the Best Project Finance / Infrastructure Bank Award in the Banker Middle East Industry 2013 Awards.

Dubai's General Index gaining for the fourth straight day and the Abu Dhabi Securities Index advancing for three consecutive days
08:55 GMT

The UAE markets continued their upward trend on the first day of Ramadan amid lower volumes, with Dubai's General Index gaining for the fourth straight day.

Adnan Chilwan, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of DIB
05:55 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank announced the launch of the Al IslamiFlexiBeta Dirham Certificate.

July 10, 2013

The market breadth was almost balanced with 67 issues witnessing advances against 66 issues recording declines
13:55 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s benchmark stock index (TASI) yesterday rose 13.27 points to finish at 7,708.52 after trading between 7,691.31 and 7,723.46.

Dr. Adnan Chilwan, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, DIB receiving the award
07:26 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) has been named the region’s “Best Islamic Retail Bank” at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2013.

July 9, 2013

DB Tower
10:50 GMT
(press release)

Doha Bank says key sectors such as construction and real estate as well as allied services segments, are seeking symbiotic financial partnerships to maintain their edge in a highly competitive market.

July 8, 2013

Hameed Noor Mohamed, Head of Business Banking
11:15 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Islamic Bank announced the appointment of Hameed Noor Mohamed as Head of Business Banking.

Jordan Ahli Bank
09:47 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank recently sponsored, for the second consecutive year, “Ayman Dais Academy” Basketball tournament hosted at Cambridge Schools.

Dubai night skyline (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
07:52 GMT

Emirates NBD appoints new Chief Investment Officer of Wealth Management Division