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: September 16, 2018
UAE. Berkeley Assets says private equity is raising more capital than ever before; sovereign wealth funds lead surge of interest from institutional investors.
Posted: September 15, 2018
UAE. HETACHAIN is a super-fast DPoS + BFT hybrid blockchain network; The global launch started in Dubai, and will proceed to London and Turkey.
Posted: September 15, 2018
NEW YORK. The transaction has been approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies.
Posted: September 14, 2018
LEBANON. The Institute of International Finance (IIF) issues report on the Lebanese economy in cooperation with Byblos Bank; The country is suffering from protracted economic stagnation, as the lack of reforms and delay in the formation of the new Cabinet have dampened private consumption and investments.
Posted: September 13, 2018
LEBANON. Increase in Q2 2018 due to expectations of renewed subsidies for housing loans; No change in the dynamics of the housing market; Index down 16.3% compared to Q2 2017.
Posted: September 13, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The collaboration broadens Andersen Global’s presence internationally and is a significant development for the practice in the Middle East.
Posted: September 13, 2018
UAE. 333 new graduates joined PwC across the region through the annual graduate intake; 83% of the graduates are Arabic speakers and 47% are female.
Posted: September 13, 2018
UAE. Brand Finance, the brand valuation and strategy consultancy, has ranked Emaar as the only company outside China in the top 10 most valuable real estate brands, with its brand value increasing by 39% in the past year.
Posted: September 12, 2018
UAE. The parties aim to facilitate cooperation in cultivating local entrepreneurship and innovation.
Posted: September 11, 2018
UAE. 35 companies shortlisted as finalists in 11 categories of the Daman Corporate Health Awards.
Posted: September 11, 2018
UAE. Business Leaders Forum promotes large-scale investment projects as the two-day India-UAE Partnership Summit (IUPS) kicks off at the Atlantis Hotel on October 30, 2018.
Posted: September 10, 2018
AUSTRALIA. Unimoni Australia unveils plans to expand its retail network and product offerings.
Posted: September 8, 2018
UAE. Builds Microsoft Cloud competency through this acquisition.
Posted: September 8, 2018
UAE. Partnership to enhance collaboration between business communities of both cities.
Posted: September 7, 2018
UAE. BCG's global report on sustainable economic development progress places the UAE in the top quartile when it comes to well-being; the UAE performs above the majority of its GCC peers.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: September 21, 2018
UAE. Analysts to explore AI developments and influence on businesses at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2019, March 4-6 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
date:Posted: September 20, 2018
UAE. Research from Aruba and Ponemon Institute shows security teams view Machine Learning and network visibility for users and IoT devices essential for battling stealthy threats inside IT infrastructures.
date:Posted: September 19, 2018
UAE. Few are confident in spotting security risks and vulnerabilities in DevOps operated public cloud environments.
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