Monday 5 December 2016

Dubai Customs launches Smart Workplace

Dubai Customs has officially launched the Smart Workplace Platform that aims to turn traditional services into a unique user experience to reduce time and cost as well as boost custom transactions. Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, group chairman and chief executive officer of DP World e


Saudi Hollandi rebrands to Alawwal Bank

Saudi Hollandi Bank, the kingdom's oldest lender, said it has rebranded to Alawwal Bank (The First in Arabic). The name change marks the start of a transformation that will see the bank build on its reputation for innovation and service excellence. The new bran


Mubadala, HNA Group announce expanded collaboration

Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi investment and development company, and Chinese aviation and shipping conglomerate HNA Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding expanded investment collaboration between the two organizations. Following a series of senior leadership


PwC Middle East posts 14pc growth for FY16

PwC Middle East, a leading professional services firm, has posted a 14 per cent rise in its revenues for its 2016 fiscal year in its first Middle East Annual Review. All of its core businesses – assurance, tax & legal, deals, consulting and Strategy&– performe


Murabaha Finance plans expansion with SRB

Murabaha Finance, a top financing company in Saudi Arabia, has entered into an agreement with Shariyah Review Bureau (SRB), under which SRB will be the exclusive Sharia Advisor and Sharia Auditor for its financing products and operational upgrades. Murabaha Finance has be


Economist George Magnus to speak at Euromoney Qatar

George Magnus, a leading economist and the man credited with predicting that the US sub-prime crisis would lead to the 2008 recession, will speak at The Euromoney Qatar Conference 2016 in December, as one of the keynote presenters.   In his international keynote, he will exa


AIM 2017 to launch start-up edition

The upcoming seventh edition of the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) in Dubai, UAE will launch inaugural edition of AIM Startup. An initiative of the UAE Ministry of Economy, AIM runs from April 2-4 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The platform aims to attract entre


ICC-UAE partners with PayExpo Mena

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC-UAE) has announced partnership with the upcoming PayExpo Mena in Dubai, UAE, a major summit which will focus on the innovations in the payments sector. More than 1,000 global financial technology (fintech) experts will discuss the revolution

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