UAE banks continue to top GCC with $723b worth of assets

Abu Dhabi: The UAE banking sector has continued to top other GCC (Gulf Cooperative Council) counterparts in terms of assets value in the first half of 2017, with a total value of $723 billion in 48 banks operating in the country, a growth rate of 1.7 per ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Economy to bring latest e-services and apps to GITEX

real time response based on the latest information available on the Dubai Economy data bank. The Commercial Compliance & Consumer Protection sector will display its ‘IP Gateway’ and ‘Maydani’ initiatives. IP Gateway allows trademark owners anywhere ... ( read original story ...)

Commercial Bank of Dubai appoints Chief Operating Officer

In his previous role, Kumar was the Chief Operating Officer at Qatar Islamic Bank in Doha. With over 25 years banking experience, he spearheaded transformational projects at several MENA-based banks, along with serving in several senior roles at the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE–Japan SME Platform inaugurated in UAE

financial services, health care, and education. He pointed out that SMEs form the backbone of the UAE's economy, as it generates job opportunities, promotes competition, creates new industries, and drives sustainable economic growth. He pointed out that ... ( read original story ...)

Finance / Operations Manager – Dubai Jobs

Drive performance measures for the operations (efficiency & productivity), in the form of dashboards convenient for review of high level key indicators. Responsible for developing strategies, to solve critical business operational challenges, to ... ( read original story ...)

Are you ready for #ZeroFoodWaste in Dubai?

The call has been made on behalf of the UAE Food Bank and Dubai Municipality in support of the World Food Day, which will be observed with a wide variety of activities on October 16, the civic body said in a press release. The programmes, organised by the ... ( read original story ...)

First Abu Dhabi Bank to unveil e-Dirham upgrade

The UAE's Ministry of Finance (MoF) and First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) will showcase e-Dirham’s latest developments and technologies in electronic payment systems during the Gitex Technology Week 2017 in Dubai. The e-Dirham is a cashless payment system that ... ( read original story ...)

Is This The Geopolitical Shift Of The Century?

U.S. allies Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey and even the UAE, have shown an increased eagerness to develop ... Arabia is NOT asking Russia to take part in the long-awaited Aramco IPO in 2018. Russian individual investors and financial institutions, however ... ( read original story ...)