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Walid Cherif, Senior Managing Director at Gulf Capital
December 13, 2017 - 12:29 GMT
Gulf Capital announced that its Private Debt Fund, Gulf Credit Opportunities Fund II, has closed three new investments for a total of US$ 46 million to support the growth plans of companies in Egypt, Sub-Saharan Africa and Turkey through structured capital solutions.
NBF announced today that NBF Islamic has once again taken home the 'Best Islamic Window - UAE' award at the Islamic Business & Finance Awards 2017.
December 13, 2017 - 12:15 GMT
NBF announced today that NBF Islamic has once again taken home the coveted accolade titled “Best Islamic Window – UAE” for the second consecutive time at the Islamic Business & Finance Awards 2017.
First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) has celebrated the official inauguration of the bank’s headquarters in Khalifa Business Park, Abu Dhabi.
December 13, 2017 - 10:49 GMT
First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank and one of the world’s safest and largest financial institutions, celebrated the official inauguration of its bank’s headquarters in Khalifa Business Park, Abu Dhabi.
NBF is the first conventional bank to join the Nasdaq Dubai Murabaha Platform since the platform’s launch in 2014.
December 13, 2017 - 09:27 GMT
National Bank of Fujairah (NBF) announced today that it has joined Nasdaq Dubai’s rapidly expanding Islamic financing Murabaha platform.
The UAE Central Bank has held its 8th meeting this week to discuss plans for 2018.
December 13, 2017 - 09:16 GMT
The Board of Directors of the UAE Central Bank has held its 8th meeting under the chairmanship of Khalifa Mohammed Al Kindi, Chairman of the Board.
The movie screening will be held on December 21, wherein each Youth account holder is entitled to 2 free tickets on one of the two shows, at 6:00 pm or 8:00 pm.
December 13, 2017 - 08:24 GMT
Burgan Bank, in collaboration with Grand Cinemas, announced today that its Youth Account Holders will be offered the exclusivity to watch the first screening of the new movie “Jumanji – Welcome to the Jungle” for free.
Dr. Adnan Chilwan, Group CEO of Dubai Islamic Bank, receives the awards.
December 13, 2017 - 06:55 GMT
Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), the largest Islamic Bank in the UAE, picked up four major awards at the Islamic Business and Finance Awards 2017.
This is the second year in a row that Noor Bank has been honored in this category.
December 12, 2017 - 08:18 GMT
Noor Bank, a leading Shari’a-compliant bank in the UAE, has been named a winner of the Critics’ Choice Best Islamic Retail Banking Brand Award at the Islamic Retail Banking Awards (IRBA) 2017.
Ahmed Abdelaal, Head of Corporate and Investment Banking at Mashreq Bank
December 12, 2017 - 08:05 GMT
Mashreq Bank, the UAE’s leading financial institution, announced the joining of Ahmed Abdelaal as Group Head of Corporate and Investment Banking.
Younis Haji Al Khoori, Undersecretary of MoF, reviewed the main points of VAT implementation in the UAE.
December 11, 2017 - 12:29 GMT
The Ministry of Finance held a briefing this morning at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi, to define in detail the Executive Regulation of Federal Decree Law No. (8) of 2017 on VAT.
Talib receives the Award from Fattouh and WUAB Chairman, Dr. Joseph Torbey.
December 11, 2017 - 10:52 GMT
Ithmaar Bank, a Bahrain-based Islamic retail bank, was honoured at a ceremony attended by senior bankers from across the Middle East after it was named Best Islamic Retail Bank in Bahrain.
Nasser Sarris, General Manager of UAE Banks Federation, speaking at the forum.
December 11, 2017 - 10:02 GMT
More than 100 information security and cybersecurity experts attended ‘HIMAYA - Cyber Threat Intelligence Collaboration’ forum, hosted by UAE Banks Federation (UBF).
Rami Nazer, PwC Middle East Government & Public Sector Leader
December 11, 2017 - 08:57 GMT
Globally, one of the challenges facing policy makers is providing education to students who cannot access mainstream provision, or to those who need additional support to do so.
Emirates NBD has committed Dh1 billion in investments for digital initiatives.
December 11, 2017 - 06:30 GMT
Digital initiatives have been a key focus area for Emirates NBD’s service delivery much before digital transformation became a buzzword in the region’s financial services industry.
The meeting underpinned the increasing importance of collective efforts to strengthen the banking sector in the UAE.
December 10, 2017 - 12:40 GMT
The CEOs Advisory Council of UAE Banks Federation (UBF), a professional representative body comprising 48 member banks operating in the UAE, held its fourth meeting of the year in Dubai today.
Khalid Al-Othman, Bank Aljazira’s Senior Vice President and Head of Retail Banking Group, receiving the award.
December 10, 2017 - 07:13 GMT
Bank AlJazira for the second time celebrates a new award added to its series of consecutive success and achievements, by recently winning again the Critics Choice, Best Islamic Retail Bank in Saudi Arabia for the year 2017.