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: August 22, 2017
UAE. Seminar in association with DGCX reviews the recent economic reforms in India and their impact on NRIs, encouraging local and global investments.
Posted: August 22, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. 71% said uncertainty making long-term plans difficult; 58% said supply chains becoming more expensive; 36% looking for UK suppliers as a result of Brexit; 46% said there was no immediate impact.
Posted: August 21, 2017
UAE. This development is reflective of the growing potential of the Saudi Arabian and wider GCC region's Sharia compliant gold markets.
Posted: August 21, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The new portal will be Amana's global educational arm with a suite of advanced trading research tools reaching a wide audience from different countries.
Posted: August 20, 2017
UAE. Six out of the eight regional equities indices were in the red with only two in the black.
Posted: August 20, 2017
UAE. Bjorn Holderbeke will be based in Dubai as Head of Global Investments & Solutions for MENA clients.
Posted: August 17, 2017
LEBANON. Up to US$20 million will be on-lent to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Lebanon, in order to support their financing needs and contribute to creating more jobs and spurring growth and development.
Posted: August 17, 2017
UAE. The largest generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in MENA achieves sales of US$174.1 million with a net profit of US$17.4 million.
Posted: August 16, 2017
UAE. Jeff Youssef, Partner at Oliver Wyman and co-author of "Leveraging the Private Sector to Improve Airport Infrastructure", comments on airport privatisation in the region.
Posted: August 16, 2017
UAE. Newcomer employees can receive account number and debit card on date of joining.
Posted: August 15, 2017
UAE. Working Capital metrics have weakened each quarter since the oil price decline in fourth quarter 2014, leading to additional strain on liquidity, according to PwC's latest study
Posted: August 15, 2017
UAE. The partnership with Amlak Finance will allow Lootah's customers the opportunity to own more than just one property.
Posted: August 15, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Prestigious award recognizes NCB Capital's superior performance.
Posted: August 14, 2017
UAE. Announces plan to list UAE Real Estate Development business on DFM; Revenue for half-year 2017 is US$ 2.142 billion, an increase of 8% over the same period in 2016.
Posted: August 14, 2017
UAE. LexisNexis a leading provider of content and technology solutions - has entered into a content agreement with Diligencia, a respected provider of company information for the MENA region.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: August 23, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. In the future, smart African cities will be able to achieve zero waste, improve services and reduce costs thanks to smarter waste collection systems.
date:Posted: August 23, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The question is not what the military is or what it is for, but could defence become an incubator for emerging disruptive technologies?
date:Posted: August 23, 2017
UAE. New developments expected to be announced at the Building Healthcare Innovation & Design Show, now co-located with Cityscape Global in 2017; Building Healthcare's new congress format to offer 6 dedicated conferences under the theme "Starting with the End in Mind".
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
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