Saturday 20 January 2018

Solidarity backs Bahrain Auto Fair 2018

Solidarity Bahrain, the largest Takaful company in Bahrain and a subsidiary of Solidarity Group Holding, has announced its participation in Bahrain Auto Fair 2018. The event will be held at Bahrain Financial Harbour area from January 17 to 21 and is expected to attract more than


ENBD REIT names new head of real estate

ENBD REIT, a Shari’a-compliant real estate investment trust, has announced that Tim Rose will step down as head of real estate at Emirates NBD Asset Management, handing over the top position to Anthony Taylor. Rose was head of real estate at ENBD REIT (previously Emirates R


Khan promoted to CEO of Shuaa Capital

Shuaa Capital, a premier financial services company in the UAE, in a major move, has elevated its general manager Fawad Tariq Khan to the post of chief executive officer. Khan brings more than a decade of experience in private equity and debt advisory and investment roles spannin


Mashreq Bank celebrates 50th anniversary

Mashreq Bank, the UAE’s oldest privately owned bank, celebrated its 50th anniversary in Bahrain in the attendance of key industry leaders, clients, and partners at the Gulf Hotel.    With 50 years of achievements, the bank is the regional leader when


Emirates NBD 2017 net profit surges 15pc to $2.27bn

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, delivered a strong set of results with record net profit of Dh8.35 billion ($2.27 billion) in 2017 as against net profits of Dh7.23 billion in the previous year, marking a surge of 15 per cent. Net interest income improved 7 per cent ye


Al Ansari Exchange units merge

The UAE's Al Ansari Exchange and Al Ansari Exchange Services have recently been merged completely after obtaining the necessary approvals from all official entities.    The merged Al Ansari Exchange Company now forms the largest exchange and remittance


ADGM wins top international accreditation

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre of Abu Dhabi, has been awarded accreditation by the internationally-recognised “Investors in People” Standard for its commitment to high performance through excellence in people management.   Inve


CEO named for Bahrain FinTech Bay

The Fintech Consortium has announced the appointment of Khalid Esam Saad as the chief executive officer (CEO) of Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB).   Saad will work closely with the board of BFB to lead the development of Bahrain FinTech Bay’s strategy; and overse


Dubai issues nearly 20,000 new licences in 2017

The Business Registration and Licencing (BRL) sector in Dubai Economy witnessed 288,878 transactions, including 19,877 new licences, during 2017, showing the activity recorded on the "Business Map" digital platform. The "Business Map" tracks BRL activity and s


Bahrain to host top FinTech forum in March

The second Middle East & Africa Fintech Forum will be held in Manama, Bahrain, on March 7 and 8 under the theme 'Beyond Disruption'.   The forum will be opened by Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain. The event will be h

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