Gold has steadied on a modestly higher dollar but looked set to post its biggest weekly gain in 10 months as investors sought safety from volatility in wider markets after Switzerland unexpectedly abandoned a cap on the Swiss franc.
Qatar National Bank (QNB) won the ‘Best Company for Investor Relations in Qatar' award at the Middle East Investor Relations Society 2014 Annual Conference held at the DIFC Conference Centre in Dubai, according to a report.
A senior World Bank official has called on Egypt to implement promised legal and bureaucratic reforms ahead of an international conference in March where the government hopes to attract more than $12 billion in investments.
Global investors have a restored appetite for risk amid greater optimism over the outlook for profits and the economy, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey for November.
A net 47 per cent of the global panel exp
The GCC investors - from sovereign wealth funds to rich individuals - have pumped in $1 billion into the US real estate market in 2014, up 51 per cent over last year, said a report.
The boost in spending is mainly due to the pace
Bahrain has paid great attention to the concepts of corporate governance to increase investor confidence and boost economic growth, a top minister said.
Industry and Commerce Dr Hassan Fakhro was speaking after opening the first A
National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) has agreed to sell its 30 per cent stake in its Qatari associate, International Bank of Qatar (IBQ), to Qatari investors in a transaction worth $538 million (KD155 million), at a $87 million profit.
Activist investor Starboard Value LP said it has acquired a "significant" stake in Yahoo Inc and urged the Internet company to explore a merger with AOL.
Starboard, the second activist investor to target Yahoo in the las
Dubai World Central (DWC), the world's first purpose-built aerotropolis, has embarked on a six-day tour of India to establish relations with the country’s business community and promote its rapidly expanding Business Park Free Zone to
The Saudi Arabian index is the region’s most diverse capital market due to its size and maturity, and has been gearing up to welcome foreign investors for sometime now, said a report.
Although foreign investors have been abl