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Mr Jamal Al Jasmi welcoming the HR Managers
November 16, 2017 - 08:45 GMT
The Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS), a regional leader in banking and finance education and training, convened the annual Human Resources Managers Forum for 2017.
First Abu Dhabi Bank has emerged as the highest scoring UAE financial institution for its latest climate change response.
November 16, 2017 - 08:43 GMT
First Abu Dhabi Bank has emerged as the highest scoring UAE financial institution for its latest climate change response to global environmental disclosure platform
Bobsled pilot Seun Adigun, and brakemen Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga, combine their elite track backgrounds to chase their bobsled dreams.
November 16, 2017 - 07:43 GMT
Visa today announced the addition of three athletes who make up the Nigerian Women’s Bobsled Team to Team Visa.
This year’s event saw over 100 business leaders enjoy a day of golf followed by an evening reception.
November 16, 2017 - 07:30 GMT
National Bank of Fujairah organised its fifth annual golf tournament for clients at the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club recently.
Dubai Islamic Bank took home the title of 'Strongest Islamic Retail Bank in the UAE' for 2017. Mabrook! (Pictured here: Sanjay Malhotra, Chief of Consumer Banking at DIB receiving the award.)
November 16, 2017 - 06:13 GMT
Dubai Islamic Bank, the UAE’s largest Islamic bank, took home the title of ‘Strongest Islamic Retail Bank’ in the UAE 2017 at the Islamic Retail Banking Awards (IRBA) for the third consecutive year.
Mr. Saif Sayah Al Mansoori, Senior Head of Listed Companies Affairs Department at ADX
November 15, 2017 - 12:48 GMT
Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) announced that it has succeeded in achieving a compliance rate of 99% regarding the disclosure of the 3rd quarter financial statements of its listed public joint stock companies.
Alain Francis, Mashreq VP ATM Channel Manager, Aref Al Ramli, Mashreq SVP Head of Digital Banking and Innovation, Wael El Aawar, NCR VP Middle East and Africa, Motaz Ghazi, NCR Account Director.
November 15, 2017 - 09:47 GMT
NCR Corporation announced that Mashreq Bank has added the innovative NCR SelfServ 82 ATM, which is part of the NCR SelfServ™ 80 Series family.
Al thuraya winner
November 15, 2017 - 09:39 GMT
Burgan Bank, announced today Mr. MOHAMMED ASHFAQ MALIK NAWAZ as the lucky winner of the Al Thuraya Salary Account monthly draw.
The event was attended by key government officials.
November 14, 2017 - 11:50 GMT
Bank Nizwa, Takaful Oman and the TANMIA-managed Al Kawthar Islamic Fund, kicked-off their joint Islamic Finance Knowledge Program in Wilayat of Rustaq under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Hilal Al Hajri, Governor of South Al Batinah.
Gulf Bank concluded another session in its series of training for its senior management.
November 14, 2017 - 10:11 GMT
Gulf Bank concluded another session in its series of training for its senior management.
Ahmed Mostafa, Chief Financial Officer, Ibdar Bank
November 14, 2017 - 10:01 GMT
Ibdar Bank, the Bahrain based wholesale Islamic investment bank, has announced the appointment of Ahmed Mostafa as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the bank.
Bahrain’s non-oil growth will be steady at three to four percent, according to a report by the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK).
November 14, 2017 - 09:30 GMT
Bahrain’s non-oil growth will be steady at three to four per cent per year thanks to elevated investment spending, particularly benefitting the construction sector, said the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) in its latest Economic Update.
Burgan Bank has launched a new Visa Signature Credit card as it continues to enhance its premium products to customers in Kuwait.
November 14, 2017 - 08:33 GMT
Burgan Bank launched new Visa Signature Credit card as the bank continues to enhance its portfolio of premium products to customers in Kuwait, offering an extensive suite of exclusive travel and entertainment benefits.
FAB deals accounted for 17.3 per cent of total transactions recorded on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) during the first 10 months of this year.
November 14, 2017 - 06:21 GMT
A total of Dh13.2 billion worth of purchase and sales transactions in shares of First Abu Dhabi Bank have been conducted since the merger of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) and First Gulf Bank in April to create one of the region's largest banking entities.
Bank ABC Islamic’s total assets stood at US$1.644 billion as of September 30, 2017 compared to US$1.634 billion at 2016 year-end.
November 13, 2017 - 09:47 GMT
Bank ABC Islamic today announced that its net profit for the first nine months of 2017 was US$21 million, 25% higher than the net profit of US$16.8 million recorded in the first nine months of 2016.
Mahesh Balasubramanian, Audit Partner at KPMG FAKHRO in Bahrain, with the workshop participants at the CFA Society Bahrain.
November 13, 2017 - 07:45 GMT
KPMG in Bahrain has recently conducted an informative session on the requirements of the revised International Financial Reporting Standards 9 ‘Financial Instruments’ (IFRS 9) to 30 delegates from the CFA Society Bahrain.