Alba's total sales for the first six months of this year were BD376.4 million ($1.001 billion) versus $1.018 billion in the corresponding period last year, on the back of higher premium partially offset by lo
The spending of ultra-high-net-worth individuals (UHNWIs) on luxury goods is set to increase globally this year, said a survey.
The Wealth Report’s Attitudes Survey found that over a third of the wealth advisors expected the
National Bank of Oman (NBO), the sultanate's second-largest lender by assets, posted a flat fourth-quarter net profit, missing analysts' expectations.
The lender made a net profit of RO10.2 million ($26.5 million) in the t
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) reported a 47 per cent rise in third-quarter net profit on Wednesday, beating analysts' expectations, because of an increase in net interest income and lower provisions.
The bank posted a net p
Kuwait Finance House (KFH) , the Gulf state's biggest Islamic lender, reported a 21 per cent rise in second-quarter net profit on Tuesday, missing analysts' estimates.
Net profit rose to 26.8 million Kuwaiti dinars ($94.2
A US and Canadian proposal to protect the Internet from new international regulation has failed to win prompt backing from other countries, setting up potentially tough negotiations to rewrite a telecom treaty.
The commoditization of computer chips will lead to the omnipresence of the internet, with our clothes and walls being connected, experts predicted.
This will not only create countless new communications channels, it will also produce an en