Finance & Banking

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Posted: 11-08-2011
UAE. Dubai state companies are securing bank financing as the latest tumult in global markets fails to derail the emirate's recovery from the 2009 debt crisis. Dubai Holding LLC, one of the three main state-owned holding companies, reached an accord with lenders to extend a US$1.16 billion loan to December 2016, according to a company official. Port & Free Zone World FZE, an intermediate holding company for port operator DP World Ltd. (DPW), is raising US$850 million to refinance debt, three bankers familiar with the plan said. Investment Corporation of Dubai said on August 8 it will rep
Posted: January 23, 2018
DAVOS. Optimism in global economic growth reaches record level and rises in all countries; US reinforces its lead on China as a target market for growth in 2018; Terrorism, geopolitical uncertainty, cyber and climate change rise as threats to growth.
Posted: January 23, 2018
DAVOS. Global research explores C-suite views on readiness for the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on society, strategy, the workforce and technology investments.
Posted: January 23, 2018
NEW YORK. The new agreement contract extension will continue to allow national regulatory authorities to share data, technology, and expertise, with the aim of creating a cooperative regulatory infrastructure.
Posted: January 23, 2018
UAE. Deals include a 70% stake in a cosmetic medicine provider, CosmeSurge, worth US$170 million, according to NMC Health.
Posted: January 23, 2018
BOSTON. Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Samsung top the list of the world's 50 most innovative companies, according to The Boston Consulting Group; Growing digital divide between strong and weak innovators on digital design, mobile capabilities, Big Data, and speed of adopting new technology.
Posted: January 22, 2018
UAE. Deloitte expects that implementing the new IFRS 17 requirements will entail major changes to insurance companies' actuarial and finance reporting processes, operating model, systems and data.
Posted: January 22, 2018
UAE. Second round of the AIM Startup roadshows will see a number of new startup companies enter the final round of the region-wide pitch competition to select the best startups.
Posted: January 22, 2018
UAE. Partnership to leverage SunTec Xelerate to facilitate management of VAT for bank customers
Posted: January 22, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Record 30,000 student bed spaces delivered in the UK in 2017; 2018 to see key corporate focus on innovation, capacity and capability at Collegiate.
Posted: January 22, 2018
LONDON. "Brookes Bell's long-recognised expertise across international marine and energy markets will make an excellent and complementary addition to the Thomas Miller Group."
Posted: January 21, 2018
UAE. Regional markets continued their upward trend with all main indices ending the week higher with the exception of Oman (-1.2%).
Posted: January 21, 2018
UAE. PwC's Global Chairman Bob Moritz will present key findings of PwC's annual survey of international business leaders at a press briefing in Davos, Switzerland.
Posted: January 21, 2018
UAE. Goldilocks supports GFH's long term growth and intends to request board representation from GFH.
Posted: January 21, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. "Startups are disrupting traditional agriculture and address many of the world's most significant challenges, including food security, farmer livelihood and resource efficiency."
Posted: January 20, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The noteholders, which have provided significant support to the business, are now the new owners of the Group.

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date:Posted: January 23, 2018
DAVOS. Optimism in global economic growth reaches record level and rises in all countries; US reinforces its lead on China as a target market for growth in 2018; Terrorism, geopolitical uncertainty, cyber and climate change rise as threats to growth.
date:Posted: January 23, 2018
DAVOS. Global research explores C-suite views on readiness for the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on society, strategy, the workforce and technology investments.
date:Posted: January 23, 2018
BOSTON. Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Samsung top the list of the world's 50 most innovative companies, according to The Boston Consulting Group; Growing digital divide between strong and weak innovators on digital design, mobile capabilities, Big Data, and speed of adopting new technology.
DAVOS. Optimism in global economic growth reaches record level and rises in all countries; US reinforces its lead on China as a target market for growth in 2018; Terrorism, geopolitical uncertainty, cyber and climate change rise as threats to growth.
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