Banking & Finance

Banking & Finance

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Net foreign assets held by Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are expected to rise by 19 per cent this year because of high oil...
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Abu Dhabi-based Tasweek Real Estate Development and Marketing looks beyond its borders as it attempts to broaden its position as a leading GCC real estate developer further, with a portfolio that includes projects in Asia.

Islamic insurance, known as Takaful, grew 19 per cent globally in 2010 and is expected to continue its fast-paced penetration into Muslim-dominated countries in...
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Chooi & Company, a Malaysian commercial law firm, is strongly committed to maintaining its core values of independence, integrity, and professionalism.

Debt issuance in the Middle East doubled in the first quarter of 2012 while investment banking fees declined, according to Thomson Reuters’ Q1 report...

Increased public spending, investment, and private consumption will lift growth in the Philippines over the next two years, but long-standing structural weaknesses remain an...

The Sulatanate of Brunei has bought a 20 per cent stake in Turkish Yildiz Holding's margarine and vegetable oil producing unit, Marsa Yag, the...
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Indonesia, Vietnam, and Singapore are the top three Southeast Asian investment destinations according to a competitiveness survey for 2011 and 2012, released by the...

Malaysia's second largest bank, CIMB, said on April 2 that has acquired a part of the Asian units of struggling Royal Bank of Scotland...

Singapore's DBS Group has declared on April 2 that is going to buy Indonesia's Bank Danamon for $7.3 billion in a deal which is...

Indonesia is becoming a new target destination for international investors as the country's recent economic success story has drawn a solid increase in foreign...
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UK bank Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is holding talks with sovereign wealth funds from GCC countries to sell off the 82 per cent...

The InterContinental Kuala Lumpur said it will complete phase one of a two-phase renovation by May 15, 2012, debuting a brand new main lobby....

Myanmar will begin a managed float of its currency, the kyat, from April 1, the central bank said in a statement published in an...
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Ableace Raakin Sdn Bhd is the first company in the world to use palm oil and its derivatives as an asset base for commodity murabahah transactions. It is now eyeing the GCC market to promote its products and services.
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AKPK was set up in 2006 and aims to promote financial wellness among Malaysians by empowering them to be financially savvy through consumer education, credit counselling, and debt management programmes.
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Myanmar, the secluded state in Southeast Asia, is showing first signs of easing its tight regulations for foreign investors in a bid to catch...
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MAA Group Berhad offers a full range of Shariah compliant life and general insurance products via its subsidiary, MAA Takaful Berhad, one of the highest-profile non-bank financial institutions in Malaysia.