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Local banks in Egypt are vying to win the super-rich with accounts serving their 'very specific' needs. (Shutterstock)
July 25, 2017 - 16:29 GMT
The new account will be tailored to meet the needs of Egypt's high-earners.
Deloitte also continues to advocate for diversity in boardrooms through our ‘Board Ready’ programs.
July 25, 2017 - 13:04 GMT
Women are still largely under-represented on corporate boards, despite continued efforts to improve boardroom gender diversity.
EFP Cooperation Agreement
July 25, 2017 - 06:57 GMT
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity in development aid, appointed the Korea Development Institute (KDI), a prominent Korean think tank, as expert consultants to advise on the need for a UAE-based Export Finance Programme.
Bank ABC
July 25, 2017 - 06:51 GMT
Bank ABC today announced that its consolidated net profit, attributable to the shareholders of the parent, for the first half of the year 2017 was US$102 million.
The second quarter of 2017 generated a profit of Dh226.7 million, an increase of 16 per cent year on year.
July 24, 2017 - 11:37 GMT
The RAKBank Group announced on Monday a consolidated net profit of Dh381.5 million for the half year ended June 30.
The Dhs135m villa project marks the first time Amlak is developing a fully-owned property. (GB)
July 24, 2017 - 10:57 GMT
Dubai-based mortgage firm Amlak Finance has completed the first phase of its new residential development project in Mirdiff, it announced on Monday.
PwC.
July 24, 2017 - 08:34 GMT
New report shows that while more men use seed crowdfunding than women, women are more successful in reaching their finance goals than men in all sectors and geographic regions across the globe.
Jeyapriya Partiban, Partner and Head of Risk Consulting at KPMG in Bahrain
July 23, 2017 - 06:56 GMT
KPMG in Bahrain today announced the launch of its new corporate training portal, KPMG Learning Hub.
Mr. Majed Essa Al Ajeel, Chairman of Burgan Bank Group
July 23, 2017 - 06:45 GMT
Burgan Bank Group announced today its first half earnings of financial year 2017.
Leading banks such as Emirates NBD, Emirates Islamic and Dubai Islamic Bank have posted strong first-half  financial results. (AFP)
July 20, 2017 - 10:24 GMT
Leading UAE banks have posted strong first-half results for 2017.
Emirates Islamic
July 20, 2017 - 10:24 GMT
Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, announced its financial results for the period ending June 30, 2017.
Dubai Islamic Bank
July 20, 2017 - 09:12 GMT
Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) on Wednesday said its net profit in the first-half of 2017 increased seven per cent to Dh2.14 billion from Dh2 billion in the same period last year on the back of higher income.
Qatar Islamic Bank
July 20, 2017 - 08:49 GMT
Riding on the strength of its core earnings, Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB), the country’s largest Shariah-principled lender, has reported a 10% increase year-on-year in net profit to QR1.17bn in the first six months of this year.
International Bank of Qatar
July 20, 2017 - 08:43 GMT
International Bank of Qatar (IBQ) – which is in the midst of a three-way merger with Masraf Al Rayan and Barwa Bank – has reported a 20% jump year-on-year in net profit to QR278mn in the first half of this year.
Hesham Abdulla Al Qassim, vice chairman and managing director, Emirates NBD.
July 19, 2017 - 13:20 GMT
Emirates NBD (ENBD), a leading bank in the region, delivered a record set of results for the first half (H1) of the year with a net profit of Dh3.9 billion ($1.06 billion) as compared to a net profit of Dh3.7 billion during the same period in 2016, marking a rise of five per cent.
Mr. Patrick Tan, General Manager of Bank ABC’s Singapore Branch and Head of Asia.
July 19, 2017 - 09:39 GMT
Bahrain-based Bank ABC (Arab Banking Corporation), the leading international banking group in the MENA region, has recently appointed Mr. Patrick Tan as General Manager of Bank ABC’s Singapore Branch and Head of Asia.