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: November 17, 2018
UAE. Home finance of up to AED5 million (US$1.4 million) over 25 years.
Posted: November 14, 2018
UAE. There has been strong commitment from industry standards setters and other BSIs to address practice differences and inconsistency.
Posted: November 14, 2018
UAE. We have created significant change across the network through our contributions to local communities and environmental efforts, which have no doubt made an impact.
Posted: November 14, 2018
BAHRAIN. Ithmaar Holding reported a net profit of US$11.34 million for the nine-month period ended 30 September 2018, as compared to a net loss of US$16.25 million for the same period in 2017.
Posted: November 14, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The licence means that B2BX will be able to operate as a completely regulated exchange for trading cryptocurrencies.
Posted: November 13, 2018
UAE. Emirates NBD aims to persuade UAE citizens and residents to invest in their community by giving their skills and time to worthwhile causes.
Posted: November 12, 2018
UAE. Ludos aims to build a comprehensive blockchain gaming ecosystem, integrating the gaming community, developers, artists and investors.
Posted: November 12, 2018
HONG KONG & SINGAPORE. Family businesses should better harness generational diversity, overcome entrenchment and engage external sources of talent and capital to sustain growth between generations.
Posted: November 11, 2018
UAE. Bank wins awards across digital banking and innovation categories.
Posted: November 11, 2018
UAE. New law is important step in development of country's financial and debt capital market - STA Law Firm.
Posted: November 11, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. In the past three years, the Kingdom has seen a surge in start-up accelerators, and incubators for technology companies.
Posted: November 11, 2018
UAE. Slower improvements in activity and new work, alongside another contraction in employment contributed to the rate of growth slowdown.
Posted: November 10, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. "We're growing because we're able to offer clients the type of programs and infrastructure they need to efficiently and effectively access working capital solutions on a global basis."
Posted: November 10, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. In a new era of information overload, Kyriba Business Intelligence transforms mountains of financial data into visual dashboards to help executives make smarter global business decisions.
Posted: November 10, 2018
LEBANON. "The launch of the FX Global Code offers a unique opportunity to ensure the all FX market professionals adopt universal standards of ethics, conduct and behaviour".

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: November 16, 2018
UAE. The new cybercriminals are effectively a cross-breed of the once esoteric, targeted attacker, and the pedestrian purveyor of off-the-shelf malware, using manual hacking techniques, not for espionage or sabotage, but to maintain their dishonorable income streams.
date:Posted: November 14, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. RPA software spending is on pace to total US$2.4 billion in 2022.
date:Posted: November 14, 2018
UAE Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace Survey reveals strength in diversity and opportunities for improvement; 74% of women aspire to senior leadership roles.
UAE. The new cybercriminals are effectively a cross-breed of the once esoteric, targeted attacker, and the pedestrian purveyor of off-the-shelf malware, using manual hacking techniques, not for espionage or sabotage, but to maintain their dishonorable income streams.
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