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: July 19, 2018
LONDON. The awards recognise the achievements of companies that have made significant contributions and shown leadership in the (re)takaful sector.
Posted: July 17, 2018
UAE. Institute of Management Accountants launches the Middle East application process for its annual Student Leadership Conference (SLC) event.
Posted: July 16, 2018
UAE. Most of the indices ended last week on a positive note, except Oman and Egypt; Saudi Arabia was the best performer, up 2.3%.
Posted: July 14, 2018
LONDON. Initial rollout covers use of Systematic Internaliser Registry for buy-side pre-trade compliance workflow.
Posted: July 14, 2018
QATAR. Net Profit reached QAR7.1 billion (US$1.9 billion), up by 7% compared to last year. Total assets increased by 10% from June 2017 to reach QAR846 billion (US$232 billion), the highest ever achieved by the Group.
Posted: July 14, 2018
UAE. "It gives you a better perspective of how all your learnings and experience fit together."
Posted: July 10, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. KPMG said that the Government's focus on reforms in a number of areas including laws and regulations would contribute to the acceleration of M&A activities in 2018
Posted: July 3, 2018
LONDON. Competition is eroding technical margins, coupled with exposure to political, economic and financial system risks.
Posted: July 3, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. This achievement is a milestone that proves PwC's commitment to the Kingdom and its local talent as well as PwC's contribution to the progression of women in the workforce.
Posted: July 2, 2018
UAE. NexusEngage, masters in the art of consumer engagement, turn empty retail space into an experience that enhances the customers' shopping journey and drives footfall into targeted retailers.
Posted: July 2, 2018
UAE. The majority of new partners are focused on the firm's key priority areas including digital, financial services, deals and the public sector.
Posted: July 2, 2018
UAE. For the month of June, UAE markets came in as the worst performers among their peers driven by news that the private equity firm Abraaj was filing for liquidation.
Posted: July 2, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Global fintech company selects the Salesforce Platform to build and innovate for the future.
Posted: June 28, 2018
UAE. To increase operational efficiency and reach higher customer satisfaction on general, medical and life insurance business.
Posted: June 27, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. If you are determined to prevail, you should pay close attention to the following eight steps. Hopefully, they will set you off in the right direction.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 15, 2018
UAE. The attack, called "Thermanator", could use your body heat against you in order to steal your credentials or any other short string of text that you have typed on a computer keyboard.
date:Posted: July 15, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. AI is bigger than any one company, industry or country can address on its own. It will take the whole of our technology ecosystem and the world's governments to realize the full promise of AI; Priorities should include education and research.
date:Posted: July 14, 2018
UAE. When trade-off decisions have to be made, better visibility should be the number one priority, not greater control. It is better to be able to see everything in the cloud, than to attempt to control an incomplete portion of it.
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