UAE participates in Global Investors Summit in India

During his speech at the opening session, HE Al Saleh emphasised the strong bilateral ties between UAE and India, the latter being UAE’s first trade partner. He noted that the volume of trade between the two countries has amounted to $50 billion for the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Central Bank says lending to SMES has tightened

UAE banks have become less willing to lend to businesses and individuals, according to the latest quarterly credit sentiment report issued by the ­Central Bank. At the same time, borrowers, especially owners of small businesses and expats, have become ... ( read original story ...)

Emirates NBD pilots blockchain-based money transfers

During the pilot, remittance and trade finance processes were executed on the blockchain network with almost real-time transfers of invoices and purchase orders. Emirates NBD chairman Shaikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum said the pilot was the first of its ... ( read original story ...)

Emirates NBD and ICICI launch trade finance blockchain pilot

Emirates NBD and ICICI Bank have partnered with a subsidiary of Indian tech giant Infosys on a pilot blockchain solution for trade finance and remittances. The banks become the first in the UAE and India, respectively, to pilot blockchain-based network for ... ( read original story ...)

Head of Hedge Fund Selection – General Manager

Al Futtaim Group - Dubai - Al-Futtaim Group is one of the leading business houses in the Middle East region, employing over 40,000 people (including those in joint ventures and subsidiaries) in diverse sectors spanning more than 60 businesses ... ( read original story ...)