Banking & Finance

Banking & Finance

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For a real estate developer such as Mohammad Alabbar, chairmain of Emaar, the Emirati company, there is no time to waste on such trivialities...

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Glencore, the world’s largest commodities trader, recently announced a flotation valued at $11 billion.  Now, Aabar (owned by Abu Dhabi’s International Petroleum Investment Company)...

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In a move uncharacteristic of the secretive Swiss banking industry, authorities there have frozen hundreds of millions of dollars belonging to deposed and current...

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The largest commodities trader in the world, Glencore, has announced that it values its impending flotation at about $61 billion.  Shares will be offered...

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Toby O’Connor has been named the CEO of DBS Group’s Islamic banking branch, Islamic Bank of Asia (IB Asia). After a period that has...

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Corporate, consumer, and SME & commercial lending by Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk led the Malaysian backed company (Maybank ) to post record growth at...

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In its quest to expand in the Islamic bank industry, Bahraini lender Al Baraka has announced plans to purchase an Indonesian bank at some...

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The Diamond Exchange of Singapore (DES) has been selected by the World Federation of Diamond Bourses to host the 2014 World Diamond Congress. While...

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A series of firsts concluded Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao’s visit to Indonesia.  It was the first visit by a Premier in 10 years, China...

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Warren Buffet has long been viewed as one of the most respected investors in the field, amassing a personal fortune in the billions of...

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Bahrain is losing its battle against Dubai as the region’s most inviting financial center due to the political instability in the region.  While Dubai...

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ArabianBusiness.com has released their current list of the 50 biggest countries in the Gulf Coast region.  There were few surprises on the list, but...

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Sentences were handed down today in one of Dubai’s most compelling cases of business fraud in years.  Six executives with the Dubai Islamic Bank...

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Emaar Properties is the leading property development company in the UAE. This Dubai-based company built the world’s tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai,...

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Despite the fact that the economy is in a downturn, commodities are at their highest since 2008. China, with more than $ 3trillion reserves, aims...