A 3-D artwork featuring a tree with leafs bearing the 99 names of Allah is capturing the attention of visitors at the exhibition on the ‘History and Art of Arabic Calligraphy’, being held under the auspices of ‘Hamdan Bin Moham
Bahrain’s Akhbar Al Khaleej editor-in-chief Anwar Abdulrahman has been named 'Media Personality of the Year' by top Arab organisations.
This comes as a recognition for his efforts to promote culture and media and his
Messe Frankfurt Middle East, formerly ‘Epoc Messe Frankfurt,’ is set to consolidate its position as one of the region’s foremost trade fair and conference organisers, with its new name and a renewed focus on the burgeoning regi
Islamic Bank of Britain (IBB), a UK-based wholly sharia compliant retail bank, has planned to change its name to Al Rayan Bank.
The change will be completed in December and it follows IBB’s acquisition recently by Masraf Al
Ithmaar Bank, a Bahrain-based Islamic retail bank, said its main branch has won the best branch award for the first quarter of the year.
The award was presented to branch manager Sami Al Hajri by the bank’s chief executive Ahmed A
Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate have chosen three traditional royal names by calling their new-born baby boy George Alexander Louis, William's office said on Wednesday.
The baby, born on Monday to global media f
Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company, one of the Sultanate's largest companies, has been launched under a new name and brand - Orpic.
Orpic is jointly owned by the Government of Oman and Oman Oil Company, the
Dubai’s new low cost airline has been named 'FlyDubai.' The brand identity and livery for FlyDubai will be unveiled in the coming months, said a company official.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, UAE vice president, prime minister an
Greg Wilkins, president and chief executive officer of Barrick Gold Corporation, has been appointed the chairman of World Gold Council (WGC).
The WGC is a global organisation formed by an association of the top gold mining companies t
Shamil Bank shareholders will be able to trade new shares of Ithmaar Bank on the Bahrain Stock Exchange from Monday.
Ithmaar has taken over its smaller affiliate and de-listed its stocks.
Shamil Bank, now a wholly-owned subsidiary